Victory and reform: Labour in Power, 1945-8 timeline

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1945

  • end of war in Europe
  • Churchilll ends war time coalitn
  • general election
  • Attleee forms the majority of Labour Gov
  • Truman ends the Lend-lease agreement
  • Japan surrenders
  • US loan agreement

1946

  • Bank of england nationalised
  • Bevan unveils plans for the NHS
  • trade disputes act repealed
  • bread rationing announed
  • National insurance act
  • NHS
  • Coal shortages shut down some industries

1947

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