Tag archive for ‘United Kingdom’
By webmaster On Monday, April 3rd, 2017

Former Tory leader launches threat of war against Spain over Gibraltar

The EU guidelines for negotiating Brexit, tabled on Friday by Donald Tusk, contained a phrase that has given rise to a stir in the UK: “After the UK leaves the Union, no agreement between the EU and the UK More...

By webmaster On Tuesday, March 28th, 2017

Le Brexit: How the EU referendum is dividing languages, not just nations

It is not just the continuing negotiations of Brexit that are causing international conflict and confusion, it’s the word itself. In the UK, many politicians have mistakenly referred to the decision to leave the More...

By webmaster On Monday, March 13th, 2017

Scotland, to hold a second referendum on independence or Brexit

Scotland’s Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced on Monday that she will seek legal authorization from the Edinburgh Parliament to hold a second referendum on independence in this British region. In More...

By webmaster On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017

E-Cigarettes in Our World: Keeping Up With the Latest Regulations and Laws

Is it okay to smoke your e-cig? The answer depends on where you are in the world. In places like America, where there is a division between federal and state laws, it can get confusing. As laws and regulations continue More...

By webmaster On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

England: 5 strange things you never knew

Let’s assume that you passed Geography at school and know that the UK is not the same as England, right? Not everyone is clear about what is and what isn’t! But surely there are many historical facts or details More...

By Newsroom On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

Looking for safety and a better life in Calais’ jungle

Yacine, a 22-year old asylum seeker from Sudan washes tea cups in a makeshift shelter in the “jungle” in Calais before his departure to an accommodation centre for asylum seekers the next morning. His More...

British clothing
By webmaster On Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Three Good Reasons to Buy Clothing Made in England

When shopping for clothing we usually tend to think in terms of budget. However, did you ever stop to think about where that clothing was made and how it affects you on a personal level? Actually, there is a growing More...