The post-war Labour government introduced the Welfare State to address the 'Five Giants' of disease, squalor, want, ignorance and idleness. The measures introduced had varied levels of success.
Which political party came to power in 1945?
When was the NHS established?
Which service had to be paid for by 1950?
Who did the National Insurance Act of 1946 NOT provide for?
Unemployed workers who had contributed
Unemployed workers who had not contributed
The Industrial Injuries Act of 1946 was compulsory for whom?
What provided for those who had not paid into the National Insurance Scheme?
The National Insurance Act 1946
The Housing Act, 1946
The National Assistance Act, 1948
How many new towns were planned for under the New Towns Act of 1946?
What age could pupils leave school?
Which industry was not nationalised by the post-war reforms?
What was not one of the Five Giants?