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Disarmament Campaign: Correspondence between representatives of concerned organisations and Party Chairman Cecil Parkinson, Feb-Mar 1983

CCO 20/37/7

Correspondents include:-

  1. Boardman, Sir Kenneth, Hon. Treasurer, North Western Area, National Union
  2. Burge, Victor, Agent and Secretary, Exeter Conservative Association
  3. Burke, John, Chairman, British Defence Campaign
  4. Churchill, Winston S., MP for Stretford, and Chairman, Campaign for Defence and Multilateral Disarmament
  5. Garner, Sir Anthony, Director of Organisation and Community Affairs, Conservative Central Office
  6. Giles, Edward S., Chairman, Isle of Wight Conservative and Unionist Association
  7. Gorka, P.v., Vice-President, Hungarian Freedomfighters Association in Great Britain
  8. Lamport, Stephen MJ, Private Secretary to Douglas Hurd, Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  9. Leigh, Edward, Director, The Coalition for Peace Through Security
  10. Lewney, G., Branch Secretary, National Association of Teachers in Further and Higher Education
  11. Nicolls, John, Director, John Nicolls Advertising Limited
  12. Pitt, John G., Secretary, Orpington and Bromley CND
  13. Sanderson, Sir Russell, Chairman of the Executive Committee of the National Union
  14. Shelton, William J.M., MP for Streatham
  15. Sidonio, David, Streatham Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  16. Thomas, Harvey, Campaign for Defence and Multilateral Disarmament (C.D.M.D)
  17. Wheldon, Lady Jacqueline, Hon. Executive Director, The Committee for the Free World (UK)
  18. Wilkinson, John, MP for Ruislip-Northwood


Coalition for Peace Through Security leaflets:-

  1. Preventing Nuclear War: A few simple facts
  2. 30 Questions...And Honest Answers about CND
  3. CND. Communists Neutralists Defeatists
  4. What is the Coalition for Peace Through Security

Coalition for Peace Through Security posters, 1983:-

  1. CND. Communists Neutralists Defeatists
  2. 'These British never learn do they, Adolph?' [Profiles of Adolf Hitler and Leonid Brezhnev facing each other]

Foreign and Commonwealth Office background papers, Feb 1983:-

  1. 'The Soviet Union and the European "Peace" Movements' [6pp]
  2. 'Activities within West European "Peace" Movements' [5pp]
  3. '"Peace" Movements Based in the UK' [6pp]

Campaign for Defence and Multilateral Disarmament:-

  1. Minutes of Liaison Meeting, 02/03/1983
  2. Leaflets:- Know the Facts, Peace and the Route to Disarmament, How you can Help

Committee for the Free World:-

  1. Paper, 'Peace Through Arms Control', Ray Whitney MP, Oct 1982
  2. Paper, 'Unilateralism, Neutralism, and Pacifism', The Lord Chalfont, Nov 1982

Ministry of Defence briefing paper, 'Nuclear Deterrence and Disarmament: Briefing Notes' [4th edition], Feb 1983 [55pp]


  • Creation: Feb-Mar 1983


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CCO 20/37/7

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