Harold Wilson, Prime Minister in the UK (1964 to 1970) - He's the inspiration behind The Beatles' song, "Taxman"

Harold Wilson, Prime Minister in the UK (1964 to 1970) - He's the inspiration behind The Beatles' song, "Taxman"

Harold Wilson. First term as Labour Prime Minister 1964-70. Gannex raincoat and pipe.

Harold Wilson. First term as Labour Prime Minister 1964-70. Gannex raincoat and pipe.

Why I believe in the wisdom of pipe smoking

Why I believe in the wisdom of pipe smoking

Harold Wilson's support for Israel never rubbed off on Gerald Kaufman | Eric Moonman | The Blogs | The Times of Israel

Harold Wilson's support for Israel never rubbed off on Gerald Kaufman | Eric Moonman | The Blogs | The Times of Israel

The mural is to be found on the old telephone exchange building on Farringdon Road in Central London and comprises nine stunning, hand painted ceramic panels designed in 1960 by the little known artist Dorothy Anann.    Although the work is untitled, and there is precious little about her on the net, I gather that Annan set out to depict various aspects of the communications and telephone industry, relating the work very much to the idea of Harold Wilson’s “white heat of technology” in a…

The mural is to be found on the old telephone exchange building on Farringdon Road in Central London and comprises nine stunning, hand painted ceramic panels designed in 1960 by the little known artist Dorothy Anann.  Although the work is untitled, and there is precious little about her on the net, I gather that Annan set out to depict various aspects of the communications and telephone industry, relating the work very much to the idea of Harold Wilson’s “white heat of technology” in a…

James Harold Wilson (11 March 1916 – 24 May 1995) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and 1974 to 1976.  #haroldwilson

James Harold Wilson (11 March 1916 – 24 May 1995) Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1964 to 1970 and 1974 to 1976. #haroldwilson

A First Class Royal Mail Stamp featuring Harold Wilson. Part of the 'Influential Prime Ministers' Series. Released 2014.

A First Class Royal Mail Stamp featuring Harold Wilson. Part of the 'Influential Prime Ministers' Series. Released 2014.

Baroness and founder of the Open University, Jennie Lee was born in Lochgelly. She was the daughter of a miner and who went on to serve in Harold Wilson’s cabinet.

Baroness and founder of the Open University, Jennie Lee was born in Lochgelly. She was the daughter of a miner and who went on to serve in Harold Wilson’s cabinet.

Harold Wilson by Ben Pimlott.

Harold Wilson by Ben Pimlott.

3 April – Conservatives won the Greater London Council elections.  May – Harold Wilson announced that the United Kingdom had decided to apply for EEC membership 5 May The British-designed satellite Ariel 3, the first to be developed outside the Soviet Union or United States is launched

3 April – Conservatives won the Greater London Council elections. May – Harold Wilson announced that the United Kingdom had decided to apply for EEC membership 5 May The British-designed satellite Ariel 3, the first to be developed outside the Soviet Union or United States is launched

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