Public Enquiry into Events at Red Lion Square on 15th June 1974

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Submissions to and proceedings of enquiry, 1974.

Administrative / Biographical History

The enquiry was held between July and November 1974 to review the events that led to disorder in Red Lion Square and to consider whether any lesson might be learned for the better maintenance of public order when demonstrations took place. During the course of events a Warwick University student, Kevin Gately, met his death.

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Archivist's Note

The archive is at present uncatalogued. An authority file exists for this corporate body.

Custodial History

The records were deposited in the Centre in 1975 from Cecil Angel & Co., Coventry solicitors, through Michael King of Warwick University's Law Department.

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