What kind of thing made young people proud of Britain 40 years ago?
A 16-year-old charged with taking and flying away? Makes you proud.
What was the proper response to seeing naked Mormons in 19th-century Derbyshire?
Jan Morris explains the difference between British English and American English.
Colonel James Carnes stands strong against his communist captors.
Remembering the days when overseas aid was a source of pride.
How an Englishman responds to stories of stars consorting with hookers.
We salute the Daily Express’s doughty campaign against freeloading immigrants – in 1958.
Jack Straw tries to save the left from itself.
Hangman Albert Pierrepoint on the British way of death.
What made Tony Benn say, ‘I have never been so proud to be British’?