1950 in the United Kingdom

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1950 in the United Kingdom:
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Sport, Television and music

Events from the year 1950 in the United Kingdom.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Kynaston, David (2007). Austerity Britain 1945–1951. London: Bloomsbury. ISBN 978-0-7475-7985-4. 
  2. ^ "India becomes a republic". BBC News. 26 January 1950. Archived from the original on 17 January 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  3. ^ The Blue Lamp at the Internet Movie Database
  4. ^ "Labour wins slim majority". BBC News. 24 February 1950. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ Representation of the People Act 1948.
  7. ^ "Communist spy jailed for 14 years". BBC News. 1 March 1950. Archived from the original on 13 January 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  8. ^ "Gas turbine car gets road test". BBC News. 8 March 1950. Retrieved 2008-01-06. 
  9. ^ [2]
  10. ^ [3]
  11. ^ "The Lost Decade Timeline, BBC". Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  12. ^ Calder, Simon (10 January 2004). "Heroes & Villains: Vladimir Raitz". The Independent. 
  13. ^ Simons, Paul (2008). Since Records Began. London: Collins. pp. 35–6. ISBN 978-0-00-728463-4. 
  14. ^ "UK drivers cheer end of fuel rations". BBC News. 26 May 1950. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  15. ^ a b c d e Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  16. ^ Konstam, Angus (2008). Piracy: The Complete History. Oxford: Osprey Publishing. p. 313. Retrieved 2011-10-11. 
  17. ^ a b Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 401–402. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  18. ^ a b BBC On this Day — 15 August
  19. ^ "Results : Saturday 19th August 1950". statto.com. Retrieved 2013-05-13. 
  20. ^ "The Fall and Rise of Gillingham Football Club - from non-league wilderness to league status". 2009-09-22. Retrieved 2013-05-13. 
  21. ^ "1950-51 Football League". F.C.H.D. Retrieved 2013-05-13. 
  22. ^ "History". Port Vale F.C. Retrieved 2013-05-13. 
  23. ^ "British troops arrive in Korea". BBC News. 29 August 1950. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  24. ^ a b c "Miners trapped underground by landslide". BBC News. 8 September 1950. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  25. ^ a b The Hutchinson Factfinder. Helicon. 1999. ISBN 1-85986-000-1. 
  26. ^ Meisner, Nadine (3 December 2004). "Dame Alicia Markova". The Independent. Retrieved 2010-06-10. 
  27. ^ Roche, T.W.E. (1969). The Key in the Lock. London: Murray. pp. 176–7. ISBN 0-7195-1907-1. 
  28. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1950". Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  29. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physics 1950". Retrieved 2008-01-29. 
  30. ^ "National Park In The Peak". The Times (51885) (London). 1950-12-29. p. 3. 
  31. ^ Robertson, Patrick (1974). The Shell Book of Firsts. London: Ebury Press. p. 242. ISBN 0-7181-1279-2. 
  32. ^ "Lucy Barfield: The Real Lucy of Narnia". Into the Wardrobe. 27 May 2006. Retrieved 2010-10-04. 

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