Wednesday 16 May 1979
Left Flood Street for No. 10.
Departed for St. Martin in the Fields
Memorial Service for Mr. Airey Neave
After Service, drink with Mrs. Neave at 32 Westminster Gardens
Mr. Thatcher stayed for lunch
Returned to No. 10
Light lunch in the study
Sat in on Debate
Chancellor of the Exchequer [Sir Geoffrey Howe], all HMT Ministers [John Biffen, Nigel Lawson and Lord Cockfield] and Permanent Secretaries [Sir Douglas Wass and Sir Lawrence Airey] and Sir John Hunt - No. 10.
Sir John Hunt collected Prime Minister
Cabinet Office briefing in Cabinet Office
Left No. 10
Looked in at Mr. and Mrs. Peter Emery’s party for new Members at 15 Tufton Court, Tufton Street