Thursday 17 May 1979
0915 Left Flood Street for No. 10.
1000 Cabinet [Willie Whitelaw, Lord Hailsham, Lord Carrington, Sir Geoffrey Howe, Sir Keith Joseph, Francis Pym,
Lord Soames, Jim Prior, Sir Ian Gilmour, Peter Walker, Michael Heseltine, George Younger, Nicholas
Edwards, Humphrey Atkins, Patrick Jenkin, Norman St John-Stevas, John Nott, David Howell, Mark Carlisle,
John Biffen, Angus Maude, Norman Fowler, Michael Jopling, Sir John Hunt] - No. 10.
1300 Lunch with Hugh Thomas in the Study
1430 Debate on the Address - H/C
1630 Briefing meeting for Manifesto Launch - H/C
1730 Russell Fairgrieve, Charles Bell and Lord Thorneycroft - H/C
1900 Mr. du Cann - No. 10.
Dinner in the House