At a time where it is unpopular to bang the ‘Proud to be
British’ drum, it mustn’t be forgotten what a wonderfully weird and brilliant
little island Britain can be.
In terms of TV, some of Britain’s television exports have
seen global success and are often used by people around the world to learn the
However, this leads to some thinking that Britain really is
like Downton Abbey, or that we spend our summers baking Roulades in a tent. Alas,
this is not the case.
And whilst there is nothing wrong with the Bake Off, Downton
Abbey, Doctor Who or Fawlty Towers, there are some great shows out there that
really represent the eccentricities, quirks and idiosyncrasies of Britain.
Shows that really dig deep into our funny little ways. With the British sense
of humour at the centre of most things we do (Brexit aside) expect some
So, if you are planning on visiting Britain and want to know
what you’re in for then look no further…