ASHMORE, Lt-Cmdr Brian, fl 1945-1997, Liberal candidate

Scope and Content

Political papers of Lieutenant Commander Brian Ashmore, Liberal parliamentary candidate for Carlisle, 1941-1992, including material relating to Liberal Assemblies, 1950-1965; the Liberal Party Organisation and the Liberal Candidates Association, 1947-1975; the Oxford Liberal Club, 1941-1992; the Carlisle Liberal Association, 1962-1976; the Yorkshire Liberal Federation, 1950-1958; the North West Liberal Federation, 1950-1969; the Radical Reform Group, 1956-1959; the Penrith and Border Liberal Association, 1955-1965; correspondence, leaflets, speech notes, election addresses, campaign bulletins and leaflets, 1952-1974.

Administrative / Biographical History

Lieutenant Commander Brian Ashmore was a member of the Liberal Party, and a parliamentary candidate for Carlisle in 1964.


Arranged in files broadly according to subject.

Access Information

Closed until listed.

Other Finding Aids


Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright retained by the donor and their heirs. Most documents may be photocopied.

Custodial History

Given by Lt-Cmdr Brian Ashmore in 1997.

Related Material

The BLPES holds material relating to Ashmore in Coll Misc 0370/1/33, and also houses the papers of the Central Liberal Party (Ref: Liberal Party).