Fonds GB 0210 NICAIN - Nick Ainger Papers,

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Nick Ainger Papers,


  • 1991-1999 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1.156 cubic metres (64 boxes)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Nick Ainger (b. 1949), Labour MP, was born in Sheffield, Yorkshire. Hwe worked as a marine engineer in Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, and became a Member of Parliament in 1992. He was the MP for the Pembroke constituency, 1992-1997, and has been MP for the new constitunecy of Carmarthen West and Pembrokeshire South since 1997.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mr Nick Ainger, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire, 1997, 1999.

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Scope and content

Papers of Nick Ainger, 1992-1999, mainly constituents' files, 1992-1999; and subject files, 1991-1997, together with press releases and newspaper articles.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: subject files; and constituency files and papers.

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Conditions governing access

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

The usual copyright regulations apply.

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1997, pp. 3-8; 2000, p. 1, at the National Library of Wales.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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


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Dates of creation revision deletion

May 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1997, 2000; Debrett's People of Today (London, 2003).

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