Catalogue description British Council: Registered Files, The Caribbean

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Details of BW 199
Reference: BW 199
Title: British Council: Registered Files, The Caribbean

Headquarters files relating to British Council policy and activities in the Caribbean region, including correspondence with the British Council Representatives there, narrative reviews and management plans.

Date: 1981-2000
Related material:

See also:

BW 17

BW 41

BW 92

BW 117

BW 125

BW 130

BW 135

BW 137

BW 141

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: CRB prefix
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

British Council, 1936-

Physical description: 6 file(s)
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

British Council , from 2015

Selection and destruction information: Selected under The National Archives Records Collection Policy, meeting criteria 3.1.1: significant records concerning international relations.
Accruals: Series is accruing.
Administrative / biographical background:

The British Council has been represented in parts of the Caribbean since 1939, with regional management since 1989. Prior to this the Caribbean nations were managed individually. The records can be found in separate series: BW 17 (British West Indies), BW 41 (Jamaica), BW 92 (Bahamas), BW 106 (Trinidad), BW 117 (Leeward Islands), BW 125 (Netherlands West Indies), BW 130 (Barbados), BW 135 (Puerto Rico), BW 137 (Cuba), and BW 141 (British Honduras).

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