Fonds GB 0210 NICETT - Nicholas Bennett Records,

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Nicholas Bennett Records,


  • 1987-1992 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1.431 cubic metres (135 boxes)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Nicholas Bennett, born 1949, was Conservative Member of Parliament for Pembroke from 1987 until 1992, and served as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Welsh Office from 1990 until 1992.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Nicholas Bennett in 1992 and 1995.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Records accumulated by Nicholas Bennett as Conservative Member of Parliament for Pembroke, 1987-1992, comprising subject files, press cuttings and constituency files.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged by date of deposit.

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Conditions governing access

Not available without the written permission of the donor during his lifetime or for twenty years from the date of the last document in each file. Constituency files are closed for 50 years after the last date in each file: exemption s40, Freedom of Information Act 2000. Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply.

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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British Library of Political and Economic Science holds papers 1977-1981 relating to his work as Conservative Councillor in Lewisham (GB 0097 BENNETT); also holds material relating to Nicholas Bennett's election campaigns in 1987, 1992 and 1997 (Ref: Coll Misc 1738/1/48; General Election 1992/16/3 and 1997/1/25).

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

January 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project.

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  • Text: Nicholas Bennett Records.