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Local Government: Howe telegram to UKE Beijing (Environment Secretary’s Statement on local authority capital spending) [“went very badly”] [declassified 2014]

Document type: Declassified documents
Document kind: telegram
Venue: -
Source: PREM19/1309 f17
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: MT was in Beijing to sign the Joint Declaration with China on Hong Kong. Relevant supporting documents follow the main item. The full file from which this item is taken can be seen here. Read other documents selected from this file.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 20pp
Themes: Parliament, Union of UK nations, Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization), Industry, Public spending & borrowing, Housing, Labour Party & socialism, Local government, Local government finance, Liberal & Social Democratic Parties, Transport