Despite many commenters from around the globe arguing that there was no way the genre would ever become a regular staple in British television, sixteen years later there are more reality TV shows being produced in Britain than ever before. They are so popular that many of them have their own behind-the-scenes shows, national tours and apps. Today, we thought we’d explore Britain’s obsession with reality TV to see just how deep their love goes.
With years to go before a hoped-for clean break of Britain from the European Union, tourists from the U.K. and abroad find the future of travel to Europe uncertain. Here’s what reporters in the U.S. and U.K. have to say about Brexit’s effect on tourism to and from the United Kingdom.