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Papers relating to the European Communities belonging to Douglas Jay, 1972-1981

MS. 6745/77
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Papers relating to the renegotiation of the terms of Britain's membership of the European Common Market and the Common Agricultural Policy. Includes copies of Resistance News: Journal of the Common Market Safeguards Campaign, Commonwealth Policy Group booklet "The Commonwealth Option" by Bryan Gould, report of the Select Committee on the European Communities on agricultural trade policy, command papers Statement on the 1981 Community Budget and Developments in the Europan Communities March-October 1974, copy of a letter to Jay from Harold Wilson, figures on trade with the European Economic Community , copy of a chapter title "Britain and Europe - The Background", memorandum on the 1975 United Kingdom European Communities membership referendum, extracts from Hansard, press cuttings, including of articles by Jay, copies of priority written questions asked by Jay in the House of Commons, Labour Party campaign document for 1974, Government Economic Service Working Paper no. 27 The CAP and Resource Flows among EEC Member States, Labour Common Market Safeguards Committee booklets "The Common Market: Enough is Enough", "The Common Market: Promises and Reality" and "The Common Market: The Way Out", notes for a speech by Jay, booklet "James Callaghan on the Common Market, correspondence with John Nott, sixth report of the Select Committee on European Legislation, and annotated copy of the 1972 European Communities Bill.


  • Creation: 1972-1981


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 6745/77

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom