Big Ben

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Big Ben

New postby Peter Blunsdon » Tue Jun 02, 2009 10:21 am

Here's a story about a clock, not my clock.
There is a sketch of 15 minutes on BBC Radio 4 giving the history of Big Ben.
You may have to install BBC iPlayer but (to me) its worth it.
You need to scroll forward to the 45 minute mark of the one hour piece.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode...ur_31_05_2009/

(Sorry for the phoney american accents!)

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