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America’s British population has taken to the web to voice its displeasure at news that U.S. candy giant Hershey has successfully blocked our much loved U.K.-produced chocolate from being exported to the land of the free.Read Now
In the middle of his road trip across America, British filmmaker James Coulson decided he’d seen enough—and applied for U.S. …Read Now
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Monthly Archives: April 2014
You don’t have to be a history buff to be thrilled at this news: British Pathé has posted 80,000–yes, that’s 80,000–of its old films on its YouTube channel.
We are living in a selfie-soaked culture: Britain’s Oxford University Press announced “selfie” as the 2013 word of the year. TIME recently featured an auction where the winner would win a selfie with Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian …
British actor Bob Hoskins, 71, died of pneumonia on April 29 at a London hospital, his family said in a statement released to media.
Bob Hoskins—one of Britain’s finest and most respected character actors (and sometimes unexpected leading man)—died yesterday (April 29) at age 71 after a bout with pneumonia, BBC NEWS reports.
Sir Patrick Stewart is about to embark on his longest prolonged period on TV since his final journeys as Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Captain Jean-Luc Picard in the early ’90s. The veteran British actor has signed up …
After so much intense speculation as to who will be making an appearance in J.J. Abrams’ new Star Wars movie, when the actual cast list appeared yesterday it was almost a disappointment.
Last year’s 50th anniversary of Doctor Who was a wonderful event and a celebration of one of television’s most singular shows, a deserved survivor of decades of refining what TV is, what it can do, and what people want from …
Before we get to the film, I wanted to share the below photo with you from my personal album. I was in London as part of a grad school program and before getting my study on, I mooched around with my friend Joanna Mitchell for the day.
One of the best things about a new Doctor is the possibility of seeing them rubbing shoulders with not just the significant foes of his past, and seeing them through his new eyes, but the significant friends too. He’s his own man, …
The BBC Radio 4 show Woman’s Hour is being taken over this week with fresh ideas and input from some of the strongest female voices in British culture. The production team has thrown open the welcome mat to five women from their …