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Who was the most powerful group in Elizabethan England?

Privy council responsible for daily running of the country


What did parliament do

They had influence over tax and passing laws but power was limited


Who were lord lieutenants

Appointed by queen to run a particular part of the country


Who were the royal court

Made up of officials, serve ya, and advisors they were the centre of Elizabeth’s power but also the source of the latest trends and fashions, it included the privy council