Tuesday 10th March 1981
Budget speech - all hell breaks loose, the wets are up in arms - we ll have a hot summer!
Public sector pay - sent J. Vereker my rule [equation in text] adjustment including quit rates - tried this on Whitmore at lunch - a bit dense - but looks as though it might get somewhere.
Pol EC Club in evening - Lawson defending
Griffiths thinks it is courageous [Different pen from this point] but great attack by Green - - £5 Bn squeeze