20th Century

Timeline

1901    IRN BRU Official launch
1901    Edward I of Scotland, VII of England becomes King.
1910    George V becomes King.

1914-1918    The Great War – World War I

1919    Riots in George Square Glasgow.
1928    Women get the vote on the same terms as men.
1931    National Trust for Scotland founded.
1936    Edward II, VIII of England becomes King
1936   George VI becomes King.

1939-1945    World War II

1952    Elizabeth II becomes Queen.
1957    Scottish Television starts broadcasting.
1967    Drilling of the first North Sea oil well
1978    Launch of BBC Radio Scotland.
1988    Lockerbie Bombing.
1996    Dunblane massacre
1996    The Stone of Destiny is returned to Scotland.
1999    A Scottish Parliament sits for the first time in 272 years.

Find a group from this time period

Wee County At War was created by a husband and wife team with a passion for history They can provide
Historical ironwork replicas based on archaeological finds. jason@wielandforge.co.uk http://www.wielandforge.co.uk/ https://www.facebook.com/wielandforge/
Handmade Leather Goods. Based in Leicestershire, England. https://www.facebook.com/wildboarleather/
The Woodland Tannery is an exciting new social enterprise based on Scotland’s rich history of leather tanning and forest management.
Wordsmithcrafts seeks to enable people to access their past and by doing this better understand their present situation and hope
Reproductions of historical objects from the Migration Area, Viking Age and other periods. wyrmcrafts@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/wyrmcrafts/ https://www.etsy.com/fr/shop/wyrmcrafts
HAND-TURNED AND SPECIAL FOR MUSEUMS AND LIVING HISTORY +49 173 7256711 info@zeitenhandel.de https://www.facebook.com/Zeitenhandel/ https://www.zeitenhandel.de/
Hand-woven fabrics from past times, unique pieces made with love. zeitensprung@googlemail.com https://www.facebook.com/Silvia.Zeitensprung/ https://www.zeitensprung-handweberei.de/