Tag Archives: Palace of Westminster

21Aug/17

Hundreds gather to witness Britain’s Big Ben fall silent

LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (AUGUST 21, 2017) (REUTERS) – The “Big Ben” bell in the British parliament’s famous clock tower tolled for the last time on Monday (August 21, 2017) before it ceased its regular bongs for four years while renovation work is carried out.
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10Apr/17

Thousands of UK police pay respects to officer killed in attack

Police officers line the streets of London as a cortege containing the body of PC Keith Palmer, who was killed in the Westminster attack, is carried to his funeral at Southwark Cathedral.
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22Mar/17

Four dead, 20 injured in UK parliament ‘terrorist’ attack

Police confirm that at least four people have died in the attack outside the country’s parliament in London. Continue reading

22Mar/17

Huge security operation underway following attack near UK parliament

A major police operation is launched following an attack, described by police as a “terrorist incident” outside Britain’s parliament, that has caused many casualties.
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