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Photocopies of briefing papers from Ferdinand Mount (Head, PM's Policy Unit, 1982-4) on the preparation of policy and the 1983 General Election manifesto, 1982-3, 1982-06 - 1982-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 1/15/9

Scope and Contents

Part 1, 1982: includes briefing notes from Mount on, "Renewing the value of society suggestions for the mid-80s", 22 June 1982; "After the rail strike", 29 June 1982; "The Prime Minister's Department", 15 July 1982
Part 2, 1983: "Draft alpha" of 1983 General Election manifesto, ? 1983; "Unemployment", 24 June 1983; "A strategy for jobs" [note for a Seminar at Chequers on economic policy, 2 September 1983; "DHSS seminar", 14 September 1983; "Agriculture", 23 September 1983; "The Follow-up meeting" [following the economic seminar at Chequers], 15 December 1983


  • 1982-06 - 1982-12

Conditions Governing Access

Part 1, opened in March 2013; part 2, in October 2013; later material closed It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.


3 folder(s) (2 folders open; 1 currently closed)

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Finding aid date

2013-01-04 11:40:23+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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