Mrs Bligh Scrutton: Working Party on Street Offences

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence on variety of topics eg with Miss Peto, Joan Vickers, Lord Stonham, concerning the Working Party and effects of the Street Offences Act 1959, solicitation by men, advertisements in windows

- copies of speeches made eg at the conference on prostitution in Apr 1956, to the House of Commons meeting on 16 Dec 1958 to consider the Wolfenden recommendations

- copy of transcript of an article by Michael King from 'Evening Standard' on 'Grip tightens on strip clubs' dated 8 Dec 1966

- circular letters sent to members of the Association for Moral and Social Hygiene on the Street Offences Bill 1959

- papers relating to the Wolfenden report and deputation to the Home Secretary on 29 Jan 1958

Press cuttings for the Working Party: on advertisements in windows, conspiracy to corrupt