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General elections

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

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BBC Radio 4: The World at One and World This Weekend, 1990-12 - 1991-02

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/143
Scope and Contents Includes: BBC Radio 4 World at One programme interviews with Roy Hattersley [Labour spokesman on home affairs] and John Patten, Minister of State, Home Office, on law and order policy, and an interview with Frank Field on the National Executive Committee enquiry into Birkenhead [Merseyside] and Militant; BBC Radio 4 The World This Weekend programme report on a speech by NK at the Local Government conference in Nottingham, 1991, looking ahead to the next General Election, and also a report on...
Dates: 1990-12 - 1991-02
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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BBC Radio 4, Today programme, 1992-03-26

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/203
Scope and Contents Subjects include (side 1): defence spending (from about 8 minutes into the recording and secondly 30 minutes into the recording), including an interview with Tom King, Secretary of State for Defence and Gerald Kaufman, Shadow Foreign Secretary; costs of the European Social Chapter to business (in an interview with Sir John Banham, Director-General of the Confederation of British Industry, CBI).Side 2: the Labour election party political broadcast on a child waiting for an ear...
Dates: 1992-03-26
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy available.
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BBC. Title 'Copy CBS'., 1950-02-14 - 1950-03-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/WCHL 12/2/1
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Recording of Churchill's General Election address, given at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh [Scotland], 14 February 1950 [note that there are several breaks in the recording and some overlapping between discs]. Lacquer 12" discs, recorded at the request of the Canadian Broadcasting System.

Dates: 1950-02-14 - 1950-03-08
Conditions Governing Access: From the Series: The majority of items in WCHL 12 are closed on physical grounds, but some individual records do have access copies on cd: see catalogue for details.
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Candidature for Parliament, Parliamentary Questions, and General Election, 1945, 1933 - 1947

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/RBTN 5/5
Scope and Contents Includes: notes for Parliamentary questions raised by MAR; election material from 1945; correspondence, particularly letters of sympathy to MAR on the loss of his Parliamentary seat in 1945, with individuals including: Sir Alan Herbert; Sir Cuthbert Headlam; 6th Lord Winterton [earlier Lord Turnour]; James Thomas, Vice-Chairman of Conservative and Unionist Party [later 1st Lord Cilcennin]; Sir Patrick Hannon (2); Thomas Dugdale, Conservative Party Chairman [later 1st Lord Crathorne] (2);...
Dates: 1933 - 1947
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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Radio Scotland, Good Morning Scotland: interview with NK, 1992-02-27

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/189
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Interview with NK on subjects including: a Scottish Parliament; devolution; a possible coalition with the Liberals; electoral reform.

Dates: 1992-02-27
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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Sir Winston Churchill's letters to Lady Churchill, 1910-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 2/3
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Subjects include: a ball and shooting parties at Alderley Park [Cheshire] and Warter Priory, Yorkshire; results coming in from the General Election; permission given by the Prime Minister [Herbert Asquith, later 1st Lord Oxford and Asquith] for Churchill to begin an action to clear King George V from a false accusation [by Edward Mylius] of bigamy.

Dates: 1910-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Sir Winston Churchill's letters to Lady Churchill, 1918-02 - 1918-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 2/11
Scope and Contents Subjects include: Churchill's wish to send Clementine and the children out of London, because of the risk of Zeppelin raids; visit to France for talks on munitions supplies, February 1918; returning to see his old military position at 'Plugstreet' [Ploegsteert, Belgium], the Ypres salient, Glencorse Wood and Polygon Wood; the success of Jack [John S Churchill]; a meeting with Lieutenant-General Sir Aylmer Hunter-Weston; visit to headquarters in France, March 1918 [during the German Spring...
Dates: 1918-02 - 1918-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Various correspondence, The majority of folios date from July-Sept 1945

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CSCT 3/56
Scope and Contents Letters to Clementine, mainly letters of sympathy after the General Election, with correspondents including: Sir Archibald Clark Kerr [British Ambassador to the Soviet Union, later 1st Lord Inverchapel], on his own distress at the result, and the reaction of the Russians at the Potsdam Conference; Sir Cyril Asquith; General Sir Hastings Ismay; Sir Edward Marsh; Gertrude, Lady Grigg; 1st Lord Altrincham, earlier Sir Edward Grigg; Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Eric Crankshaw; Sir William Fletcher...
Dates: The majority of folios date from July-Sept 1945
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: With the exception of the staff wages books in CSCT 9/1, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Visit to West Midlands Confederation of British Industry, 1991-09

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/174
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Mistitled "Desert Island Discs: Alan Bleasdale", but actually NK speaking and answering questions while on a visit to the CBI in the West Midlands, and being interviewed on Labour’s election prospects. Subjects include: personal attacks against NK; trends in the polls; the timing of the General Election; fixed term Parliaments; Labour's spending and tax plans.

Dates: 1991-09
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.