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Sir Winston Churchill. Conservative to Following Chamberlain’s resignation inChurchill succeeded him as prime minister of an all-party coalition government.
Labour to Taking over from Churchill at the end of the war, Attlee is perhaps best Author: Sally Coffey. The office of prime minister developed in Britain in the 18th century, when King George I ceased attending meetings of his ministers and it was left to powerful premiers to act as government chief executive.
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