Page 4

Page 4
  • Title: Limehouse Speech

  • Date : 30 July 1909

  • Catalogue number : Parliamentary Archives, LG/C/33/2/11

  • Description :
    Page 4: For the conclusion of the speech Lloyd George makes a final appeal to the ‘People’ and describes himself rhetorically as one of them. It was unheard of for a cabinet member to make such an appeal in this period, and it heralded a new era of populist politics.

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