Found in 48 Collections and/or Records:
The papers cover every aspect of Lord Noel-Baker's very full and varied career and include constituency papers, Labour Party material, extensive sections on domestic and international affairs, peace and disarmament, sport, books and articles, speeches and correspondence.
Gives: weekly and quarterly totals received, plus dividends, etc., and notes of payments, with printed annual statements from 1907.
Records fortnightly contributions, totalled quarterly.
Subjects include: NK’s poll rating; the National Pensioners’ Convention; NK’s visit to Sheffield [Yorkshire]; NK’s early life and political career; the miners’ strike.
Press review of a European Parliament Socialist Bureau meeting in London, a pensioners’ rally and a European textiles forum in Bradford, Yorkshire.
Briefings for NK’s visits including: the "Old and Cold" visit to Hammersmith and Fulham [London]; a delegation campaigning for Birmingham Children’s Hospital; visit to Edinburgh, Scotland, for a campaign against the Poll Tax.
Briefings for NK’s visits including: visit to the East Midlands, for the "Leader Listens" event in Loughborough [Leicestershire]; a delegation from the National Pensioners’ Convention (also relating to the "Old and Cold" Hammersmith and Fulham visit in London), including copies of correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, on winter fuel allowances; visit to a Social Security office and geriatric hospital in Cardiff [Wales] and for a Poll Tax photo call.
Comprise three copies; one of them is interleaved and annotated.
Correspondence, notes and press releases on Labour’s response to the Mirror Group pension fund scandal. Includes: notes of a meeting between NK and Alastair Campbell [Political Editor of the Daily Mirror]; copy of a letter from Gordon Brown, Trade and Industry spokesman, to Peter Lilley, Secretary of State for Trade and Industry; statements by Marjorie 'Mo' Mowlam, City and Corporate Affairs spokesman, and Michael Meacher, Social Security spokesman; briefings.
Correspondence with teachers and representatives of teachers' unions from JA's Preston constituency, Lancashire, protesting against increases in their pension contributions. Other correspondents include Sir David Eccles, Minister of Education.
WASPI: Interviews with Karen Glynn, Janet Rhodes, Julie Delve, Christine Austin, and Prafula Shah: Women's State Pension Rise Injustices Rally in Westminster #WASPI #Backto60 #OneVoice #LondonRally10thOctober2018, 2018-10-10
Hundreds of women marched from Hyde Park to Westminster from all over the country, in protest again at the rise to their state pension age. Carrying banners, and bringing traffic to a standstill outside Parliament several of the campaign groups associated with the SPA rises for women joined together #ShoulderToShoulder to raise the issue yet again with politicians and Theresa May's government.
Briefings, arrangements (including correspondence with Peter Mandelson, producer) and transcripts for NK’s interviews with Brian Walden for Weekend World. Subjects include: economic policy and Labour’s attitude to the City; NK’s visits to Europe, the Stockholm Conference on arms control [Sweden] and the situation in the Lebanon; foreign policy; renationalisation; pensions; defence; energy.
Briefings, arrangements and transcripts for NK’s interview with Brian Walden for Weekend World, Jan 1984. Subjects include: electoral strategy; economic policy; renationalisation; trade unions; defence; pensions. Includes a transcript of an earlier Weekend World interview with [William] John Biffen, Leader of the House of Commons, on Government cuts to public spending.