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A Typical Halloween Experience for the British.

With Halloween around the corner we at British Essentials have decided to look further into this spooky annual tradition, and pick apart the good, bad and the ugly...  So you are winding down after a long day and then hear...

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Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Cake

British Autumn comforts, Chocolate cake! Summer is over, you're eyeing up your winter coat, you're arguing whether you should turn the heating on and on top of that you may have caught a cold. Fear not, we have got a...

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Rules of Being British

Rules of Being British

We at British essentials have made a essential guide for tourists to get the most out of their visit as well as getting on with the local wildlife (I.E the brits) The Weather is never right Complaining about the weather...

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5 THINGS NOT TO SAY TO A BRITISH EXPAT

5 THINGS NOT TO SAY TO A BRITISH EXPAT

    Upping Sticks and moving abroad is a very exciting time in someone’s life as they prepare for a life as a “British Expat”. However don’t forget that people may feel apprehensive and vulnerable at this time in their...

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Olympics and its food

Olympics and its food

The Olympics has had a long standing with junk food in regards to its sponsorships. Fast food companies such as Coca-Cola and McDonald's are all official Olympics sponsors as well as sponsors of team GB. There is however a shift...

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Footballs Back!

Footballs Back!

Its back! The highs, the lows, Arsenal finishing 4th it’s all back for a new season! To celebrate the beautiful game returning to the domestic calendar we have made a list of foods more essential than having PSG to win...

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Victoria sponge

Victoria sponge

British Essentials guide to creating soft tasty Victoria sponge cake Ingredients 200g unsalted butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 200g caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 medium eggs 200g self-raising flour, plus extra for dusting about 6 tbsp raspberry...

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Well..What now?

Well..What now?

It’s a no from Britain. With the fallout of the EU Referendum happening as we speak, social media, news sites and TV are all asking the same question…’What now?’ Well in regards to Expats, there are suggestions that they may have to stop...

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Father's Day

Father's Day

Father's Day is Nearly upon us! Who here has forgot to get their dad a gift?...no? Just me? Oh dear What Do People Do? Father's Day is a time to make a special effort to show the father figures in...

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