National Archives: 1993

Declassified documents reveal true impact on UK’s reserves of its exit from the ERM, how John Major was open to Russia joining the European Community, and how Jacob Rees-Mogg’s father was a pain in the side of the UK’s prime minister

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Former UK chancellor built up ‘secret’ £12.5bn book of foreign exchange swaps, archives show

Then UK PM was told Moscow would ‘dominate’ European Community, archives reveal

Thatcher ‘somewhat disquieted’ on learning that a few troublemakers held senior roles

Declassified documents reveal delight at William Rees-Mogg’s failed legal action

PM was open to unorthodox ideas to revive UK after recession, archives show