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1

1942

William Beveridge- Asked to report state of Britain
In his report he stated a welfare state

2

Five problems making people poor

Disease
Want
Ignorance
Idleness
Squalor

3

What would the welfare state provide?

Free Education
Free Healthcare
Unemployment benefits
pensions
Made money by taking contribution of national insurance

4

NHS 1948

All med treatment was free
Doctors paid by gov
Important aspect of welfare state

5

Opposition

Doctors- Lose many from patients & Control of time
Anuerin Bevan- Promised to pay salary + Continue with private patients