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Correspondence and papers concerning the Young Conservatives, Jan 1968-Dec 1969

CCO 20/47/3

Correspondents include:-

  1. Barber, Tony, Conservative Party Chairman
  2. Bendall, Vivian, Chairman, Greater London Young Conservatives
  3. Boaden, Roger, National Organising Secretary, Young Conservatives
  4. Fraser, Sir Michael, Deputy Party Chairman
  5. Haselhurst, Alan, National Chairman, Young Conservatives
  6. Hawkins, LFI, National Chairman, The Young Liberal Movement of Australia
  7. Hewlett, Sir Clyde, Chairman, National Union Executive Committee
  8. Johnson Smith, Geoffrey, Conservative Party Vice-Chairman (Youth)
  9. North, Mary, Chairman, Dulwich Conservative Association
  10. Sinclair, Peter JM, Vice-chairman, Greater London Young Conservatives

Subjects include:-

  1. Young Conservatives' preparations for the lowering of the voting age to 18, including estimates of numbers of new voters by Area and constituency
  2. YCs' comment on the dismissal of Enoch Powell from the Shadow Cabinet, Apr 1968
  3. Visit of YC Chairman Alan Haselhurst to Australia, and press reports of his criticism of Party Leader Edward Heath, Jul 1968
  4. 10th Conference of the Conservative and Christian Democratic Youth Community (COCDYC), London, Nov 1968
  5. Resolutions submitted to the 1969 YCs National Conference
  6. Visit by Hugh Holland, Chairman of the YCs, to Northern Ireland, May 1969
  7. Replacement of Impact as the National YCs' newsletter, 1969


  1. Minutes of YC NAC meetings, 09/12/1967
  2. Annotated drafts of joint letter from Party Chairman Tony Barber and National Union Executive Committee chairman Sir Clyde Hewlett to constituency chairmen concerning the lowering of the voting age to 18, ND [c.Jan 1969]
  3. Press release containing speech by Eldon Griffiths MP concerning permissiveness, 17/01/1969
  4. YCs' recruitment leaflet 'Get in on the action!', ND [c.1969]
  5. Issues of Democratory, newsletter published by the Greater London Area Young Conservatives


  • Creation: Jan 1968-Dec 1969


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Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/47/3

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