25 September 2003 releases

September 2003

Catalogue ref. Date Description
Records of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and predecessors
FCO 24/1316 1972 Immigration into UK from South West Pacific Area:

Criticism of New Zealand Prime Minister Norman Kirk's views on immigration from New Zealand to the UK.

FCO 63/340 1969 President Nixon's European Tour.
FCO 63/341 1969 President Nixon's European Tour:

Nixon is reported as concerned about the problem of coal miners' pneumoconiosis ("black lung disease").

FCO 63/342 1969 President Nixon's European Tour.
FCO 63/343 1969 President Nixon's European Tour.
FCO 63/344 1969 President Nixon's European Tour:

Britain's charge d'affaires in Washington meets Nixon's National Security Adviser, Henry Kissinger, to discuss the agenda for the President's visit. He reports to London Kissinger's views on the US's relations with Britain and with France.

FCO 63/345 1969 President Nixon's European Tour:

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson and US President Nixon exchange views on the Soviet Union - and Soviet leader Kosygin's bitterness towards China. Discussion of whether or not the US should lobby France over Britain's application for EEC membership, and of De Gaulle's fears that conflict in the Middle East will lead to a Third World War.

FCO 63/346 1969 President Nixon's European Tour:

Briefs for the President's visit

Records created or inherited by the Home Office, Ministry of Home Security, and related bodies
HO 144/6903 1926 Disturbances:

General Strike, 1926. Police baton charge at Poplar.

HO 144/9237 1926-28 Disturbances:

General Strike, May 1926. Publications likely to cause mutiny, sedition, disaffection, etc.; Order under Emergency Regulations, 1926, dated 4 May 1926.

HO 144/10130 1912-29 Publications:

Suppression of traffic in obscene publications, indecent wares etc.

Records created or inherited by the Ministry of Health and successors, Local Government Boards and related bodies
MH 56/230 1941-43 Suspected malnutrition: reports and investigation

Effects of wartime diet on the nation's nutrition. Use of the Blood Transfusion Service to assess nutrition levels. Discussion of possible causes for apparent increase in skin rashes.