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Westonbirt Arboretum Photo Detail
Leaves after an autumn shower, Holford Ride
Image © David Ross and Britain Express
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This assembly of Parliament in 1653 consisted of 140 'godly men' selected by Cromwell and the Council of Officers
It was named for one of its members, 'Praisegod Barbon'
The Parliament was too divided by sectarian religious views, and was disbanded after 5 months
This Day in British History
28 April, 1376
Opening of the 'Good Parliament'
John of Gaunt presided over the Parliament, which tried royal officials for embezzlement and dismissed the king's mistress, Alice Perrers