1920 English cricket season ... Events from the year 1920 in the United Kingdom.
.... 14 October - The first women receive degrees at Oxford University, these ...
The experiences during the War influenced British society, particularly women.
During the war, many women had been employed in the factories, giving them a
1920s Social History, Two Economies, Two Societies 1918-1939 Britain ...
Women wanted factory made dresses in similar styles to those seen on film stars.
Those Londoners who could afford it moved out of the unhealthy inner city. ... a
new generation of British corporations and banks: ICI and British Petroleum both
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 ... There was a sluggishness in switching resources from these old industries to ... A
big feature of the UK economy in the 1920s, was a desire to ...
Jan 24, 2009 ... "When you look at the 1920s in Britain, you can see the very beginnings ... in
gossip columns and mocking denunciations, made them the first ...
Mar 4, 2013 ... The Leys main office, away from the workshops, in the 1920s .... Working
conditions had not changed much from those depicted in these ...
Post-war Britain, as many contemporary observers noted, did not seem like a ...
Asquith - went into steep electoral decline during the 1920s and never recovered.
... Amid these radical changes, the success of the Conservative Party, which ...
In the 1920s, 30s and 40s, wooden-bodied shooting brakes, estate cars and
station wagons were commercial vehicles built in Britain mostly for utilitarian