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Correspondence, Dec 1985-Nov 1986

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CCO 508/1/53

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Comprises correspondence of Sir Henry Plumb MEP, arranged as follows:
  1. CCO 508/1/53/1 - Group and policy-related correspondence, Dec 1985-May 1986;
  2. CCO 508/1/53/2 - Group and policy-related correspondence, Jun-Nov 1986;
  3. CCO 508/1/53/3 - Group and policy-related correspondence (incoming only), Jan-Aug 1986.
Correspondents include:
  1. Alam, Mansoor, Minister and Deputy Head of Mission, Pakistani Embassy in London [CCO 508/1/53/3];
  2. Andreotti, Giulio. Italian Minister for Foreign Affairs [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  3. Bukman, Piet, Dutch Minister for Development Cooperation [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  4. Cavaco Silva, Anibal, Prime Minister of Portugal [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  5. Chirac, Jacques, Prime Minister of France [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  6. Delors, Jacques, President of the European Commission [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  7. Fitzgerald, Garret, Taoiseach of Ireland [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  8. Fitzgibbon, Louis, Hon. Secretary, British Horn of Africa Council [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  9. Gandhi, Rajiv, Prime Minister of India [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  10. Goldsmith, Beryl, former Chairman, Conservative Group for Europe (outgoing only) [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  11. Guarderas, Hernan, Ecuardorian Ambassador to the European Communities [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  12. Hanson, Baron (James Hanson), Chairman, Hanson Trust PLC [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  13. Harland, Bryce, High Commissioner of New Zealand to the United Kingdom [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  14. Hassan, Sir Joshua, Chief Minister of Gibraltar [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  15. Hull, Robert, Chairman, British Conservative Association in Belgium [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  16. Kaloterakis, Stelios, President, Panhellenic Evangelical Alliance [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  17. Kohl, Helmut, Chancellor of West Germany [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  18. Lees, Robin, Chief Executive, British Hotels, Restaurants and Caterers' Association [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  19. Lyng, Richard, United States Secretary for Agriculture (outgoing only) [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  20. Masud, Mahdi, Pakistani Ambassador to the European Communities [CCO 508/1/53/3];
  21. Mitsotakis, Constantin, President, New Democracy Party of Greece (outgoing only) [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  22. Paton, A. Frank, President, International Farm Management Association [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  23. Ramphal, Shridath, Commonwealth Secretary-General [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  24. Salt, Hedley, Chairman, Coalfield Communities Campaign [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  25. Saouma, Edward, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  26. Schl├╝ter, Poul, Prime Minister of Denmark [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  27. Shin, Chung Sup, South Korean Ambassador to the European Communities [CCO 508/1/53/3];
  28. Simpson, Bryan, Chief Executive, Tobacco Advisory Council [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  29. Silva-Concha, Mario, Chilean Ambassador to the United Kingdom [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  30. Swan, William, Chairman, Rural Forum Scotland [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  31. Thatcher, Margaret, Prime Minister and Leader of the Conservative Party [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  32. Trant, Gerald, Executive Director, United Nations World Food Council [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  33. Wittenberg, Lindsay, Chairman, Groupe des 35 [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  34. Young, Stuart, Chairman, British Broadcasting Corporation (outgoing only) [CCO 508/1/53/1].
Subjects include:
  1. Agricultural policy;
  2. Duty Free shops, controversy over;
  3. Engagements;
  4. International Aid and Development;
  5. Lobbying by industry and pressure groups;
  6. Stanley Adams whistleblowing case;
  7. World Food Summit, proposal by Sir Henry Plumb.
Includes:
  1. Press cuttings of news articles featuring Sir Henry Plumb, taken from Dutch newspapers De Stem, 21 Dec 1985, and Der Gelderlander, 23 Dec 1985 [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  2. Sir Henry Plumb, message to the Witney constituency, 2 Apr 1986 [CCO 508/1/53/1];
  3. Sir Henry Plumb, text of letter sent to world leaders and international officials proposing a World Food Summit, 17 Jul 1986, with responses [CCO 508/1/53/2];
  4. Copy of Tate & Lyle Trade Union submission to Michael Jopling, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, presented at a meeting with union representatives held 25 Nov 1985 [CCO 508/1/53/3].

Dates

  • Dec 1985-Nov 1986

Extent

1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English
Includes correspondence in French, German, Italian and Spanish. Additionally includes press cuttings in Dutch.

Shelfmark

CCO 508/1/53

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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