On Monday 9 October, Discovery (our online catalogue) and our Record Copying service will be closed for essential maintenance between 08:30 and 17:30 BST. If you have booked a visit to one of our reading rooms for Friday 13 October, please ensure you submit document orders by Sunday 8 October.
This record is closed and cannot be viewed or reproduced as a digital or printed copy. You can submit a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to The National Archives to review the reasons why it is closed and to request that it is opened. As part of the review we will consult the responsible government department.
If the record can be opened, it will be made available for public access and for copies to be made. It is possible that only parts of the record can be opened. Once your FOI request has been received it will be processed and you will receive a response within 20 working days. Please note that in certain circumstances the review process will take slightly longer.