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Govan By-election, Sep-Nov 1988

CCO 20/55/92

Correspondents include:-

  1. Lacy, John, Director of Campaigning, Conservative Central Office
  2. Smith, Peter D, Campaign Director, Scottish Central Office

Subjects include:-

  1. Funding for the by-election campaign in Govan
  2. Provision of an Agent for Govan for the duration of the election campaign
  3. Concern at the possibility of Sinn Fein candidates using the opportunity for election publicity through standing in the Govan by-election to circumvent the ban on broadcasters from giving air-time to proscribed organisations


  1. Press release by Bob Gillespie, Labour Candidate, Govan By-election, 08/11/1988
  2. Constituency synopsis prepared by Scottish Central Office, 21/10/1988
  3. Press-cuttings from the Glasgow Herald, Sunday Times, Sunday Observer, The Sun, The Scotsman, The Independent, and the Sunday Express concerning the Scottish National Party's victory in the Govan By-election, 12-15 Nov 1988


  • Creation: Sep-Nov 1988


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Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/55/92

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