How far do you agree that the Thatcher governments were marked primarily by their positive impact on Britain?

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Source E states clearly that the  Thatcher governments were only partly marked by their positive impacts on Britain as they did leave create many issues. Her restrictive practices through the use of monetarism caused industrial disputes over pay, particularly from the trade unions. Thatcher had wanted to reduce their power as she had seen just how it had destroyed previous governments, thus she was prepared for the miners strike as she had made sure that the government had stock piled coal reserves. She managed to defeat trade unions which was truly remarkable as they had previously destroyed governments, thus she had truly left a positive impact in Britain, making sure people would realise that you must comply with what the government wants and not cause unwanted strikes to disrupt everyones life.

Source V argues that Thatcher governments were marked by their positive impacts on Britain by…


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