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Incoming brief: Cabinet Secretary’s incoming brief for new PM (“Summary and Timetable of Urgent Economic Issues”) [declassified 2009]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM 19/24 (unannotated copy in PREM 19/41)
Editorial comments: This will have been among the first documents MT read as Prime Minister. A list of the items in the full briefing precedes the memo (taken from PREM 19/41).
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 6pp
Themes: Economy (general discussions), Energy, Pay, Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, European Union Budget, Local government finance