Records of Abergavenny Labour Party

Scope and Content

Abergavenny Trades Council and Labour Party minutes, 1948-1980, financial records, 1954-1983, and election papers, 1927-1981; Abergavenny Branch Labour Party minutes and agendas, 1988-2000, correspondence, 1980-1998, and election papers, 1970-1989; South East Wales Constituency European election campaign papers, 1984, 1989; manifestos and campaign documents, 1982-1996; Annual Conference papers, 1992-1993; policy documents, [1980]-[2000]; periodicals, 1992-2001.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Labour Party is organised locally into branches, as in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire. The Abergavenny Branch, and the Abergavenny Trades Council and Labour Party before it, organised campaigning for various elections at a local level.


Arranged into the following: minutes and agendas; financial records; correspondence; election papers; conference papers; policy documents/publications; periodicals.

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Acquisition Information



Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Records of Abergavenny Labour Party c. 1927-1989.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

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