When it comes to prestige, the British education system works on a fairly simple hierarchy. There’s no Ivy League, no jostling for position.
Prone to hyperbole we may be, but this trailer is entirely delightful and should definitely be experienced at your earliest convenience.
In all the BAFTA hoo-hah over the weekend this rather sad story got a little lost, but it’s worth a moment’s attention.
Life is never boring if you’re the head of a country. There are international treaties to oversee, bitter arguments to overcome, threats from rivals and countries to conquer, and sometimes your personal life can’t help but …
Actually, it would perhaps be more fitting if I said YES, yes they are, and then go on to claim that the Brits are better at anything that involves saying things you don’t literally mean. I could then claim that this is why …
On Saturday night, BBC TV ran an all-star gala event from London’s National Theatre, to help celebrate 50 years of wonderful productions.
Time to break out the rat-infested crackers and toss a Waldorf salad, for Prunella Scales – Sybil Fawlty herself – celebrates her 80th birthday today.
What's trending on Twitter in the UK today? Soccer star Kolo Touré is under suspension after failing a drug test, and playwright Alan Bennett delivers spirited remarks in support of Britain's libraries.