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1979 Oct 8 Mo
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MT Engagement Diary

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: Engagement Diary
Venue: -
Source: THCR 6/1/2/1
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: Taken from a typed version of the appointment diary prepared in the Garden Room at some point following MT’s resignation. The original remained in the custody of the Cabinet Office. The text differs in places from a second MS text of the diary at THCR 6/1/1/30, which probably derived from MT’s office at the House of Commons: elements from that second document have been added to this online version where they add material of substance (and explicitly noted as such).
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 1p
Themes: -

Monday 8 October 1979

0830   Hair
1030   Media Briefing
1100   Sir Warwick and Lady Fairfax, and son Warwick
1130   Sir Hector Laing
1200   President of Methodist Conference and Vice President
1400   Chancellor of the Exchequer [Sir Geoffrey Howe] and Sir Ian Bancroft
1415   Chancellor of the Exchequer [Sir Geoffrey Howe], Sir Ian Bancroft and Lord Cockfield
1430   OD [Willie Whitelaw, Lord Carrington, Sir Geoffrey Howe, Lord Soames, Lord Hailsham, Francis Pym, John
              Nott, Sir Ian Gilmour]

1600   MISC 22
1800   Mrs. Scrimgeour

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