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Legislation

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 83 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 1914

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/44/26-31
Scope and Contents

Memorandum recommending the establishment of complete and rigid control over the sale of all alcoholic drinks in munitions and transport areas. [Carbon].

Dates: 1914
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 03 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/44/58
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sir Francis Hopwood [Additional Civil Lord, Admiralty, later 1st Lord Southborough] to WSC [First Lord of the Admiralty], on the desirability of controlling alcohol sales in transport and munitions areas. [Initialled by WSC].

Dates: 03 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 06 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 13/44/59-61
Scope and Contents

Minute from Sir Francis Hopwood [Additional Civil Lord, Admiralty, later 1st Lord Southborough] to WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, on reports on the effect of excessive drinking.

Dates: 06 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Mar 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/16/94-95
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC to Samuel Lamb, on possible points of difference between himself and the Liberals, particularly the Licensing Question, Disestablishment and Disendowment, and the need for reform of the Education Act, giving his opinion that the election would be fought on four main issues, (1) Free Trade, (2) Retrenchment and the reorganisaton of finance on strict Gladstonian principles, (3) Reduction in size and cost of the Army and the Navy, (4) a copmplete re-organisation of the Army...
Dates: 26 Mar 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Jun 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/80
Scope and Contents Letter from Charles Prescott (42 Half Moon Street, [London]) to WSC asking him to support his Liberal candidature for the St Augustine's division of Kent with a speech at Deal. CHAR 2/17/81 12 June 1904 Letter from Francis William Fox (Reform Club, Pall Mall, [London]) to WSC enclosing a printed letter on the Licensing Bill sent by him to the Home Secretary [Aretas Akers-Douglas] [see CHAR 2/17/82] and asking whether WSC and others could not bring about a compromise between the liquor trade...
Dates: 11 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Jun 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/82
Scope and Contents

Letter from Francis William Fox (Reform Club, [London]) to Aretas Akers-Douglas (the Home Secretary) detailing the objections of the Temperance movement, churches and others to the Licensing Bill and suggesting amendments to it. Printed Originally sent with CHAR 2/17/82.

Dates: 12 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Jun 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/99
Scope and Contents

Letter from Alfred Stansfield (52 Moorhouse Place, Gibraltar, Pudsey, [Yorkshire]) to WSC complaining about the provision for compensation to licence-holders in the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 29 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Jul 1904

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/114
Scope and Contents

Letter from G S Pawle (Widford, Ware, Hertfordshire) to WSC criticising the absence of a time limit for compensation to brewers in the Licensing Bill. Annotated in shorthand.

Dates: 03 Jul 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1903]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/10/4
Scope and Contents

Pamphlet - No Compensation by Joseph Malins, published by the National Temperance Federation, advocating no compensation for the compulsory extinction of liquor licenses.

Dates: [1903]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 02 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/65/36-37
Scope and Contents

Letter from P W Wilson (The Red Gable, Meadway, Hendon, [London]) to WSC inviting him to become a patron of the People's Palaces Association, which aims to establish well-run refreshment houses for the sale of tea and coffee to workers, and enclosing a statement of the aims of the association [see CHAR 2/65/38]. Signed typescript. Annotated by WSC: "no".

Dates: 02 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/65/38
Scope and Contents

Printed statement of the aims of the National People's Palaces Association Limited, established by temperance societies to provide refreshment houses for the sale of tea and coffee to workers. Sent with CHAR 2/65/36-38. A typescript copy at CHAR 2/65/40-42.

Dates: May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 21 Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/65/39
Scope and Contents

Letter from members of the advisory council of the People's Palaces Association (1 Albemarle Street, Piccadilly, London) to WSC asking for his patronage for the Association, which has been established by temperance societies to provide refreshment houses for the sale of tea and coffee to workers, particularly those engaged at armament works and dockyards. Signed typescript.

Dates: 21 Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), Apr 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/65/40-42
Scope and Contents

Statement of the aims of the People's Palaces Association Limited, which has been established by temperance societies to provide refreshment houses for the sale of tea and coffee to workers, particularly those engaged at armament works and dockyards. Typescript. Printed copy at CHAR 2/65/38.

