Somerset House


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Somerset House

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(Named Buildings) a building in London, in the Strand, built (1776–86) by Sir William Chambers; formerly housed the General Register Office of births, marriages, and deaths: contains (from 1990) the art collections of the Courtauld Institute
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The slender towers were washed by a rain of golden light and licked by little flickering flames; Somerset House and the bleached gray pinnacles about Whitehall were floated in a luminous haze.
I can imagine the glee of our Poor Law Commissioners at the notion of these seats having arms and backs; but small spines being of older date than their occupation of the Board-room at Somerset House, I thought even this provision very merciful and kind.
Led by digital specialist Sam Hufton, the company has moved to prestigious offices at Somerset House on Temple Street and has created six jobs in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Pay Per Click, Content Management and Social Media.
Having already outgrown the premises, the firm has agreed a new deal to take space in Somerset House, Temple Street, and created six new roles focused on digital marketing and social media.
In partnership with the Association of Illustrators (The AOI) and Directory of Illustration, work from this year's shortlisted illustrators will be showcased in a major exhibition at the Somerset House in Central London from July 11, 2019 to July 28, 2019.
The course passes iconic London landmarks such as Admiralty Arch, Nelson's Column, St Paul's Cathedral, Mansion House, the Bank of England, the Old Bailey, Somerset House, Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey.
5 SOMERSET HOUSE, THE STRAND, LONDON Until January 13, from PS11 adults, PS8.50 children Somerset House is the capital's coolest rink.
1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair returns to Somerset House in the first week of October for its sixth consecutive London edition.
LONDON -- The second edition of London Designs Biennale 2018 started here at Somerset House with the participation of forty (40) countries, including Pakistan and cities, territories from across the globe.
Chadwick Lawrence will leave its current office in Somerset House, Rawson Street, to occupy a newlyrenovated ground floor office at the top of the main street at Dean Clough, known as The Old Fire Station.
The work of the winners will be shown in an exhibition at the Somerset House June 7 - 20 as part of the largest Somerset House show to date.
On the banks of the Thames stands the impressive Somerset House. On the grounds was once the Old Somerset House, built as a palace for the Duke of Somerset, it became the home of Princess Elizabeth before she was crowned Queen of England.
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