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A weekly podcast examining the emergence, development and subsequent history of the British Labour Party.

The History of the Labour Part‪y‬ Callum Tennant

    • History

A weekly podcast examining the emergence, development and subsequent history of the British Labour Party.

    004 - Becoming a National Party

    004 - Becoming a National Party

    After the First World War, the Labour Party underwent a transformation, repositioning itself, not as the party solely for trade unions, but as a real national party.

    All that and more, on this episode of The History of The Labour Party.

    • 9 min
    Labour and The First World War

    Labour and The First World War

    The First World War brought organised labour into the heart of government like never before. The Great War also marked the start of the end for the Liberal Party.

    All that and more. on this episode of The History of The Labour Party.

    • 10 min
    Taff Vale, secret electoral pacts and Labour's first elections

    Taff Vale, secret electoral pacts and Labour's first elections

    Welcome to The History of the Labour Party, a weekly series following the establishment, growth and subsequent history of the British Labour Party.

    In this episode we explore the historic Taff Vale ruling and what it meant for the unions, the LRC's secret electoral pact with the Liberals, and the political developments of the 1910's.

    • 9 min
    Founding the Labour Party

    Founding the Labour Party

    Welcome to the History of the Labour Party, a weekly series following the establishment, growth and subsequent history of the British Labour Party.

    • 11 min

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