Wellington's ministry between the
Ultras and the Canningites continued
¨Peel was able to
smooth over disagreements
between Huskisson and Wellington
over his new proposed sliding
scale for the Corn Laws.
¨However,matters came to a head over an argument over what should happen to the Parliamentary seats for East Retford and whether they should be reallocated to the counties or to Manchester and Birmingham.
¨In the end William
Huskisson was forced to resign
and Wellington lost the support of