10 things you might not know about Blenheim Palace – the ‘real Downton Abbey’
Steeped in history, Blenheim Palace is today one of the most popular tourist attractions in the UK. Built in the early 18th century, the palace was the birth place of Winston Churchill and served as a convalescence hospital during the First World War. Tonight, Donald Trump will attend a black-tie dinner at the palace as part of his first official visit to the UK as US president. But how much do you know about the heritage site, considered by many to be the real 'Downton Abbey'?