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The Whigs came to power.
The first reform bill presented to the Commons.
The first bill was rejected.
General Election: the Whigs won by a large majority.
The second bill presented to the commons.
The second bill passed by the commons.
The Lords rejected the second bill, prompting nationwide riots.
Whigs introduced a third reform bill to the commons, passing with a 2:1 majority.
The Whig government resigns following rejection of the third bill by the House of Lords, leading to the 'Days of May'.
14th May 1832
The Whigs returned to power.
The Great Reform Act was passed