We should be proud of our devotion to all things tea, and the many customs and traditions that we’ve built around it from high tea to afternoon tea, from tea gardens for our tea breaks and tea cakes. This week, it topped a poll of the 50 things that make us proud to be british while the sporting heroes of team gb took silver famous figures in the list include the queen and sir david attenborough but researchers from heinz beanz found just 87% are proud of blighty – so hopefully this list will flag up the positives for the other 13. Can the british be proud of their empire britain had the largest empire in the world, by 1900 they were ruling an estimated 25% of the globe, but just because britain had the most power, it doesn’t mean that they used it for the best.
It's ok, you can admit it you're allowed to be proud news 48 reasons it's great to be british (yes, really) it's ok, you can admit it you're allowed to be proud. 48 reasons it's great to be british (yes, really) it's ok, you can admit it you're allowed to be proud.
Three-quarters said our olympic success made them even more proud to be british and 79 per cent believe other countries are jealous of us heinz said: “the survey has uncovered so many brilliant things about being british” 50 things that make us proud to be british 1 the nhs — 66 percent 2 team gb — 53 percent 3 proper pubs — 52 percent 4. But more broadly, by that logic you can be proud of slavery, i mean that was much more a part of human society than colonialism ps it's important to stress that british colonialism went deep into the 20th century, the mau mau rebellion was in the fucking 50s for fuck sake. I'm also proud of the american space program despite the fact that it began mostly as geopolitical rivalry -- it has achieved enormous benefits for mankind but the record on the british empire is a good deal more equivocal than the search for a polio vaccine or the invention of weather satellites. Being very proud to be british, after all, has never been very british much more in keeping with the national character is the polite, diffident murmur of somewhat, with its ironic and modest deferral of judgment.
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Great british tick-off from the queen to team gb, we reveal the 50 things that make us all proud to be british nhs, team gb and pubs top list in recent survey. I feel most proud of the victorian british empire and its ideals of the rule of british common law and the principle of liberty and freedom of speech i think of the united states as a daughter, which (certainly for the first century, perhaps for much longer) still looked to the 'old country. Should we be proud or ashamed of the british empire it was very good for us, but terrible for the some parts of the world we benefited but for lots of people were in a country that was now not theres, so we should be proud of our country for being a small island that became a hub for the world, but ashamed of how we treated people.
Proud to be british: 40 reasons why we can pat ourselves on the back but do you agree 40 reasons why we can pat ourselves on the back but do you agree mirrorpix share proud to be.
The nhs, team gb and pubs top a list of 50 things which make us proud to be british we also love the queen, our armed forces, roast dinners and proper cups of tea. Posing in front of one of his pictures in salford, here's the much-loved british painter ls lowry our small island has produced some fine artists to be proud of, to name just a few who have.