Records of the Pembrokeshire Conservative and Union Association

Scope and Content

Records of Pembrokeshire Conservative and Union Association, 1928-1978, comprising minutes of the Executive Committee, other committees, area councils, and branches, 1928-1978; attendance book, 1956-1976; register of officers, [1952]-1955; and press cuttings, 1950-1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Conservative and Unionist Party is organised locally into separate Associations of local branches, with Executive Committees based on parliamentary constituencies. Pembrokeshire Conservative and Union Association campaigned in the Pembrokeshire parliamentary constituency. The Pembrokeshire seat was created in 1918 from Pembrokeshire and Pembroke & Haverfordwest. In 1995, the Pembrokeshire constituency was split between the new Pembroke Preseli and Carmarthen West & Pembrokeshire South seats. Between 1970 and 1992 the seat was held by the Conservatives.


Arranged into the following: minutes; register of officers; and press cuttings.

Access Information

With the exception of the press cuttings the records are not to be produced for public inspection without the prior written permission of an officer of the Association. The records were previously closed for a period of 25 years.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the Agent, Mrs Val Sanders, Haverfordwest, 1984.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records of the Pembrokeshire Conservative and Union Association, catalogue; National Library of Wales, Schedule of Pembrokeshire Conservative Association Records.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further records of the Association are National Library of Wales, Pembrokeshire Conservative Association Records.

Geographical Names