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​​​​​​​Conservative Party: MT speaking notes (speech to party agents) ["Tonight we celebrate ... Celebrate not only victory / Conviction - will to succeed"] [released Oct 2017]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 2/9/32 f130
Editorial comments:

Undated, listed by date of speech itself. MT may indeed have written the notes on the day. The press was not invited to this occasion, an annual fixture in her conference diary.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 6
Themes: Education, Economy (general discussions), Foreign policy (general discussions), Environment, Conservatism, Labour Party & socialism, Liberal & Social Democratic Parties, Leadership