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London Tea Room

Pinkies up, y’all. Cause it’s time for afternoon tea at London Tea Room! This past weekend, I experienced this tradition for the first time with a couple of close buddies. 340 more words

Photography

A Kingsman Review

The Kingsman: The Secret Service appeared in theaters February 13th, 2015. A good movie for those girlfriends who treated their men right on V-Day (Valentine’s Day).   305 more words

Media

Reading Log: Best of British

Great used-bookstore find. This little gem was published in 78 and samples some 30 or so British motorcycles from the post-war era through the early seventies. 253 more words

Books

Shit British people say to international students

This video done by GB Mag is just hilarious. Something to get used to as an international student in the UK is the way people speak. 76 more words

UK

THE HONORABLE LORD ASHBOURNE: CHANCELLOR OF IRELAND AND FATHER OF THE WOULD BE ASSASSIN OF MUSSOLINI (CAB CARD)

The London Stereoscopic Company produced this cabinet card portrait of the Honorable Lord Ashbourne. The title Lord Ashbourne was created in 1886 for Edward Gibson (1837-1913), the Lord Chancellor of Ireland. 153 more words

Political

Grouse in the Grampians - Courtesy of Oliver Tillard and the Scottish Sporting Gazette

Oliver Tillard gets his first experience of the moors on a wet walked-up day in Angus.

Nothing can quite convey the excitement of being able to accept an invitation to shoot grouse. 520 more words

Country Sports

History of the Shotgun and Shooting - Courtesy of The Field & Mark Murray-Flutter and Edward Impey

The history of the shotgun and shooting, from the reign of Henry VIII to 1800. How bird shooting went from its infancy to the eve of the sport we know today. 1,838 more words

Country Sports