File: UGC: 1981 cuts

Scope and Content

The file deals with the impact of the financial cutbacks on the University during the 1981/2 session. Included in the file a copies of "University report", a newsletter issued by the Vice-Chancellor concerning the cuts. Subjects include staff opposition to cuts and compulsory redundancies, implementation of an early retirement schemes, proposals from staff members about income generation and economies. The file also includes political correspondence with the Department of Education and Science, and with opposition parties.

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Related Material

See also files VCA/7/789, 794, 795, 796 and 797.