Category Archives: Parliament

The Foreign Office

Inside Whitehall’s Foreign Office, London. Continue reading

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A visual history of the London Skyline

1550 [Anton van den Wyngaerde] 1569 [Joris Hoefnagel] 1616 [Claes van Visscher] 1650 [Mattheus Merian] 1647-77 [Wenceslaus Hollar] 1700 [Frederick de Wit] 1774 [Samuel & Nathaniel Buck] 1806-7 [The Rhinebeck’ Panorama – artist unknown]   1865 1877 [Henry Dawson] 1900 … Continue reading

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PADDOCK: Cabinet War Room 2

A rare and extensive glimpse inside the Paddock Cabinet War Room 2, Dollis Hill, London. Continue reading

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The Whitechapel Bell Foundry

A look inside the Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Britain’s oldest established manufactring industry. Continue reading

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The Royal Wedding: the day before

A look at the preparations around central London, the day before the Royal Wedding 2011. Continue reading

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The Cabinet War Rooms

A look inside the Cabinet War Rooms of Whitehall and how Churchill roused the hearts of a nation. Continue reading

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