Defence briefings and other papers, January-November 1978, 1978-01 - 1978-11
Scope and Contents
Includes correspondence with General Sir Patrick Howard-Dobson, January-February 1978
Also includes briefing note for MT from John Stanley MP (her Parliamentary Private Secretary relating to "NATO and the new Soviet Threat", based on a report by American Senators Nunn and Bartlett to the Senate Committee on Armed Services, May 1977
Also includes Conservative Research Department briefing notes on the Government's statement on the defence estimates for 1978, March 1978; "Armed Forces' pay", May 1978
Also includes copy of statement to the House of Commons by James Callaghan MP concerning his visit to Washington DC, for the North Atlantic Council meeting, and to New York to address the United Nations Special Session on Disarmament (with handwritten annotations by MT), June 1978.
Also includes correspondence with Sir Frederic Bennett MP (relating to MT's visit to his constituency, April 1977), Julian Critchley MP (on the presentation of MT), May 1977; and Michael Heseltine MP (relating to direct labour organisations), May 1977 (these items probably mis-filed)
- 1978-01 - 1978-11
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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle in folder)
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- From the Fonds: Thatcher, Margaret Hilda, 1925 - 2013 (née Roberts, Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven, Prime Minister) (Person)