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UCPI Evidence Hearings: Tranche 1 (Phase 3) | Day 8

Wed 18 May 2022

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About the hearing

Unless the Chairman directs otherwise, witnesses will give their oral evidence in person at the Thistle Marble Arch Hotel (formerly Amba Hotel) in London (Bryanston St, Marylebone, London, W1H 7EH). View location on Google Maps. 

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Hearing Details

Date:

Wed 18 May 2022

Time:

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Witness(es):

  • HN 34
  • Tranche:

  • Tranche 1
  • Resources:

    Address:

    Thistle Marble Arch Hotel, Bryanston St
    London, W1H 7EH United Kingdom
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    Schedule
    Time/Order Item

    10:00 AM

    HN 34 (Geoffrey Craft)

    11:30 AM

    Break

    11:45 AM

    HN 34 (Geoffrey Craft)

    1:00 PM

    Lunch

    2:00 PM

    HN 34 (Geoffrey Craft)

    3:30 pm

    Break

    3:45 PM

    HN 34 (Geoffrey Craft)

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    PublicationDateTypeReferenceDocument dateIndividualsHearing dayLinkURL
    Annual Report 197402 Nov 2020 09:17 PMAnnual reportMPS-073090622 Mar 1974HN 2401, HN 3378, HN 34, HN 45, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 3.93 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730906.pdf
    Minute sheet from Special Branch file regarding the continuation of the SDS from 1979 to 198221 Apr 2021 03:26 PMMinute sheetMPS-073185801 Feb 1979HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.16 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0731858.pdf
    Minute sheet from Special Branch file regarding the continuation of the SDS from 1982 to 198621 Apr 2021 03:26 PMMinute sheetMPS-073734716 Feb 1982HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.45 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0737347.pdf
    Annual Report 197521 Apr 2021 03:26 PMAnnual reportMPS-073009919 Mar 1976HN 3378, HN 34, HN 368, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 2.25 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730099.pdf
    Memorandum enclosing SDS Annual Report 1976 authored by CI Craft21 Apr 2021 03:26 PMMemorandumMPS-072898006 Apr 1976HN 1668, HN 244, HN 303, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 3.93 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0728980.pdf
    Annual Report 197721 Apr 2021 03:26 PMAnnual reportMPS-072898113 Mar 1978HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 368, HN 60818 May 2022Download (PDF, 3.13 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0728981.pdf
    Annual Report 197821 Apr 2021 03:26 PMAnnual reportMPS-072896408 Mar 1979HN 135, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 3.74 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0728964.pdf
    Annual Report 197921 Apr 2021 03:26 PMAnnual reportMPS-072896301 Apr 1980HN 135, HN 1668, HN 218, HN 244, HN 307, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 2.11 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0728963.pdf
    Annual Report 198321 Apr 2021 03:26 PMAnnual reportMPS-073090329 May 1984HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 11.29 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730903.pdf
    Memorandum from Ch. Supt. Watts to Commander Ops concerning the findings of a working party set up to review the current situation of the SDS21 Apr 2021 03:26 PMMemorandumMPS-073074515 Mar 1976HN 332, HN 34, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 398.17 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730745.pdf
    Security Service note for policy file concerning meeting between DCI Kneale, DI Craft and F521 Apr 2021 03:26 PMNoteUCPI000002745116 Jan 1976HN 34, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 771.01 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000027451.pdf
    Letter from Box 500 to DCI Craft re SDS SWP reporting21 Apr 2021 03:26 PMLetterMPS-073070023 Jun 1977HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 80.15 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730700.pdf
    Special Branch report stating that Ernest Rodker is in hospital following a heart attack28 Apr 2021 12:59 PMReportUCPI000001071923 Jul 1976Ernest Rodker, HN 244, HN 300, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 4.56 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000010719.pdf
    Special Branch report concerning details of the pregnancy of National Organiser of Young Socialist section of Workers Revolutionary Party, signed by CI Craft04 May 2021 09:22 AMReportUCPI000001216121 Feb 1975HN 298, HN 303, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 364.78 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000012161.pdf
    Notes authored by DI Willingale following Lewisham demonstration concerning points made by SDS officers to assist methods of policing future demonstrations04 May 2021 09:22 AMNoteMPS-073288601 Sep 1977HN 13, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 303, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 637.04 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0732886.pdf
    Special Branch report concerning a member of the Central Committee of the Workers Revolutionary Party and National Committee of the All Trades Union Alliance (motor workers section)04 May 2021 09:22 AMReportUCPI000000701703 Apr 1975HN 298, HN 303, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 428.64 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000007017.pdf
    Minute sheet from Special Branch file concerning Lewisham Anti-National Front demonstration, signed by CI Craft04 May 2021 09:22 AMMinute sheetMPS-073288502 Sep 1977HN 13, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 303, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 420.59 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0732885.pdf
    Special Branch report concerning personal details of a 16-year-old member of Dagenham branch of Young Socialists04 May 2021 09:23 AMReportUCPI000000941705 Jan 1976HN 298, HN 303, HN 34, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 376.76 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000009417.pdf
    Special Branch report containing details of the bank account of a member of the IMG05 May 2021 08:52 AMReportUCPI000000700326 Mar 1975HN 34, HN 35318 May 2022Download (PDF, 756.83 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000007003.pdf
    Special Branch report on a meeting of the Labour Movement Delegation to Ireland sub-committee of TOM05 May 2021 09:28 AMReportUCPI000001082423 Aug 1976HN 297, HN 34, Richard Chessum18 May 2022Download (PDF, 2.34 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000010824.pdf
