The Great Depression in the United Kingdom, also known as the Great Slump,
was a period of national economic downturn in the 1930s, which had its origins in
the global Great Depression. It was Brita...
What was it like to live in the 1920s? The 1920s, also known as the 'Roaring
Twenties', was a decade of contrasts. The First World War had ended in victory, ...
Britain had not lost the Great War of 1914-18, but wars were costly, not only in ...
in production raising the price of those goods Britain was trying to sell abroad.
Oct 16, 2012 ... The 1920s are sometimes referred to as the 'roaring twenties', but for the UK
economy it was a period of depression, deflation and a steady ...
Mar 4, 2013 ... The Leys main office, away from the workshops, in the 1920s. Men are ... He
reintroduced baseball to Britain with Derby County Baseball Club from 1890. ...
Those were the days when people knew they'd done a days work.
Some of those changes, like the adoption of more ... again as large as those of
the United States. .... British economy recovered relatively slowly in the 1920s.
Jan 24, 2009 ... "When you look at the 1920s in Britain, you can see the very ... By most accounts,
those souls were self-absorbed, self-mythologizing and ...
News and Events from 1920, Popular Culture including Fashions, Toys and
Autos, Eighteenth Amendment ... In England British Prime Minister Lloyd George
called for Homes fit for heroes to be built, The ..... Ideal Gift For Those Born In
Post-war Britain, as many contemporary observers noted, did not seem like a
country ... Asquith - went into steep electoral decline during the 1920s and never
May 23, 2007 ... The cost and conduct of the war prompted concerns that Britain was no longer fit
... pension of a maximum of five shillings to all those aged over 70. ..... Cinema-
going was immensely popular during the 1920s and 1930s and ...