Northern Ireland general writing

Scope and Content

A file comprising general correspondence and papers about Ireland. Including correspondence with Sir Frank Cooper, 1975; David Rowlands, about civic education and a talk in Dublin, 1973-1974 (3); James Prior [Later Lord Prior]; Eamon Kennedy, about constitutional change and relations with the British isles, 1981-1982 (4); and Sir David Orr, 1983 (2). The file also includes a copy of the memorandum on aims of the Anglo-Irish encounter organisation, 1981; Speaking notes “Populism in Northern Ireland”; details of a weekend consultation “Towards reconciliation in Northern Ireland”; a “Memorandum of conversation on 23 October 1983 with Garret Fitzgerald in Dublin”, 1983; transcript of a recorded documentary broadcast in the series “Analysis” called “Ulster-What Next?” October, 1975; a paper read at the fifth annual conference of the PSA work group on United Kingdom politics “The Atkins initiative: an interim report on an interim report” at Cardiff, September 1980.