Britons

How a Jake Thackray Song Helped Me to Understand the Importance Of Preserving the Cornish Language

Lenny George | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lenny George

When someone from England says to me "why are you studying Cornish? It's a 'dead' language", I can reply that if they consider themselves to be a Briton then in fact I'm learning and helping to preserve the language of their ancestors too.

As Life Expectancy Increases and Our Ideal Retirement Is Harder to Pay for, Will Britons Ever Retire?

Christine Foyster | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Christine Foyster

Of those who are currently retired in Britain, nearly two-fifths admitted that they had not properly prepared for the retirement they planned. Whilst some Britons are starting to realise the state of their finances before they retire, most are still only realising after they give up work.

'Drug Mule' Brits Remanded In Custody In Peru

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

Two women arrested on suspicion of trying to smuggle cocaine worth £1.5 million out of Peru have been refused bail and could spend up to three years ...

Six Million Britons To Make Bank Holiday Getaway

PA | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK

More than six million Britons are set to make overnight-stay trips at home and abroad over the bank holiday weekend. With forecasters predicting ho...

Foreign Office Investigate Claims Three Britons Shot Dead On Costa Del Sol

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK

Three members of a British family have been found dead in a Spanish apartment. A man, a woman and a young woman, believed to be their daughter, wer...

New Zealand Mine Explosion Company 'Ignored 21 Warnings'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK

A gas explosion that ripped through a New Zealand coal mine killing 29 people, including two Britons, could have been prevented, an investigation has ...

'There's Five Feet Of Water In Lower Manhattan'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

British nationals caught up in one of the worst storms to hit the East Coast of the US for a generation have spoken of the chaos across the Atlantic. ...

The Olympics are Coming. But How Do They Affect the Holiday Plans of Britons?

Diane Bouzebiba | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK
Diane Bouzebiba

The London Olympics will see a huge influx of tourists into the nation's capital, and both businesses and the public will be looking to make the most of the Games.

Brits 'In Denial' about Their Drinking Habits - Does That Include You?

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Despite having one of the highest rates of alcohol consumption in the world, Brits are the least inclined to cut down their intake, new research revea...