Photos General Election from the Archive: historic Labour Party victory 1997, Margret Thatcher historic victory 1979 #GE2015

May 1, 2015
Tony Blair and Cherie Blair celebrating Labour landslide election victory outside Number 10 Downing Street  © John Harris (Report Digital)

Tony Blair and Cherie Blair celebrating Labour landslide election victory outside Number 10 Downing Street
© John Harris (Report Digital)

Tony Blair MP celebrating Labour landslide election victory outside Number 10 Downing Street  © John Harris (Report Digital)

Tony Blair MP celebrating Labour landslide election victory outside Number 10 Downing Street
© John Harris (Report Digital)

Mrs Thatcher acknowledges supporters as she arrives at 10 Downing Street after her 1979 election victory, just before making her notorious speech quoting St. Francis of Assisi. © Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk

Mrs Thatcher acknowledges supporters as she arrives at 10 Downing Street after her 1979 election victory, just before making her notorious speech quoting St. Francis of Assisi.
© Peter Arkell/reportdigital.co.uk