RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
Alt Ref NoLC 219
Extent46 ff.
TitleLambeth Conference 1968: Administrative arrangements: Accommodation & hospitality
DescriptionPapers relating to accommodation and hospitality, including: planning for hospitality at Lambeth Palace (ff.1,11); correspondence with Canon Colin Stephenson about his idea of arranging a pilgrimage just before the Conference (ff.2-3); correspondence with the Revd. J.H. Williams about the offer of receptions for the bishops hosted by the British & Foreign Bible Society (ff.4,6); correspondence with Lakdasa De Mel, Bishop of Calcutta about a meeting of the Indian Church Aid Association for the bishops of the Church of India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon (ff.5,7); report on accommodation available at Church House and Westminster School, 20 April 1967 (ff.8-10); agreement for a Garden Party hosted by the Dean and Chapter of Westminster Abbey (f.12); minutes of a meeting on 19 July 1967 to discuss planning details (ff.13-14); arrangements for retreats during the weekend preceeding the Conference (ff.15,19-20); various ideas about entertainment offered by Major H.S. Forbes on behalf of the Church Lads Brigade (f.16); arrangements for a Garden Party at Buckingham Palace (ff.17-18,23); correspondence about possible difficulties between Nigerian and Biafran bishops at social occasions (ff.21-22); Report of the Hospitality Secretary, Oct. 1968, by Diana Thring (ff.24-35); Report on Accommodation by Philippa Blumer, Nov. 1968 (ff.36-39); set of invitations to hospitality and events at Lambeth Palace during the Conference (ff.40-46).

Correspondents include: Canon Michael Stancliffe (f.12); Martin Charteris (ff.17-18)
AdminHistoryOriginal file title: Accommodation/Hospitality
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GB/109/13541Indian Church Aid Association; 1880-1880-
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