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Why did the conservatives remain in power 19511964?

The end of World War Two brought about a new era of revolution in the structure of Great Britain
which swept Atlee and the labour party to power. Then came the introducing a stronger welfare
system with the NHS as the governments…

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Other important political factors were crucial in the Conservatives stand in office. There was a
consensus between one nation Conservatism and the right wing of the Labour party, this known as
Butskellism. In essence, this means that the Conservatives embraced welfare reforms introduced by
Atlee after the war such as…


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