Watch this interview between Allen Packwood, Director of the Churchill Archives Centre, and Lord Boateng, new chair of the Sir Winston Churchill Archives Trust.

The Sir Winston Churchill Archive Trust is the registered charity that has administered the Churchill Papers collection since their purchase for the nation with the aid of a Heritage Lottery Fund grant in 1995. Lord Boateng is a former Labour Cabinet Minister and High Commissioner to South Africa. In this interview he talks about his aspirations for the collection, which is accessible at the Churchill Archives Centre and has been digitised by Bloomsbury.

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