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Wales and Monmouth Area: General correspondence, May 1968-Nov 1970

CCO 20/11/39

Correspondents include:-

  1. Barber, Anthony, Conservative Party Chairman
  2. Block, Geoffrey, Conservative Research Department
  3. Gibson-Watt, David, MP for Hereford
  4. Graesser, Alastair S.D., Area Chairman, Wales and Monmouthshire
  5. Myddelton, Captain D.F., Chairman, Wrexham Conservative Association

Subjects include:-

  1. Implication for Wales of the policy proposal to create a Scottish Assemby
  2. Policy proposals for Wales
  3. Conservative manifesto pledges concerning the office of Secretary of State for Wales
  4. Critical seats in Wales: Cardiff North and Conway
  5. Request for high-calibre speakers for Wrexham
  6. Visit of Party Chairman Peter Thomas to Wales


  1. Memorandum, 'Welsh reflections on the repercussions of the announcement of a Scottish Assembly', 07/05/1968 [Author: David Gibson-Watt MP]
  2. Conservative Central Office press release, 'Seminar on the Economy of Wales', 20/10/1969
  3. Wales and Monmouthshire Conservative and Unionist Council pamphlet, Wales into the 70s including foreword by Edward Heath, setting out the Conservative Party's policy on Wales, 1970
  4. Conservative Central Office press release announcing the publication of the policy statement, Wales into the 70s, 29/01/1970
  5. Leaflet, A Better Tomorrow for Wales, ND [1970]
  6. Minutes of meeting of the Wales and Monmouthshire Conservative and Unionist Council Executive Committee, 18/07/1970
  7. Itinerary for Party Chairman Peter Thomas's visit to Wales, 20/21 November 1970
  8. Transcript of speech by Party Chairman Peter Thomas at Colwyn Bay, 20/11/1970
  9. Conservative Central Office press release concerning speech by Conservative Party Chairman and Secretary of State for Wales Peter Thomas at the Wales and Monmouthshire Area Executive Council, 21/11/1970


  • Creation: May 1968-Nov 1970


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CCO 20/11/39

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