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The Great British Phone Box Survey

by | 24th, June 2008

phoneboxes.jpg THE Daily Express would like readers to know what is “THE VERY BEST OF BRITISH”.

The feature is illustrated with a picture of Great British red phone box, home to the Great British urine puddle, the Great British drunk, the Great British tart card and the Great British vandal.

The Express says the red phone box is the fifth thing respondents to a survey love best about Britain “But it seems we still love the Queen’s English if only we could find anyone who still speaks it…” It’s our Great British hospitality.

“Our favourite things include all the nostalgic symbols of a bygone Britain, like old-fashioned pubs, Sunday roasts, red telephone boxes, Big Ben and cream teas.”

Lumme! Has Big Ben gone the way of the roast mutton luncheon, sweet sherry for the ladies and scones with jam before cream and not the

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