Reference code(s): GB 1924 JS 3637
Held at: Trades Union Congress (TUC) Library Collections and University Archives at London Metropolitan University
Title: Greater London Council Women's Committee Bulletin
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 1 box
Name of creator(s): Greater London Council Women's Committee
The Greater London Council (GLC) was the top-tier local government administrative body for Greater London from 1965 to 1986. It replaced the earlier London County Council (LCC) which had covered a much smaller area.It had a number of sub-committees. The Women's Committee was set up in 1982 under Ken Livingston's administration. The first Chair was Valerie Wise appointed 11 May 1982.
Scope and content/abstract:
Greater London Council (GLC) Women's Committee Bulletin. Topics covered include: Black Women's Centres, employment for women in London, childcare, racism, transport, lesbian issues, older women, health, women as carers, International Women's Day 1985, women and disability, and black and ethnic minority women.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access:
Open to bona fide researchers by appointment, at the discretion of the TUC Librarian.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Photocopying is permitted within the terms of copyright legislation, although copying of some items including fragile material is at the discretion of the librarian.
Card index available at in the TUC Library.
Immediate source of acquisition:
The main records of the Greater London Council are held by London Metropolitan Archives.
Rules or conventions: Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.
Date(s) of descriptions: Live Jan 2010