Big Ben in London returned to work for the holidays

London big Ben, who this summer had stopped for repairs, will ring in honor of Christmas and New year. Reported by the BBC.

The famous clock resumed at 9.00 am today and will serve the club until 13.00 January 1.

The Keeper of the famous watches Steve Jaggs stressed that the return of big Ben will allow the clock to remain in the midst of new year celebrations.

According to him, in the next four years, scheduled the repair, big Ben will sound on special days.

In connection with the reconstruction of big Ben will have to «shut up» until 2021. During repair it is planned to replace the dial and clock mechanism to patch the cracks in the brickwork of the tower, to repair the rusty roof and return to the rim of the dial to its original color.




Big Ben in London returned to work for the holidays 23.12.2017

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Декабрь 23rd, 2017 by
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