Christmas

WATCH: Patrick Stewart Cringes His Way Through Christmas Home Video

X-Men‘s Patrick Stewart is a trooper, putting on a singing and dancing hat for his wife Sunny Ozell to film him wearing. We can’t confirm this, but from his facial expressions, it’s as if he’s thinking, …

10 Hybrid Images of Festive London

Merry Christmas from everyone at Anglophenia! Here, to set your festive morning off with a blast from the past, are 10 images created by the photographer Peter Macdiarmid, after scouring London for the locations of various Christmassy …

WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’s Jenna Coleman Dishes on Her Ideal Christmas Meal

Doctor Who‘s Jenna Coleman deems herself a “traditionalist” when it comes to sitting down for Christmas dinner. Coleman can’t go without turkey and all the trimmings, but there’s one American dish …

WATCH: Hiddleston Sings Out a Christmas Wish

Tom Hiddleston teams up with Nashville singer Rodney Crowell—and Hiddelston’s bestie Mono the wonder dog—to send out a Christmas wish.

Snapshot: 21 Photos of U.K. Christmas Lights

The Brits really know how to do Christmas, lighting up the streets with bulbs and fireworks, getting out the decorations and displaying Christmas wishes. Check out this snapshot of 21 photos of Christmas done right, seen throughout the …

John Lewis Department Store Receives Unexpected Letter

The John Lewis department store in Cambridge, England, received a handwritten letter of apology from a 5-year-old shopper, named Faith, who mistakenly broke a bauble, reports BBC News. A bauble, as you may know, is a round, glass …

Surprising-ish English Christmas Pairings

Britons are getting creative in their holiday celebrations and it’s all in the name of Christmas. We think. With the holiday madness, maybe it makes sense to double up on some efforts.

Royal Roundup: The Queen Dons Blingy Eyeware for Christmas Message

Dark wrap-around shades are a cool look for the Queen. But they’re not a new palace fashion choice, they’re just the sporty 3D glasses the Queen wore when she recorded her Christmas message earlier this month.

Charles Dickens – Thank You Very Much!

A Christmas Carol, wrote Paul Davis, author of The Lives & Times of Ebenezer Scrooge, “has been adapted, revised, condensed, retold, reoriginated and modernized more than any other work of English literature.”

The Brit List: 10 Things Americans Love About Living in Britain

Like many true Anglophiles, my eyes light up at just the thought of making a visit to the U.K. I adore being abroad; anything is possible.