Political: Constituency: Woodford [Essex]: correspondence with Woodford Conservative Association branches at Aldersbrook, Buckhurst Hill, Loughton, Monkhams, Snaresbrook, and Wanstead [all Essex].

Reference code: CHUR 3/18

Part of: CHUR 3
Next record: CHUR 3/19
Previous record: CHUR 3/17

Date: Aug 1952 - Jun 1956

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Correspondents include: Sir James Hawkey, Chairman [until 1952], and W Hubert Barlow-Wheeler, Honorary Secretary and Agent, (4) of Woodford Conservative Association. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from: secretaries Lettice Marston (Lettice Shillingford), Grace Hamblin, H [?Wood], Gillian Maturin, and Anthony Montague Browne; CSC (President of Woodford Conservative Association).

Subjects include: organising visits to the Houses of Parliament; a message of sympathy for Queen Elizabeth on the death of King George VI; concern over WSC's health; invitations to local events including dinners and dances and the Wanstead branch garden party, June 1956; the use of CSC's car in the Chigwell [Essex] council election campaign.

Also includes: Monkhams branch dinner and dance programme and invitations from Monkhams and Wanstead; copies of notes for WSC's speech at Wanstead (23 June 1956) on the branch, Sir Anthony [Eden's, later 1st Lord Avon] government, and relations with the United States.

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