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THE NHS STORYDecade Quiz

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1972
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'1972'

  • Miners strike over pay and cause more than 20 days of black-out

  • 13 killed in Bloody Sunday as troops fire on marchers at Derry

  • Five of Oxford University's 24 all-male colleges to admit women

  • 118 die as BEA Trident crashes at Staines, near Heathrow

  • Sniper kills the 100th British soldier to die in Northern Ireland

  • Kidney donor cards announced

  • Nixon re-elected

  • Distillers offer 11.25 million compensation to thalidomide victims



 
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