By Consent of the whole Realm the King’s Measure was made, so that an English Penny, which is called the Sterling, round without clipping, shall weigh Thirty-two Grains of Wheat dry in the midst of the Ear; Twenty-pence make an Ounce; and Twelve Ounces make a Pound and Eight Pounds make a Gallon of Wine; and Eight Gallons of Wine make a Bushel of London; which is the Eighth Part of a Quarter.Read more
How does the Conservative Election work?
So, as we see the Tory nominations close and read in front of the 1922 committee (essentially the group representing […]Read more
Prime Minister’s Previous Jobs
As promised, the list of Prime Ministers and their jobs. The date in the second column is the year they […]Read more