The dispute was by consent referred to the secretary for the colonies, and the decision from Downing Street was in Ballance's favour.
1884 he was appointed reader in English law at Cambridge, and in 1888 became Downing professor of the laws of England.
1866), was educated at Trinity and Downing Colleges, Cambridge.
Downing Street, separating these from the Treasury, contains the official residences of the First Lord of the Treasury and the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Lord Palmerston now returned to Downing Street, and while he lived Disraeli and his colleagues had to satisfy themselves with what was meant for useful criticism, though with small hope that it was so for their own service.