Lord Salisbury Domestic Reforms

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Local Goverment Act 1888
Created county councils + set up the London County Council- gave new rural electorate a degree of control over local affairs.
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Educational reforms
Board of Education established. fees for attending boarding schools abolished, responsibility for technical education given to local councils, Govt given to univerisities.
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The housing of the working class act 1890
allowed councils to identify unihabitable dwellings and replace them with council built house
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Factory Act 1890
no children under 11 allowed to work max of 12 hours per day for women
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Allotment and small holdings act 1892
attempted to set up agricultural labourers with their own plot of land, achieved little but indicated govt awareness of high rural unemployment.
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Educational reforms

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Board of Education established. fees for attending boarding schools abolished, responsibility for technical education given to local councils, Govt given to univerisities.

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The housing of the working class act 1890

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Card 4

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Factory Act 1890

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Card 5

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Allotment and small holdings act 1892

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