Political: Constituency: Woodford [Essex]: correspondence, mainly with Alderman Donald Forbes, Mayor of Wanstead and Woodford [1953-54] and Chairman of Woodford Conservative Association [from 1956].

Reference code: CHUR 3/14

Part of: CHUR 3
Next record: CHUR 3/15
Previous record: CHUR 3/13

Date: Sep 1951 - May 1958

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Other correspondents include: Frederick Bishop [Principal Private Secretary to the Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden, later 1st Lord Avon]; Hugh Ellis-Rees (War Office) (2). Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from: secretaries Lettice Marston (Lettice Shillingford), Joan Prideaux, and Anthony Montague Browne; CSC (President of Woodford Conservative Association).

Subjects include: honouring the late Sir James Hawkey [former constituency chairman] and Stuart Mallinson; the 1951 election; WSC providing signed photographs; council elections; WSC's support for the government over its policy to Egypt [Suez crisis]; information on local events; the local United Nations Association; WSC's state of health; Forbes obtaining trooping the colour tickets.

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Open, except for folios 14-24 which have been removed on grounds of data protection due to presence of sensitive personal information about a potentially living individual until 1 January 2014.

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