Thursday 22 November 1979
0830 Hair - No. 10.
0900 Chancellor of the Exchequer [Sir Geoffrey Howe]
0940 Foreign and Commonwealth Secretary [Lord Carrington]
0945 Messrs. Gow, [Derek] Howe, Ingham and Sanders
1030 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 Robert Armstrong]
Meeting with the S/S Scotland re appointments [George Younger]
1300 Lunch in Study and Questions briefing
1700-1730 Mr. Alistair Horne - H/C
1800 Prime Minister of the Yemen Arab Republic [Abdul Aziz Abdul Ghani] - No. 10.
Changed and dined at No. 10.
2115 Left for Buckingham Palace
2130 Diplomatic Reception
2300 Joined Her Majesty in the White Drawing Room