Reference code(s): GB 0214 DLPM
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Mid Glamorgan Labour Party records
Short Title: Mid Glamorgan Labour Party records
Creation date(s): [c. 1975]-1989
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.12 cubic metres (4 boxes)
Name of creator(s): Mid Glamorgan Labour Party
Administrative/Biographical history: The party was formed in 1975. It consisted of delegates from Constituency Labour Parties within Mid Glamorgan and also Aberavon, Bedwas and Machen, Ebbw Vale, Barry, Brecon, Neath and Blackwood and also from Mid Glamorgan County Council. From these, officers and an Executive Committee were elected. The purpose of the County Party appears to have been to co-ordinate action within the constituencies and to provide a link with the Labour Group on Mid Glamorgan County Council (1974-1996).
Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Mid Glamorgan Labour Party, [c. 1975]-1989, includes: records from the Mid Glamorgan Labour Party, Cynon Valley Constituency Labour Party, Community Activities and Training in Ogwr (CATO), National Labour Party, Parliamentary papers, Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales, and the Government.
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged according to date and type.
Conditions governing access: There is a fifteen year closure period from the last date of each file.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.
Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are possible.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Branch Secretary on April 26 1990
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for the Mid Glamorgan Labour Party.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004