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Tactical Committee - minutes, Jul 1970-Jan 1971

CCO 20/7/10

Includes minutes of meetings held on:- 07/07/1970, 14/07/1970, 21/07/1970, 28/07/1970, 03/08/1970, 11/08/1970, 18/08/1970, 08/09/1970, 15/09/1970, 22/09/1970, 29/09/1970, 13/10/1970, 20/10/1970, 27/10/1970, 03/11/1970, 10/11/1970, 17/11/1970, 24/11/1970, 01/12/1970, 08/12/1970, 14/12/1970


  1. Memorandum, 'The Role of the European Movement', ND [Author unknown]
  2. Paper, 'Memorandum to all members of the Tactical Committee: Re-examination of Party Communication Methods', Tommy Thompson, Head of Communications, 29/10/1970
  3. Paper, 'Harassing the Labour Party', 23/11/1970 [Author: Douglas Hurd/GD]


  • Creation: Jul 1970-Jan 1971


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  • English

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CCO 20/7/10

Biographical / Historical

The Tactical Committee was chaired mainly by Sir Michael Fraser, Deputy Party Charman and in his absence, Sir Richard Webster, Chief Organisation Officer. Regular topics discussed include the contents for forthcoming issues of Party publications Weekly News and Weekend Talking Point, by-elections, television appearances, local elections, and party conference arrangements, as well as the response to topical political issues such as industrial action and the Common Market.

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