Wessex Regionalist Party papers

Scope and Content

The papers consist of correspondence, agendas and minutes of Party AGM meetings, local government papers, policy papers and constitutions as well as regionalist newsletters.

Administrative / Biographical History

These papers consist of material relating to the Wessex Regionalist Party, based around the policies outlined in A Regionalist Manifesto, written by Alexander Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath, in 1975. The records demonstrate many aspects of the party's organisation between 1975 and 1996.

Conditions Governing Access

Accessible to all bona fide readers.

Acquisition Information

The papers were received from J.C. Banks in 1996.


Compiled by Martin Hall, Assistant Archivist, University of Bristol Information Services - Special Collections.

Other Finding Aids

Typescript catalogue available in Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission must be obtained from Special Collections.