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10 Downing Street

the British government; refers to location of Prime Minister’s residence [Br. Culture: Benét, 286]
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As one of Blair's biographers Andrew Rawnsley retold it to me, Charles took great delight in giving a blow-by-blow account of how Tony Blair asked Charles around to 10 Downing St for a 'wee drink' the night before the vote of no confi-dence in Alun Michael, due for debate in the Assembly on February 8, 2000.
Contained within the Bill is the question that will be put to the electorate, as well as making clear the franchise for the referendum, according to a 10 Downing St.
The scope of the product, which Mr Renwick has discussed during meetings at 10 Downing St and with the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, is enhanced through partnerships with accountants, including Paul Colman, of the Newcastle-based online accounting firm CloudBook.
King George V was on the throne and Ramsay MacDonald in No 10 Downing St ?
He worked with conductor Gareth Malone, and on Christmas Day Gareth goes back to meet the women whose lives he turned around with the song, paving the way to performances at the Royal Albert Hall, 10 Downing St and the Jubilee.
4 With the Queen's approval and an indication of the candidate's willingness to serve, 10 Downing St.
Michelle Obama also went with President Obama to Westminster Abbey and 10 Downing St.
So here's my plan for a silent protest, as we Britons don't seem to want to get out on the streets in this weather, except students: If 60 million of us, including children, because it's their future it concerns, sat down at the kitchen table on December 30 and wrote a note saying "get us out of Europe" and posted it the very same day to Mr D Cameron, 10 Downing St, London.
A sequel to the hugely popular The Beggar's Opera by Gay and Pepusch (1728), Polly was a victim of the government crackdown that resulted from the earlier work's satirizing Prime Minister Sir Robert Walpole, the first British PM to take up residence at 10 Downing St.
I appeal to all racegoers, owners, Racehorse Owners' Association and National Trainers' Federation members, jockeys, stable staff and anyone who derives their living from racing - or anyone who cares about the future of racing and its horses - to write a short letter to the prime minister at 10 Downing St, London SW1A 2AA and to your local member of parliament at The House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA to say, 'Hands off the Tote.
The choir traveled to Great Britain, where they performed for Prime Minister Gordon Brown at 10 Downing St.
Liverpool Riverside MP Louise Ellman received a reply from PM Gordon Brown saying the dispute over Whimbrel's sale price with the Egyptian Navy is being given attention, after campaigner John Livingston's visit to No 10 Downing St.