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Items removed from 1997 diary, Bulk, 1997

MS. 12864/61

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Press cuttings on subjects including: sketch in the Paul McKenna's Easter holiday special; John Beyer (director of National Viewers' and Listeners' Association); Mary Whitehouse; Channel 4 documentary One Night Stand; Bill Clinton; pornography; gardening; broadcast of Christmas service; sex education.

Also includes: list of telephone numbers; letter from Virginia Bottomley regarding violence on television, dated 1995; letter from Angus Lapsley (on behalf of Tony Blair); copy of extract from Whitehouse by Michael Tracey and David Morrison; letter from Andrew Purkis (on behalf of George Carey); letter from the Rev. J.R. Satterthwaite; letter from George [Carey]; diary entries for 1-3 April, mostly regarding obscenity laws; National Viewers' and Listeners' Association circular Who Weeps regarding obscenity laws and violent crimes; letter from Stephen Lamport (on behalf of Princes William and Harry: CLOSED); letter from Kathryn Dugdale (on behalf on Elizabeth II: CLOSED).


  • Majority of material found in Bulk, 1997
  • 1971, 1994, 1997-1998


1 box

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Two letters have been removed and are closed.


MS. 12864/61

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Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom