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Big Ben Turns Silent For Major Repair Work

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Monday, the 21st of August, the iconic clock tower of the Houses of Parliament in London went silent. For the next four years the Big Ben will remain silent while the major repair work takes place. The 13 ton bell…

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Big Ben Un-Chiming For Four Long Years Asked For Review By MPs

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The Big Ben may not remain silent for long four years as reported earlier due to refurbishing project. Members of Parliament have called for a review to it and whether it can chime more frequently than earlier announced. The officials…

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Big Ben Restoration Project Starts August 21

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The Big Ben restoration project will kick off on August 21 and for another four years it will not sound the hours though it will surely sound on big occasions like the Remembrance Sunday. The conservation project of the iconic…

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