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Correspondence, Jan-May 1980

CCO 508/1/6

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Correspondents include:

  1. Bethell of Romford, 4th Baron (Nicholas Bethell), MEP for London North West and member of the House of Lords;
  2. Catherwood, Sir Frederick, MEP for Cambridgeshire;
  3. Dalziel, Ian, MEP for Lothian;
  4. de Courcy Ling, John, MEP for Midlands Central and Chief Whip, European Democratic Group;
  5. de Ferranti, Basil, MEP for Hampshire West;
  6. Douro, Marquess of (Charles Wellesley, later 9th Duke of Wellington), MEP for Surrey;
  7. Elles, Baroness (Diana Elles), MEP for Thames Valley and member of the House of Lords;
  8. Hooper, Gloria, MEP for Liverpool;
  9. Hutton, Alisdair, MEP for Scotland South;
  10. Jackson, Christopher, MEP for Kent East;
  11. O'Hagan, 4th Baron (Charles Strachey), MEP for Devon;
  12. Nicolson, David, MEP for London Central;
  13. Normanton, Tom, MP for Cheadle and MEP for Cheshire East;
  14. Purvis, John, MEP for Mid Scotland and Fife;
  15. Pym, Francis, Secretary of State for Defence;
  16. Simpson, Anthony, MEP for Northamptonshire;
  17. Smith, Alan, Secretrary, National Union of Conservative and Unionist Associations;
  18. Stewart-Clark, Sir Jack (John), MEP for Sussex East;
  19. Taylor, John D., Ulster Unionist MEP for Northern Ireland;
  20. Taylor, John M., MEP for Midlands East;
  21. Turner, Amédée, MEP for Suffolk;
  22. Warner, Sir Fred, MEP for Somerset;
  23. Walker, Peter, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food;
  24. Whitelaw, William, Home Secretary.

Subjects include:

  1. Agricultural policy;
  2. Channel Tunnel project;
  3. Composition of European Parliamentary committees and working groups;
  4. Microelectronics;
  5. Pensions of MEPs.


  1. James Moorehouse, EDG briefing note on the Channel Link, 7 Jan 1980;
  2. Baroness Elles, text of speech[?] on the subject of the European Parliament and Anglo-Australian relations, n.d.;
  3. Pamphlet: The Common Agricultural Policy: Some New Thinking From Dr. Siccio Mansholt, published by the Soil Association, Aug 1979;
  4. Copy of Modern Railways magazine, Apr 1980, containing an article on European railway policy by Richard Cottrell MEP;
  5. Documentation relating to the introduction of pensions for British MEPs.


  • Creation: Jan-May 1980


1 box (1 folder)

Language of Materials

  • English


CCO 508/1/6


Arranged in reverse chronological order.

Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom