British capital


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Noun1.British capital - the capital and largest city of EnglandBritish capital - the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
Big Ben - clock in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, London
Newgate - a former prison in London notorious for its unsanitary conditions and burnt down in riots in 1780; a new prison was built on the same spot but was torn down in 1902
Tower of London - a fortress in London on the Thames; used as a palace and a state prison and now as a museum containing the crown jewels
Old Bailey - the central criminal court in London
Fleet Street - a street in central London where newspaper offices are situated
Harley Street - a street in central London where the consulting rooms of many physicians and surgeons are located
Lombard Street - a street in central London containing many of the major London banks
Whitehall - a wide street in London stretching from Trafalgar Square to the Houses of Parliament; site of many government offices
Trafalgar Square - a square in central London where there is a memorial to Admiral Nelson
England - a division of the United Kingdom
City of London, the City - the part of London situated within the ancient boundaries; the commercial and financial center of London
Greenwich - a borough of Greater London on the Thames; zero degrees of longitude runs through Greenwich; time is measured relative to Greenwich Mean Time
Bloomsbury - a city district of central London laid out in garden squares
Soho - a city district of central London now noted for restaurants and nightclubs
Wembley - a southeastern part of Greater London that is the site of the English national soccer stadium
West End - the part of west central London containing the main entertainment and shopping areas
City of Westminster, Westminster - a borough of Greater London on the Thames; contains Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey
Pall Mall - a fashionable street in London noted for its many private clubs
Wimbledon - a suburb of London and the headquarters of the club where annual international tennis championships are played on grass courts
Londoner - a native or resident of London
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KUWAIT, Aug 6 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Jazeera Airways on Tuesday announced it will start flying to London on October 27, 2019, serving the British capital in new A320neo aircraft with daily flights.
ENPNewswire-August 2, 2019--BAVARIA AND LONDON STRENGTHEN ECONOMIC TIES WITH INCREASED TRADE; London and Bavaria sign a Partnership Agreement in the British Capital.
A beluga whale that spent over three months in the River Thames left the British capital around the start of the year, the Port of London Authority said on Wednesday.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Reports from the British capital London suggest police has decided to transfer activists arrested during a massive climate protest in the city to other areas in the country as jails have no more room to accommodate more than 300 people nabbed during three days of demonstrations.
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The Saudi-British Society organized its annual Rawabi Holding Awards event at the Institute of Directors in the British capital. Each year one citizen from the Kingdom and one from the UK, is recognized for their significant contribution to promoting friendship and understanding between the people of the two countries.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi is in the British capital to attend the international conference on Kashmir being held at British Parliament today.
Fellow Kenyan Brigid Kosgei will also return to the British capital. The 24-year-old finished second last year in 2:20:13 before going on to smash her PB with 2:18:35 when winning at the Chicago Marathon six months later.
Residents of the British capital can ask for help through social networks using the hashtag #WrappedbyFiat.
"Lebanon's Ambassador in London is currently preparing for an economic conference to be held next month in the British capital," he revealed.
London police have made at least one arrest at as a march by a right-wing political group turned violent in the British capital.
The major international event was organized by Saudi Arabian's General Sport Authority based on the agreement signed in London's British capital last year by its Chairman of the Board of Directors Turki bin Abdul Mohsen Al Al-Sheikh with the company "Comosa", the organizers of the tournament.

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