Category Archives: Featured

Left Hander’s Day: 6 Southpaw British Rock Stars

It’s Left Hander’s Day, a chance for the 10% (or thereabouts) of people who leave inky smudges across the page and find tin-openers and scissors to be counter-intuitive and frustrating to celebrate the internal wiring of ...

Snapshot: 15 Photos of British Tattoos

Tattoos have been a form of creative expression in Great Britain going back to as early as 1862 when the Prince of Wales, later King Edward VII (Queen Victoria‘s son), started a fad with his first tattoo being a Jerusalem cross. ...

British Teen Creates Time-Lapse Video Spanning Seven Years

Hugo Cornellier was a very ambitious tween, coming up with the concept to take a photo of himself every day, beginning at the age of 12, with the intent to create a time-lapse video, reports Express U.K.

5 Little-Known Duran Duran Songs Worth Spinning

Yesterday was Duran Duran appreciation day, and to mark it properly, the band took a picture of themselves hard at work on their new album with producers Mark Ronson and their old friend (and guitar demon) Nile Rodgers.

Exclusive Clip: Acorn TV to Air Final Three Episodes of ‘Poirot’

The detective series Poirot, starring David Suchet as Agatha Christie‘s Belgian sleuth, comes to an end after a 25-year run with the first of the final three episodes airing tonight (August 11) on Acorn TV.

WATCH: 5 Vintage British Authors Speak!

As it was Book Lovers Day on August 9 and because it’s always exciting to unearth an unimaginable clip on YouTube, here’s a selection in which the voices of venerable writers, taken from the some of the earliest days of ...

Now You Can Own A Sherlock Holmes Tweed Deerstalker

While thousands of people have spent this morning queuing for tickets to see Benedict Cumberbatch play Hamlet at London’s Barbican theater next year, news has emerged of a Sherlock-related purchase that may prove to be equally ...

Brit Binge Watching: Five Time-Honored Comedies Available to View Online

Brit Binge runs the gamut with suggestions on British programming, we can view online, like detective series, science fiction programs, and nature documentaries. On the flip side, we may highlight popular TV programs in the U.S.

10 British Things About Cheyenne, WY

When Wyoming comes up in conversation people may think of “The Wild, Wild West” or cowboys, which do exist current day, but Cheyenne, its capital, has a number of British things going on. The British influence is ...

Photos of Great Britain's Trusty Lighthouses

While the lighthouse may not be in full force like it was back in the day due to new technology, it is still a tall and strong structure holding down the fort in the U.K.