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MEPs' Correspondence Files, 1979-1980

CCO 508/3/34

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Comprises Secretariat files on individual MEPs' papers and correspondence, as follows:

  1. CCO 508/3/34/1 - Correspondence and papers, Aug 1979-Jun 1980;
  2. CCO 508/3/34/2 - Correspondence and papers, Sep-Dec 1980.

Correspondents include:

  1. Bethell of Romford, 4th Baron (Nicholas Bethell), MEP for London North West and member of the House of Lords;
  2. Carrington, 6th Baron (Peter Carington), Foreign Secretary;
  3. de Courcy Ling, John, Chief Whip and MEP for Midlands Central;
  4. de Ferranti, Basil, MEP for Hampshire West;
  5. Forth, Eric, MEP for Birmingham North and Chairman, 1979 [Backbench] Committee;
  6. Greville, Howard, former National Liberal and Conservative MP for St Ives;
  7. Hughes, Bob, National Chairman, Young Conservatives;
  8. Jackson, Robert, MEP for Upper Thames;
  9. Plumb, Sir Henry, MEP for the Cotswolds;
  10. Seligman, Madron, MEP for West Sussex;
  11. Spencer, Tom, MEP for Derbyshire;
  12. Swann, Sir Michael, Chairman, British Broadcasting Corporation;
  13. Tuckman, Fred, MEP for Leicester;
  14. Warner, Sir Fred, MEP for Somerset;
  15. Welsh, Michael, MEP for Central Lancashire.

Subjects include:

  1. European Parliament, business at plenary sessions;
  2. Office and administrative matters;
  3. Reports on international visits.


  1. Report on visit to Poland by Alan Tyrrell MEP and Richard Thornburn, 9-11 Nov 1979, dated 11 Dec 1979;
  2. Draft paper by James Moorehouse, 'The Trans-Siberian Landbridge and Soviet Shipping Policy', 27 May 1980.


  • Creation: 1979-1980


1 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Includes material in French.


CCO 508/3/34


Arranged in chronological order.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom