Big Ben


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clock in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, London

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But MPs and tourists in Westminster were advised not to set their watches by Big Ben over the next few days, as parliamentary authorities expect "slight inaccuracies" following its 11-week break for essential conservation work.
Politicians and tourists in the area have been advised not to set their watches by Big Ben over the next few days, as parliamentary authorities expect "slight inaccuracies" following its 11-week break for essential conservation work.
Construction company Sir Robert McAlpine is to refurbish the famous clocktower, officially called the Elizabeth Tower (strictly speaking, Big Ben is the nickname of one of the bells inside).
The House of Commons Commission said last month it would review how long Big Ben will be silenced.
17), I am delighted that London, not to mention the rest of the country, is up in arms about the silencing of Big Ben.
The Big Ben bell in the British parliament's famous clock tower tolled for the last time on Monday before it ceased its regular bongs for four years while renovation work is carried out.
When I became Labour's Deputy Leader, my office was right opposite Big Ben.
Post the repair work, the Big Ben will sound sweeter than ever
BIG Ben should bong Britain out of the European Union on the day of Brexit, Leave-backing Tory MPs have said.
Big Ben, housed in the Elizabeth Tower, will fall silent for four years
August 15 (ANI):London's Big Ben bongs will go silent for the next four years from next week as major conservation work is to be carried out on the Elizabeth Tower that houses the Great Clock and its bell.
It was beaten to the top spot by London's Big Ben which appeared on the app more than 2.
La cloche de la plus celebre horloge du monde, Big Ben, qui sonne toutes les heures et emet un [beaucoup moins que]bong[beaucoup plus grand que] si particulier tous les quarts d'heure, restera silencieuse durant plusieurs mois.
FROM Bala to the beach and Big Ben to the boardroom you've been sending us your 'selfies' to our Facebook page in droves.
Within walking distance are Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament.
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