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1984 Oct 11 Th
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Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Merseyside: Jenkin minute to MT ("Future of the Liverpool Garden Festival Site") [paper MT finished reading moments before Brighton Bomb exploded] [declassified 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: PREM19/1363
Editorial comments: As described in her memoirs (see here), MT read this minute as one final piece of work before bed. She finished reading it just before the bomb exploded at 2:54am.
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 5pp
Themes: Arts & entertainment, Environment, Local government, Northern Ireland, Terrorism