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Channel migrant crossings: who is coming and why?

The Christmas Channel crossings show how cruelly Britain treats refugees

UK axes support for Mediterranean migrant rescue operation | Politics | The Guardian

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View of a Border Force patrol boat in Dover Marina, Kent, following seven suspected

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The Real Story Behind Britain's Rock 'N' Roll Pirates

The sinking of the Lusitania: how the British won American hearts and minds

Empire Windrush ship that brought the first West Indies immigrants to Britain in the 1950s


Boats gather in Whitstable to protest a Brexit transition deal that would see Britain continue to

“Launching of the White Haven Raid” by Col. Charles Waterhouse, (Photo from the National Museum of the Marine Corps)

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And some Brits didn't like that many foreigners were moving to Britain after the EU was formed

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed | World news | The Guardian

29 things you (probably) didn't know about the British Museum – The British Museum Blog

16th-century propaganda print depicting Huguenot aggression against Catholics at sea

Sajid Javid: Channel migrant crossings 'a major incident' | UK news | The Guardian

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History of the British canal system

1st May 1975: Three documents, for and against, published for the referendum on

Image caption BBC reporter Simon Jones tweeted a picture of this boat after one rescue near Dover

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Evacuations of civilians in Britain during World War II


Viking boats littered with dozens of men carrying flaming torches A new genetic map of Britain ...

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UK and France to step up patrols as boat with 12 Iranians lands in Kent | UK news | The Guardian



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From top left: Reading's historic Market Place with Town Hall and St Laurence's Church,

Refugees welcome? How UK and Germany compare on migration | World news | The Guardian

Project Habbakuk: Britain's secret attempt to build an ice warship

The hunger strikes in Berlin. A delicatessen shop in Invalidenstrasse in Berlin is being plundered

A rise in disabled pupils being 'segregated' from mainstream education and a 'persistent

Cocaine, tug boats and tip offs: the inside story of the largest drug bust in UK history

A Border Force patrol boat

History Spotlight: British Home Children

Reality Check: Brexit withdrawal agreement - what it all means - BBC News

The British Museum's 'Looting' Problem

In Britain, Austerity Is Changing EverythingIn Britain, Austerity Is Changing Everything

BBC pamphlet, Going To Britain?

Brexit is not the will of the British people – it never has been

Edward the Confessor, the penultimate Anglo-Saxon king of England, depicted here in

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Vietnamese boat people

The relieved and joyous Vietnamese Boat People arriving at Dublin Airport in 1979. Photograph:

Brexit Britain: Small, boring and stupid

... each with its own trade, immigration, and economic policies. Trying to navigate these rules was very inefficient. The European Union essentially started ...

The Red Cross says a lack of government aid for asylum seekers and a sudden cut

Battle of Britain

The battleship USS California (centre) following the attack at Pearl Harbor, 7 December

Britain's vote is a big deal. But it could be the start of something bigger, too. This might be the first of many political expressions of discontent among ...

Vietnamese boat people, 1978 The ...

As my colleague Zack Beauchamp writes, "The British labor market was relatively easy to break into, and lots of people across Europe speak English, ...

Orient Steam Navigation Company liner SS Orontes in Tilbury Docks circa 1957 shortly before sailing for Sydney carrying (mainly) migrants on the assisted ...

Refugees on a rubber dinghy await rescue at dawn in the central Mediterranean

Britain was utterly wretched in 1975. No wonder Europe seemed a better bet | The Spectator

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The remarkable Codex Amiatinus, a "brute of a book", and part of

British and French troops waiting on the dunes at Dunkirk to be picked up by the

A general view of Morton Hall Immigration Removal Centre, near, Swinderby, Lincolnshire.

The best hotels in the UK to stay in this year


Getting started in rowing couldn't be easier!

And by a slim margin, the British voted to leave the European Union.

For example, if you wanted to make a car in France and ship it to Britain, you would have to pay a tariff to Britain to do so.


The Rosetta Stone on display in Room 4.

Why does the European Union exist, anyway?

Shetland Islands: Scenery, Sheep and Knitters Galore on Britain's Northern TipShetland Islands: Scenery, Sheep and Knitters Galore on Britain's Northern Tip

The remains of a Viking longship found at Gokstad in South Norway, c1920. (

'The probability is tiny but the consequences are truly terrible'

General view of French coast from Dover, Kent

Roman Roads · The Roman Invasion of Britain ...

Johnny Depp interview 2018: A world exclusive discussion with the actor | British GQ

The British Library's collection includes books, journals, manuscripts, maps, stamps, music, patents, photographs, newspapers and sound.

In a survey conducted last year, 45 percent of Brits identified "immigration/race relations" as a top issue facing the country.

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And this wouldn't be just about cars — pharmaceutical products, technology, food, or anything else Britain produces could lose its easy entry into other ...

King George III and Lord North British leaders