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Chairman's Office: Correspondence and papers concerning the Federation of Conservative Students, Mar 1968-Mar 1972

CCO 20/53/3

Correspondents include:-

  1. Brown, E.C.F., Agent and Secretary, Canterbury Constituency Conservative Association
  2. Hall-Thompson, Major Robert Lloyd, Member of the Northern Ireland Parliament
  3. Hay, Ann, Secretary, Federation of Conservative Students
  4. Horsburgh, Ian, Editor, Oxford Tory
  5. Kreppel, Stephen, Chairman, University of Sussex Conservative Association
  6. Patterson, Ben, Conservative Political Centre
  7. Redmond, Robert S., MP for Bolton West
  8. Sharples, Richard, Minister of State at the Home Office
  9. Taylor, Ian, Chairman, Federation of Conservative Students
  10. Thomas, Peter, Conservative Party Chairman

Subjects include:-

  1. Student unrest at Birmingham, Dec 1968
  2. Attempted coup within University of Sussex Conservative Association by members of the Monday Club, 1969
  3. Impact of students on the Conservative share of the vote in Canterbury, Dec 1970
  4. Students' response to the Industrial Relations Bill, Jan 1971
  5. Reform of Student Unions, Oct 1971
  6. Visit of FCS delegation to Dublin and Belfast, Feb 1972


  1. Inaugural issue of The Right Approach , magazine of the University of Bradford Conservative Association, Mar 1968
  2. CCO press release containing correspondence between the FCS and Geoffrey Rippon MP, Conservative spokesman on Housing, concerning student accommodation, 05/04/1968
  3. Exeter University Conservative Association year book, Blue on Green, 1968-1969
  4. Paper, 'Student Power', by Ian Taylor, Chairman, FCS, 21/05/1968
  5. FCS recruitment leaflet, 'We make up our own minds', ND [c.1970]
  6. FCS 1970 General Election leaflet, 'For a tomorrow better than today…'
  7. Oxford Tory '71 – magazine of the Oxford University Conservative Association, c. Sep 1971
  8. Paper, 'Student Unions. A Reply to the National Union of Students' Memorandum to the Secretary of State for Education and Science on the Subject of the Reform of Student Unions', Andrew Neil, Chairman, FCS, Oct 1971


  • Creation: Mar 1968-Mar 1972


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Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/53/3

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Weston Library
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