Speeches, Interviews & Other Statements

Complete list of 8,000+ Thatcher statements & texts of many of them

1981 Jun 6 Sa
Archive (TNA)
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Transport: Fowler statement (“Priorities in Transport Spending”) [“Some councils claim they have a mandate from their electors to reduce fares, even if it means putting up rates”] [released Dec 2014]

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Source: PREM19/1651 f24
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 3pp
Themes: Employment, Pay, Local government, Local government finance, Transport, Trade unions, Strikes & other union action