Sir Christopher Wren's original design for the Royal Hospital Chelsea was for it to house 412 veterans and their officers around Figure Court (now the centre quadrangle).

Whilst the buildings were in construction it was realised that the space would be insufficient and Wren added two further quadrangles to his design - now called Light Horse and College Court.

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Chelsea Pensioner completes 100th parachute jump for charity

Chelsea Pensioner Mike Smith has taken to the skies for his first jump in 23 years.

Global Champions Tour at the Royal Hospital Chelsea

World-renowned show jumping event, the Longines Global Champions Tour has taken place for the first time at the Royal Hospital Chelsea earlier this month.

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