US White House
Sir Bob Russell: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport whether the Government plans to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the burning of the White House, Washington DC, US by the British army on 24 August 1814; and if she will make a statement. 
Mr Vaizey: The Government has no plans to commemorate this.
Heh. [*ahem* -
Ermm, as a tribute to James Hoban…
Topic: Government, Politics, Society and Culture
Region: Global, Ireland, Northern Ireland, UK
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