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1940 - THE BRITISH COMMUNITY FUND

To help the war effort, the British Community Fund was set up on July 5th, 1940, just a fortnight before Winston Churchill rallied a nervous nation with the cry:

“Let us brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will still say, This was their finest hour”.