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Planning

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 188 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 21 Mar 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/193A/85-116
Scope and Contents Draft copy of speech notes for WSC's broadcast on post war plans including: his illness; India; the difficulty of forecasting post war expenditure; anticipation of victory against Germany and Japan; the need for a 4 year plan; the Beveridge report; WSC's conviction of the need for social reform; agriculture; public health; education; unemployment. Extracts from the draft [unused] notes include criticism of Gandhi's fast and of the Beveridge report. Carbon typescript with annotations by...
Dates: 21 Mar 1943
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Jan 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/21A/18
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to Arthur Greenwood [Minister without Portfolio], agreeing with his proposal that the Ministry of Works should concentrate on the immediate restoration of damaged properties rather than planning for the post-war period.

Dates: 13 Jan 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 04 Feb 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/21A/49-53
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to Minister without Portfolio [Arthur Greenwood] with names of Ministers to be included on his committee [to consider post-war reconstruction], with terms of reference for the committee. [See also CHAR 20/21A/86 ].

Dates: 04 Feb 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Feb 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/21A/86
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to Arthur Greenwood [Minister without Portfolio] suggesting that adding another four members to the post-war reconstruction committee would be a mistake. [See CHAR 20/21A/49 - 53 ].

Dates: 17 Feb 1941
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29-31 Mar 1929

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/100/137-138
Scope and Contents Memorandum from Frederick Leith-Ross [Deputy Controller of Finance] to Sir Richard Hopkins [Controller of Finance and Supply Services] and Donald Fergusson [Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer] on government expenditure, countering criticism by [David] Lloyd George by explaining government development and expenditure on housing, roads, telephones etc, and guarantees under the Trade Facilities Act and Colonial Development schemes equating to over £300 million expenditure,...
Dates: 29-31 Mar 1929
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Oct 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/97B/219-220
Scope and Contents Speech to be made by Herbert Morrison [Home Secretary] on 3 October at Caird Hall, Dundee [Scotland] on post war government policy reminding them of the mistakes that were made after the last war blaming the 1920's slump on the business community wanting to get back to normal and the press who echoed the sentiments of the business world and stating that after this war controls will have to be maintained as goods will be short and the purchasing power will be high, this will have to be...
Dates: 01 Oct 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), Oct 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/97B/222-226
Scope and Contents Speech to be made by Herbert Morrison [Home Secretary] to the Fabian Society on the 30 October on the subject of the State and Industry describing the history government policy to industries and then stating how the war has increased the power of these industries and declaring his support of public ownership of some industries stating that they give some assurance of stability in bad times, and that vast concentrations of wealth are a political menace but pronouncing his support for small...
Dates: Oct 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Jan 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/95B/156
Scope and Contents

Letter from Stanley Bruce (Australia House, London, W C 2) [Australian High Commissioner] to WSC marked "Personal" enclosing a note on post-war policy [see CHAR 20/95B/157- 165] stating that the only reward that they can give their people for their part in the war is social security and economic well being and that permanent peace can only be assured with an international authority supported by adequate force Signed. Annotated.

Dates: 13 Jan 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jan 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/95B/157-158
Scope and Contents Paper on post war policy [sent with CHAR 20/95B/156] marked "A" stating: that our objective should be to preserve the integrity of the British Empire and to obtain the highest possible standard of living for its people; that to achieve this there must be security and freedom from a fear of aggression and an expansive world economy; that security could only be assured through international co-operation which would be best served by an international authority supported by an adequate force and...
Dates: 05 Jan 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jan 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/95B/159-165
Scope and Contents Paper on post war problems marked "B" noting the political arguments for the policies listed in CHAR 20/95B/157-158 stating: that due to the great part played by Britain in the war she should not hesitate to demand that her national interests are preserved; that the interests of the Empire will be in the Far East, the Middle East and Europe and concluding that the only way to safeguard these interests, due to the forces necessary, is by international co- operation; that this co-operation...
Dates: 05 Jan 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 05 Jul 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/95B/171-172
Scope and Contents Letter from Harold Butler (British Embassy, Washington D C, United States) [Minister in charge of the British Information Services in Washington] to Brendan Bracken [Minister of Information] stating: that according to Wendell Wilkie [United States Republican Leader] the Administration is losing all its support and that the Republicans would win the next election; that Wilkie considers post war bilateral agreements to be insufficient and is opposed to any formal Anglo-American agreement which...
Dates: 05 Jul 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Jul 1943

