Papers relating to energy, May 1979-circa September 1982, 1979-05 - 1982
Scope and Contents
Part 1, 1979: includes note from ‘T.P. [Tim] Lankester (MT's Private Secretary for Economic Affairs)' to 'Mr [Martin] Vile [Cabinet Office]’, "Energy issues", 8 May 1979
Part 2, 1980
Part 3, 1981
Part 4, 1982: includes extensive material on the National Coal Board's applications to mine the Vale of Belvoir, their rejection in March 1982 by the Department of the Environment and likely impact of rejection on handling of possible strike action by the National Union of Mineworkers", with memo by Nigel Lawson MP, 27 January 1982, and letter to MT from Joe Gormley, 29 January 1982; and note to MT from Ian Gow MP (her Parliamentary Private Secretary) on "The miners- pay", 29 September 1982
- 1979-05 - 1982
Conditions Governing Access
Part 1 opened in February 2010; part 2 in March 2011; part 3 in March 2012; and part 4 in March 2013 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.
Language of Materials
ToDayMonth: circa September.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Thatcher, Margaret Hilda, 1925 - 2013 (née Roberts, Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven, Prime Minister) (Person)