Item RU 565/13/2/1 - Commonwealth "See More Britain" schedule

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RU 565/13/2/1


Commonwealth "See More Britain" schedule


  • c 1961-1963 (Creation)

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File contains a copy of the Home Office's Commonwealth Immigrant Act 1962- Arrangements for Students. The correspondence included contains letters from Principal Stimpson of the Dundee College of Education, the Ministry of Education and the representatives from other Colleges and Universities. The file contains a list of students taking part in the programme and has information regarding their sex, age, religion, knowledge of English and the details of their course and its length. The correspondence and documents are concerned with the See More Britain Plan which would allow Commonwealth Bursars, for a fixed period of time during a vacation or vacations, to visit different parts of Britain for an added cost of their fares only, accommodation would be provided for them free of charge. Also included is a booklet entitled "Why not Teach for a Time Overseas?


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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RU 565/13/2/1

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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