February 2024


Best of British Magazine Front Cover - February 2024

In the February issue of Best of British….


COVER STORY: “I Only Arsked!” – Remembering actor Bernard Bresslaw, a star of much more than the Carry Ons
Dazzling Dinah
– Singing the praises of Dinah Kaye
Food & Drink
– A look at some of the UK’s unusually named regional delicacies
Pancakes and Pandemonium –
Royal Shrovetide Football, the world’s wildest ball game
Golden Gliders
– Winning bobsleigh gold at the 1964 Winter Olympics
Saving the Sea Wall
– Rebuilding the railway at Dawlish
In the Driving Seat
– Meet three women who are achieving their dreams on heritage railways
Happy as Larry
– We speak to Larry Dann, a star of The Bill and Carry On
Park Life
– Singing the praises of Birkenhead Park
The Marksmen of Richmond Castle
– The walls that offer a unique insight into its former prisoners


…regular features including Yesterday Remembered, Bookshelf, Puzzles and Back in Time With Colin Baker

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In the March issue of Best of British

The Boat That Rocks – 60 years of Radio Caroline

A Return to the Top of the World – The Hovis boy gets back in the saddle

Beaumanor Hall – Bletchley’s unknown other half

A Lifetime of Cards – Inside the London Cigarette Card Company


…regular features including Yesterday Remembered, Postcard From…, Bookshelf, and Puzzles

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