RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoEllison O/1/2/7
Extent37 ff.
TitleObscenity and Indecent Displays (House of Lords)
Date11 March 1976-27 April 1981
DescriptionLetters and papers relating to a debate held in the House of Lords on 24 March 1976 regarding the perceived need to strengthen the law on obscene publications, and also concerning the Indecent Displays (Control) Bill, 1981. The file includes the handwritten text of a speech made by Ellison in the course of the 1976 debate, as well as photographs of a newsagent's shop in Barnes, Surrey. Correspondents include George Richard Nugent, 1st Baronet, and G.S. Ecclestone, secretary of the General Synod Board for Social Responsibility.

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GB/109/14637Nugent; George Richard Hodges (1907-1994); Baron Nugent of Guildford; Conservative politician1907-1994
GB/109/14026Ecclestone; Giles W. (fl. 1972-1976); Secretary, Board for Social Responsibilityfl. 1972-1976
GB/109/6762Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Parliament; House of Lords; 1922-1922-
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