British Identity

Why I Loathe Gove's 'British Values'

Minesh Parekh | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Minesh Parekh

Education secretary Michael Gove recently declared that all 20,000 primary and secondary schools in the UK, stating that this government 'will put the promotion of British values at the heart of what every school has to deliver for children'. But this raises several questions, most importantly: what actually are "British" values?

Cop Out? Banksy 'Captures British Identity' Best

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 07.07.2012 | Home

A poll to determine the single artwork that best encapsulates British identity has rated Banksy's image of kissing policemen number one. The result...

Think Tank Says 1948 Olympians Should Be Honoured: What's Changed Since The 'Austerity Games'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2012 | UK

Olympians from the 1948 games who missed out on recognition should now be honoured, a new think-tank has said. As London prepares to play host to t...