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Correspondents include: representatives of Woodford Conservative Association including John Harvey [Chairman, and MP for Walthamstow East, Essex] (4) and W Hubert Barlow-Wheeler, Honorary Secretary and Agent (12); Sir [William] Robert Fraser [Deputy Chairman and Permanent Secretary, War Damage Commission]; Robert Armstrong [later Lord Armstrong of Ilminster, Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer] (2); Overy Gingell [Joint Principal Private Secretary to the Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation] (2); David Stephens [Appointments Secretary to the Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden, later 1st Lord Avon]; M Hilton, Private Secretary, Home Office (5); Hugh Murray, constituent (4); Karl Newman, Lord Chancellor's Office; Terence Grady [Assistant Private Secretary to the Foreign Secretary]; John Johnston [Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for the Colonies]; John Stacpoole, Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for the Colonies; Gordon Downey, Assistant Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer (3); Norman Calvert [Assistant Principal, Ministry of Housing and Local Government]; J W Faulkner, Clerk to Chigwell [Essex] Urban District Council (4); Gordon Wilson [Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for War]; Ronald Guppy [Principal Private Secretary to the Home Secretary]; Charles Regan [Assistant Principal], Ministry of Pensions and National Insurance. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence by Lettice Shillingford [earlier Lettice Marston], Grace Hamblin and Jane Portal [later Lady Williams of Elvel], WSC's secretaries, Magdalene Stenhouse, WSC's Assistant Private Secretary, Anthony Montague-Browne [WSC's Private Secretary], and David Pitblado [WSC's Joint Principal Private Secretary].
Subjects include: housing, including council rents, rates and compulsory property purchase; war damage claims; tax relief; invitations for WSC; canal transport; pension enquiries; education enquiries; calls of new legislation on strikes; police pay; concerns on State lotteries.
Also includes: press cuttings; pamphlets from the Roads Campaign Council, the Society of Industrial Civil Defence Officers, including copies of the Industrial Civil Defence Review, and from the campaign for Moral Re-Armament; Home Office memorandum on police pay awards.
Open, except for folio 293, closed for 75 years until 2031 on data protection grounds due to the presence of sensitive and personal information on a potentially living individual.
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