Archive

June 2015

What Simon Cowell Never Told You About Britains Got Talent Auditions

When you turn to ITV to watch Britains Got Talent, you need to remember that you do not see all that happens behind the scenes on the show. The show is a flurry of Union Jack flags, Union Jack bunting, talent, judges and celebrities. You will never have a chance to see all that happens, but you need to know what you are missing during the audition. The Auditions The auditions that happen on the shows happen in the hundreds. You will notice that the auditions do not happen in... Read More

Why Six Nations Rugby Championship Will Change Your Life

Whether you are a member of the Royal family, a celebrity or a commoner, the glamour, passion and fun of the Six Nations Rugby Championship will change the way you choose to spend your Winter weekends.  This historic championship is one of the top European sporting events and features the best players from English, Welsh, Irish, Scottish, French and Italian teams meeting each other over the course of a few Winter weeks. National Pride Rugby is one of the biggest sports in these countries and brings out the national pride of... Read More

Dress as Britain’s Superhero Union Jack This Halloween

Joey Chapman was the son of a shipbuilder when he was thrust into taking over for the original Union Jack. He donned the Union Jack superhero costume and helped Captain America defeat Baron Blood. From then on, he achieved the vaunted status of Britain’s super hero in the Union Jack comics. Wear the Union Jack Superhero Costume this Halloween With Halloween around the corner, a Union Jack superhero costume could be the talk of your costume party. The costume, with a bold UK flag emblazoned across the front, is not... Read More

Top Things to do in Yorkshire on a Wet Bank Holiday Weekend

Rich with history, Yorkshire is a superior holiday destination with an ample array of tourist attractions. What follows is a smattering of activities and places to visit in Yorkshire, perfect for individuals and families. Scarborough • Castle lovers will want to explore Scarborough Castle. This historical nugget is over 3,000 years old and sits on a rocky promontory, facing out upon the North Sea. • Grand entertainment can be found at the fantastic Open Air Theatre, the largest of its kind in Europe, featuring UK sensations and famous bands from around... Read More

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Tour de France Comes To the UK in July

The three British stages of the Tour de France 2014 take place on July 5th, 6th and 7th of 2014. The United Kingdom stages are considered to be part of the UK Sport’s Event Series. The point of these stages and the London Olympics of 2013 is that they will hopefully bring in about 70 world-class events by 2019 to this kingdom. According to Liz Nicholl, the CEO of UK Sport, this bicycling race is one of the most famous events on the sporting calendar, and these stages for this... Read More

Step inside Union Jack Wear

Union Jack Wear is a rapidly growing online enterprise that designs and sells specialty Union Jack products including custom-made clothing and other patriotic themed items all designed in order to help you celebrate Britishness. Over eight years, Keighley entrepreneur Graham Johnson has expanded his business from a small hobby into Britain’s Favourite Union Jack Store. Union Jack Wear was born one day when a cousin of Johnson’s in America asked him to send over some Union Jack products. Dealing in patriotic items then became a recreational pastime for Johnson; he... Read More

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Learning to be British

Making people think you’re British has never been easier. It’s a rather interesting notion that people from England are considered the most gentle of the English-speaking nations, which the whole world is slowly becoming. In order to make those around you believe you’re a Brit, there are several things you have to do: make careful word choices, try to emulate the accent, make your thoughts open, and then act appropriately from what you learned. Talk Proper It is important to remember to make careful word choices when you want to... Read More

Bags Bags Bags

There has never been a better time to purchase a Union Jack bag from any of the leading retailers like Union Jack Wear or the exclusive Pauls Boutique in London. Wear your British colours proudly once you choose the right bag for you! Clutch bags will offer you a great and convenient way to transport your small items. Great for when you don’t have much to carry, this handbag is a great accessory for a woman on the go. Make getting to the office with all your work necessities a... Read More

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Places to Visit in England – Travel Guide

Whether or not you are planning to visit Great Britain soon, the DK Eyewitness Travel Guide is a great book to read for discovering new places to visit in England. This fantastic travel companion is not just a guide; this book is indeed your indispensable guide to many destinations in Great Britain, including Wales, Scotland, and England. This guide is going to help you in planning your travel, finding best accommodation, and selecting the suitable mode of transportation based upon the city you travel to. The book also includes useful... Read More

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Best Tablets for Kids

Tesco Hudl For the low-cost of £60.00 with clubcard vouchers, it could be yours and without the clubcard vouchers this it will cost £119. It comes with a 7 inch high quality LCD panel with 1140×900 screen resolution that has 242 ppi. The Hudl is available in multiple colour options of black, blue, red and purple. It makes a great gift for children because of its durable construction and with its soft to the touch plastic casing. When purchased it initially has 16 GB but can easily hold up to... Read More