Charles II & the restored monarchy - Danby


Key Advisors - Earl Danby Stood for a rigid CofE (no religious toleration) - Anti French, Pro Dutch foreign polcy 

Key events - 

  • Development of the Court and County factions 
    • Court - 
      • Wanted more religious toleration and stronger ties with France 
      • Manipulated Par using the patronage system 
    • County - 
      • Anti Catholic and anti Dissenter 
      • Wanted to defend Protestantism abroad
      • Distrusted the French
      • Wanted to defend the right of Par against the Crown's prerogative rigths 
  • Anglo Dutch Treaty 1677 -
    • Par further funded Charles if he formed


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