Friday 10th April 1981
[written on wrong page - AAW crossed through 3 April & substituted 10 April]
CPRS and D/Industry have tried to calculate new assumptions (fixed unemployment) for closures - but got into great difficulties! They do not want to adopt my methods. (D/I)
[Different pen used from this point] Commitment to existing size of BR - Department of Trade says PM said so in H/C on 7 Nov 79, letter to Women s Inst 8 Dec 79 and in election campaign! Prepared a memo to PM which said she must regard in very conditional efficiency etc.
Selsdon Group dinner
Dinner with Rachel Haas