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Equal opportunity

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:


Audio podcasts for interviews conducted during the Centenary Year of Women in Parliament, 2017-11-15 - 2019-01-31

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOBA 1
Scope and Contents

76 podcast interviews collated for the publication 'When There's a Woman in the Room - #Vote 100 year January 2018 to January 2019' and written with journalists Jackie Ashley, Deborah McGurran and Linda Fairbrother. Sones' focus was primarily on recording interviews with MPs who champion public policy reforms through debates in Westminster Hall or by asking questions at PMQs.

For most podcasts, both 'raw' and 'edited' versions exist.

Dates: 2017-11-15 - 2019-01-31

Cambridge University Society for the Promotion of Religious Equality: Membership Roll and Minutes

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6661-6663
Dates: 1875-1883
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

Interview with economist Vicky Pryce - 50 years on and still NO equal pay in #Vote100 year, 2018-03-15

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SOBA 1/15
Scope and Contents Pryce begins explaining why she thinks women do not get paid equally; stating that it is either because of the culture of organisations or because they have children. She states that women in their 20s earn more than men in many professions, but into their 30s, they do not. Often, organisations are not prepared to allow anyone to work flexibly. Many organisations lose women too early for them to end up in senior positions. Sones asks about the attitude of women in corporate situations, Pryce...
Dates: 2018-03-15

Papers relating to equal opportunities, December 1977, 1977-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/THCR 2/6/1/107
Scope and Contents

Consisting of papers relating to an investigation into education in Tameside Local Education Authority [Manchester], including correspondence with Betty Lockwood (Chairman, Equal Opportunities Commission)

Dates: 1977-12
Conditions Governing Access: Opened in November 2003 It may be possible to access a digital version of the file in PDF format at Churchill Archives Centre. Advance notice is essential so please contact us to make a request.

Personal Papers of Beryl Platt, 1939 - 2015

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Platt
Scope and Contents

The papers listed here comprise personal and biographical records; papers relating to Beryl Platt's Cambridge years; speeches and lectures delivered by Beryl Platt; papers deriving from her work in the House of Lords; and papers deriving from her periods of office as Chair of the Equal Opportunities Commission and Chancellor of Middlesex University. Each section is arranged broadly chronologically.

Dates: 1939 - 2015

Personal Papers of Shirley Littler, 1953 - 2006

Reference Code: GBR/0271/GCPP Littler
Scope and Contents The papers listed here relate to various aspects of Shirley Littler's work. There are papers relating to the following: 1) the inquiry into the collapse of the Vehicle and General Insurance Company, 1971-72;2) Equal Opportunities legislation, 1974-90;3) policing matters, 1981-2000;4) The Independent Broadcasting Authority and broadcasting policy and legislation, 1953-2002;5) The Gaming Board for Great Britain and gambling legislation, 1968-2006;6) CESDI (Confidential...
Dates: 1953 - 2006

Transcript of interview: Sheila Lyall Grant, 2022

Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 216
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.

Dates: 2022
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.