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Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Conservatism: Ingham minute to MT ("Presentation post-Bournemouth/Eastbourne") [government and party "need to be made to snap out of it .... It's later than they think"] [released Feb 2020]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 1/9/18A/14 f31
Editorial comments:

Ingham's published diary records that he was told by her PPS, Peter Morrison, that this minute had upset her, and gave her a sleepless night. Read all documents from the 1990 release of MT's party and personal papers.

Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 5pp
Themes: Education, Health policy, Social security & welfare, Economy (general discussions), Industry, Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, European Union (general), Economic, monetary & political union, Housing, Local government, Local government finance, Community charge ("poll tax"), Media, Transport, Defence (general), Parliament, Civil liberties, Law & order, Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization), Labour Party & socialism, Leadership