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1979 Nov 28 We
Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Broadcasting: Gordon Reece message to Richard Ryder (ITN poll on Europe) [majority favour PM’s policy, but growing trend for withdrawal] [released 2010]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: THCR 2/6/2/134
Editorial comments: Tessa Jardine-Patterson was secretary to Ian Gow. The poll took place on the eve of the Dublin European Council, at which MT launched in earnest her campaign for a British budget rebate.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 1p
Themes: Conservative Party (organization), European Union (general), European Union Budget, Media