Political: Constituency: Woodford [Essex]: Correspondence with or on behalf of constituents, A - H.

Reference code: CHUR 3/61

Part of: CHUR 3
Next record: CHUR 3/62
Previous record: CHUR 3/60

Date: 30 Dec 1949 - 21 Dec 1950

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Correspondents include: representatives of Woodford Conservative Association, including Sir James Hawkey, Chairman (2) and "Kath", Kathleen Kemp, Secretary to the Agent (7); Thomas Shearer, Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Air (3); [Ness Edwards], Postmaster General, on the campaign for official recognition by the Engineering Officers (Telecommunications) Association, including a note of his negotiations with the Association; Sir Howard Roberts, Clerk of London County Council; Derek Stephen, Assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for War; Jack Beddoe, Principal Private Secretary to the Minister of Health. Also includes notes and copies of correspondence by WSC's secretaries Lorna Cowper, Monica Graham and "N S" [Jo Sturdee, later Lady Onslow] and Edmund Oddy, Honorary Secretary.

Other subjects include: housing enquiries; war damage claims; requests for compassionate leave and release from the Forces; service medals; Christmas and birthday greetings for WSC; registration of nurses; support for the Criminal Amendment Bill extending legal protection to prostitutes; invitations for WSC; Sunday opening for the Festival of Britain; National Service rations.

Also includes: programme for the Clean Food Exhibition; annual report of the Medical Officer of Health, Chigwell [Essex]; memoranda supporting the Criminal Amendment Bill; typescript of an article by Gunter Feller on "Western Defence" and the continued threat from Germany and the Soviet Union.

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Open, except for folio 107, closed for 75 years until 2026 on grounds of data protection due to the presence of sensitive and personal information on a potentially living individual.

Physical: 1 file (220 loose folios)
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