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Landmarks (Post War Britain)
Landmarks was a long running educational series covering history and geography and shown on BBC Schools.
The last three programmes of this selection show us how life changed in Britain after the war.
6: A Better Britain for All
Anna Quayle tells us what life was like in her childhood days after the end of the war.
She talks to Barbara Castle who says "The Labour Party didn't expect to win the post war election as
Winston Churchill was the victorious war leader - we thought everybody would be dazzled by him - but no - people
wanted a better society than they'd had before the war."
And then there was William Beveridge..
Presenter: Anna Quayle
Producer: David Meldrum
Production Company: BBC Education
Video: DivX 5 720x536 25.00fps 1157Kbps
Audio: MPEG Audio Layer 3 44100Hz 128Kbps
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