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Methodist Central Hall, Storey’s Gate, Westminster, London, England UK

The Sanctuary, Westminster, London, England UK

Bagpiping Busker, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London, England UK

Westminster Abbey, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London, England UK

Statue of Nelson Mandela, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Statue of Robert Peel, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Robert Peel was Prime Minister of the UK from 1841 – 1846. The statue was commissioned in 1876.

Statue of Mahatma Gandhi, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian lawyer, anti-colonial nationalist, and political ethicist, who employed nonviolent resistance to lead the successful campaign for India’s independence from British Rule, and in turn inspire movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.

Statue of Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Prime Minister of UK 1868 & 1874 – 1880. Commissioned in 1883.

Statue of Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Millicent Fawcett (1847 – 1929) was an English political leader, activist and writer. Known as a tireless campaigner for women’s suffrage via legislative change, from 1897 until 1919 she led Britain’s largest women’s rights organisation, the National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies (NUWSS). She would famously write: “I cannot say I became a suffragist. I always was one, from the time I was old enough to think at all about the principles of Representative Government.” Fawcett also sought to improve women’s chances of higher education, serving as a governor of Bedford College, London and a co-founder of Newnham College, Cambridge in 1875. In 2018, 100 years after the passing of the Representation of the People Act, Millicent Garrett Fawcett became the first woman to be commemorated with a statue in Parliament Square.

Statue of Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Prime Minister of UK 1852, 1858-1859, 1866-1868. Commissioned 1874.

Statue of George Canning, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Was Prime Minister of UK for the final 118 days of his life. Commissioned in 1832.

Statue of Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

B. 1784 D. 1865 – Prime Minister of UK 1855 – 1858, 1859 – 1865. Commissioned 1876.

Statue of Jan Christian Smuts, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

Field Marshal Jan Christian Smuts PC, OM, CH, DTD, ED, KC, FRS (24 May 1870 – 11 September 1950) was a South African statesman, military leader, and philosopher. He was Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa from 1919 until 1924 and from 1939 until 1948.

Statue of David Lloyd George, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

David Lloyd George, 1st Earl Lloyd-George of Dwyfor, OM, PC (17 January 1863 – 26 March 1945) was a British statesman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom between 1916 and 1922. He was the final Liberal to hold the post.

Statue of Sir Winston Churchill, Parliament Square, Westminster, London, England UK

The Right Honourable
Sir Winston Churchill
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He was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, when he led Britain to victory in the Second World War, and again from 1951 to 1955. Churchill represented five constituencies during his career as a Member of Parliament (MP). Ideologically an economic liberal and imperialist, for most of his career he was a member of the Conservative Party, which he led from 1940 to 1955, but from 1904 to 1924 was a member of the Liberal Party.

Government Buildings, Cnr Great George Street & Parliament Street, Westminster, London, England UK

Doorways, St Margaret’s Church, St Margaret Street, Westminster, London, England UK


Victoria Tower, Palace of Westminster, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

Westminster Abbey, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

Statue of George V, Old Palace Yard, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

George V, King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India. 1910 – 1936

The statue was sculpted prior to World War II in a quarry in Portland UK. It was hidden there until after ther war. The statue was placed in the original proposed spot opposite the House of Lords, which required the demolition of No. 5 Old Palace Yard. It was unveiled by King George VI, on 22 October 1947 and was attended by Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary, and Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret.

Preparing for Brexit Protest, Abingdon Street, Westminster. London, England UK

The Jewel Tower, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

The Jewel Tower is a 14th-century surviving element of the Palace of Westminster, in London, England. It was built between 1365 and 1366 to house the personal treasure of King Edward III. The original Tower was a three-storey, crenellated stone building which occupied a secluded part of the Palace and was protected by a moat linked to the River Thames. The ground floor featured elaborate sculpted vaulting, described by historian Jeremy Ashbee as “an architectural masterpiece”. The Tower continued to be used for storing the monarch’s treasure and personal possessions until 1512, when a fire in the Palace caused King Henry VIII to relocate his court to the nearby Palace of Whitehall.

Vaulting, The Jewel Tower, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

Internal Doors, The Jewel Tower, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

Windows, The Jewel Tower, Abingdon Street, Westminster, London, England UK

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