The Situation before 1830.
The parliamentary system had developed in the Middle Ages and no longer reflected the true situation in Britain.
The Parliamentary System
Each county: elected 2 MPs
Each borough (regardless of size): elected 2 MPs
The boroughs had been created hundreds of years ago and large industrial towns such as Manchester had no MPs. There was also rotten boroughs and pocket boroughs.
There was also a geographical imbalance as Southern England had 380…