It was quite a snaptastic year in Anglophenia-land, British celebs mastered the selfie, the Royals had some fun with photobombing, and we did some armchair traveling, exploring parts of the U.K. through photos. Here’s a snapshot of some great moments, with accompanying stories, from the past 12 months:
January: Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen kicked off the year in their football gear.
February: We finally found out what Marmite tastes like.
March: A Queen’s Guard cracked a smile.
April: Benedict Cumberbatch was named one of Time’s 100 most influential people.
May: We took a peek at 10 of the most epic libraries in the U.K.
June: The Queen made a visit to the Game of Thrones set in Ireland.
July: Prince George celebrated his first birthday.
August: Downton Abbey had a photo hiccup.
September: Stars Aligned for Emma Watson’s #HeForShe Campaign.
October: Siobhan Thompson walked us through cultural differences.
November: We swung by 10 must-try cake shops in London.
December: Sam Heughan won the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament.
This is just a snippet of coverage; you can go back through Anglophenia’s archives here.
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