Margaret Thatcher

Speech to Conservative Party Conference [film]

Document type: Multimedia
Venue: Bournemouth International Centre
Source: Harvey Thomas MSS; copy now in Thatcher MSS
Editorial comments: 1430-1530. A full transcript of the speech as delivered can be read here.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 5274
Themes: British Constitution (general discussions), Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization), Defence (general), Education, Higher & further education, Employment, Industry, Monetary policy, Privatized & state industries, Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, Economic, monetary & political union, Foreign policy - theory and process, Family, Foreign policy (Central & Eastern Europe), Foreign policy (Middle East), Foreign policy (USA), Foreign policy (USSR & successor states), Foreign policy (Western Europe - non-EU), Housing, Labour Party & socialism, Law & order, Local government, Local government finance, Community charge (“poll tax”), Northern Ireland, Science & technology, Society, Social security & welfare, Terrorism, Transport, Trade unions, Trade union law reform, Strikes & other union action, Women, Famous statements by MT