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Tony Blair’s First Cabinet – 1997

The Blair Labour government was elected at UK General Election of May 1, 1997.

The Labour Party had a landslide victory, winning 418 seats to the Conservative Party’s 165, with the Liberal Democrats on 46.

Blair served as prime minister for 10 years, winning two more elections in 2001 and 2005. [Read more…]

Labour Party Elections 1994 – Policy Statements

This is the text of a Labour Party letter to members regarding the party’s internal elections in 1994.

The documents contains policy statements from candidates for a range of positions.

Many names that became familiar in later years can be found here. [Read more…]