Political parties in the UK (BEFORE mid 19th century (Tories (AFTER mid…
Political parties in the UK
The concept of right and left : where the Right supported a smaller state with less influence on the lives of the public, the Left advocated a larger state with more influence on the lives of the public
BEFORE mid 19th century
Were associated with the landed gentry, the Church of England and the Church of Scotland.
AFTER mid 19th century
which represented an alliance between
the labour movement
various socialist societies.
organised trades unions
dominate to 1920
The Scottish National Party
the UK Independence Party
UK political party membership
Included many of the leading aristocratic dynasties committed to the Protestant succession, and later drew support from elements of the emerging industrial interests and wealthy merchants