Timeline of events with a focus on social reform.
Publication of first volume of Booth's Life and Labour of the People in London
Rowntree publishes Poverty: A Study of Town Life
UK Prime Ministers of the Twentieth Century
Liberal. Became Prime Minister after Arthur Balfour resigned in 1905. Led the Liberals to victory in the 1906 elections.
Liberal. Follower of 'New Liberalism' and former Chancellor. Introduced the Parliament Bill, which became law in 1911 and curtailed the power of the House of Lords.