British politics is probably the most intriguing politics in the world. With all its traditions and even the sometimes humorous debates in the house of commons are often fascinating.
However what many people don’t know that in 1812 on the 11th of May the only ever assassination of a British Prime minister took place.
Spencer Perceval, the Prime Minister of Great Britain and Ireland, was shot and killed in the lobby of the House of Commons in London, around 17:15 pm Hisassassint was John Bellingham, a merchant from Liverpool who had a bone to pick with the government. Bellingham was arrested and, four days after the murder, was put on , convicted and sentenced to death. He was hanged at Newgate Prison one week later on 18 May.
As the Prime Minsiterl entered the lobby of the House of Commons a number of people were gathered around in conversation as…
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