Modern Britain (Kaarel Sepp)

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Modern Britain 1945 - present:

Modern Britain 1945 - present Kaarel Sepp HTG

Labour Government:

Labour Government 1945 - 1951 Clement Attlee Welfare state National Health Service Pensions Benefits Nationalization United Nations NATO

Conservative Government:

Conservative Government 1951 – 1964 Winston Churchill, Sir Anthony Eden, Harold Macmillan, Sir Alec Douglas- Home Mau Mau Rebellion Malayan Emergency Suez crisis

Governing parties:

Governing parties Labour 1945 – 1951 Conservative 1951 – 1964 Labour 1964 - 1970 Conservative 1970 – 1974 Labour 1974 – 1979 Conservative 1979 – 1997 Labour 1997 – 2010 Coalition Government 2010 - present

Queen Elizabeth II:

Queen Elizabeth II 21 April 1926 Successor of King George VI June 2, 1953 Second longest- reigning British monarch Diamond Jubilee

1960s:

1960s Swinging London British Invasion Mods and Rockers Hippies and Skinheads

Counterculture:

Counterculture Mainly in the United States London, Amsterdam, Paris, West Berlin Drug abuse

Beatlemania:

Beatlemania

Bloody Sunday:

Bloody Sunday 30 January 1972 Northern Ireland 26 civil-rights protesters were shot by the British Army

Margaret Thatcher:

Margaret Thatcher 13 October 1925 1979 – 1990 “Iron Lady” Monetarism Privatisation Movie

Falklands War:

Falklands War Argentina and the United Kingdom 2 April 1982 – 14 June 1982 Surrender of the Argentine Governor Relations between UK and Argentina were not restored until 1989

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