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Date Type Value Author/Source Title
84 Aug 17 Fr PDF Minor Archive (Thatcher MSS) Conservative Party: Conservative Central Office statement (Gordon Reece’s return to UK)
85 Jan 26 Sa PDF Major Archive (TNA) Cyprus: Cyprus High Commission press release (President Kyprianou statement) [disappointment at failure of talks “should not turn either into defeatism or fatalism”] [declassified 2014]
83 Apr 27 We PDF Major Archive (TNA) Defence: Heseltine press statement (“Statement by Defence Secretary - 27 April”) [denies talking about Bruce Kent with Cardinal Hume; CND attacks on Conservative MPs]
83 Oct 27 Th PDF Major Archive (Thatcher MSS) EC: European Democratic Group press release (rebate) [British Conservative MEPs “had ‘no choice’ but to vote against proposals”]
83 Oct 28 Fr PDF Major Archive (Thatcher MSS) EC: European Democratic Group press release (rebate) [British Conservative MEPs did not vote for freeze]
89 Jun 27 Tu PDF Major Archive (AEI) EC: Madrid European Council (Presidency Conclusions)
84 May 25 Fr PDF Major Jopling (Michael) EC: Michael Jopling speech at Euro election press conference (Common Agricultural Policy) [“decisions we had to take were painful for our farmers … I mean to do the very best I can for our farmers”]
84 Jan 31 Tu PDF Major Archive (TNA) Economic policy: Department of Trade and Industry Press Notice (“Competition the Key to Growth - Mr. Tebbit”)
84 Feb 21 Tu PDF Major Archive (TNA) Economic policy: Leon Brittan’s speech to the Annual Convention of the Institute of Directors (“The Radical Approach”) [economy, competition policy and conservative reforms]
80 Oct 24 Fr PDF Major Archive (Lawson MSS) Economic policy: Speech to the Federation of Master Builders ["firm and unswerving anti-inflationary policy of Her Majesty's Government"]
78 Sep 14 Th Full Text Key Lawson (Nigel) Economy: "The economic perils of thinking for the moment" (case for a long-term stabilization plan) ["Rules rule: OK?"]
81 Mar 10 Tu Full Text Key Hansard Economy: 1981 Budget (Howe 3)
81 Dec 8 Tu Full Text Major Hansard Economy: House of Commons debate on Autumn Statement (Howe, Shore, Heath, Williams & others)
79 Dec 14 Fr PDF Major Archive (Thatcher MSS) Economy: Kenneth Baker speech (need for lower interest rates) [high rates “putting into jeopardy the economic, social and political objectives of the government”] [released 2017]
78 Nov 29 We Full Text Major Hansard EMS: House of Commons adjournment debate (Healey, Howe, Powell & others)
83 Oct 10 Mo PDF Major Archive (Thatcher MSS) European elections: European Democratic Group press release (MT letter to British Conservative MEPs) [elections are “an expression of our common European democracy, as well as Britain’s undisputed and continuing role within the Community”]
84 May 1 Tu PDF Major Archive (Thatcher MSS) European elections: Manifesto (“The Strong Voice in Europe”) [“We do not want to see our accomplishments and our future damaged”] [released 2014]
82 May 20 Th PDF Key U.K. Government Falklands: British ultimatum to Argentina (“The Falkland Islands: Negotiations for a peaceful settlement”)
85 Feb 11 Mo PDF Major Archive (TNA) Falklands: David Owen statement (Ponting acquittal) [“a triumph for commonsense”] [released Dec 2014]
80 Dec 2 Tu Full Text Major Hansard Falklands: House of Commons Statement on Nicholas Ridley visit (Ridley, Shore, Amery, Cranborne & others) [minister mauled over leaseback proposals]
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