1982 Mar 4 - 1982 Jun 2
Prime Ministerial Private Office files

Economic policy (G7 Summit - Versailles) (Part 7)

Document type: File list item
Source: TNA, PREM19 series
Release date: 2012 Dec 28
Classification: Secret
Page count: 214
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82 May 21 Fri G7: Prime Minister Fraser of Australia letter to MT ("Australian Initiatives on Stimulating World Trade and Economic Recovery") [proposals for Versailles summit] [released 2013]
82 May 28 Fri US: MT message to Reagan (agenda for G7 and NATO summits) [economic situation, trade, East-West relations, Iran-Iraq war, Arab-Israeli conflict, arms control] [released 2013]
82 Mar 4 Thu G7: Cabinet Secretary minute to MT (Versailles economic summit) [MT notes the need to discuss her concerns] [declassified 2012]
82 Mar 16 Tue G7: PS Carrington minute to No.10 (“Preparations for the Versailles Economic Summit”) [MT: “I wonder if the Summit is worthwhile”] [declassified 2012]
82 Apr 1 Thu G7: Walters letter to Couzens (“Versailles Summit, 3-6 June 1982; a macro-economic assessment”) [declassified 2012]
82 May 8 Sat G7: UKE Washington telegram 1660 to FCO London (2048Z) (“US attitudes in the run-up to the Versailles summit”) [declassified 2012]
82 May 10 Mon G7: PS Pym letter to No.10 (“Political discussion at the economic summit”) [MT doubtful about why a second preparatory meeting is necessary] [declassified 2012]
82 May 19 Wed G7: Cabinet Secretary minute to MT (“Versailles Economic Summit”) [pre-meeting of personal representatives] [declassified 2012]
82 May 20 Thu G7: Chancellor of the Exchequer minute to MT (“The world economic outlook and the Versailles summit”) [“widespread expectation that the world economic environment will remain difficult”] [declassified 2012]
82 May 21 Fri G7: FCO letter to No.10 (“Versailles Summit”) [message from the Prime Minister of Australia] [declassified 2012]
82 May 25 Tue G7: No.10 record of conversation (1515Z) (“Record of conversation between the Prime Minister and the Australian Foreign Minister at 1615 hours on 25 May 1982 at the House of Commons”) [declassified 2012]
82 May 25 Tue G7: Bob Hormats US Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs telegram 1041 to Cabinet Secretary (0900Z) (“Versailles summit: credits for Soviet Union”) [candidly… the reaction here to… France’s bilateral protocol with the Soviet Union… has been one of extreme disappointment”] [declassified 2012]
82 May 25 Tue G7: No.10 record of conversation (1700Z) (MT, Howe “Versailles Summit”) [opposing views on advising US of potential need to increase tax to reduce its deficit] [declassified 2012]
82 May 27 Thu G7: PS Pym letter to No.10 (MT, Howe “Reply to President Reagan’s message on Versailles and Bonn summits”) [MT anxious to get wording right - “Our aim must be to reaffirm the unity of the Alliance”] [declassified 2012]
82 May 28 Fri G7: FCO telegram 1083 to UKE Washington (1730Z) (“Future of the Falklands”) [“we are consulting no-one else [but Reagan] in this way”] [declassified 2012]
82 May 21 Fri G7: No.10 letter to FCO (“Versailles economic summit: bilateral meetings”) [MT wants bilaterals with Reagan, Schmidt and Trudeau] [declassified 2012]
82 May 28 Fri G7: UKE Paris 551 to FCO (0915Z) (“Buckley meeting on credits for USSR: Paris May 27”) [“No agreed solution but options will be set out for political decision at Versailles”] [declassified 2012]
82 May 29 Sat G7: UKE Rome to FCO (1100Z) (“Versailles economic summit/Anglo-Italian bilateral”) [“They expressed their solidarity with us and asked for our understanding”] [declassified 2012]
82 Jun 1 Tue G7: No.10 letter to FCO (“Falklands: other territorial disputes”) [“serious implications… for other territorial disputes”] [declassified 2012]
82 Jun 1 Tue G7: UKE Washington telegram 1976 to FCO (2155Z) (“Versailles summit: latest US positions”) [declassified 2012]