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/95B/179
Scope and Contents Letter from Leslie Burgin (3 Gray's Inn Place, London W C 1) [Liberal Nationalist MP for Luton, Bedfordshire] to George Harvie Watt [Parliamentary Private Secretary to WSC] regarding post war reparations in Germany and stating that he believes that despite allied bombing, German industries would quickly recover after the war and suggesting that every German industry contributing to the war effort should be controlled by share capitals which could be vested in trustees for the allied nations...
Dates: 16 Jul 1943
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Feb 1944 - 29 Feb 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/152/2
Scope and Contents Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, February 1944.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: members of the Cabinet and other government ministers; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; the Chiefs of Staff; Colonel Ian Jacob [Military Assistant Secretary to the War Cabinet]; Thomas Dugdale [later 1st Lord Crathorne, Chairman of the Conservative Party];...
Dates: 01 Feb 1944 - 29 Feb 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Sep 1944 - 30 Sep 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/153/3
Scope and Contents Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, September 1944.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: members of the Cabinet and other government ministers; the Chiefs of Staff; Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; Major-General Leslie Hollis and Colonel Ian Jacob [Military Assistant Secretaries to the War Cabinet]; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; "C" [Major General Sir Stewart Menzies, Head of...
Dates: 01 Sep 1944 - 30 Sep 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Oct 1944 - 31 Oct 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/153/4
Scope and Contents Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, October 1944.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: senior civil servants, including Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; Air Chief Marshal Arthur Harris [Commander in Chief Bomber Command]; members of the Cabinet and other government ministers, particularly Foreign Secretary [Anthony Eden, later 1st Lord Avon]; the...
Dates: 01 Oct 1944 - 31 Oct 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Nov 1944 - 30 Nov 1944

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/153/5
Scope and Contents Prime Minister's printed personal minutes, November 1944.Includes texts of minutes from WSC (annotated with additional printed information) to: senior civil servants, including Sir Edward Bridges [Secretary to the War Cabinet]; members of the Cabinet and other government ministers; General Sir Hastings Ismay [Chief of Staff to the Minister of Defence]; Sir Desmond Morton [Prime Minister's Personal Assistant]; the Chiefs of Staff; the Chief Whip [James Stuart]; Colonel Ian Jacob [Military...
Dates: 01 Nov 1944 - 30 Nov 1944
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 08 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/194A/6-8
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to George Isaacs [MP for Southwark North] regarding the position of the British Trades Union representatives at the San Francisco Conference [United States] and stating that while the Government does not feel able to share its responsibility with any non-governmental body this decision is in no way a reflection upon the Trades Union movement [carbon].

Dates: 08 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29 May 1945

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 20/194A/56-58
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to Sir Arthur Salter [Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster] explaining his responsibilities regarding European reconstruction and listing the various committees on which he will serve [carbon].

Dates: 29 May 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Mar 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/29/62
Scope and Contents

Letter from T Horsfall (Swanscoe Park, near Macclesfield, [Cheshire]) to WSC advocating stricter control of the extension of towns such as exists in continental Europe, the Transvaal [South Africa], the United States and elsewhere. Considers an area of slums in the Ancoats district of Manchester. Signed typescript annotated in shorthand.

Dates: 23 Mar 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Apr 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/10
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Letter from Stanley Udale (11 Birch Grove, Ealing Common, [London]) to WSC inclosing a statement of the results of his survey of slums in Lincoln in 1895 [see CHAR 2/30/11].

Dates: 21 Apr 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [06] [Jul] [1895]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/11
Scope and Contents

Extract from the Lincoln Gazette and Times: statement of the results of Stanley Udale's survey of the slums of Lincoln. Printed. Sent with CHAR 2/30/10.

Dates: [06] [Jul] [1895]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Apr 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/13
Scope and Contents

Letter from T Horsfall (Swanscoe Park, near Macclesfield, [Cheshire]) to WSC criticising the Education Bill and hoping that it will not weaken the Government's ability to deal with land reform and housing. Signed typescript.

Dates: 22 Apr 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1907]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/100
Scope and Contents

Letter from [WSC] to the editor of the Times on Henry Rider Haggard's assertion that rural depopulaton and urban congestion can only be remedied by a multiplication of small holdings and a system of Protection. Draft in the hand of ?.

Dates: [1907]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Feb 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/33/20-22
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Colonial Office) to T C Horsfall thanking him for his papers on town planning and asking for details on how a system of professional mayors on the German model could be implemented in Britain. Suggests that all local government officials should form one corporate body like the central civil service. Copy in the hand of Annette Anning. Draft at CHAR 2/33/23-24.

Dates: 13 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Feb 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/33/23-24
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Colonial Office) to T C Horsfall thanking him for his papers on town planning and asking for details on how a system of professional mayors on the German model could be implemented in Britain. Suggests that all local government officials should form one corporate body like the central civil service. Incomplete draft in the hand of Annette Anning. A fuller copy at CHAR 2/33/20-22.

Dates: 13 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open

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