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Chelsea pensioners on need for room upgrade

Its been the home to the 'Men in Scarlet' for more than 300 years, but the Grade One listed Royal Hospital Chelsea is beginning to show its age.

Many of the rooms that house the famous Chelsea pensioners in the building, designed by Sir Christopher Wren, are in desperate need of an overhaul.

Tim Muffett, BBC Breakfast, visited the Royal Hospital Chelsea to find out where the problems lie.

  • 23 Aug 2010
  • From the section UK