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1988 Apr 15 Fr
Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Media: Press Digest for MT (Main news, government policies, economy, Labour Party, hijack) [Ridley bought off revolt on poll tax before parliamentary rebellion] [released Jul 2018]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 3/5/78 f48
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Read all documents from the 1988 release of MT's party and personal papers.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 10pp
Themes: Social security & welfare, Economy (general discussions), Industry, Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, Foreign policy (general discussions), Foreign policy (Middle East), Community charge ("poll tax"), Media, Terrorism, Labour Party & socialism, Leadership