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01/05/2014 18:25

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100 years ago...Parliament passed an Act regarding the elementary #education of #epileptic children http://t.co/10xUEV4dcS

01/05/2014 13:31

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#onthisday in Parliament 1 May 1922: House of Commons discusses the #StJamesPark refreshment pavillion http://t.co/wV1XqZ3DKa

01/05/2014 10:01

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Did you know...In 1916 British Summer Time was created for allowing longer working days #WW1 More at LivingHeritage http://t.co/CqYjnT7KkD

30/04/2014 13:31

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#onthisday in Parliament 30 April 1895: House of Commons discusses holidays in the civil service http://t.co/H5kUXL2PYY

30/04/2014 10:10

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350 years ago...Parliament passed an Act for the navigation of the #RiverAvon http://t.co/wrLQoBvXct

29/04/2014 13:31

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#onthisday in Parliament 29 April 1822: House of Lords discusses scarcity of provisions in #Ireland http://t.co/PX2xssFjNj

29/04/2014 10:10

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Did you know...By 1870 1000+ lives a year were lost in coal mining accidents #uksocialhistory More at LivingHeritage http://t.co/84KcZrW6CI

28/04/2014 13:31

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#onthisday in Parliament 28 April 1947: House of Commons discusses bird sanctuaries in Royal Parks http://t.co/cnX1Xl1YQl

28/04/2014 10:30

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@robertsharp59 also NB it is edited verbatim not actual verbatim, editors correct mistakes & remove repetition without changing the meaning

25/04/2014 15:36

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@robertsharp59 c1909 when it became the Official Report, but not a big switchover, it's a bit hybrid 1st/3rd person a while before that

25/04/2014 15:35

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150 years ago...Parliament passed an Act for #ChimneySweeps regulation http://t.co/jgSIS50QON

25/04/2014 13:31

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#onthisday in Parliament 25 Apr 1951: House of Commons discussed the rationing of #cheese http://t.co/tMTTkXCD5A

25/04/2014 10:03

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@debthedyer yes, apologies for confusion, this reference is about the prohibition of non woollen shrouds

24/04/2014 21:18

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Did you know...#CourtofAssizes met twice yearly in UK provincial towns until 1971 #uklaw More at LivingHeritage http://t.co/JMXWjZhejB

24/04/2014 13:31