Skip to main content

Papers relating to the European Communities belonging to Douglas Jay, 1970-1977

MS. 6745/74
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request

Papers relating to Britain's entry into the European Economic Community, the 1975 United Kingdom European Communities membership referendum, European Parliament elections, the Common Agricultural Policy. Includes press cuttings, including articles by Jay, extracts from Hansard, correspondence, including with Harold Wilson and Edward Heath, Open Seas Forum booklets, Common Market Safeguards Campaign flyers and booklets, transcripts of speeches by Jay and by Sir John Winnfrith, memoranda and working papers, Lloyds Bank Review for October 1971, command paper and Labour Party background paper on the United Kingdom and the European Communities, paper Some effects of EEC membership on the UK economy by Martin Fetherston, Barry Moore and John Rhodes, copy of the 1974 Labour Party manifesto, Labour Common Market Safeguards Committee booklet "The Common Market: Labour and the General Election", Consumers in the European Community Group booklet "Food Prices in the European Community", command paper Membership of the European Community: Report on Renogotiation, and minutes of a meeting of the Common Market Study Group.


  • Creation: 1970-1977


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 6745/74

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom