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European economic cooperation

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:

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Articles, 1990-09 - 1993-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/RIDL 3/2
Scope and Contents Drafts of articles written by NR, often with copies of the published edition, and related correspondence.
Dates: 1990-09 - 1993-03
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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BBC Wednesday, 1991-11-20

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/241
Scope and Contents Coverage of NK speaking in Parliament on the Government’s policy towards the European Union and Economic and Monetary Union.
Dates: 1991-11-20
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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British Labour Group Information Campaign on 1992, 1987-12 - 1989-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 6/1/23
Scope and Contents Includes: draft of NK’s speech to launch a study on the European internal market, Jan 1989; reports of confederation of European socialist parties.
Dates: 1987-12 - 1989-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Correspondence with John Major, 1990-12 - 1992-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 1/1/10
Scope and Contents Subjects include: coverage of the Cricket World Cup; the state of the economy; the housing crisis; compensation for those infected with HIV from blood transfusions; cold weather payments to the elderly; the Maastricht Treaty; environmental policy; a proposed foundation to help new parties in developing democracies; energy efficiency; the collapse of BCCI [Bank of Credit and Commerce International]; National Health Service reforms; measures to help the homeless; bringing British nationals in...
Dates: 1990-12 - 1992-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, 1990-01 - 1990-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 1/1/9
Scope and Contents Subjects include: inflation forecasts; the alleged involvement of British soldiers in training the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia; the debate on Britain joining the European Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM); the debate on Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait; security vetting procedures; environmental policy and the G7 Summit; the sale of Rover to British Aerospace; a report on low income statistics; comparison between the Poll Tax and rates; child maintenance payments; new business creation; Japan’s whaling...
Dates: 1990-01 - 1990-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Europe, 1986-05 - 1988-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 6/1/18
Scope and Contents Papers from the National Economic Development Council on European industrial and economic policy.
Dates: 1986-05 - 1988-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Europe, 1986-04 - 1989-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 6/1/19
Scope and Contents Papers on economic and regional impact of 1992 European Internal Market and reform of the international trading system, including a memorandum from the European Socialist Confederation Leaders’ summit, Oct 1987, speech notes by NK on the Venice economic summit, June 87, the Bretton Woods system and to the US-EEC Association in New York, Mar 87.
Dates: 1986-04 - 1989-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Europe and the Common Market, 1957 - 1958

Reference Code: GBR/0014/ABMS 5/16
Scope and Contents Working papers on the Common Market and European Free Trade Area, covering subjects such as free trade and British businesses, industry, and agriculture; developments towards European integration; and marketing and the potential for market research in Europe. Consists of press cuttings, articles, and survey data.
Dates: 1957 - 1958
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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European Commission speeches, 1999-05 - 1999-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/2/86
Scope and Contents Subjects include: NK’s nomination as Vice President for Administrative Reform; transport policy; writing the Labour leader’s speech for Conference; reconstruction and stabilisation following the break-up of Yugoslavia; economic and monetary union (EMU).
Dates: 1999-05 - 1999-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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General papers, 1989-01 - 1989-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 2/1/128
Scope and Contents Includes: brief and agenda for campaign management team meeting; note on the campaigning framework for 1989; proposed changes to the Conference voting system and Trades Union Congress proposals on the minimum wage; question and answer brief on the Poll Tax; note on black and Asian organisation within Labour; briefs for meetings with the Whips, the Tribune Group, MPs and junior Front Bench spokesmen; paper on alternative voting systems; papers on a New Socialist conference; congratulations on...
Dates: 1989-01 - 1989-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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General papers, 1989-08 - 1990-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 2/1/137
Scope and Contents Briefings etc on subjects including: an international rugby tour of South Africa; problems for the Conservatives over Europe, particularly over the economy; majority voting in the European Council; setting up a Policy Review group on public management; the 1991 Conference schedule; party finances; hospitals opting out of the National Health Service, particularly relating to Hinchingbrooke, in John Major’s Huntingdon constituency.
Dates: 1989-08 - 1990-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Letters on resignation from the government, 1990, 1990-07 - 1990-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/RIDL 2/8
Scope and Contents Letters on NR's resignation from the government
Dates: 1990-07 - 1990-08
Conditions Governing Access: Open
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Meeting with French Ambassador, 1987-02

