portcullis


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gate consisting of an iron or wooden grating that hangs in the entry to a castle or fortified town

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After the attack, they and I spoke with the police, who said they would get the CCTV footage from outside Portcullis House and take action.
Ravneet Singh, 37, who is from Punjab, was waiting to enter the Portcullis House, part of the British Parliamentary Estate, to meet Sikh Labour MP Tanmanjeet Singh Dhesi when the assault took place on Wednesday.
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We walked under the portcullis of La Citadelle to find our room in the medieval fortress, which had hand-painted murals, wrought-iron details, even a medievallooking loo.
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The portents revealed themselves just as everyone was voting: a huge glass pane shattered in the roof of Parliament's Portcullis House - and Jeremy Corbyn's office was evacuated after flooding.
After a first-class train journey, the party enjoyed a tour of the Palace of Westminster and lunch at Portcullis House followed by a Q&A session with Mr McCartney.
They first journeyed to the Portcullis building for a tour of Portcullis House, walking past MPs in the halls, before continuing to Westminster Hall.
The shadow cabinet minster also suggested that a Labour administration could overhaul some of the traditional features of Parliament, including the portcullis symbol.
Do they not realise that multi-millionaire MPs in suits, which cost many times the monthly income of many people, who then have the cheek to lecture the nation that "we''re all in it together" from venue''s such as the PS235m Portcullis House in Westminster make you want to turn off.
The Scandinaviandesigned chairs, which cost almost PS110 each, were placed in the atrium of the Portcullis House building for parliamentarians using the office building's restaurants and a coffee shop.
The reception area of the Portcullis TrustNet law firm, on the 17th floor of the Suntech Tower, on Temasek Boulevard, is reminiscent of a private Swiss bank.
BBC director-general George Entwistle leaves Portcullis House in Westminster after being questioned about the handling of the Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal
BSkyB Chairman James Murdoch and News Corp Chief Executive and Chairman Rupert Murdoch (R) appear before a parliamentary committee on phone hacking at Portcullis House in London July 19, 2011.