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Ilieutenant-General Sir Alexander Campbell was not knighted by the Prince Regent upon this occasion, having already had that honour conferred upon him.

Carlton-House, February 6, 1817.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, was this day pleased to confer the honour of Knighthood upon Robert John Harvey, Esq. LieutenantColonel in the Army, and Knight of the Royal Portuguese Military Order of the Tower and Sword.

Crown-Office, February 8, 1817.

MEMBERS returned to serve in this present
PARLIAMENT.

Borough of Midhurst.

Sir Oswald Mosley, of Rolleston-Hall, in the county of Stafford, Baronet, Doctor of Civil Law, in the room of the Honourable Philip Henry Stanhope, commonly called Lord Viscount Mahon, now Earl Stanhope.

Borough of Hertford.

The Right Honourable James Brownlow William Cecil, commonly called Lord Viscount Cranborne, in the room of the Honourable Edward Spencer Cowper, who has accepted the Chiltern Hundreds.

Foreign-Office, February 3, 1817.

His Royal Highness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to express his approbation of the residence of of M. Hugot, His Most Christian Majesty's Consul at Glasgow, being transferred to Edinburgh.

Whitehall, February 7, 1817.

Whereas it hath been humbly represented unto His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, that, about one o'clock on the morning of the 31st of January last, the rick-yard of Mr. John Hoare, at Sutton Courtney, in the county of Berks, was discovered to be on fire, whereby two ricks of barley, and one rick of beans, were destroyed; and that there is every reason to believe the same was wil-fully and maliciously set on fire by some evil-disposed person or persons unknown;

His Royal Highness, for the better apprehending and bringing to justice the person or persons concerned in the felony above-mentioned, is hereb pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to promise His Majesty's most gracious pardon to any one of them (except the person who actually set fire to the said ricks), who shall discover his, her, or their accomplice or accomplices therein, so that he, she, or they may be apprehended and convicted thereof.

SIDMOUTH.

And, as a further encouragement, a reward of ONE HUNDRED POUNDS is hereby offered by the County Fire-Office, to any person or persons (except as is before excepted) who shall discover his, her, or their accomplice or accomplices therein, so that he, she, or they may be apprehended and convicted thereof, or to any person or persons who shall apprehend and bring the offender or offenders to conviction, or cause him, her, or them to be apprehended and convicted as aforesaid.

FROM THE

LoNDON GAZETTE of FEBRUARY 11, 1817.

At the Council-Chamber, Whitehall, the 8th of February 1817,

PRESENT,

The Lords of His Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.

IT is this day ordered by their Lordships, that His Grace the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury do prepare the form of a Prayer and Thanksgiving to Almighty God for His late merciful preservation of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent from the daring attempts against His Royal Person, as He passed from the Parliament-House on Tuesday the twenty-eighth day of January last; such Prayer to be used at Morning and Evening Service after the General Thanksgiving, in all churches and chapels throughout those parts of the United Kingdom called England and Ireland, on the first Sunday after the Ministers of such churches and chapels respectively shall receive the same, and to be continued for fourteen days afterwards.

And it is hereby further ordered, that His Majesty's Printer do forthwith print a competent number of copies of the said form of Prayer and Thanksgiving, that the same may be forthwith sent round and read in the several churches and chapels throughout those parts of the United Kingdom called England and Ireland. Jas. Buller.

1817, G At

At the Council-Chamber, Whitehall, the 8th of February 1817,

PRESENT, The Lords of His Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council.

It is this day ordered by their Lordships, that every Minister and Preacher, as well of the Established Church in that part of Great Britain called Scotland, as those of the Episcopal Communion protected and allowed by an Act, passed in the tenth year of Her late Majesty Queen Anne, cap. 7, intituled “ An Act to prevent the dis“ turbing those of the Episcopal Communion in “ that part of Great Britain called Scotland, in “ the exercise of their religious worship, and in “ the use of the Liturgy of the Church of Eng“ land; and for repealing the Act, passed in the * Parliament of Scotland, intituled An Act against irregular baptisms and marriages,” do at some time during the exercise of the Divine Service in such respective church, congregation, or assembly, put up their prayers and thanksgivings to Almighty God for His late merciful preservation of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent from the daring attempts against His Royal Person, as He passed from the Parliament-House on Tuesday the twentyeighth day of January last. Jas. Buller.

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Crown-6 fice, February 11, 1817.
MEMBER returned to serve in this present
PAll LIAMENT.
Borough of Malmesbury.

Sir William Abdy, Bart in the room of William Hicks Beach, Esq. who has accepted the Chiltern Hundreds.

War. Office, January 30, 1817.
MEM or ANDUM.

His Royal IIighness the Prince Regent has been pleased, in the name and on the behalf of His Majesty, to grant permission to the 2d Battalion of the 34th Regiment to bear on its colours and appointments, in addition to any other badges or devices which may have been heretofore granted to the regiment, the word “Albuera,” in commiemoration of the services of the battalion in the battle of Albuera, on the 16th May 1811.

His Royal Highness has also been pleased to grant permission to the 45th Regiment to bear on its colours and appointments, in addition to any other badges or devices which may bave been heretofore granted to the regiment, the words Talavera” and “ Busaco,” in commemoration of the services of the regiment in the battle of Talavera in Spain, on the 27th and 28th July 1809, and in the action at Busaco in Portugal, on the 27th September IS10.

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