Tuesday 19 May 2009

Michael Martin makes history

Michael Martin is the first speaker to be forced from office. Some will tell you that Paul Foley went before him in 1698. That, of course, was a different country - it was England's Parliament.

1 comment:

Dark Lochnagar said...

Yes Calum. I noticed that small but significant distinction myself today. I'm suprised that none of the Westminster Lobby Dossers noticed it!