Buckingham Palace - The Queens Palaces Buckingham Palace
The Queen has three official residences - the best known, Buckingham Palace; the oldest, Windsor Castle; and the most romantic, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Amon...
How Does Big Ben Keep Accurate Time?
When parliament commissioned this clock in 1854, they insisted Big Ben be the biggest, most powerful clock in the world...
Fortnum & Mason
One of the stops during our KF917 holiday was the Fortnum & Mason department store in London. It is known internationally for its high quality goods and food...
Downing Street
Downing Street in London, England, has for over three hundred years housed the official residences of two of the most senior British Cabinet ministers: the First Lord of the Treasury, an office now sy...
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Parks and open spaces in the City of Westminster
The City of Westminster, a central London borough, has 116 parks and open spaces; these include small gardens as well as larger areas of land. The open spaces are managed by Westminster City Council a...
Parks and open spaces in the City of Westminster - Wikipedia
Richard Coeur de Lion (statue)
Richard Coeur de Lion is a Grade II listed equestrian statue of the 12th-century English monarch Richard I, also known as Richard the Lionheart, who reigned from 1189–99. It stands on a granite pedest...
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Horse Guards (building)
Horse Guards is a large grade I listed building in the Palladian style between Whitehall and Horse Guards Parade in London. The first Horse Guards building was built on the site of the former tiltyard...
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Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre is in the City of Westminster, London, close to the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The site now occupied by the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre was...
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St Martin's Theatre
St. Martin's Theatre is a West End theatre which has staged the production of The Mousetrap since March 1974, making it the longest continuous run of any show in the world.The theatre is located on We...
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Simpson's-in-the-Strand
0°7′15″W / 51.51056°N 0.12083°W / 51.51056; -0.12083Simpson's-in-the-Strand is one of London's oldest traditional English restaurants. Situated in the Strand, it is part of th...
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Royal Air Force Memorial
The Royal Air Force Memorial is a 1923 military memorial on the Victoria Embankment in central London, dedicated to the memory of the casualties of the Royal Air Force in World War I (and, by extensio...
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Royal Society of Medicine
The Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) is one of the major providers of accredited postgraduate medical education in the United Kingdom. Each year, the RSM organises over 400 academic and public events....
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London Trocadero
The London Trocadero was an entertainment complex on Coventry Street, with a rear entrance in Shaftesbury Avenue, London. It was originally built in 1896 as a restaurant, and closed in 1965. In 1984 t...
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Savoy Chapel
The Savoy Chapel, or the Queen's Chapel of the Savoy, is a church dedicated to St John the Baptist, located just south of the Strand, London, next to the Savoy Hotel.Originally founded in the Middle A...
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T Square 200
T Square 200 or "The Spirit of Nelson" was the name given to the son et lumière event, held in Trafalgar Square on Sunday, October 23, 2005, to mark the bicentenary of the sea battle, the Battle of Tr...
Hakkasan
Hakkasan is an upscale, modern Chinese restaurant in the West End of London, England, at Hanway Place. The restaurant was created by Syra Khan and Alan Yau, also behind the Wagamama Japanese restauran...
Vaudeville Theatre
The Vaudeville Theatre is a West End theatre on the Strand in the City of Westminster. As the name suggests, the theatre held mostly vaudeville shows and musical revues in its early days. It opened in...
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Evangelical Library
The Evangelical Library 5-6 Gateway Mews, Ringway, Bounds Green, London, N11 2UT is a lending library for Christian ministers, students and other lay-persons. For many years the library was located ...
Alfies Antique Market
Alfies Antique Market is a large indoor market located on Church Street in Lisson Grove, London, England. It houses over seventy-five dealers offering antiques; including silver, furniture, jewellery,...
Clarence House
Clarence House is a royal residence in London, situated on The Mall, in the City of Westminster. It is attached to St. James's Palace and shares the palace's garden. For nearly 50 years, from 1953 to...
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Westminster Cathedral
Westminster Cathedral in London is the mother church of the Catholic Church in England and Wales.The site on which the Cathedral stands in the City of Westminster was purchased by the Archdiocese of W...
Westminster Cathedral - Wikipedia
Yauatcha
0°8′6.60″W / 51.5137556°N 0.1351667°W / 51.5137556; -0.1351667Yauatcha (Chinese: 丘記茶苑; Cantonese Yale: yau1 gei3 cha4 yun2) is a Chinese restaurant in Broadwick Street...
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Westminster Muniments
The Westminster Abbey Muniments is a collection of muniments and manuscripts comprising archives of Westminster Abbey from the tenth century to the present day.
Royal Institute of British Architects
0°08′42″W / 51.521283°N 0.14508°W / 51.521283; -0.14508The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is a professional body for architects primarily in the United Kingdom,...
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