History British Depth Study

HideShow resource information
1889
Charles Booth Publishes book on poverty in London
1 of 20
1890s
Conservatives in power, bad l+w/ing conditions
2 of 20
1897
NUWSS formed by Milicent Fawcett
3 of 20
1900
Labour Party Formed
4 of 20
1901
Seebohm Rowntree- York Poverty Study
5 of 20
1903
WSPU formed by Emmeline and Christabel Pankhurst
6 of 20
1905
Balfour (con) resigns, Campbell-Bannerman (Lib) New MP, Renewed unemployed Workman Act
7 of 20
1906
General Election- Liberal Landslide, Free school meals act
8 of 20
1907
Free Medical Inspections for children, NUWSS 'Mud March'
9 of 20
1908
Children's Act (Charter), Old Age Pensions Act, Asquith becoes PM, Split starts between NUWSS and WSPU
10 of 20
1909
People's Budget, Labour Exchange Act. Start of force feeding.
11 of 20
1910
Jan-General Election, Dec- General Election, Failure of conciliation bill, Black Friday
12 of 20
1911
National Insurance Act Part 1, 2nd Failure of Conciliation Bill, New Reform Bill.
13 of 20
1912
School Clinics, National Insurance Act Part 2, Mass window smashing
14 of 20
1913
Emily Davison killed at Epsom Derby, Parliament reject Female Suffrage act, Cat and Mouse Act, Womens Pilgramage
15 of 20
1914
28 July- WW1 starts, DORA, WSPU postpone campaign to help war effort, all WSPU prisoners released, U-Boat attack on British Merchant Ships.
16 of 20
1915
Suffragettes organise demonstration campaigning female labour called 'the right to serve', Asquith forms coalition with conservatives, National Register Formulated, Derby scheme -voluntary service, Munitions Crisis, Gallipoli Campaign
17 of 20
1916
Jan + May Military Service Act- conscription, Lloyd-George becomes PM. July- Battle of the Somme
18 of 20
1917
Convoys to protect cargo ships introduced, Local councils and shopkeepers introduce rationing schemes
19 of 20
1918
Compulsory Rationing, Women get the vote - Representation of the People Act, 11 Nov- end of ww1,
20 of 20

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Conservatives in power, bad l+w/ing conditions

Back

1890s

Card 3

Front

NUWSS formed by Milicent Fawcett

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

Labour Party Formed

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

Seebohm Rowntree- York Poverty Study

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all Changes in British society during the 20th century resources »