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Correspondence, press cuttings and papers concerning the Scottish referendum campaign, particularly broadcasting arrangements for televised debates during the referendum campaign and the relationship between the Conservative Party and the Scotland Says No umbrella organisation, Oct 1977-Feb 1979

CCO 20/11/85

Correspondents include:-

  1. Anderson, Betty Harvie, MP for East Renfrewshire
  2. Bell, Charles
  3. Fergusson, Adam, Scotland Says No
  4. Garner, Anthony, Director of Organisation
  5. Hirst, Michael, Scottish Conservative Candidates Association
  6. Howarth, Alan, PA to the Party Chairman
  7. Lindsey, John, Deputy Director of Publicity (Broadcasting), Conservative Central Office
  8. Taylor, Teddy, Shadow Secretary of State for Scotland
  9. Wilson, Henry, Baron Wilson of Langside, Joint Chairman of Scotland Says No


  1. Transcript of 'off-the-record' conversation between Peter Hardiman-Scott, Chief Assistant to the Director-General of the BBC and John Lindsey, Deputy Director of Publicity (Broadcasting), Conservative Central Office, 07/02/1979
  2. Scotland Says No campaign leaflet
  3. Agenda for the Party Meeting and the 'Umbrella Meeting' concerning the Scottish Referendum Campaign, 14/12/1978
  4. Minutes of meetings held in the Chairman's Office concerning the referendum campaign: 01/03/1978, 16/11/1978, 22/11/1978


  • Creation: Oct 1977-Feb 1979


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Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/11/85

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom