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Big Ben to fall silent to undergo much needed repairs

One of London's most unmistakable sounds, the toll of Big Ben, will shortly be absent from the city's soundscape.

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Big Ben to fall silent to undergo much needed repairs

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One of London’s most unmistakable sounds, the toll of Big Ben, will shortly be absent from the city’s soundscape.


Cracks have developed in the tower’s masonry and the belfry is suffering from corrosion.