    Minute sheet containing correspondence between HN332, Commander Ops and DAC discussing a potential trip by DC Clark to Northern Ireland05 May 2021 09:28 AMMinute sheetMPS-073295305 Sep 1975HN 297, HN 332, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 445.78 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0732953.pdf
    Memorandum from Chief Inspector to Chief Superintendent requesting permission for DC Clark to travel to Northern Ireland05 May 2021 09:29 AMMemorandumMPS-073295404 Sep 1975HN 297, HN 34, HN 81918 May 2022Download (PDF, 204.36 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0732954.pdf
    Minute sheet enclosing memoranda discussing the arrest and conviction of HN1305 May 2021 09:34 AMMinute sheetMPS-052678419 Apr 1978HN 13, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 368, HN 60818 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.16 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0526784.pdf
    Special Branch report on the Communist Party of England (Marxist-Leninist) reviewing their tactics following a recent Anti-National Front demonstration.05 May 2021 09:34 AMReportUCPI000001118023 Aug 1977HN 13, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.53 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000011180.pdf
    Special Branch report on HN13's appearance, alongside three other individuals, at Lambeth Magistrates' Court on various public order charges arising from the National Front meeting at Loughborough School05 May 2021 09:34 AMReportUCPI000001135607 Aug 1978HN 13, HN 135, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.97 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000011356.pdf
    Special Branch report on the final court appearances of those arrested at a demonstration held under the auspices of the East London People's Front05 May 2021 09:34 AMReportUCPI000001198424 Apr 1978HN 13, HN 135, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.72 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000011984.pdf
    Special Branch report containing a list of attendees at Progressive Cultural Association concerts in recent months who gave their contact details to organisers05 May 2021 09:34 AMReportUCPI000001095508 Sep 1977HN 13, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.1 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000010955.pdf
    Special Branch report on a member of the SWP who is having an affair with a participant in Women's Voice activities07 May 2021 08:53 AMReportUCPI000001752329 Jun 1977HN 1668, HN 244, HN 304, HN 34, HN 368, HN 8018 May 2022Download (PDF, 791.24 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000017523.pdf
    Special Branch report stating that a woman now has two daughters07 May 2021 08:53 AMReportUCPI000001097120 Sep 1977HN 1668, HN 244, HN 304, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.48 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000010971.pdf
    Special Branch report containing personal information about a member of the Anarchy Collective including details of a criminal conviction and his sexuality07 May 2021 08:53 AMReportUCPI000001099626 Sep 1977HN 1668, HN 244, HN 304, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.42 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000010996.pdf
    Special Branch report on a child who attends meetings of the Walthamstow branch of the SWP11 May 2021 09:22 AMReportUCPI000001187413 Mar 1978HN 135, HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 354, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 850.06 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000011874.pdf
    Security Service note for policy file concerning meeting between DCI Craft, DCI Pryde and Security Service to discuss targets27 Sep 2021 02:01 PMNoteUCPI000003005819 Sep 1977HN 34, HN 60818 May 2022Download (PDF, 10.42 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000030058.pdf
    Correspondence related to a "thank you" party organised by the Security Service for members of Special Branch09 May 2022 12:13 PMCorrespondenceMPS-073582930 Sep 1983HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.7 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0735829.pdf
    UCPI Evidence Hearings: Tranche 1 (Phase 3) | Day 819 May 2022 12:36 PMTranscriptHN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 364.07 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/20220518-ucpi-t1_p3-evidence_hearings-transcript.pdf
    Index to bundle for hearing on 18 May 2022: Tab G (HN 34)18 May 2022 03:35 PMHearing bundle indexHN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 116.71 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/20220518-index.pdf
    Security Service Note for File regarding additional protection to be afforded to the file on HN297 Rick Gibson18 May 2022 08:51 AMNoteUCPI000003005730 Apr 1976HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 10.23 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000030057.pdf
    Minute Sheet concerning the provision of senior officer supervision for UCOs present at a demonstration in Blackburn18 May 2022 08:51 AMMinute sheetMPS-073072803 Sep 1976HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 587.37 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730728.pdf
    Letter to DAC Gilbert concerning an 'Action Against Racism' demonstration that had taken place in Blackburn18 May 2022 08:51 AMLetterMPS-073072920 Sep 1976HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 137.2 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0730729.pdf
    Special Branch Memorandum on the applicability of the Interchange Scheme to SDS officers18 May 2022 08:51 AMMemorandumMPS-073745615 Mar 1977HN 244, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 1.8 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0737456.pdf
    Special Branch report on a member of the Seven Sisters Branch of the SWP18 May 2022 08:51 AMReportUCPI000001192407 Apr 1978HN 1668, HN 244, HN 34, HN 36818 May 2022Download (PDF, 944.22 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/UCPI0000011924.pdf
    List of SDS Officers granted exemption from the Interchange Scheme18 May 2022 08:51 AMListMPS-073745707 Oct 1981HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 145.79 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0737457.pdf
    Minute Sheets and Memoranda concerning the arrests of HN12 and HN1318 May 2022 08:51 AMMinute sheetMPS-052678517 Jan 1984HN 244, HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 531.8 KB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0526785.pdf
    First Witness Statement of Geoffrey Craft18 May 2022 08:52 AMWritten statementMPS-074744607 Dec 2020HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 11.04 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0747446.pdf
    Second Witness Statement of Geoffrey Craft18 May 2022 08:52 AMWritten statementMPS-074804123 Feb 2022HN 3418 May 2022Download (PDF, 2.73 MB)https://www.ucpi.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/MPS_0748041.pdf
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