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Arrangements for and letters from individuals including David Blunkett and Dawn Primarolo on visits to Nottingham, Sheffield [Yorkshire], Harlow [Essex], Bristol, Southampton [Hampshire], Cambridge and Lancashire. Also includes copy of the Labour White Paper on the National Health Service.
Includes: an interview with NK on the PM programme (about 29 minutes into the recording) on the nurses' pay award; part of a speech by NK on subjects including reaching out to voters over the long term, building on regional success and the Poll Tax; interview with NK for the Glasgow Evening Times on the state of Britain after ten years of Margaret Thatcher; part of a speech by NK on subjects including the privatisation of the naval dockyards.
Includes exchanges between NK and Margaret Thatcher in Prime Minister's Questions on relations with the United States following the invasion of Grenada and excerpts from a debate on cuts to the National Health Service.
Interview on the latest Labour policy review document, "Opportunity Britain", particularly: the meaning of democratic socialism; income tax; spending commitments, mainly on the National Health Service; European political, economic and monetary union and a common European defence policy; nuclear defence; NK's own standing.
Briefing for an interview on subjects including: differences between Labour and the Conservatives under John Major; policy for industry; the health service; the Poll Tax; transport policy; environmental policy; economic policy on taxation and inflation.
Also includes some information to be used by MPs on the Government's counter-inflation measures.
Detailed briefing for NK’s visit to Wales, particularly his visit to a local hospital and on the National Health Service.
Committees and Policy Groups: DHSS [Department of Health and Social Security] committees, September 1975-February 1978, 1975-09 - 1978-02
Includes copy minutes of the Civil Service Pensions Group, NHS [National Health Service] Policy Group, Self-Employed Policy Group and Social Security Abuse Group
Letters from National Health Service employees in JA's Preston constituency, Lancashire, on the Minister of Health's refusal to grant their pay settlement. Includes a memorandum from Derek Walker-Smith, Minister of Health [later Lord Broxbourne] on the pay settlement.
Subjects include: congratulations on NK’s election as leader of the Labour Party; NK’s request for a debate on the National Health Service; a tour of Wales by a South African rugby team; the Home Affairs Select Committee report on electoral reform.
Background documents and briefing notes for an interview on subjects including: health; education; the economy; defence.
Titled "Inside View: recordings of a civil servant's work, 1925-1963".
Comprising two drafts of 53 pages, with manuscript annotations.