Britain since 1948 timeline activity sheet


A red tide in 1948 further damaged the beds. Fortunately the sponge beds have survived, and the industry has seen a modest revival, but those who make their living on the water today in Tarpon are more likely to fish for shrimp, spiny lobsters, or crabs. Tourism has replaced sponging as Tarpon Springs’ major economic activity. 1948 Post WWII, Britain leaves, handing responsibility to the newly-created United Nations which plans to create a Jewish state of Israel on 55% of historic Palestine, although just a third of the population at that time is Jewish. 1948–9 What Israel calls its ‘war of independence’, Palestinians call the Nakba (catastrophe) as Israel’s ... Dec 20, 2019 · UK Balance of Payments, The Pink Book: 2019 What's in the bulletin? The UK current account deficit widened to 4.3% of nominal gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018, from a deficit of 3.5% of GDP in 2017, and remains high by historical standards. Loads of FREE printable KS1 and KS2 History teaching resources including Victorians, Tudors, Fire of London, circus, Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole. 1948 Post WWII, Britain leaves, handing responsibility to the newly-created United Nations which plans to create a Jewish state of Israel on 55% of historic Palestine, although just a third of the population at that time is Jewish. 1948–9 What Israel calls its ‘war of independence’, Palestinians call the Nakba (catastrophe) as Israel’s ...