I come from Britain, and to be being British is very special. We have a lot of quirks and cultural oddities that make us stand out from the crowd. I love all other cultures but me personally I love being British and here are some of the advantages and disadvantages of life in the UK and being British.

What I like about being British:

  • Scones and Cream teas (mmmmm)

    Red London Bus
  • Mini cars
  • The Royal Family
  • London Buses
  • The tube system (what a smart idea)
  • Fish and Chips
  • Harry Potter
  • Monty Python
  • 2012 Olympics and Paralympics
  • The National Health Service (NHS)
  • The Climate is okay it is not too hot and not too cold it is just right
  • Hearty old fashioned pubs
  • Sunday Roast
  • Lee Evans
  • Russell Howard
  • The Beatles
  • The Rolling Stones
  • Our accent – it always seems to make people from other countries so happy. I think it just sounds so proper
  • London
  • James Bond 007

  • The amazing and beautiful countryside
  • Castles
  • Jamie Oliver
  • Our armed forces
  • The National Trust
  • Windsor Royal Tattoo
  • Royal Horse Show
  • Benefit system
  • Tower of London
  • Old red telephone boxes


What I don’t like about being British:

  • The Government – its really badly set up
  • The education system
  • Tea
  • London cabs

  • Miranda
  • Britain’s got talent
  • Coronation Street
  • Eastenders
  • The Only Way is Essex
  • Other reality shows