Rio 2016 Olympics: Just how Great were Britain?

Great Britain smashed their medal target for the 2016 Olympics, achieved a succession of notable ‘firsts’ and caused a major stir by finishing second in the table, above global powerhouse China. Of the 366 athletes that went to the Rio Games for Team GB, 130 of them – just over 35% – returned with a…

What Does Brexit Mean for Kids?

The British have voted to leave the European Union, but what does this mean, and what does Brexit mean for kids? Most of you will have heard of the EU Referendum, known as BREXIT (which stands for BRitish Exit). If you don’t know what a referendum is, then this is a good place to find…

The Queen of Parts – Kwik Fit for a Queen!

During the Second World War, Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II served as a mechanic in the Women’s Auxiliary Territorial Service, a branch of the British Army. At her own insistence, Elizabeth learned how to change a wheel, deconstruct and rebuild engines, and drive ambulances. To honour Her Majesty’s 90th birthday ,on June 2nd 2016, and…