I Am English And Proud Of It. - I was born in England(Lincolnshire). Both my parents are/were English(Oxford & Newcastle). All four grandparents were English(Maternal- Leeds & Norfolk, Paternal- Newcastle & Newcastle) Beyond that it becomes a bit murky, Scottish and Irish...
monkfish49 4 Responses 4 Nov 17, 2010
English Not British! - I really hate it when you get those equal ops forms and you have to tick White British. I was Born in England. I Live in England which is part of the British Isles yes, but I am English. I cannot be British because for that to be so, my Mother would have...
RobertaSunset 88 Responses 18 Aug 16, 2011
Home - I live in Hull, England and well every time i go away i love it but you can't beat the beauty of North Yorkshire. I love our culture and food, crumpets, Yorkshire puddings, full english breakfast and a cup of tea. Home!
Lauren1307 1 Response 1 Oct 19
Id Stand By My Future Wife No Matter What ,But Shed Rather Someone Else Deal With Me So She Doesnt Have To - Just over a year ago i met my future wife and kids and had also decided to move in with her which meant leaving my family and everything behind but shes worth it and still...
deleted 1 Oct 21
And Used To Be Proud.... - I still am proud to a degree but decreasingly so. Can any country be particularly proud of their accomplishments in this modern era? What country do you respect the most?
davidjonn 3 Responses 2 Nov 3
England Is Beautiful - I feel very lucky to live where I do. The people are mostly friendly, apart from my neighbours, which is a shame. But it's lovely and quiet, and not too far from places that have things to do there. But everywhere I've been in England has something good...
purplestreak 5 Responses 3 Aug 18
Exiled - I am from Kent but I live in Scotland. I moved here to be with someone that I loved who then abused and abandoned me. My family are all in Kent. I just want to go home
deleted 7 Responses 4 Oct 17
I Love Being English - i love being english yaaaaaaayyyyy
mamdo2 15 Responses 14 Sep 3, 2012
How To Spend Your Economic Stimulus Payment - Sometime this year, we taxpayers will again receive another 'Economic Stimulus' payment.. This is indeed a very exciting program, and I'll explain it by using a Q & A format: Q. What is an 'Economic Stimulus' payment ? A. It is money...
RobertaSunset 11 Responses 14 Feb 17, 2012
Going Out With My Dad As A Girl - on Halloween when i was 18 my Dad asked me if i would like to tend bar with him at the Men's Club Halloween Dance and i jumped at the chance. he said what was i going to wear and i said i was coming as a sexy girl, great he said. Mother said she...
closet36 7 Responses 10 May 10, 2012
You Can Take The Girl Out Of England But You Can't Take England Out Of The Girl. - I'm so proud to be British, but even prouder to be English. My family consists of English, Irish and even a bit of Welsh. I lived in a different country for most of my childhood years and many...
MysticEyes 12 Responses 6 Jan 2, 2012
Uk - born and bread in the north of england,uk rules ok !!
sandman11 2 Responses 4 Jul 14
Every reason here given for being proud of being English could be provided by citizens of every country for being proud of their's. Personally I go along with John Mortimer and say that long after the British Isles have sunk back into the primordial slime from whence they came...
norvic2 2 Responses 2 1 day ago
Yup - Yup, I'm English. I live in the North East of England, not far from Newcastle, have lived in the same area all of my life :p
JustAnotherGirl7 2 Responses 3 Aug 25
English From English Parents And Grand Parents. - I was born in St Giles,a council estate in north Lincoln, making me an 'uphiller'. Between the age of 18 and 23 I moved around a few estates before finally having enough and went 'walkabout'. I headed west then down to the...
hippnk 1 Response 3 Dec 23, 2012
Most Defintely - Most Definitely from the Anglo Saxon roots with a bit of Roman thrown in I would think.Going by the genesOne of the Original Englishman of the English "Bastard race."So many races have cohabited in England over the years it has to be a "bastard race"Therefore not...
alwaysawanderer 5 Responses 3 Nov 2
Only 1 Quarter - i am typically English because i was born in Worcester, but as ancestors go im actually one quarter english, one quarter welsh, one quarter scottish, and one quarter Irish. I like being from loads of different areas because it means that i can go somewhere else...
alzababy123 4 Jan 2
I love England.i live in America but I go to Brighton every summer:)
AriaX567 2 Responses 1 Nov 27
The Way My Brain Trolls Me ... - I went on a trip with my GCSE Geography class two weeks ago. We went to Seven Sisters first, to question people (not interrogate them, don't worry). Then we went to Hampstead, and all of a sudden I was talking properly - the Queen's English (I...
