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Area Correspondence: Scotland, Aug 1987-Feb 1989

CCO 20/11/109

Correspondents include:-

  1. Britto, Keith, Conservative Central Office
  2. Garner, Sir Anthony, Director of Organisation, Conservative Central Office
  3. Goldie-Scot, Duncan
  4. Goold, James, The Lord, Chairman of the Scottish Conservative Party
  5. Mackay, John, Chief Executive, Scottish Central Office
  6. McK Watt, David, Research Officer, Scottish Conservative Party

Subjects include:-

  1. Reorganisation of the Scottish Area as a parallel organisation to Conservative Central Office, with a Chief Executive, no longer reporting to the Director of Organisation in London although still reporting to the Conservative Party Chairman, Aug 1987
  2. Perception of the Scottish Conservatives as an English party, and the inapplicability of some Party Political Broadcasts to Scotland, Oct 1987
  3. Retention of budgetary control and administration of Scottish Party expenditure by Conservative Central Office in London, Nov 1987-Jan 1988
  4. Visit of Party Chairman Peter Brooke to Scottish Central Office, Dec 1987


  1. Scottish Conservative Party press release, 'Statement by the Lord Goold – Press Conference, Thursday, 27 August 1987',concerning the reorganisation of the Party in Scotland
  2. Draft transcript of Party Political Broadcast, 21/10/1987
  3. Draft, 'Report on objectives for the Scottish Conservative Party', 12/11/1987
  4. 3-fold leaflet, Conservative Counterpoint, No.3, Autumn/Winter 1987
  5. Scottish Conservative Party Research Department 'Monthly Brief', 31/10/1988
  6. Report on the results of Scottish CPC questionnaire, 'Issues at the Euro Elections', Cecily Giles, Jan 1989


  • Creation: Aug 1987-Feb 1989


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Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/11/109

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