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- Created on: 22-02-19 16:54
Feb- HII reissues the decrees of the Council of Lillebonne (1080)
May- Becket's election as Archbishop of Canterbury confirmed by bishops
Jun- Becket officially installed as Archbishop
Aug- Pallium of office recieved from Pope
Autumn- Becket resigns as Chancellor and returns the Great Seal
Jul- Council of Woodstock - dispute over sheriff's aid, HII humiliated.
Summer- Increasing no. of criminous clerk cases, eg. Philip de Broi. William of Eynsford excommunicated.
Oct- Council of Westminister - Becket stripped of honours and Young Henry is removed from his household.
Winter- HII seeks legateship for Roger of York and gives support to Gilbert Foliot and Clarembald.
Jan- Council of Clarendon - Becket reluctantly accepts the Constitutions of Clarendon, subject to papal approval.
Aug- Becket refused access to HII at Woodstock. Unsuccessful attempt to flee England for papal support.
Oct- Becket summoned to stand trial at Council of Northampton. Rejects charges of embezzlement + flees under papal…