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1968 in the United Kingdom

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Events from the year 1968 in the United Kingdom. Incumbents
  • Monarch – Elizabeth II
  • Prime Minister – Harold Wilson (Labour)
  • Parliament – 1966
Events January
  • January – The Ford Escort car is introduced to replace the Anglia.
  • 1 January – Cecil Day-Lewis is announced as the new Poet Laureate, in succession to John Masefield.
  • 5 January – Gardeners' World debuts on BBC1 television, featuring Percy Thrower.
  • 8 January – Prime Minister, Harold Wilson, endorses the 'I'm Backing Britain' campaign, encouraging workers to work extra time without pay or take other actions to help competitiveness, which is spreading across the United Kingdom.
  • 16 January – Prime Minister Wilson announces that the Civil Defence Corps is being stood down.
February
  • 4 February – 96 Indians and Pakistanis arrive in the United Kingdom from Kenya. Some 1,500 Asians have now arrived in the UK from Kenya, where they have been forced out by increasingly draconian im
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