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Brisbane Times
Vehicles a weapon of choice for terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 minutes ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19, 2016: Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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WA Today
Vehicles a weapon of choice for terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
WA Today / Posted 29 minutes ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19, 2016: Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Vehicles a weapon of choice for terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19, 2016: Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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The Age
Vehicles a weapon of choice for terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
The Age / Posted 49 minutes ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19, 2016: Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Timeline: Barcelona the latest of major terror attacks across EuropeBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounted the pavement and hit pedestrians
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounted the pavement and hit pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster. He stabbed Pc Keith Palmer to death and also killed US tourist Kurt Cochran, Romanian tourist Andreea... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Vehicles weapon of choice of terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19 ,2016 - Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Vehicles weapon of choice of terroristsBridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament, mounts the pavement and hits pedestrians before crashing into railings outside the Palace of Westminster, killing six including a policeman. December 19 ,2016 - Berlin A truck ploughs into a crowded... Read more
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The China Post
Parliament to 'consider' silencing of Big Ben after complaintsAssociation.She called on parliament to "urgently" review the plans.The buildin
The China Post / Posted 13 hours ago
Association.She called on parliament to "urgently" review the plans.The building which houses the British parliament, the Palace of Westminster, is undergoing extensive renovation works.The clock tower at the north end of the palace which houses... Read more
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Rappler
Rethink after British PM chimes in on Big Ben's bellsA general view of of the Palace of Westminster, with the Great Westminster Cloc
Rappler / Posted 21 hours ago
A general view of of the Palace of Westminster, with the Great Westminster Clock, more commonly known as "Big Ben" seen on April 5, 2015 in London. Niklas Halle'n/AFP LONDON, United Kingdom – Britain's Parliament said Wednesday, August 16, it would... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bong! U-turn on Big Ben after Theresa May blasts plan to silence bell for four yearsthe bell was “not a national disaster or catastrophe”. he suggested broadcastin
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
the bell was “not a national disaster or catastrophe”. he suggested broadcasting pre-recorded chimes in the vicinity of the Palace of Westminster but away from the construction site. Mr Corbyn told LBC radio: “The work clearly has to be done and... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Big Ben backlash: Plan to silence beloved bell under reviewthat in light of the concerns authorities “will consider the length of time” Bi
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
that in light of the concerns authorities “will consider the length of time” Big Ben is stifled. A general view of of the Palace of Westminster, with the Great Westminster Clock, more commonly known as ‘Big Ben’ seen on April 5, 2015 in London. In... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Keep calm and carry on bonging: Lawmakers slam Big Ben planA general view of of the Palace of Westminster, with the Great Westminster Cloc
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
A general view of of the Palace of Westminster, with the Great Westminster Clock, more commonly known as 'Big Ben' seen on April 5, 2015 in London. In one month, Britain votes in a general election likely to put the nail in the coffin of two party... Read more
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Western Advocate
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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EuroNews
Big Ben to suffer longest silence in 157 years with total rebuildPerhaps the most famous clock in the world, Big Ben in the Palace of Westminste
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
Perhaps the most famous clock in the world, Big Ben in the Palace of Westminster, will soon be silenced, not by bombs or a foreign invader, but father time himself. The ageing mechanism, like much of the building, is in dire need of repair, so it is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Man who's in charge of Brexit thinks the Big Ben repairs are taking far too longofficials had only confirmed this period would see chimes stop - but now they w
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
officials had only confirmed this period would see chimes stop - but now they will stop for four years. The project is not part of a wider revamp of the Palace of Westminster which could cost £4billion or more and is due to start in... Read more
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The Courier
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Big Ben's Big Bong Is About To Go SilentThe bell will cease its regular tolling while extensive repairs are made to the
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
The bell will cease its regular tolling while extensive repairs are made to the famous clock tower that looms over the Palace of Westminster, the home of the British Parliament. The massive bell will mark the hour for the last time at noon on... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Big Ben's Big Bong Is About To Go SilentTourists walk past the Palace of Westminster and Big Ben in London. Big Ben is
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Tourists walk past the Palace of Westminster and Big Ben in London. Big Ben is scheduled to fall silent next week. A fixture of the London landscape and soundscape, Big Ben, is falling silent for four years. The bell will cease its regular tolling... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearson March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
