Millennium Dome last show
Visitors to the Millennium Dome watch the 999th and final performance of the spectacular Millennium show in the Dome's Central Arena in Greenwich, London on the last day before it closes. *...Among the 27, 000 who attended the last day was Tony Blair's wife Cherie Blair and their three eldest children. With the doors due to shut for the last time at 6pm, the New Millennium Experience Company, which runs the London attraction, only allowed 27, 000 to come to Greenwich today, but with more than 60, 000 people attending the Dome's final weekend, the year-long visitor figure reached around the 6.5 million mark.
Motor Sport - Carroll Shelby - Bonneville Speedway Record Attempt - BMC Car Works, Berkshire
American racing driver Carroll Shelby fits into a specially built Austin Healey which he will drive in a record attempt on Bonneville Salt Flats in September. He was at the British Motor Corporation sports car works at Abingdon, Berkshire, for 'fittings'. Shelby, along with co-drivers TH Wisdom and Ed Leavens, will attempt an endurance trial to achieve more than two miles a minute for twelve consecutive hours
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Buildings and Landmarks - No. 10 Downing Street Refurbishment - London
The door of No. 10 Downing Street, the Prime Minister's London residence, undergoing reconstruction. The reconstruction of No. 10 and its immediate neighbour No. 11 Downing Street has reached a stage where it is possible to see the extensive amount of repair and renewal which has been required, and it is now possible to view the way in which rooms of architectural interest will be preserved.