It had become a parliamentary borough in 1832.
The system of parliamentary procedures can sometimes make the process less efficient.
Shaftesbury was the first great party leader in the modern sense, and the founder of modern parliamentary oratory.
It was taken by the parliamentary forces in 1645 after a desultory siege of three years.
Once the parliamentary election was completed, the decision was made for the next party leader.
The new country decided to make its legislative system parliamentary to ensure the leader did not hold all the power.
The parliamentary system of government in the United Kingdom allows there to be a democratic style of making decisions.
The events of these three years taught the Labour leaders that a parliamentary party was of little practical influence unless it was able to cast on all important occasions a solid vote, and to meet the case a new method was devised.
His rivals saw how his intense personal ambition and egoism led him always to assume the chief place, and to use his parliamentary position to establish himself as leader of the nation.
During the next fourteen years he was one of the most conspicuous figures in the parliamentary history of the time.
He retired to Wimborne and urged upon his parliamentary followers the necessity of securing a new parliament.
But he was now destined to learn that his enemy Francis, whom he had discomfited in the council chamber at Calcutta, was more than his match in the parliamentary arena.