Happy 4th July to all the American readers across the pond! Newcastle Beer has come out with some risky but hilarious adverts just to celebrate, enjoy Stephen Merchant & Zachary Quinto below! Imagine how great America would have been if Great Britain won the Revolutionary War. And imagine how much beer Newcastle would’ve sold. Best […]

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Hello all, we are coming ever closer to the very important question which will decide the future of our 300 year old union, the United Kingdom. In September Scotland will vote in a referendum as to whether it will continue to be part of the union or go it solo.At a debate held yesterday by […]


Trooping the Colour is a ceremony performed by regiments of the British and Commonwealth armies. It has been a tradition of British infantry regiments since the 17th Century, although the roots go back much earlier. On battlefields, a regiment’s colours or flags were used as a rallying point. Consequently, regiments would have their ensigns slowly […]


Today the Scottish Government released its 670 page White paper, Alex Salmond’s blueprint for the break-up of Britain. In the first instance the Scottish First Minister paints a bold image of what an independent Scotland might be like, firstly promising voters they would be £600 better off in an independent Scotland in which the tax system […]

I have steered away from this topic on this blog because I am myself torn as to a resolution to this issue and how my country should react. As many of you know gas attacks took place in Syria last week killing just over a 1000 people, the issue is we don’t know who did […]

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The State Opening of Parliament has been a tradition which dates back as far as the 16th Century, today the Queen unveiled 20 Bills which the coalition hopes to pass into law in the next year. Prince Charles attended for the first time in 17 years with his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall. It comes as the […]

The superhero follow to up to The Avengers, Iron Man 3 opened with $195.3m (£125.6m) at the global box office this weekend, placing the film on course to surpass the $1.5m haul secured by last year’s Avengers which was the highest-grossing movie. This total all the more impressive because the $200 million Marvel Studios movie […]