§ Mr. Kenneth Clarke
I have undertaken seven official engagements in the County Palatine since 1 assumed the office of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, twice in my capacity as Chancellor, as follows :
14 July 1987 pmMinister of State engagement : Keynote speech and panel discussion at the Alvey Conference, university of Manchester institute of science and technology, Manchester.
24 July 1987 amChancellor of the Duchy engagement : Chancellor, Mrs. Clarke, Mr. Smith (Principal Private Secretary) and Mrs. Smith joined Her Majesty the Queen for lunch at Crewe Hall Farm, Cheshire.
24 July 1987 pmMinister of State engagement : Launch of Preston task force at Preston town hall. Accompanied by Mr. Atkins.Chancellor of the Duchy engagement : Attendance at Magistrate's Association annual summer training conference round-up dinner at Lancaster university, keynote speaker right hon. Douglas Hurd, MP.
9 October 1987 pmMinister of State engagement : BBC Radio 4's "Any Questions Panel" in Liverpool.
19 February 1988Political engagements: Meeting with Manchester action committee (St. James' Club, Manchester); tour of Salford quays; Cheadle Conservative association champagne buffet and reception (Bramhall).
26 February 1988 amInner cities visit: accompanied Prime Minister for launch of information technology institute at Salford university; opening of Campbell's new manufacturing facility at Salford quays.
14 June 1988Inner cities visit : Inner cities working breakfast in Liverpool. Accompanied by Mr. Trippier. Opportunities for other Liverpool inner city/regional engagements to be added as the Minister wishes.
13 July 1988 (notified to DTI-NW am 15 April 1988)Inner cities visit : Opening new premises at Plastics (Manchester) Limited in Levenshulme. Mr. Clarke has also agreed to open Hoskyn Group Plc's new premises in Sale. Again, opportunities for other Manchester/ Salford inner city or regional engagements to be added, as the Minister wishes.