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British Man Invents Biscuit Dunking Device

There has been an unusually large amount of biscuit and tea inventions of late. Well, two to be exact (that we know of), but that’s a lot in a matter of weeks. It’s all about supply and demand.

Brit Binge Watching: Five David Tennant Performances Available Online

Gracepoint, the American remake of BBC America’s Broadchurch, has finally made its way to the states, premiering on FOX (October 2). We get to see David Tennant tackle the same character (the lead detective investigating the ...

Michael Sheen’s Paddington Statue Unveiled, First of 50 Contributions to Paddington Trail

VisitLondon is teaming up with British celebrities like Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex), Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who), and Emma Watson (The Perks of Being a Wallflower), in an attempt to raise funds for ...

‘Sherlock’s Mark Gatiss Paints Portrait of ‘Doctor Who’s David Tennant

It feels like David Tennant Day with his new show Gracepoint having just premiered yesterday on Thursday (October 2).

Hugh Grant “Very Much Unwanted” for ‘Four Weddings’ Role

At this point, most of us have seen Four Weddings and a Funeral a number of times, with the film hitting theaters twenty years ago in 1994.

10 British Things About Fresno, CA

Located in the San Joaquin Valley, directly in the heart of California, the city of Fresno has little, if any, historic British ties. Fresno’s incredibly fertile valleys and agricultural opportunity appealed mostly to ...

PHOTOS: Selection of Mugs with Biscuit Pocket

Now that we know how much milk goes in our tea, thanks to this handy color-coded mug, we can move onto other advancements in tea drinking.

WATCH: British-Designed Cuppa Determines a Classic British Brew

If you like milk in your coffee or tea, but can’t quite figure out the proportions, this British-designed gadgety mug will come in handy.

Snapshot: Karen Gillan Being Her Amazing Self on Twitter

Doctor Who‘s Karen Gillan has graduated from companion status, and is now starring in her own show Selfie, premiering tonight (September 30) on ABC. Gillan seems to be enjoying life and work, telling us about it one tweet at a ...

‘Downton Abbey’s Elizabeth McGovern to Tour U.S. with British Band

American actress Elizabeth McGovern is taking a brief hiatus from England, but its no holiday.