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Downton Abbey

Jaap Buitendijk

OUT NOW! Even the most devoted fans of the upstairs-downstairs television drama will find it hard not to admit this big screen transition is a whole lotta nothing. Read more

Film

If you're looking for quirky hardware and delightful oddities, we recommend an afternoon expedition to English Traders in Neukölln! Read more

Insider Tips

Berlin’s English-language literature scene has blossomed over the years, with ever more readings, writing workshops and meet-ups. Two local protagonists recount how a certain pioneering English bookshop influenced their respective paths. Read more

Culture

Berlin’s most famous British expat is arguably Christopher Isherwood’s Sally Bowles. But the real-life woman behind the fictional character, Jean Ross, was so much more than a silly dilettante who sang badly... Read more

Culture

A hungry expat’s favourite pit-stops for English food in Berlin. Read more

, Food & Drink

When Rebecca Lenton started studying flute in London almost 30 years ago, little did she know she would one day become a Berlin ambassador of experimental music. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

The Queen’s high tea served with kimchi salad? Sounds like a recipe for disaster! Prepare to be proven wrong by the daring fusions of newly opened SPRO Scones Bakery & Café. Read more

Insider Tips

From Gobbers to flautists, preachers to DJs and authors, we profiled 11 folks hailing from Great Britain and hoping to still call Berlin home post-Brexit. One of them is Mark Reeder of B-Movie fame. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

With Brexit set to take effect on March 29, some 18,000 Berlin Brits are weighing up their options. Read more

Zeitgeist

Christopher Jage-Bowler brings the Bible to the football pitch... and the pub! Read more

Interviews & Portraits

Of the 11 notable Brits we profiled in our March issue, Sean Patten is a founding member of British-German performance art collective Gob Squad. To see him and the gang in action, you can catch "I Love You, Goodbye" on the (supposed) eve of Brexit. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

Berliners, rejoice! Beloved UK-eatery Pret A Manger has finally landed in the German capital, five months ago to be exact, but that’s about the time it took us to trek all the way to Hauptbahnhof to give it a try. Read more

Insider Tips 3 Comments

What happened to British architects experimenting in Berlin? Read more

History

Brexit MAY be upon us, but British life in Berlin continues. We spoke to Brits planning their future here, met with some of the city's noteworthy English(wo)men, Scots and Welsh and found the best places to buy UK essentials. Out now! Read more

British Shorts surveys the sorry state of the nation. Read more

Film

In the German papers this week: Vexing and perplexing news stories from Berlin and beyond... Read more

, Zeitgeist

A 24-year-old chef fries up high-end Scotch eggs in a Moabit hideaway that resembles an underground Super Mario level. Intrigued? So were we. Read more

Food & Drink

As the dust settles on Britain’s vote to leave the EU, what will become of the 13,500-plus Brits who call Berlin home? We spoke to three who are weighing their options. Read more

Interviews & Portraits

There's plenty of Brexit talk in Berlin -- but what does it actually mean for the approximate 105,965 British citizens living in Germany? Here's a breakdown ahead of the June 23 vote. Read more

Opinion 2 Comments

Tonight, on super-short notice, shouty and literate Manchester post-punkers The Fall play their first Berlin gig in six years. We spoke to their legendary frontman in advance of his show at White Trash Fast Food. Read more

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