100 Years Ago

NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO : 12 May 1923

12 MAY 1923

King George and Queen Mary visited Tivoli and Frascati as part of their Italian tour.

The Rating of Machinery Bill was read for the second time in the House of Commons.

Sir William Joynson-Hicks, the Postmaster General, defended the Government’s foreign policy.

The provisions of the Ulster Temperance Bill were outlined by Sir James Craig in the Northern Ireland Parliament.