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Chairman's correspondence with the Conservative Research Department, Feb-Dec 1968

CCO 20/49/2

Correspondents include:-

  1. Barber, Tony, Party Chairman
  2. Cope, John, Conservative Research Department; later, Personal Adviser to Party Chairman Tony Barber
  3. Hadley, Guy, formerly of the Conservative Research Department
  4. Rathbone, John, Chief Publicity and Public Relations Officer, Conservative Central Office
  5. Schreiber, Mark, Public Sector Research Unit, Conservative Research Department
  6. Sewill, Brendon, Director, Conservative Research Department
  7. Stevens, A. Edwin, Managing Director, Amplivox Ltd


  1. Memorandum from John Cope concerning Share Option Incentive Schemes, 06/02/1968
  2. Memoranda from Brendon Sewill and John Rathbone concerning a proposed Party Political Broadcast to be made by Heath, 23/02/1968
  3. Memorandum from Brendon Sewill concerning criticism of the CRD from the Monday Club and the Central Council of the National Union, 22/02/1968
  4. Conservative Central Office press release containing transcript of speech concerning Industrial Relations policy by Robert Carr, Shadow Minister of Labour, 08/04/1968
  5. Conservative Research Department paper (ref. OG(68)20) presented to the Official Group, 'The Cost of Living', Brendon Sewill, 08/04/1968
  6. Correspondence between A. Edwin Stevens, Managing Director of Amplivox Ltd, and Prime Minister Harold Wilson concerning the Ministry of Health's preference for a Danish company when awarding a contract for supply of hearing aids, Jul-Aug 1968, including advice from the Conservative Research Department
  7. Recommendations for tackling the rise in crime, Sep 1968
  8. Savings Policy Group papers (otherwise referred to as the Savings Study Group):- Points arising from the first meeting, ND, Minutes of the second meeting, chaired by Maurice Macmillan MP, 17/09/1968
  9. Report of research visit to West Germany by Mark Schreiber of the Conservative Research Department, sponsored by the German Foreign Office, 27/11/1968
  10. Draft of question-and-answer brief on the Conservative Party's Immigration policy prepared by the Conservative Research Department and intended for distribution to all Conservative MPs and parliamentary candidates, 12/12/1968


  • Creation: Feb-Dec 1968


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CCO 20/49/2

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