Archive (Walters MSS)

Economy: Alan Walters diary (budget; exchange rate) [Bray tried to induce Walters to criticise exchange rate; told Anderson budget was right] [released 2012]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Walters MSS (Churchill Archives Centre): WTRS 3/1/1
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Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 62
Themes: Monetary policy, Public spending & borrowing

Thursday 9th April 1981

[written on wrong page - AAW crossed through 2 April & substituted 9 April]

Paddie [Paddie Walters] gets car today.

Jimi Anderson - told him that we had got budget right and had a sporting chance for success.

Lawrence Roos - Pres of Fed St Louis

Dinner with Jeremy Bray - he tried to induce me to criticise the exchange rate