1957 in the United Kingdom

Events from the year 1957 in the United Kingdom.

1957 in the United Kingdom
Other years
1955 | 1956 | 1957 (1957) | 1958 | 1959
Constituent countries of the United Kingdom
Northern Ireland | Scotland | Wales
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  1. ^ "Sir Anthony Eden resigns". BBC News. 9 January 1957. Archived from the original on 12 January 2008. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  2. ^ "Macmillan becomes Prime Minister". BBC News. 10 January 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  3. ^ Roth, Andrew (1972). Heath and the Heathmen. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul. p. 173. ISBN 0-7100-7428-X.
  4. ^ a b c d e Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.
  5. ^ "Committee of Privileges (Second Report) (Hansard, 23 January 1957)". api.parliament.uk.
  6. ^ "St Kilda". National Trust for Scotland. Archived from the original on 31 August 2010. Retrieved 10 September 2010.
  7. ^ "Our Computer Heritage". Computer Conservation Society. 4 March 2012. Retrieved 7 April 2012.
  8. ^ Dollar, A.T.J (1957). "The Midlands earthquake of February 11, 1957". Nature. 179 (4558): 507–510. Bibcode:1957Natur.179..507D. doi:10.1038/179507a0. S2CID 4186065.
  9. ^ "Ghana celebrates independence". BBC News. 6 March 1957. Archived from the original on 13 January 2008. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  10. ^ "BBC fools the nation". BBC News. 1 April 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  11. ^ The Daily Express, 10 April 1957, p. 4
  12. ^ "Britain agrees to Singapore self-rule". BBC News. 11 April 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  13. ^ Cullen, Pamela (2006). Stranger in Blood: the case files on Doctor John Bodkin Adams.
  14. ^ "Manchester United retains English soccer supremacy". Leader-Post. Regina, Saskatchewan. 22 April 1957. p. 19. Retrieved 10 December 2012.
  15. ^ "FA Cup Final 1957". 25 March 2008. Archived from the original on 25 March 2008.
  16. ^ "Cheers as petrol rationing ended". BBC News. 14 May 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  17. ^ "Britain drops its first H-bomb". BBC News. 15 May 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  18. ^ "Noel Coward comes home". BBC News. 3 June 1957. Retrieved 22 November 2013.
  19. ^ Marshall, Prince (1972). Wheels of London. The Sunday Times Magazine. p. 124. ISBN 0-7230-0068-9.
  20. ^ "Report on the causes of, and circumstances attending, the Explosion which occurred at Barnburgh Main Colliery, Barnburgh, in the County of York, on 26th June, 1957". Durham Mining Museum. Retrieved 3 March 2016.
  21. ^ "Smoking 'causes lung cancer'". BBC News. 27 June 1957. Archived from the original on 10 November 2007. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  22. ^ a b Honigsbaum, Mark (13 June 2020). "Revisiting the 1957 and 1968 influenza pandemics". The Lancet. 395 (10240): 1824–1826. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31201-0. ISSN 0140-6736. PMID 32464113.
  23. ^ Originally reported by Michael Freedland. "Britons 'have never had it so good'". BBC News. 20 July 1957. Retrieved 13 February 2012.
  24. ^ "Grand Prix Results: British GP, 1957". grandprix.com. Retrieved 7 July 2012.
  25. ^ "Bus dispute turns violent". BBC News. 23 July 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  26. ^ "Malaya celebrates independence". BBC News. 31 August 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  27. ^ "Homosexuality 'should not be a crime'". BBC News. 4 September 1957. Archived from the original on 15 December 2007. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  28. ^ "The Home of CricketArchive". cricketarchive.com.
  29. ^ "British public gets 'Asian Flu' vaccine". BBC News. 1 October 1957. Archived from the original on 4 May 2009. Retrieved 10 May 2009.
  30. ^ "Inquiry publishes cause of nuclear fire". BBC News. 8 November 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  31. ^ "Lords to admit first women peers". BBC News. 30 October 1957. Retrieved 13 February 2012.
  32. ^ "Inquiry publishes cause of nuclear fire". BBC News. 8 November 1957. Retrieved 13 February 2012.
  33. ^ "Lewisham rail crash dead honoured". BBC News. 2 December 2007. Archived from the original on 3 December 2007. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  34. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1957". Archived from the original on 24 October 2007. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  35. ^ "Foot-and-mouth shuts down abattoir". BBC News. 28 December 1957. Retrieved 4 December 2007.
  36. ^ Briscoe, Constance (13 November 2008). Ugly. Hodder & Stoughton. ISBN 9781848940512 – via Google Books.
  37. ^ "Lloyd, Stephen, (born 15 June 1957), MP (Lib Dem) Eastbourne, since 2017 | WHO'S WHO & WHO WAS WHO". doi:10.1093/ww/9780199540884.013.U251155.
  38. ^ Hay, Ann G. (1978). "Fyleman, Rose (Amy)". In Kirkpatrick, D.L. (ed.). Twentieth-century Children's Writers. London: Macmillan. p. 485. ISBN 978-0-33323-414-3.

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