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Dissolution of Parliament

The dissolution of Parliament took place on Thursday 30 May 2024. All business in the House of Commons and House of Lords has come to an end. There are currently no MPs and every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 4 July 2024.

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Introduction

About the South Eastern Railway

The South Eastern Railway was intended to open up a fast route into the capital from Kent

About the Case Study

This case study looks at the impact of the South Eastern Railway on the community of Marden, Kent.

Meet the Group

People from the village of Marden and the surrounding area carried out this investigation into the impact of the South Eastern Railway

Railways in early nineteenth century Britain

The South Eastern was one of the earliest railways to be built.

Project information

This section of the website supports the People and Parliament: Connecting with Communities project.

To find out more about the project, visit People and Parliament: Connecting with Communities

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