WolfieJay 2 Responses 1 Nov 28
5 Reasons For & Against Why Being English Is Bad - For: 1. People think we're posh: we are not posh. 2. English people sound American when they sing. 3. People think we complain a lot because we like the sound of our own accents. 4. Most English celebrities are not well...
emmalouisex 8 Responses 3 Oct 6
And Proud Of It! - Born in Edgware, North London - grew up there. Moved to Sheffield in mid-70's. Emigrated to Christchurch, New Zealand in 88. Back to London in 96. Wakefield then Chesterfield in 97. Emigrated to USA in 99. California. Arizona in 2002. North Carolina in...
DumbLondoner 6 Responses 3 Mar 9, 2012
Meeeeee Tooooooo! :) - Happy to live in East Anglia! :)
PaulUKPaul 2 Responses 0 Nov 11
I'm English And Looking For Luuuurrrrrrvvveeee! - I'm wanting to find and meet up with a woman for hotel passion. Please PM Me!
PaulUKPaul 2 Responses 0 Nov 19
I Am English - Dads roots are italian and scottish. Mums roots are Irish and greek. Born in England, Birmingham. Brummie and proud!
dannilou 1 Response 3 Nov 20
'Special' Steve - Pt1 - Approximately twenty miles south of the great city that is Sheffield lay the small town of Crapton. Yes you heard right, Crapton. Exactly how this town came about its dubious name is another story that I will tell you of another time. It has a population...
tak1 10 Responses 13 May 22, 2012
I Don'T Want To Move - I like it here in England. Even though the weather isn't great, it's home! I love being here it's so original and soothing. I really do not want to move.
ForeverIsOver 2 Responses 3 Mar 27
What The English Say... - A few well known everyday phrases in our delightful language. As you'll see... What we say, what we mean and what others understand... Are amusingly different. WHAT THE ENGLISH SAY. "I hear what you say" WHAT THEY MEAN "I disagree and do not want to...
Hdn15t 3 Oct 22
Origins - I am British first and a strong supporter of the union, Britain could not have become Great (although sadly no longer) without all its members. but I am also proud to be English. our ancestors the Angles, Saxons and Jutes invaded this island sometime in the 5th century...
IF64 1 Response 2 Nov 10
Yes I am english even though apparently we live in a broken Britain I am still proud to live here.
Markhampol 1 Response 2 4 days ago
Past It's Sell By Date - England is full of Eastern Europeans who have no historical link with the country. They are entitled to benefits. Shops are full of poor quality Chinese goods. Governments lack vision and the leaders second rate. Liberals have sacrificed values for...
wherenowtoday 9 Responses 2 Nov 26
My First Car Accident- Still Traumatized. - The Thursday night before Christmas my friend slept over, the next morning we left to drive for school (I can't drive, but she can). It was a little bit snowy, but it wasn't icy at all. We had a perfect plan that morning, we left at...
ellie42 3 Responses 2 Jan 7, 2012
So True. - Well I was born in England so I guess that makes me English, yes?
deleted 3 Responses 2 Oct 28
Be Careful. - fellow friend there lived a man in a small village in north London, wish the best for himself [not selfish] enjoys simple pleasures of life.things were ok with him,very friendly,love life,always like exploring himself especially during his leisure times,give aids...
gudpers222 3 Responses 1 Nov 23
A Little On Me - my father is predominantly english, and canadian, and my mother is predominantly french, english, canadian, and french canadian ^_^ like most, i'm a mix of many things
audleybeautiful 0 Nov 10
English, Really? - How come this group has more stories from people who dont live here?
avatarunknown 6 Responses 2 Apr 14, 2012
So... who wants to sponsor a Visa for me, an American, who previously had to leave the UK due to changes in the immigration and visa laws that let everyone but the law abiding in? I attended a UK Uni, native speaker, background in UK politics and history, talented your guide, and...
