12 fun maps that show ways Britain’s divided other than on Brexit

Over two years on and Brexit is still dividing the UK. While an ever-increasing number are now supporting the idea of staying in the EU, they’ll always be a split. But that’s nothing new. The UK has always been divided in loads of different ways.  These fantastic maps, created by reddit user generalscruff take a tongue-in-cheek look at twelve.

 

22 replies

  1. No the accent thing is rubbish. Birmingham has a repellent accent, certainly not posh. And the Glasgow accent far more signifies imminent violence than Geordie

  2. This is funny, I come from one of the regions that makes a good target, yet I can appreciate the humour. It’s not an attack, it’s a light-hearted look at old stereotypes that aren’t particularly damaging.

  3. I can’t believe anyone thinks Fife has a pretentious and stuck-up accent. I can barely understand it and I’m from there!

  4. Shame we’ll never know the colours of the islands. The Isle of Wight and Outer Hebrides have some special characteristics !

  5. Obviously conceived by a public school educated, RP., horse owning, inter bred, upper class chinless wonder, wearing green wellies and tweed hacking jacket, a bored home counties journo’ .. trans gender, advocating compulsory abortion for the north, and a barbed wire fence a north of Watford.

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