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Europe/Bruges speech: Chancellor of the Exchequer's PS to Charles Powell ("Prime Minister's Bruges speech: 20 September") [further comments; HMT copy with bcc to Fretwell and Kerr] [declassified 2009]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Letter
Venue: HM Treasury
Source: FCO release to margaretthatcher.org (FOI 0242-09)
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: No.10's copy of this letter is also on the site. annotated to show their acceptance of the amendments on monetary policy. This copy from FCO files shows that blind copies were sent to two of the most sernior FCO officials, Sir John Fretwell and John Kerr. 
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Monetary policy, Trade, European Union (general), Economic, monetary & political union, European Union Single Market, Defence (general)