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Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Conservative Party: Tim Bell letter to MT (warning) ["When the mood gets as bad as it now is your friends ... have a duty to tell you"] [released Feb 2020]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 1/3/3/33 f34
Editorial comments:

Although contained in her personal files, the letter is unmarked by MT. Perhaps she read and marked a copy. Read all documents from the 1990 release of MT's party and personal papers.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 6pp
Themes: Economy (general discussions), Monetary policy, Community charge ("poll tax"), General Elections, Conservatism, Labour Party & socialism