Political: Constituency: Woodford [Essex]: correspondence with or on behalf of constituents, I-Z.

Reference code: CHUR 3/39

Part of: CHUR 3
Next record: CHUR 3/40A-B
Previous record: CHUR 3/38

Date: Mar 1947 - Oct 1947


Correspondents include: [Herbert] Stotesbury, Home Office; J H Hughes of the Air Ministry (6); E A Baker, Private Secretary, Ministry of Food (4); Stuart Mallinson, Essex County Welfare Officer; Frederick Mummery, Assistant Secretary, (7) and Sir James Hawkey, Chairman, Woodford Conservative Association; E Gower of the Board of Trade (4); Lena Prescott of the Ministry of Health (5); L D Baynes of the War Office (4); constituent Olive Warne (7); [Arthur] Drew [Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for War]. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence from secretaries Christine Taylor and Elizabeth Gilliatt.

Subjects covered by the file include: messages of support for WSC; comments by constituents on various national and international issues, including general government policy, petrol rationing, the treatment of German POWs, housing, and imports; appeals and complaints by constituents in a variety of areas, including education, employment, trading, an allotment, housing and war damaged property, national service, a birth certificate, a factory, and emigration; a request for House of Commons tickets.

Also includes: material on the "housing problem".




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Open, except for folios 199-204 which have been removed on grounds of data protection due to presence of sensitive personal information about a potentially living individual until 1 January 2023.

Physical: 1 file (246 loose folios)
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