Campaigning: Britain in Europe

Campaigning: Britain in Europe
  • Title: Letter from Baroness Birk to Baroness Emmet of Amberley, 24 April 1975, and other papers on Britain in Europe

  • Catalogue number : Parliamentary Archives, BIE/26/2

  • Description :

    This letter is about the Britain in Europe campaign, which campaigned for a yes vote in the referendum on UK membership of the European Community in 1975. Birk discusses the significance of Europe for women and young people.

    The other papers include minutes of a meeting of women peers and MPs on Britain in Europe, and a letter from Betty Boothroyd to Lady Averbury on a meeting of women's guilds.

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