Background Timeline

Events

Edward VII Died

May 6th 1910

Miners Strike

1912

Royal Flying Corps were established

April 13th 1912

The Titanic Sunk

April 14th 1912

Suffragette Emily Davison was killed by the Kings horse

June 4th 1913

World War I

July 28th 1914 - November 11th 1918

Miners Strike

1921

Miners Strike and General Strike

1926

All women over 21 are given the right to vote

1928

Wall Street Crash

1929

World War II

September 1st 1939 - September 2nd 1945

The Welfare State was introduced to Britain

1942

First performance of 'An Inspector Calls'

1945