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  United Kingdom general election, 1992 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The UK general election, 1992 was held on April 9, 1992, and was the fourth victory in a row for the Conservatives.
Given that the 1992 election resulted in a Conservative overall majority of 21, it has been stated that their victory could be said to have been decided by only 1,241 votes distributed through the 11 seats with the smallest Conservative majorities in the election.
In the end though the SNP only held onto the three seats they won at the 1987 General Election and lost the Govan seat that they had won in 1988 with their deputy leader Jim Sillars as candidate.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/UK_general_election,_1992   (1326 words)

  
 Labour Party (UK)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The aftermath of the election defeat in 1979 provoked a period of bitter internal rivalry in Labour.
The UK was one of the allies of the United States that actually participated in the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
The European Parliament election, 2004 also saw a poor performance by the party, however, the performance of the main opposition Conservative Party has been lacklustre and has led to a widespread assumption that it is not in a position realistically to challenge for government in the general election expected in May 2005.
read-and-go.hopto.org /UK-Labour-Party/Labour-Party-(UK).html   (2816 words)

  
 Labour Party (UK)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the UK general election, 19871987 general election, the party was again defeated in a landslide, but had established itself as the clear challengers to the Conservatives and had fought an effective campaign.
By the time of the UK general election, 19921992 general election, the party had reformed to such an extent that it was perceived as a credible candidate for government.
The UK Labour party is to push ahead with plans to extend privatisation of the NHS, despite an overwhelming rejection of the policy by delegates attending its annual conference last week.
www.infothis.com /find/Labour_Party_(UK)   (3635 words)

  
 Liberal Party (UK)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the UK general election, 19221922 and UK general election, 19231923 elections the Liberals won barely a third of the vote and a quarter of the seats in the House of Commons as many radical voters abandoned the divided Liberals and went over to Labour.
When Ramsay MacDonald was forced into a UK general election, 1924snap election in 1924, and although his government was defeated, he achieved his objective of virtually wiping the Liberals out as many more radical voters now moved to Labour whilst voters concerned about socialism moved to the Conservatives.
In the UK general election, 19291929 general election he made a final bid to return the Liberals to the political mainstream, with an ambitious programme of state stimulation of the economy called ''We Can Conquer Unemployment!'', largely written for him by the Liberal economist John Maynard Keynes.
www.infothis.com /find/Liberal_Party_(UK)   (4008 words)

  
 British Film Composers complete listing A - F   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Born in 1922, the widow of William Alwyn, she produced several film scores for George K. Arthur.
He decided to stay in the U.K. As well as prolific broadcasting he was active as an arranger, concert conductor and writer of light music miniatures.
It is interesting that income from film music has in general been used by the composer's family to record their concert music.
www.musicweb-international.com /film/britlist.htm   (15323 words)

  
 tom.lubbock   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
General political and not so political comment from Oxford UK Sunday, October 26, 2003
Iain (with two i's) Duncan Smith has stated that he wont fight the leadership election if its triggered by 25 letters to the chairman of the 1922 committee.
What more incentive do those who want him out need!!!
users.ox.ac.uk /~bras1439/archives/2003_10_26_archive.html   (112 words)

  
 United Kingdom General Election results since 1832
UK General Elections since 1832 UK General Elections since 1832
Otherwise, links are to summary results on the Spartacus site and Adam Carr's Election Archive
1895: July 1900: September/October 1906: January/February 1910: January/February 1910: December 1918: December 14 1922: November 15 1923: December 6 1924: October 29 1929: May 30 1931: October 27 1935: November 14 1945: July 5 1950: February 23
www.psr.keele.ac.uk /area/uk/edates.htm   (103 words)

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