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​​​​​​​Conservative Party: Strategy Group minutes (MT, Howe, Hurd, Lawson, Tebbit, Whitelaw, Wakeham) [Lawson's Policy Group report, City issues] [released Oct 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 2/7/5/7 f156
Editorial comments:

The Policy Group report follows the meeting minutes. The Policy Group report was on the agenda for discussion but does not feature in the minutes, possibly because the discussion was deemed too sensitive to circulate. One finds such omissions in 1986 minutes of the Group.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 28
Themes: Education, Secondary education, Higher & further education, Private health care, Economy (general discussions), Employment, Industry, Monetary policy, Privatized & state industries, Pay, Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, General Elections, Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization)