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The NHS was born out of a long-held ideal that good healthcare should be available to all, regardless of wealth. So, how did it all start?
Aneurin Bevan, founder of the National Health Service was born in 1897.
Bevan left school at 13 and began working in a local colliery.
He became a Trades Union Activist and won a scholarship to study in London. It was during this period that he became convinced by the ideas of socialism.
In 1929 he was elected as a Labour Member of Parliament.
After the landslide Labour …