Harold Wilson, Prime Minister in the UK (1964 to 1970) - He's the inspiration behind The Beatles' song, "Taxman"

Harold Wilson, Prime Minister in the UK to - He's the inspiration behind The Beatles' song, "Taxman" My nanas cousin .

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The mural is to be found on the old telephone exchange building on Farringdon Road in Central London and comprises nine stunning, hand painted ceramic panels designed in 1960 by the little known artist Dorothy Anann.    Although the work is untitled, and there is precious little about her on the net, I gather that Annan set out to depict various aspects of the communications and telephone industry, relating the work very much to the idea of Harold Wilson’s “white heat of technology” in a…

The mural is to be found on the old telephone exchange building on Farringdon Road in Central London and comprises nine stunning, hand painted ceramic panels designed in 1960 by the little known artist Dorothy Anann.  Although the work is untitled, and there is precious little about her on the net, I gather that Annan set out to depict various aspects of the communications and telephone industry, relating the work very much to the idea of Harold Wilson’s “white heat of technology” in a…

Pimlico Secondary School: Harold Wilson on a tour of the school after its ceremonial opening. The British Labour Leader and his wife were the guests of honour at the ceremony, held on the 22nd October. At the time Wilson was Leader of the Opposition, having served as British Prime Minister between 1964-1970. He became Prime Minister once more between March 1974- April 1976, before resigning from his post.

Pimlico Secondary School: Harold Wilson on a tour of the school after its ceremonial opening. The British Labour Leader and his wife were the guests of honour at the ceremony, held on the 22nd October. At the time Wilson was Leader of the Opposition, having served as British Prime Minister between 1964-1970. He became Prime Minister once more between March 1974- April 1976, before resigning from his post.

UK. England. London. Anthony Crosland, Minister of Education and Science in the Labour government of Harold Wilson. Here he is at home cuddling his pet Siamese cat. 1965

London Anthony Crosland, Minister of Education and Science in the Labour government of Harold Wilson.how my husband looks at our cat, Nelson

Pimlico Secondary School: Harold Wilson talks to pupils as they walk him around the school grounds. The British Labour Leader and his wife were the guests of honour at the ceremony, held on the 22nd October. At the time Wilson was Leader of the Opposition, having served as British Prime Minister between 1964-1970. He became Prime Minister once more between March 1974- April 1976, before resigning from his post.

Pimlico Secondary School: Harold Wilson talks to pupils as they walk him around the school grounds. The British Labour Leader and his wife were the guests of honour at the ceremony, held on the 22nd October. At the time Wilson was Leader of the Opposition, having served as British Prime Minister between 1964-1970. He became Prime Minister once more between March 1974- April 1976, before resigning from his post.

A First Class Royal Mail Stamp featuring Harold Wilson. Part of the 'Influential Prime Ministers' Series. Released 2014.

A First Class Royal Mail Stamp featuring Harold Wilson. Part of the 'Influential Prime Ministers' Series.

The Ministry of Audio Pleasure Presents - Play Records, Dance, Make Love (UK) // Set up in the mid-1960s under Harold Wilson, The Ministry of Audio Pleasure was a government organisation with the task of promoting the benefits of listening to popular music and safeguarding the general public against the misuse of vinyl records.

The Ministry of Audio Pleasure Presents - Play Records, Dance, Make Love Set up in the under Harold Wilson, The Ministry of Audio Pleasure was a government organisation with the task of.

Harold Wilson with Pipe. Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, KG, OBE (1916–1995) – Labour politician and twice Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (from 1964 to 1970 and again from 1974 to 1976)

Wilson defends 'pound in your pocket' The Prime Minister, Harold Wilson, has defended his decision to devalue the pound saying it will tackle the "root cause" of Britain's economic problems.

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Wilson Harold

Manchester (1977)  This photograph was taken a year after Harold Wilson’s resignation. After serving two terms as prime minister at a time of economic crisis, he had come to be regarded as a champion of the working classes. But his handling of an official strike by the Seamen’s Union, together with his economic measures, changed the opinion of many Photograph: John Bulmer

North faces: John Bulmer's photographs of life in northern England

See a stunning collection of images by John Bulmer, a pioneer of colour photography who captured the beauty of northern England

Young Conservatives at a political rally, Trafalgar Square, London. 1969 Bowler hatted, suited and wearing their old school ties, four young Conservative attend a ‘Forward Again with the Tories’ rally. Harold Wilson the Labour party leader won the 1966 General Election. Edward Heath, secured a surprise victory in 1970, the first election where 18 years old could vote.

Young Conservatives at a political rally, Trafalgar Square, London. 1969 Bowler hatted, suited and wearing their old school ties, four young Conservative attend a ‘Forward Again with the Tories’ rally. Harold Wilson the Labour party leader won the 1966 General Election. Edward Heath, secured a surprise victory in 1970, the first election where 18 years old could vote.

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