Selected House of Commons Speeches

Winston S. CHURCHILL (1874 - 1965)

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill (1874 – 1965) was a British politician known chiefly for his leadership of the United Kingdom during World War II. He served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. A noted statesman and orator, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historical writer, and an artist. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Genre(s): *Non-fiction, History , Political Science

Language: English

Group: UK Parliamentary Speeches

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Maiden Speech, 1901 musil
00:20:14
Play 02 Army reform, 1901 Lisa Chau
00:42:40
Play 03 The Amritsar Massacre, 1920 Andrew Coleman
00:42:42
Play 04 The Gold Standard Bill, 1925 David Barnes
00:49:55
Play 05 The General Strike, 1926 Group 00:24:37
Play 06 German re-armament, 1935 Johnnycake
00:23:16
Play 07 The Abdication, 1935 Kara Shallenberg
00:05:31
Play 08 "The Locust Years", 1936 Ruth Golding
00:38:06
Play 09 How to Prevent War, 1938 Aaron Elliott
00:32:49
Play 10 The Annexation of Austria, 1938 Ashwin Jain
00:18:56
Play 11 "A Total and Unmitigated Defeat", 1938 Johnnycake
00:34:28
Play 12 The oubreak of war, 1939 Sibella Denton
00:03:32
Play 13 "Blood, Toil, Tears and Sweat", 1940 Sibella Denton
00:04:22
Play 14 "We Shall Fight On the Beaches", 1940 Sibella Denton
00:21:38
Play 15 "Their Finest Hour", 1940 Philippa
00:26:39
Play 16 "The Few", 1940 ink tree
00:30:05
Play 17 Upon the death of Neville Chamberlain, 1940 Cori Samuel
00:09:12
Play 18 "Do Your Worst", 1941 Sibella Denton
00:05:08
Play 19 "Still Captain of Our Souls", 1941 Sibella Denton
00:02:24
Play 20 "I Offer No Excuses", 1942 Sibella Denton
00:24:14
Play 21 The invasion of France, 1944 Sibella Denton
00:07:01
Play 22 Upon the death of Franklin D Roosevelt, 1945 Sibella Denton
00:10:26
Play 23 Victory in Europe, 1945 Philippa
00:05:08
Play 24 Victory Over Japan, 1945 ontheroad
00:37:36
Play 25 "Never Flinch, Never Weary, Never Despair", 1955 Ruth Golding
00:38:13