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Personal and party papers, Cambridge

Conservative Party: Harris briefing for MT ("Interview with Simon Jenkins, Saturday, 17th November") ["Heseltine is a throwback - he and Kinnock ... are really twin souls"] [released Feb 2020]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 2/6/4/56 f73
Editorial comments:

Robin Harris was deputy head of the Downing Street Policy Unit, Relevant supporting document follows the main item. Read all documents from the 1990 release of MT's party and personal papers.

Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 33pp
Themes: Industry, Foreign policy (Asia), European Union (general), Economic, monetary & political union, Local government finance, Community charge ("poll tax"), Media, General Elections, Parliament, Conservatism, Conservative Party (organization), Conservative (leadership elections), Labour Party & socialism, Leadership