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Big Ben Renovation

The regular sound of Big Ben chimes stopped, midday on 21 August 2017, before the start of repair work expected to last a few years.

Missing the bongs? Play them online: sound page.

Big Ben and London Time


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Night Portrait

Big Ben at night
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Remembrance Sunday Chimes

The Big Ben Clock, which is currently undergoing renovation, chimed again on 11 November.

Read the news on the British Parliament Website.

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