on March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big Ben, the iconic British timekeeper at the Palace of Westminster, will go silent until 2021. Also known as the Great Bell of the clock on the Elizabeth Tower, Big Ben... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearsBig Ben, the iconic British timekeeper at the Palace of Westminster, will go si
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Big Ben, the iconic British timekeeper at the Palace of Westminster, will go silent until 2021. Also known as the Great Bell of the clock on the Elizabeth Tower, Big Ben is the name of the bell inside the clocktower. It will sound Monday for the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearson March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
on March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big Ben, the iconic British timekeeper at the Palace of Westminster, will go silent until 2021. Also known as the Great Bell of the clock on the Elizabeth Tower, Big Ben... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Major restoration project for Big Benas the lift - to be installed within one of the existing ventilation shafts - w
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
as the lift - to be installed within one of the existing ventilation shafts - will not be used to access the tower. The Palace of Westminster on the bank of the River Thames is a world heritage site and major tourist attraction. Big Ben is... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearson March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
on March 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jack Taylor/Getty Images) Big Ben, the iconic British timekeeper at the Palace of Westminster, will go silent until 2021. Also known as the Great Bell of the clock on the Elizabeth Tower, Big Ben... Read more
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Brisbane Times
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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WA Today
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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The Age
London's Big Ben to go silent for four yearshoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
hoping for the best. A selfie with the Great Clock atop Elizabeth Tower along the Thames River is almost mandatory. The Palace of Westminster, home to the houses of Parliament, is one of the top five visited sites in London, and Big Ben is the... Read more
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dna
London's Big Ben to go silent for four years as chime to undergo repairrefurbishments between 1983 and 1985. Parliamentary authorities said stopping
dna / Posted 3 days ago
refurbishments between 1983 and 1985. Parliamentary authorities said stopping Big Ben - the commonly used name for the Palace of Westminster's Elizabeth Tower - would protect workers carrying out the repairs. However, it will still sound for... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock facedemolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. (Hannah McKay)
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. (Hannah McKay) :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Gulf News
Big Ben's bongs to fall silent for four yearsbasis, as well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," sai
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
basis, as well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," said Steve Jaggs, Keeper of the Great Clock.The Palace of Westminster on the bank of the River Thames, home to parliament, is a world heritage site and major tourist... Read more
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Bury Times
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Bury Times / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Gazette
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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guardian-series
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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DW
London's Big Ben bell to fall silent for four years |and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," said Steve Jaggs, whose official
DW / Posted 3 days ago
and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," said Steve Jaggs, whose official title is "Keeper of the Great Clock." The Palace of Westminster on the bank of the River Thames, home to parliament, is a world heritage site and major tourist... Read more
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Harrow Times
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Gazette News
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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This is West Country
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Bolton News
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UK parliament's 'Big Ben' bell to fall silent for four yearsas well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," said Steve
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
as well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," said Steve Jaggs, Keeper of the Great Clock. The Palace of Westminster on the bank of the River Thames, home to parliament, is a world heritage site and major tourist... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Elizabeth Tower renovation: The facts behind Britain’s famous clock faceclock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367.
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
clock tower was demolished in 1707 after replacing the original tower in 1367. :: A sundial followed before a fire at the Palace of Westminster in 1834 led to architects submitting designs for the new palace. :: The winning design did not... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
London's Big Ben won't toll for four yearsas well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," keeper of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
as well as protecting and preserving its home, the Elizabeth Tower," keeper of the great clock Steve Jaggs said. The Palace of Westminster on the bank of the River Thames is a world heritage site and major tourist attraction, and Mr Jaggs... Read more
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