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Festivalgoers walk under an umbrella during Glastonbury Festival in Somerset

Tickets to Britain’s Glastonbury Festival sold out in 34 minutes, and a record 2.4 million fans tried to get a spot

Festival goers snapped up tickets to the June 2020 event, which will be Glastonbury's 50th anniversary.
British Grenadier Guards learning firsthand about the hazards of jungle warfare.

British infantry troops painfully show why ‘battlefield awareness’ is essential in jungle combat

The jungle is a challenging place to fight. "You never know what it has in store for you next," the British Grenadier Guard says.
In this photo illustration, a Greggs vegan sausage roll lays on a table on January 06, 2019 in Manchester, England. Greggs bakers recently launched the vegan sausage roll to compliment its popular meat sausage roll. The new vegan filling is made out of the company's own bespoke Quorn filling.

A vegan woman says she’s been “traumatized for life” after accidentally being served sausage at UK bakery chain Greggs

A 20-year-old vegan in the UK is outraged after the bakery chain Greggs accidentally served her a pork sausage roll, rather than the vegan version.
Huawei CEO Ren Zhengfei.

Huawei is getting a first look at cutting-edge defence, health, and AI startups from Oxford University amid US fears that it steals IP

Huawei bought a 0.7% stake in Oxford-based research fund Oxford Sciences Innovation (OSI), according to a report in the Financial Times.
I don't miss the workaholic attitude I was often surrounded by in the US.

I’m an American living in the UK. Here are the 6 things I don’t miss about the US.

After moving to England, I've found that I'm happy to no longer deal with high healthcare costs and certain bothersome TV advertisements.

Meet ‘Big Carl,’ the world’s largest crane, which can lift 3,000 tons and takes 250 trucks to move

Big Carl, more formally known as the SGC-250, is the world's largest crane that is now constructing UK's first nuclear power station in 30 years.
Grocery shopping is quite a different experience in the UK.

I moved from the US to the UK. Here are the 8 things that surprised me the most.

I've found that living in England comes with a lot of perks, especially when it comes to rent, grocery shopping, and travel.

A teenager with a severe dairy allergy died after restaurant staff told him his birthday meal was safe to eat

Owen Carey told restaurant staff where he was celebrating his birthday about his dairy allergy, but he died after eating chicken soaked in buttermilk.

30 photos of Princess Diana that show the lasting impact she had on our world

Princess Diana led a remarkable life, and is now remembered as a loving mother and a tireless advocate for a number of philanthropic causes.
There are two tents — one featuring a bed, and one featuring a toilet.

This $10-a-night UK Airbnb is actually just a tent in someone’s backyard, and it comes complete with a toilet and cat litter for ‘easy cle...

The host also has other similar listings, including an air mattress in the back of a bus or inside a living room.