Ffeil / File 3/1 - Islwyn constituency

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Islwyn constituency


  • 1996-2013 (Creation)

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2 large boxes; 2 small boxes

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Material relating to Don Touhig's political career following his 1995 by-election victory as MP for Islwyn. Material includes diaries kept by Mrs Jennifer Touhig, wife of Don Touhig, 1998, 2001-2010, 2013; election campaign material; constituency reports and statistics; Islwyn Constituency Labour Party meeting agendas and minutes; press releases; press cuttings; and correspondence, which includes numerous letters and cards to Don Touhig from Islwyn constituents expressing thanks for their recent visit to the Houses of Parliament and for services rendered and to offer congratulations following his elevation to the peerage and on his retirement.

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Dated correspondence arranged chronologically.

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  • English
  • Welsh

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Photographs related to this section are kept separately at:
(Reference number 99810743802419)

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  • Text: Lord Touhig Papers 3/1 (Boxes 4-7)