After World War Two the Labour Government introduced reforms to establish the Welfare State. These tackled ‘Five Giants’ described in the Beveridge Report.
Who became Prime Minister of Britain in 1945?
When did the National Health Service begin?
What did the government introduce charges for?
Glasses and dental treatment
Glasses and GP treatment
Dental treatment and GP treatment
When was the National Insurance Act passed?
What protected workers who were hurt at work?
The National Insurance Act
The Industrial Injuries Act
The National Health Service
Who did the National Assistance Act protect?
When was the New Towns Act passed?
How many new towns were planned to be built?
What age could you leave school in 1948?