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History > Timeline in pictures > 17th-early 21st century

 

England, UK, British empire

 

 

UK, British Empire

early 21st century / 20th century > Timeline

 

 

UK > Terror bills / trials / plots / attacks    2000-2011

 

 

UK > Terrorism > London

Stockwell shooting / Jean-Charles de Menezes    2005

 

 

UK > Scotland > 20th century

Lockerbie plane bombing    1988

 

 

 

 

 

Margaret Thatcher    1925-2013    PM 1979-1990

 

 

Thatcher era > The miners' strike    1984-1985

 

 

Clement Attlee    1883-1967

 

 

Winston Churchill    1874-1965

 

 

British empire > Kenya

Mau Mau rebels > "Kenya emergency"    1952

 

 

British mandate in Palestine    1920-1948

 

 

 

 

 

UK, British Empire > 20th century > WW2

Victory in Europe Day / VE Day - 8 May 1945

 

 

UK, British Empire > 20th century > WW2

Timeline    1939-1945

 

 

UK, British empire > 20th century > WW2

Women at war

 

 

UK, British Empire > 20th century > WW2

Evacuation Operation Pied Piper - September 1939,

The Blitz    1940-1941

 

 

UK, British Empire > 20th century > WW2

Kindertransport    1938-1940

 

 

Approach of war

Munich Agreement / Appeasement    1938-1939

 

 

Edward Windsor / King Edward VIII    r. 1936 (1894-1972)

 

 

British fascism / fascism in the UK    1930s-1950s

 

 

 

 

 

UK / British Empire > 20th century > WW1

Timeline    1914-1918

 

 

UK / British Empire > 20th century > WW1

France > Battle of the Somme    1916

 

 

UK / British Empire > 20th century > WW1

France > Battle of Verdun    1916

 

 

UK / British Empire > 20th century > WW1

Battle of Gallipoli    1915-1916

 

 

UK, British Empire > 20th century > WW1

Propaganda    1914-1918

 

 

 

 

 

UK > late 19th century, early 20th century > Suffragettes

 

 

British Empire > India > 20th century

 

 

 

 

 

Queen Victoria    r. 1837-1901    (1819-1901)

 

 

British Empire, England > 19th-17th century

 

 

British Empire > Slavery

 

 

The Plague Year    1665-66

 

 

England > before the 17th century

 

 

England > King John (r. 1199-1216) > Magna Carta    1215

 

 

 

 

 

Related > Anglonautes > Science > Scientists > Computing

 

Alan Mathison Turing    UK    1912-1954

 

 

 

 

 

Related > Anglonautes > Vocapedia

 

genocide, war,

weapons, espionage, torture

 

 

conflicts, wars, climate > civilians > migrants, refugees

 

 

 

 

 

Related

 

From the Guardian archive        UK

 

https://www.theguardian.com/theguardian/series/from-the-archive

 

 

 

 

BBC Archive

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/archive