Category: UK

A woman in Norwich, UK, was recently banned from singing and…

A woman in Norwich, UK, was recently banned from singing and playing loud music in her apartment, after neighbors complained that her screeching sounded like “a drowning cat”.

The UK police uses incidents screens to block the view of…

The UK police uses incidents screens to block the view of traffic accidents on the highway in an attempt to reduce rubbernecking delays.

The UK police uses incidents screens to block the view of…

The UK police uses incidents screens to block the view of traffic accidents on the highway in an attempt to reduce rubbernecking delays.

Fish and chips is historically so important to the UK that in…

Fish and chips is historically so important to the UK that in WWI, the British government made safeguarding supplies of them a priority and during WWII, Churchill refused to ration the dish.

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In 2014, scientists in UK created the fastest ever internet…

In 2014, scientists in UK created the fastest ever internet connection, clocking speeds of 1.4 terabits per second – enough to download 44 HD movies a second.

A nightclub in the UK gave out free lollipops to reduce late…

A nightclub in the UK gave out free lollipops to reduce late night rowdiness in hopes that drunken clubbers wouldn’t be able to shout or cause a disturbance while sucking on them. It worked.

In 1965, a homesick Welshman living in Australia, was too broke…

In 1965, a homesick Welshman living in Australia, was too broke to get home. So he decided to mail himself in a crate back to the UK, only to find himself in Los Angeles by accident.

SuperDry is actually a UK-based company that writes Japanese…

SuperDry is actually a UK-based company that writes Japanese text on its clothing to emulate the practice of Japanese clothing companies that write meaningless English words on their clothes to attract appeal.