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/47
Scope and Contents Notebook from a meeting between NK and the ambassador on nuclear defence, and other subjects including the European Monetary System.
Dates: 1987-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Meeting with James Baker, 1985-09 - 1988-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 6/1/22
Scope and Contents Briefing for Council on Foreign Relations breakfast meeting in honour of US Treasury Secretary James Baker, in Paris [France], May 1988. Also includes briefing for a dinner with Michael Jay, financial counsellor at the British Embassy, Paris, on the European internal market.
Dates: 1985-09 - 1988-05
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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"Neil Kinnock, the Lost Leader", 1992-09 - 1992-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 17/58
Scope and Contents Correspondence and transcript for David Dimbleby’s interview with NK for the Political Memoirs series, on the loss of the 1992 General Election (including the Sheffield rally, Yorkshire, Apr 1992) and NK’s career as leader of the Labour Party. Includes briefing and earlier source material on Labour’s approach to European Economic and Monetary Union and defence, and a statement by NK pleading for unity within Labour, Sept 1982. Also includes a note on a proposed Scottish television series on...
Dates: 1992-09 - 1992-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Notebooks of meetings, 1988-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/76
Scope and Contents Includes: rough notes of a meeting with [? the British Coal Corporation] on the future of Merthyr Vale colliery [Wales]; notes on dealing with constituency correspondence and visits; notes from a press briefing on the [?] European Single Market Act and economic and monetary union.
Dates: 1988-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Notebooks of meetings, 1990-10 - 1990-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/110
Scope and Contents Rough notes of meetings on the Inter-Governmental Conferences on economic and monetary union, with individuals including: Jean Pierre Cot [Chairman of the European Parliament Socialist Group]; Pierre Mauroy [First Secretary of the French Socialist Party]; Gianni de Michelis [Italian Foreign Minister]; Klaus Hansch [Vice-Chairman of the Socialist Group]; Julian Priestley [Secretary-General of the Socialist Group]; Felipe Gonzalez [Prime Minister of Spain].
Dates: 1990-10 - 1990-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Policy: European Union, 1981 - 1993

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 8
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence, on subjects including: the Confederation of European Socialist Parties (and NK’s candidacy for its Presidency, 1992); Socialist International; European monetary and political union, particularly relating to the Political and Economic and the Monetary Intergovernmental Conferences and the Maastricht Treaty; the British Labour Group in the European Parliament (from June 1990 known as the European Parliamentary Labour Party, EPLP); Eastern Europe.
Dates: 1981 - 1993
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Policy Review: John Eatwell, 1986-10 - 1988-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 2/2/19
Scope and Contents Papers circulated to John Eatwell, Economic Adviser to NK (who was dealing with all three economic policy review groups), on the European single market.
Dates: 1986-10 - 1988-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Post-General Election speeches, 1992-04 - 1992-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/57
Scope and Contents Includes: speech at Party headquarters, Walworth Road; draft of NK’s resignation speech, with statements from Bryan Gould, environment spokesman, and Jack Cunningham, campaign co-ordinator; speech for the Queen’s Speech debate; speech to the Parliamentary party; speech for debate on the Government’s opt out from the Social Chapter and majority voting on economic and monetary union, in the Maastricht Treaty; speech on the European Council meeting, Lisbon [Portugal, June 1992]; statement on the...
Dates: 1992-04 - 1992-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Shadow Cabinet Economic Sub-Committee: European Monetary Union, 1990-08 - 1992-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 6/2/10
Scope and Contents Includes copies of correspondence between NK and John Major, Prime Minister, extracts from Hansard and proposals for European Council directives on working conditions.
Dates: 1990-08 - 1992-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Spectator file, 1990-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/RIDL 2/7
Scope and Contents This file relates to NR's interview with Dominic Lawson, published in The Spectator, which ultimately led to his resignation. Contents include: letter from Dominic Lawson regarding NR’s resignation 16/07/1990, letter from Dominic Lawson accompanying an issue of the Spectator with NR’s interview 11/07/1990, photocopy of a transcript from the interview, photocopies of press cuttings, synopsis of the week in Europe from the Commission of the European Communities, response to a letter to...
Dates: 1990-07
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Mostly open, some items awaiting review
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Speeches on European monetary union, 1992-06 - 1992-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/58
Scope and Contents Rough speech notes and source material on subjects including the single market, Britain’s presidency of the European Community and privatisation. Also includes: letter from Bjorn Engholm, leader of the German Social Democrats, congratulating NK on a speech; letter from Alun Michael.
Dates: 1992-06 - 1992-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1990-10 - 1990-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/48
Scope and Contents Includes: text of a party political broadcast for BBC Radio 4; speech for the launch of Labour’s environmental policy document, "An Earthly Chance"; speech for a debate on the Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM); speech for a debate on Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait; response to a Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe statement on the signing of the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe and the end of the Cold War; speech to the NATO assembly; speech to the Confederation of European...
Dates: 1990-10 - 1990-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Speeches, speech notes, press releases and articles, 1991-11 - 1991-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 16/1/53
Scope and Contents Includes: an essay by NK for the 1992 Parliamentary Desk Diary on the role of Parliament; speech in response to a NATO summit on co-operative European security; speeches on the negotiations for the Maastricht Treaty, particularly on economic and monetary union and the Social Charter; speeches on the build-up to the General Election, including the London campaign; speech in tribute to [Bruce] Bernard Weatherill on his retirement as Speaker of the House of Commons; statement for a debate on the...
Dates: 1991-11 - 1991-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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