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from Mail Online

New Shakespeare-themed British passport

Sexism row erupts over new Shakespeare-themed British passport | Daily Mail Online

from Mail Online

New Shakespeare-themed British passport



PRESSURE is mounting on the Government to reveal the identities of the almost 50 British terror suspects who have been stripped of their passports since 2010 in a terror crackdown on British jihadis.

from the Guardian

New UK passport design – in pictures

Examples of British design featured on its pages include the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye and Titanic Belfast

Richard Henry Stevens (9 April 1893 – 12 February 1967) was a major in the British Army and from 1939 Head of the Passport Control Office (PCO) of the British Secret Intelligence Service in the Netherlands. His name is closely associated with the Venlo Incident in 1939

from BBC News

Why should women change their names on getting married?

Mrs Helena Normanton (L) and Mrs Rose Heilbron (R). In 1924 Helena Normanton, the first female barrister in England, succeeded in getting the British Foreign Office to issue her a passport in her maiden name.

from John Lewis

Newgate Battersby Wall Clock, Dia.50cm

I have an unhealthy obsession with all things authentically British, of course this includes 'Newgate' clocks.