general election 1979


whilst in 1978, Jim Callaghan was confident of a labour victory in the next election, by 1979 the political landscape had changed by the winter of discontent. the economic situation had deteriorated and the trade unions reputation had been damaged, even skilled and unskilled workers were considering voting conservative. 

in 1979, the government lost a vote of no confidence on the issue of scottish…


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