Public and Political: General: Political: arrangements for the Conservative Party North-Western Area Meeting at King's Hall, Belle Vue, Manchester, December 1947.

Reference code: CHUR 2/60

Part of: CHUR 2
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Date: Feb 1947 - Feb 1948

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Correspondents include: James Stuart [Chief Opposition Whip] (2); representatives of Conservative and Unionist Central Office (7); George Drayson; H Haygarth Jackson, Executive Member of the Cotton Board; Eric Errington, Chairman [North-West Area of Conservative Associations] (2); Reginald Maudling (3); John Wyndham [later 1st Lord Egremont]; Charles Nowell, City Librarian, Manchester, on a visit by WSC; Etienne Cottet of the Midland Hotel on WSC's stay there (5). Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from secretaries Lettice Marston [later Lettice Shillingford] and Jo Sturdee ("N S") [later Lady Onslow].

Other subjects include: the Lancashire textile industry; travel arrangements; matters concerning the policies of the Labour government in respect to rationing, directing labour, employment, exports, production, including coal output, and nationalisation.

Also includes: joint letter objecting to WSC's comments on the East Edinburgh [Scotland] by-election; programme for WSC's visit; plan of the King's Hall; figures for by-elections.

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