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Transcript of Weekend World broadcast by London Weekend Television on 01/04/1979, May 1978-Apr. 1979

CCO 20/17/6/7

Features interviews between the presenter, Brian Walden, and various academics, journalists and sample voters, and correspondence concerning requests to hold a televised debate between the party leaders during the election campaign.


  1. Minutes of a meeting held at Central Office on 08/08/1978 concerning a possible televised debate
  2. Response from Margaret Thatcher dated 03/04/1979, and internal memoranda, June 1978-Apr 1979
  3. Opinion Research Centre report on a survey of responses to a Conservative party political broadcast which aired on the night of 17/05/1978, carried out for the Conservative Research Department, 18/05/1978


  • Creation: May 1978-Apr. 1979


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/17/6/7

Former reference:

CCO 20/17/73

Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom