Big Ben

Big Ben Bongs for Last Time Until 2021

LONDON (AP) — The British Parliament’s Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time before it is silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021. After 12 deep bongs at noon Monday, the bell

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Man Arrested Outside Parliament After ‘Abusing’ Police Officers

A man has been detained under mental health legislation outside the Houses of Parliament Thursday afternoon after he “verbally abused officers”. The incident is reported to have taken place by Black Rod’s Garden, adjacent to the Sovereign’s Gate to the Houses


UK’s Largest Pro-Israel Event Scrapped Amid Terror Attack Fears

Terror attack fears have forced organisers of Britain’s largest pro-Israel event to scrap plans for this year’s edition of A Night to Honour Israel. Sponsored by the Christians United for Israel (CUFI) organization, the evening of celebration was scheduled for June 22 at an undisclosed venue in Westminster.

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Romanian Tourist Hurt in Westminster Attack Dies

LONDON (AP) — A 31-year-old Romanian tourist who was knocked into the River Thames from Westminster Bridge during an attack on Britain’s Houses of Parliament more than two weeks ago has died, London police said Friday.