Captions read: " 1992. 'TAX CUTS YEAR ON YEAR.' / 22 TAX RISES SINCE 1992. / ENOUGH IS ENOUGH // 1997. 'NO VAT ON FOOD' / 1998? VAT ON FOOD. / ENOUGH IS ENOUGH " .
The election was held on 1 May 1997. The Labour Party under the leadership of Tony Blair won with a majority of 179 MPs.