Big Ben will ring again from early next year as the restoration of Parliament’s Elizabeth Tower nears completion. The refurbishment of the Westminster landmark, which has already spiraled to at least £80 million, was originally expected to be finished this year but was delayed as the Covid-19 crisis held up work. In a statement, UK Parliament authorities said: “The … [Read more...] about Big Ben to Chime Regularly Again From Next Year – Elizabeth Tower restoration to be completed in 2022
Big Ben: Ever Wonder What it Looks Like Behind the Clock Faces of Big Ben – Like This!
Have you ever wondered what it looked like behind the clock face of the big clock (colloquially known as Big Ben despite that being the name of the bell) on Elizabeth Tower on the Houses of Parliament? This fun video from the Houses of Parliament on YouTube gives us a peek behind the scenes. Very cool! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=De5dpCBmWHg … [Read more...] about Big Ben: Ever Wonder What it Looks Like Behind the Clock Faces of Big Ben – Like This!