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Family Planning Association
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About this work


This section contains paperwork generated by the Chief Executive Department of the FPA mainly from the period 1975 up to the early 1990s, however there are also a few items dating from before 1975.

Paperwork includes files created by Alastair Service both during his four year period as Chairman of the FPA and afterwards as General Secretary of the FPA.



Physical description

c.91 boxes and 47 digital files

Biographical note

The Chief Executive Office has the responsibility of managing the FPA. Within the Department there is one individual with overall management responsibilty, acting as spokesperson for the Association under a number of different titles. The papers cover the terms of office of the following individuals: Caspar Brook (Director and Secretary) 1968-1974 John Geffen (Director and Secretary) April 1974 - January 1975 Thomas E Parker (Chief Executive Officer) February 1975 - December 1978 Dorothy White (Director) January 1979 - December 1979 Alastair Service (General Secretary) January 1980 - March 1989 Doreen Massey (Director) April 1989 - 1994/1995(?) Anne Weyman (Chief Executive) March 1996-

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