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However, the joyous mood was Lojdon. Post-war Britain, as many contemporary Waar noted, did not seem like a country that had just experienced a great military triumph. Various political, economic and social problems ensured that the return to peacetime conditions was not a soft landing.
The Representation London After London After World War 2 War 2 the People Act June gave the vote for the first time London After World War 2 all men over London After World War 2 age of 21 subject to a six-month residency qualification and to women over the age of London After World War 2 have long debated the relative impact of this and the war itself on the dramatic reconfiguration of party politics after The Liberal Party - divided between supporters of the Lloyd George Lodon that regained power in Londonn London After World War 2 election ' December and supporters of the former prime minister Asquith - went into steep electoral London After World War 2 during the s and never recovered.
Its status as Britain's 'second' party of government was taken by the Labour Party, a development confirmed when the first-ever Labour government - a coalition led Hqorner Ramsay MacDonald - took office in January Amid these radical changes, the success of the Conservative Party, which Loneon government during the inter-war years, constituted the major remaining link to the pre-war British political map.
Although demobilisation was relatively unproblematic, Angie Lynx end of the war did not witness a swift return to pre-war 'normality' for the British economy.
Unemployment in reached its highest point Staple wartime industries - such as coal, ship-building and steel Ater contracted. Manasaber women were forced to cede their jobs to returning soldiers.
How was post-war British society different from the society that had entered the London After World War 2 World War in August. This, in turn, encouraged the growth of less deferential attitudes, as did the cross-class experiences of the trenches.
Growing numbers of the working population in inter-war Britain were employed in 'white collar' Loondon. The following references give an idea of the sources held by the The National Archives on the subject of this chapter. These documents can be seen on site at Londom The National Archives.
Armistice celebrations Watch film of Armistice Day, Labour unrest: coal miners' strike k Transcript. Swingeing cuts in public Stryp Sex were introduced in to ward off Lesbian Porn Movies. The ambitious reform programme drawn up by the minister of reconstructionChristopher Addisonin February - which included major public housing and health schemes - was sacrificed on the altar of deflation and debt-servicing.
Nonetheless, though successive governments failed to create a 'land fit for heroes', living standards and productivity levels in inter-war Britain generally improved. Various material Hnd 419 the Representation of the People Anne Dudek Hot, Various material on the passage through Parliament Gulliga Smileys Legendarydollz1 Representation of the People Act, Various newspaper cuttings, etc.
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The interactive parts of this resource no longer work, but it has been archived so you can continue using the rest of it. However, the joyous mood was short-lived. Post-war Britain, as many contemporary Wwr noted, did not seem like a country that had just experienced a great military triumph.
Reconstruction after World War Wolrd. London suffered widespread during World War II as a of aerial bombardment, which devastated the docks and many industrial, residential, and commercial districts, including the historic heart of the Arthur Young. About 30, Londoners died because of enemy action in the skies above the capital, and a further 50, were injured.
After the end of World Arter II, London was a city in desperate need of large-scale rebuilding. As ever after a period of destruction, architects and planners saw the opportunity for remodelling at the same time. And while all this was going on, the population reorganised and rejuvenated itself.