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Local government

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 141 Collections and/or Records:

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(Untitled), 03 Aug 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 12/2/69
Scope and Contents

Letter from Alfred Emmott (House of Commons) to WSC concerning one of his constituents, James Middleton, a Justice of the Peace, who has signed vaccination certificates for children who are more than four months old. Emmott recommends that WSC should not punish him severely in view of Middleton's good work for the [Oldham] Town Council and School Board. Signed manuscript. See CHAR 12/2/68 and CHAR 12/2/70.

Dates: 03 Aug 1910
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), 30 Oct 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 12/3/24
Scope and Contents Letter from Sir Edward Russell (The Daily Post and Mercury, Victoria Street, Liverpool) to WSC enclosing an article from the [Liverpool] Daily Post and Mercury [see CHAR 12/3/25] concerning the position of Stipendiary Magistrate in Liverpool. Sir Edward agrees with a letter written by WSC and argues that the salary for this post should be raised so as to avoid the conduct of the postholder being a matter of discussion by the [City] Council; that Alderman Salvidge acted "by a desire to make a...
Dates: 30 Oct 1910
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 Dec 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 12/9/29
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Letter from W Raley (Raley and Sons Solicitors, Barnsley [Yorkshire]) to Lord Crewe [earlier Lord Houghton, also Robert Milnes] marked "private and confidential" [earlier Lord Hougton] asking him to request assistance from WSC in the case of John Harvey who had been dismissed from the Barnsley Town Council for spending money on the Election. Manuscript signed with initials. Covering letter at CHAR 12/9/28.

Dates: 21 Dec 1910
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), [1911]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 12/11/9
Scope and Contents

Letter from Sydney Holland [later 2nd Lord Knutsford] (Kneesworth Hall, Royston, Hertfordshire) to WSC including a newspaper cutting from the Times of a letter from George Beer (Kandersteg, Heather Road, Grove Park, Kent) which suggests that the London County Council should alter the coroners' districts in the light of the inquest [into Sidney Street]. Holland agrees with this proposal, and suggests that the police should be armed with pistols or short guns. Signed manuscript.

Dates: [1911]
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), 18 Feb 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/38/2-3
Scope and Contents

Letter from T C Horsfall (Swanscoe Park, near Macclesfield, [Cheshire]) to WSC on the powers of beugermeisters in Germany and the possibility of introducing a system of paid mayors into Britain. Advocates the formation of the municipal and local civil service into one large body. Encloses his paper on The Government of Manchester [see CHAR 2/38/4]. Signed and annotated typescript.

Dates: 18 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/38/4
Scope and Contents

The Government of Manchester. By T C Horsfall. A paper read to the Manchester Statistical Society, November 13th, 1895, with additions. Advocates a system of permanent professional mayors. Sent with CHAR 2/38/2-3 46p.

Dates: 1895
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 01 Aug 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/74-76
Scope and Contents

Letter from M Myers (15 Reginald Terrace, Leeds, [Yorkshire]) to WSC thanking him for his support for reform of the naturalisation laws and describing the anti- semitic campaign against the election of Dr Julius Friend as the Medical Officer to the Leeds Board of Guardians.

Dates: 01 Aug 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 02 Aug 1907

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/30/77
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC to M Myers expressing satisfaction with Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's recent speech on reform of the naturalisation laws and offering to take up the case of Dr Julius Friend [the subject of an anti-semitic campaign against his election as the Medical Officer to the Leeds Board of Guardians] if a Leeds MP does not do so. Copy in the hand of Annette Anning.

Dates: 02 Aug 1907
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Feb 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/33/20-22
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Colonial Office) to T C Horsfall thanking him for his papers on town planning and asking for details on how a system of professional mayors on the German model could be implemented in Britain. Suggests that all local government officials should form one corporate body like the central civil service. Copy in the hand of Annette Anning. Draft at CHAR 2/33/23-24.

Dates: 13 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 Feb 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/33/23-24
Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Colonial Office) to T C Horsfall thanking him for his papers on town planning and asking for details on how a system of professional mayors on the German model could be implemented in Britain. Suggests that all local government officials should form one corporate body like the central civil service. Incomplete draft in the hand of Annette Anning. A fuller copy at CHAR 2/33/20-22.

Dates: 13 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Jun 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/59
Scope and Contents

Letter from Alexander ? (4 Devonshire Place, [London]) to WSC asking whether he can assist H V Sawyer, a former captain in the Indian Army who lost his arm after a panther bite and is seeking a post as Assistant Inspector under the Poor Law.

Dates: 03 Jun 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29 [Oct] [1873]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/2/88-90
Scope and Contents

Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill (Blenheim Palace) to Jennie [Jerome, later Lady Randolph Churchill] including: a meeting held in Woodstock [Oxfordshire] concerning the town's sanitary arrangements; the change in his mother's [Frances, Duchess of Marlborough's] attitude towards their engagement; the advice of the parliamentary agent concerning the next general election and compliments on her letters.

Dates: 29 [Oct] [1873]
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), 05 Nov 1893

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/115/23
Scope and Contents Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill to J Moore Bayley in which he thanks him for sending news of Birmingham and discusses his speaking engagements at Bradford [Yorkshire] and Dundee [Angus, Scotland]; the likelihood of a dissolution of parliament as [William] Gladstone is unable to satisfy both the Liberal Party and the Irish; suggests that Arthur Balfour might be a suitable candidate as MP for Birmingham and discusses the Parish Councils Bill which will alter poor law administration. Signed...
Dates: 05 Nov 1893
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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Visits and meetings, 1992-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 19/2/130
Scope and Contents Briefings and arrangements for visits and meetings, including: a meeting with Dick Cheney, American Secretary of Defense, on European defence, NATO and nuclear disarmament, including rough notes of the meeting; a meeting with Dan Quayle, Vice-President of the United States, on defence and the Common Agricultural Policy; a meeting with Boris Yeltsin, President of the Soviet Union, on overseas aid, defence and disarmament; a meeting with Boutros Boutros Ghali, Secretary-General of the United...
Dates: 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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Welsh Local Government, 1989-11 - 1992-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 12/3/6
Scope and Contents

Papers, mainly from the Welsh Office, on subjects including: the National Health Service; educational provision; the state of the economy; the launch of the Moulded Foam Products co-operative; a review of children’s homes.

Dates: 1989-11 - 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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Welsh Local Government: education, 1990-04 - 1990-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 12/3/7
Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence, mainly with Paul Murphy, Labour education spokesman for Wales, on the reorganisation of secondary schools in Gwent and the closure of a school in Murphy’s Pontypool constituency. Also includes correspondence on a protest rally against trials of a radar base at St David’s, Pembrokeshire.

Dates: 1990-04 - 1990-08
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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