HL Deb 23 June 1831 vol 4 c255

Petitions presented, by Lord DUN-DAS, several Petitions from Hawick, Falkirk, and other places in Scotland, for the Reduction of Taxation, for the Abolition of Negro Slavery, and for Parliamentary Reform. By Lord KING, for the Abolition of Tithes, from Chetsford, Farnborough, Orpington, and Keston, and from several places in Ireland; as, also from Carlow, against the Grants to the Kildare Street Society, and for the Repeal of the Union; and from the Licensed Beer sellers of Brighton, to have Spirit Licences. By the Bishop of FERNS, from the Students of Trinity College, Dublin, to have their Elective Franchise assimilated to that of Cambridge and Oxford.