Dates: Apr 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 03 May 1915

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/65/43-44
Scope and Contents

Letter from James Kendall (Corn Exchange, Fennel Street, Manchester) to WSC reporting on the widespread support in the country for the prohibition of the sale of alcohol to help the war effort.

Dates: 03 May 1915
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 20 Apr 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/45/84
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Islington [earlier Sir John Dickson Poynder] (8 Chesterfield Gardens, [London]) to WSC on his appointment as Governor of New Zealand and the Inebriate Reformatory Bill.

Dates: 20 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Sep 1910-28 Sep 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/46/32
Scope and Contents

Note from WSC (Home Office) to John Pedder enclosing a memorandum [not present] from the Socialist Lord Provost of Dundee [Scotland] on the reduction in crime following the imposition of a new whisky duty, 21 Sep 1910 Typescript annotated with Pedder's comments on the memorandum, 23 Sep [1910, and with note that it was sent to the Chancellor of the Exchequer [David Lloyd George], 28 Sep [1910]].

Dates: 21 Sep 1910-28 Sep 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Apr [1908] - 25 Apr 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/35A-35B
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Cutting: letter from E P Stevenson to the editor of the Westminster Gazette asserting WSC's claims to the support of Free Trade Unionists in the North-West Manchester election and criticising his opponents' campaigning on the Licensing Bill and other issues; also includes covering note for letter [not present] from [?] Bertram Straus [MP for Mile End, London] offering to give up his seat to WSC.

Dates: 21 Apr [1908] - 25 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 May 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/48
Scope and Contents

Letter from J Wales Cameron (11 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, [Scotland]) to WSC enclosing cuttings about a dinner party attended by WSC in Edinburgh which contravened the local licensing laws [see CHAR 2/34/48a].

Dates: 15 May 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 May 1908-[14] May 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/48a
Scope and Contents

Cuttings from the [Edinburgh Evening Dispatch] about a dinner party attended by WSC in Edinburgh [Scotland] which contravened the local licensing laws. 2 papers. Sent with CHAR 2/34/48.

Dates: 13 May 1908-[14] May 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Jul 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/8
Scope and Contents

Letter from Rosalind Carlisle (1 Palace Green, Kensington, [London]) praising his recent speech in Hyde Park [London] on the Licensing Bill and asking for a meeting.

Dates: 27 Jul 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Jul 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/24
Scope and Contents

Letter from Marie Corelli (Mason Croft, Stratford-on-Avon, [Warwickshire]) to WSC referring to his recent speech in Hyde Park [London] on the Licensing Bill and mentioning her new book on the drink problem, Holy Orders. States that she is not a suffragette.

Dates: 27 Jul 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Oct 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/49
Scope and Contents

Letter from C Healy (Stort Lodge, Bishop's Stortford, [Hertfordshire]) to WSC asking whether he supports the policy of the United Kingdom Alliance, whose chief object is "'the total suppression of the liquor traffic'".

Dates: 17 Oct 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Apr 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/37/2
Scope and Contents

Letter from Edward Tootal Broadhurst (The Manor House, North Rode, Congleton, [Cheshire]) to WSC stating that he will only support WSC in the North-West Manchester by- election if it is fought specifically on Free Trade, since he disagrees with other Government measures such as the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 10 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Dec 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/38/58
Scope and Contents

Page from the Gloucester Journal: speech by Herbert Asquith [later Lord Oxford and Asquith] at the National Liberal Club attacking the power of the House of Lords with special reference to the Education Bill and the Licensing Bill and the reply of Lord St Aldwyn [earlier Sir Michael Hicks Beach] at Gloucester.

Dates: 19 Dec 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Jan 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/39/4-5
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (Board of Trade) to Henry Massingham asserting that there was much support in the country for the rejection by the House of Lords of the Licensing Bill and that an attack on the Lords on constitutional grounds will fail if not backed by a demand in the country for a specific measure which the Lords will not pass. Looks forward to the major measures being planned by the Government. Copy in the hand of Annette Anning signed by WSC. Annotated: "not sent." A typescript copy at...
Dates: 23 Jan 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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