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Papers and Correspondence: Group Meetings, Sep-Dec 1990

CCO 508/15/29

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Comprises papers and correspondence of Harald Rømer relating to arrangements for Group Meetings held Sep-Dec 1990.

Correspondents include:

  1. Al-Rayes, Ghazi, Kuwaiti Ambassador to the United Kingdom;
  2. Bainbridge, Timothy, Secretariat, European Democratic Group;
  3. Carrington, 6th Baron (Peter Carington), former Foreign Secretary and Conservative peer;
  4. Eyskens, Mark, Foreign Minister of Belgium;
  5. Fontaine, Nicole, French MEP and Vice-President, European Parliament;
  6. Ford, Glyn, Labour MEP for Greater Manchester;
  7. Jackson, Caroline, MEP for Wiltshire;
  8. Makepeace, Richard, Office of the UK Permanent Representative to the European Communities;
  9. McMillan-Scott, Edward, MEP for York;
  10. Méhaignerie, Pierre, President, Centre of Social Democrats (French political party);
  11. Prout, Sir Christopher, MEP for Shropshire and Stafford and Chairman, European Democratic Group;
  12. Seligman, Madron, MEP for West Sussex;
  13. Spencer, Tom, MEP for Surrey West.

Subjects include:

  1. Economic and Monetary Union;
  2. European Democrat Union, Helsinki Conference;
  3. European Parliament, business at plenary sessions;
  4. Kuwait, Iraqi invasion of;
  5. Speakers for Group Meetings;
  6. Study Days, held in Paris, Oct 1990;
  7. Visit of Sir Geoffrey Howe to the European Parliament, Sep 1990.


  1. Statement of the Party Leaders of the European Democrat Union, 'A Free Europe For All', 31 Aug 1990;
  2. Text of speech by Margaret Thatcher to the 13th Party Leaders Conference of the European Democrat Union, 30 Aug 1990;
  3. Photocopy of European Democratic Group pamphlet, 'Collective Security: The EC and the Preservation of Peace - A Discussion Document by Michael Welsh, MEP', Jan 1989;
  4. Extract of a speech by Sir Leon Brittan, 'A European Security Community?', 17 May 1990;
  5. Extract of a speech by Sir Leon Brittan, 'The European Community and the Gulf Crisis', 10 Sep 1990;
  6. Report by Sir Michael Butler, Chairman of the European Committee of the British Invisible Exports Council, 'The Second Stage of EMU', 9 Aug 1990;
  7. Text of speech by Manfred Wörner, Secretary-General of NATO, 'Towards a New Europe', 13 Sep 1990;
  8. Text of speech by Manfred Wörner, Secretary-General of NATO, 'The Atlantic Alliance and European Security in the 90's', 17 May 1990.


  • Creation: Sep-Dec 1990


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English

Includes papers in Danish and French.


CCO 508/15/29


Divided across three folders. Arranged by meeting date.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom