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Correspondence and papers concerning Heath's request for a Party-led initiative to mobilise voluntary efforts in the community, and the transfer of responsibility for coordinating Government action in this area to a Ministerial Group chaired by Lord Windlesham, Jun 1973-Jan 1974

CCO 20/77/1

Correspondents include:-

  1. Colville, John, 4th Viscount Colville of Culross, Minister of State at the Home Office
  2. Currie, JM, Scottish Education Department
  3. Deslandes, Ian, PA to the Party Chairman
  4. Fraser, Sir Michael, Deputy Party Chairman
  5. Hart, Graham, Private Secretary to Sir Keith Joseph, Secretary of State for Health and Social Security
  6. Hennessy, David, 3rd Baron Windlesham, Lord Privy Seal
  7. Hurd, Douglas, Political Secretary, 10 Downing Street
  8. Jenkin, Patrick, Chief Secretary to the Treasury
  9. Jones, Robin Huws, Joseph Rowntree Memorial Trust
  10. Morrison, Sara, Vice-chairman (Women)
  11. Patten, Chris, PA to the Party Chairman
  12. Roberts, Christopher, Heath's Private Office
  13. Schreiber, Mark, Special Adviser, Civil Service Department
  14. Steen, Anthony D., Director, Youth Volunteer Force Foundation


  1. Final report of the Conservatives' Voluntary Social Services Policy Group chaired by Lord Jellice [66pp], 13/07/1970
  2. Paper (photocopy only), 'Voluntary Service by Young People' [11pp], Authors: ID/JW, 26/03/1973
  3. Minutes of meeting between the directors of various voluntary agencies, London, 11/04/1973
  4. Report, 'Voluntarism' [26pp], by Colman, Prentis & Varley Ltd, Jul 1973
  5. Draft, annotated transcript of speech by Heath to be given at Aylesbury on 13th July 1973 on the theme of strengthening the voluntary movement, 10/07/1973
  6. Paper (photocopy only), 'Community Involvement by Youth: A Survey to assess attitudes and opportunities in voluntary work' [8pp], Sir Derek Lang, 10/10/1973
  7. Minutes of meeting of representatives of voluntary organisations, chaired by Sara Morrison, Vice-Chairman (Women), 17/01/1974


  • Creation: Jun 1973-Jan 1974


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CCO 20/77/1

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