Sentence Examples


  • Lord Salisbury and Waddington at the instance of Bismarck, that, when convenient, France should occupy Tunisia, an agreement afterwn.rds confirmed (with a reserve as to the eventual attitude of Italy) in despatches exchanged in July and August 1878 between the Quai dOrsay and Downing Street.
  • Educated at St Paul's and both at Downing College, Cambridge, and Christ Church, Oxford, E.
  • So far the British government had resisted the considerable pressure brought to bear in Downing Street in favour of annexation.
  • Grey quarrelled with his masters in Downing Street, and his career in the imperial service came to an end in 1868.
  • The dispute was by consent referred to the secretary for the colonies, and the decision from Downing Street was in Ballance's favour.

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