10 Downing Street


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10 Downing Street

The address of the residence of the prime minister of the United Kingdom, used by extension to refer to the prime minister or the current UK government. Primarily heard in UK. Swift condemnation of the attack has come from 10 Downing Street, the White House, and the Kremlin.
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Number 10 Downing Street could then become the official residence of the leader of the opposition and 11 Downing Street the residence of the shadow chancellor.
From left: William Hill's Lili Huang, Frankie Dettori, MP Philip Davies, the Racing Post's head of news Tony Smurthwaite and Sir Peter O'Sullevan hand over the petition at 10 Downing Street yesterday
The partnership announced today provides 10 Downing Street with full access to Brightcove's on-demand platform enabling digital communications professionals to publish video content for Number10.
We are honoured that Brightcove has been chosen as the online video platform for 10 Downing Street and to help support communication that is essential to having an active and engaged citizenry.
The house value of 10 Downing Street has soared by more than pounds 750,000 in the past decade and could now be worth pounds 2.
Chancellor Gordon Brown has been trying to get his foot in the door of 10 Downing Street for years.
30, 1938, Neville Chamberlain, the prime minister of Great Britain, stood before a cheering crowd in front of 10 Downing Street and said, ``My good friends, this is the second time in our history that there has come back from Germany to Downing Street peace with honor.
After months of speculation new Home Secretary Reid has confirmed to close colleagues he will prevent Chancellor Brown's automatic "coronation" to No 10 Downing Street.
Which former resident of No 10 Downing Street has died?
If the United Kingdom government wants the voluntary sector to play a greater role in delivering health and social services, it should be offering better contractual conditions than it has to date, the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organizations told Prime Minister Tony Blair in a conference convened at 10 Downing Street.
Not with all those Scottish MPs to vote it down, and with a Scottish Prime Minister about to move into 10 Downing Street.
He has sipped tea at 10 Downing Street and caught a steam train in Outer Mongolia.
Uttlesford District Council, which opposes the government's expansion proposal, is sending out 55,000 ballot papers over the next few days and will present the result to 10 Downing Street.
Quite recently, British Prime Minister Tony Blair met a former child migrant at 10 Downing Street and `apologized' for child migration.
Unions protest, staff and performers demonstrate outside 10 Downing Street, dancers investigate breaking away from ROH control to form an independent company.