The locations and issues that make Britons most proud to be British have been revealed in a brand new survey – and it’s the traditional deal with of fish and chips that takes the highest spot.
It garnered 61 per cent of the vote, with the NHS in second place (56 per cent), and Massive Ben and Buckingham Palace joint third (50 per cent).
The late HRH Queen Elizabeth II was additionally chosen by the British public, taking joint fourth place (49 per cent) on the checklist of what makes Brits most proud to be from Britain.
Additionally making the checklist was an old school Sunday roast with all of the trimmings (joint fourth, 49 per cent), the Tower of London (fifth, 47 per cent), the Lake District (sixth, 46 per cent) and a correct cup of British tea (joint seventh, 45 per cent).
Brits additionally admit that Sir David Attenborough makes them glow with delight (joint seventh, 45 per cent), as does a well-risen Yorkshire pud (eighth, 43 per cent) and the long-lasting James Bond (ninth, 42 per cent).
THE 40 THINGS THAT MAKE BRITONS MOST PROUD TO BE BRITISH
1. Fish and chips 61%
2. The NHS 56%
3 = Massive Ben 50%
3 = Buckingham Palace 50%
4 = HRH Queen Elizabeth II 49%
4 = A Sunday roast with all of the trimmings 49%
5. The Tower of London 47%
6. The Lake District 46%
7 = A correct cup of tea 45%
7 = Sir David Attenborough 45%
8. Yorkshire puddings 43%
9 = Solely Fools and Horses 42%
9 = James Bond 42%
10. The British countryside 41%
11. The Royal Household 40%
12 = Bacon sandwiches 39%
12 = Stonehenge 39%
12 = fry up 39%
13 = The British seaside 38%
13 = Harry Potter 38%
13 = Afternoon tea 38%
14. The London Eye 37%
15 = Sir Winston Churchill 34%
15 = Soccer 34%
15 = Strawberries and cream 34%
16 = The native pub 33%
16 = Diana, Princess of Wales 33%
16 = Beans on toast 33%
17 = Pink phone bins 33%
17 = The armed forces 33%
17 = Mr Bean 33%
18 = The White Cliffs of Dover 32%
18 = Pink publish bins 32%
18 = Sausage rolls 32%
18 = Paddington Bear 32%
19 = The Victoria sandwich cake 31%
19 = Shakespeare 31%
20 = The Prince of Wales, William 30%
20 = Shepherd’s pie 30%
20 = The Pink Arrows 30%
The locations and issues that make Britons most proud to be British have been revealed in a brand new survey – and it’s the traditional deal with of fish and chips that takes the highest spot
The checklist of what makes Britons proud as a nation additionally contains the British countryside (tenth, 41 per cent) come rain or shine, the Royal Household (eleventh, 40 per cent), a traditional bacon sarnie (joint twelfth, 39 per cent) and the historic website of Stonehenge in Wiltshire (joint twelfth, 39 per cent).
The analysis, by the doorstep supply service Milk & Extra, additionally reveals that Brits discover delight in a fry-up breakfast (joint twelfth, 39 per cent), the British seaside (joint thirteenth, 38 per cent) and the Harry Potter ebook and movie collection (joint thirteenth, 38 per cent).
Different icons of Nice Britain that make the nation proud embrace the London Eye (14th, 37 per cent), Sir Winston Churchill (joint fifteenth, 34 per cent) and the sport of soccer (joint fifteenth, 34 per cent).
It’s maybe no shock that one in two Britons really feel nostalgic after they contemplate icons of the previous that at the moment are misplaced, from pink phone bins to conventional hop-on, hop-off double-decker buses.
However not all from yesteryear that was beloved has disappeared. Over half (56 per cent) are proud to nonetheless have nice British traditions from 100 years in the past in place at the moment, reminiscent of doorstep deliveries from the milkman and a traditional afternoon tea.
Forty-four per cent insist that regardless of any hardships, the British nation has a very innate potential to ‘hold calm and keep it up’, it doesn’t matter what, with an extra 44 per cent insisting that the UK is without doubt one of the proudest nations on the planet.
The analysis, by the doorstep supply service Milk & Extra, additionally reveals that Brits discover delight in a fry-up breakfast , the British seaside and the Harry Potter ebook and movie collection
The analysis, a Perspectus World ballot of 1,500 individuals, reveals that over half (51 per cent) insist that the UK has among the most visit-worthy sights on the planet. And regardless of worldwide journey resuming, virtually half of the nation (48 per cent) are at all times actually happy to get house to their native Britain after a visit away.
In relation to what they missed probably the most? Nothing beats cup of tea (48 per cent), brewed and lovingly made within the UK. Thirty-seven per cent admit they will’t wait to get pleasure from a traditional fry-up breakfast, 27 per cent love reacquainting themselves with the style of contemporary British milk and 23 per cent can’t wait to eat an genuine British biscuit.
Forty-six per cent of the Brits polled agree that Britain may be probably the greatest locations on the planet to reside.
The nation additionally admits that the most effective stereotypically British character traits to have embrace a dry sense of humour (46 per cent), being well mannered (38 per cent), sarcasm (38 per cent) and pulling collectively in a disaster (38 per cent).
Patrick Muller, CEO for Milk & Extra, which commissioned the analysis, stated: ‘Milk & Extra’s legacy goes again greater than 130 years, to the primary doorstep supply of milk in glass bottles. Milkmen and our iconic one-pint, reusable glass bottles, have subsequently been a much-loved a part of British heritage for generations – together with many different British icons.
‘We all know our prospects love the custom and sustainability of milk deliveries in glass bottles, bottles that are reused on common 28 instances. And higher nonetheless, the analysis reveals, in relation to traditional British traditions, 52 per cent of the 1,500 Britons polled insist that milk really does style higher from a glass bottle!’