Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

MT: MT to Bob Newhart ( Desert Island Discs ) [thanks for letter - “I love the Nutty Walt recording”] [released 2010]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS (Churchill Archive Centre): THCR 2/4/1/4
Editorial comments: Bob Newhart was an American comedian, whose comic monologue on Walter Raleigh MT chose as one of her eight selections for Desert Island Discs on 1 Feb 1978. Bob Newhart heard she had used it and wrote her a warm letter.
Importance ranking: Trivial
Word count: 1p