A list of grievances presented to Charles I by parliament on 1 December 1641. They were exhaustive and encroached significantly on the traditional rights of the monarch.
Fact of the Day
As a young officer, First World War general Douglas 'Butcher' Haig had spoken to Napoleon, with the aid of a medium and a seance.
Quote of the Day
"Water knee deep and up to the waist in places. Rumours of being relieved by the Grand Fleet. "
~ British First World War soldier writing about the trenches in his diary