And the left hated him so much they could hardly wait till after the war with kicking him out.
Now, their bronze statue of him is in a straitjacket.
They all need guillotined. And their heads on pikes.
The British public saw the Tories as the party who failed to keep us out of a world war. It was more that than any dislike for Churchill.
Also Labour’s 1945 manifesto promised a ‘new Jerusalem’, with a health service, new housing, increased wages, all of which seemed wonderful to people whose lives and houses had been literally shattered by six years of war.
I can fully understand why people thought they would be better to lead Britain postwar.