Palace of Westminster

Meeting place of the Parliament of the United Kingdom

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Palace of Westminster: Meeting place of the Parliament of the United Kingdom
The Palace of Westminster serves as the meeting place for both the House of Commons and the House of Lords, the two houses of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Informally known as the Houses of Parliament after its occupants, the Palace lies on the north bank of the River Thames in the City of Westminster, in central London, England.


Parliament Christmas tree arrives in London [Video]

Parliament Christmas tree arrives in London

A tree felled in Northumberland’s Kielder Forest on Tuesday has been erectedin New Palace Yard outside the Houses of Parliament, where it will bedecorated for Christmas. On Saturday, a crane lowered..

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