It's definitely getting cooler across Britain in November but it's never so cold we can't get out and about. The dark evenings are appreciated with pyrotechnics and light displays this month and there is a major celebration connecting England and America. River of Light River of Light 2019 is Liverpool's nine-day festival of light, colour and spectacle. It is bringing … [Read more...] about What’s On Around Britain in November 2019 – Liverpool, Lumiere Durham, Bonfire Night, Mayflower 400, St Andrew’s Day, Winter Wonderland and Much More!
Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi is this year’s guest director of the Brighton Festival. The Burmese human rights advocate has asked the festival organisers to "use your liberty to promote ours." Brighton, on the England’s south coast, considers itself to be the U.K.’s most liberal city and the place to host a festival celebrating freedom of expression, liberty and … [Read more...] about Brighton Festival: A festival for liberty and justice
Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging is a delightful gem of a movie from the same director that brought us Bend it Like Beckham. This movie started off annoying. The main character, Georgia has the neuroses of a middle aged women, despite being 14 years old. She was driving me a bit batty with her constant complaining. But somewhere along the way, I was sucked in and started to … [Read more...] about Anglophile Movie Review: Angus, Thongs & Perfect Snogging
I came across this video a few years ago while exploring UKNova. It's a time lapse journey from London, England to the seaside down of Brighton (a journey that really takes an hour or so). It was made quite some time ago, but it's still an amazing video. I particularly like the prehistoric electronic music. It's amazing to see a long journey in such a short period of … [Read more...] about London To Brighton in 3 1/2 Minutes and New Version to Glasgow