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Papers from Child's work as part of Neil Kinnock's private office, including: briefings and other papers relating to South Africa and the Commonwealth; General Election papers, particularly briefings on key seats and marginals and briefings for the 1992 election tour.
The Papers consist of political papers, correspondence, speeches and press cuttings, mainly relating to Trade Unions, the Ministry of Labour and National Service, and the Foreign Office.
The papers held at Churchill Archives Centre cover Silkin's Parliamentary and Ministerial career, and his other public interests, including the Channel Tunnel, the E.E.C. and the dairy industry. There is material of particular interest on Silkin's difficulties with his Constituency Party in Deptford, and on the Labour Party Leadership and Deputy Leadership elections in 1980 and 1983.
Speech drafts written for Neil Kinnock, as Leader of the Labour Party, with notes on speech writing strategy, and also papers on Labour's Black Sections policy and ethnic minority representation in the Party.
The collection comprises a small collection of personal papers, ephemera, and photographs; printed copies of Hamilton's published articles and talks; biographical materials prepared by Hamilton's niece and nephew; and a series of Mary Agnes Hamilton's handwritten private diaries in small notebooks compiled between January 1938 and August 1945. The sequence of diaries is complete, apart from one diary dating from November 1942-March 1943.
The collection contains Kinnock's papers as Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition, 1983-92, and also from his work for the European Commission, 1995-2004.
The papers include political papers (mainly relating to Kinnock's leadership of the Labour Party), engagements diaries and visits papers, copies of his speeches and public statements, constituency correspondence, photographs and some audio-visual material.
The material held at Churchill Archives Centre deals with Sir Dingle's career as a Liberal and then a Labour Member of Parliament, as well as with his distinguished position in the legal profession, particularly with regard to Commonwealth countries and with his literary skills.
The papers comprise correspondence, subject files, visit files, literary papers, diaries and audio-visual material.
- Politics 6
- Government 3
- Politicians 3
- Education 2
- Elections 2
- Foreign policy 2
- Hong Kong 2
- Trade unions 2
- Africa 1
- Austria 1
- Cartoons 1
- China 1
- Colonial countries 1
- Communication 1
- Constitutional law 1
- Courts 1
- Economic policy 1
- Economics 1
- Engineering 1
- Germany 1
- Government policy 1
- Health 1
- India 1
- Industrial policy 1
- Iraq 1
- Labour relations 1
- Law 1
- Legal systems 1
- Mathematics 1
- Mauritius 1
- Pakistan 1
- Pensions 1
- Political parties 1
- Postwar reconstruction 1
- Press 1
- Public relations 1
- Publishing 1
- Railway transport 1
- Science 1
- Scotland 1
- Second World War (1939-1945) 1
- Socialism 1
- Sri Lanka 1
- State and education 1
- Transport 1
- Women 1 ∧ less
- Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) 3
- Bevin, Ernest, 1881 - 1951 (statesman and Trade Union Leader) 1
- Bray, Jeremy William, 1930 - 2002 (politician, mathematician) 1
- Child, Christopher, 1953 (administrator) 1
- Dalyell, Thomas, Sir, 1932 - 2017 (11th Baronet, politician, called Tam Dalyell) 1
- Foot, Dingle Mackintosh, Sir, 1905 - 1978 (Knight, MP and barrister) 1
- Foot, Dorothy Mary, 2000 (wife of Sir Dingle Foot) 1
- Foreign Office 1
- Hamilton, Mary Agnes (née Adamson, 1882-1966, writer, politician, broadcaster, and civil servant) 1
- Hynd, John Burns, 1902 - 1971 (politician) 1
- Liberal Party 1
- Ministry of Labour 1
- Newbigin, John Lesslie, 1947 (arts consultant and former policy adviser to Neil Kinnock) 1
- Silkin, John Ernest, 1923 - 1987 (politician) 1
- Stewart, Mary Elizabeth Henderson, 1903 - 1984 (Baroness Stewart of Alvechurch) 1
- Stewart, Robert Michael Maitland, 1906 - 1990 (Baron Stewart of Fulham) 1
- Trades Union Congress 1
- Williams, Edward Francis, 1903 - 1970 (Baron Francis-Williams of Abinger, publisher) 1 ∧ less