EthanHuntIMF33 2 Responses 0 Nov 30
Clinging On To Pride - From Lincolnshire, an underestimated part of the country.
boodster2010 2 Responses 3 Nov 23
Bromley - Me and family moved to Florida from Bromley and it kinda sucks haha but I love my friends and I'd never leave them ❤️
mandi420 1 Response 4 Oct 3
I'm from newcastle, just got this app and think it's pretty cool so far. Thought everyone was American until I seen this! RESULT!
robsaniho 4 Responses 2 Dec 3
Kent - Greg Norsi Cameron Kevin Niño Suraya Raquel 1st Floor - green walls Philosophy upgrades Math Computer Graphics A Kitchen Filled with Bottles of liquid Magic Epic Music Pubs Fresh Market Computer Programs Poker Sleepless lines of a night A hot temp floor...
NimN 1 Response 0 Nov 24
Bring It On!!!! - This is a real short story... the sad hurt and misserable me that wrote the last story is thankfully gone, its a new year and its a new start, everything for a reason has always been something i believe in and there is no point dwelling on the **** bits life...
ragewomble 3 Responses 6 Jan 11, 2012
Interesting... - I read all of the experiences in this group in an english accent. No, I'm not english.
Mdear 3 Responses 0 5 days ago
English Convict - My Ancestors were thrown out of england with the first fleet for stealing a couple hundred pounds worth of silver. I'm proud of my convict heritage and i personally commend my ancestor for sticking it up you english toffs. oh and he stole a piece of...
deleted 5 Responses 2 Feb 21, 2010
I Am English And Proud - I love England and proud to be part of it
missliltayy 13 Responses 5 Oct 11
I Am English And... - ... I'm a northerner, which is even better.
downtide 5 Responses 2 Jun 6, 2012
Born And Bred - Born In Yorkshire, now a soft southetner lol
Tarmigan 1 Response 1 Nov 6
Smacked In The Middle - I live in the Midlands, in the land of proper pork pies and stilton cheese, it's a bit dull but there'a castle nearby which is fun too visit.
AtomicWater 17 Responses 2 Jun 12, 2010
Apparently us English are jealous of Americans..... Can anyone shed some light on why we would be jealous?
castlelarsen 50 Responses 5 5 days ago
I was born English and 50 years later I'm still English, despite the shower of 5h1t that run the country.
Riffster 3 Responses 2 4 days ago
English Learner - What can I say? I have a lot of problems with English, I can't even write an essay without stupid mistakes, what about speaking, so I always afraid of my mistakes, i become more nervous and every sentence looks like a story without any point. Actually, I`m...
vampirka 4 Responses 1 Dec 3
Skin Problems With My English Bull Terrier - I have a English bull terrier , who is a well cared for dog with all the rite foods ...ect . when he got around 11 months he had developed skin rash towards the lower back . as time went on the skin got more bad and I had...
kapeesh 0 Nov 18
I Speak English - Hey guys , i have make a videos in english , can u check for my mistakes . This is the link m.youtube.com/watch?v=BerVHEFftHQ
tranlinh 1 Nov 16
I Need To Practice English - Hi every one! I'm live in Chishinau (Republic Moldova). I have some base knowledge about english but I need more practice!
ismylove 0 Nov 25
Language Obsession - English is my second language and I am so obsessed to learn it. I get stuttered every time I want to speak. Its because I have to arrange the words in my head and speak the right words. I still having a hard time to pronounce some words like the "th" and "ed...
shyaaa 1 Nov 23
I'm American who wants more than anything to find a nice English man. Some of my friends think I am crazy and that I should just give up and find someone who is near where I live. But this is special and this means so much to me. I just want 1 English man out there who will care...
Tammy1629 0 3 days ago