HubMob Weekly Topic: St George's Day and Everything English

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  1. Princessa profile image85
    Princessaposted 8 years ago

    Hello everyone, the Helpful Health Hubs contest is over now, it was a great success for HubPages and everyone who participated in it.  A big thanks to all the Hubbers who took part in the contest through the HubMob and to all the HubMobsters who make possible the weekly HubMob.  Last week we published a total of 70 hubs on Nutrition. 

    We are almost in April now, well into spring ready to celebrate St George's Day Patron Saint of England.  The celebrations take place the 23rd of April but this week we are going to honour Saint George and everything that is English.  This is the week to hub about England as a country to visit for holidays, England as a place to live, English celebrations, English food and drinks.  You can also hub about English celebrities, English music and films.  Anything English is allowed this week.  As it is a wide topic, please make sure that you categorize your hub correctly according to your chosen subtopic.


    To join this week's HubMob please follow the steps below:

    1. YOU MUST START YOUR HUB CLICKING THIS LINK.  Choose the Answer the Request green button.  Choose the MAKE A HUB ABOUT IT option. 

    2. Choose a relevant title for your Hub to get a good ranking in the search engines.

    3. If necessary change the category on your hub to best suit your topic. 

    4. Include the HubMob RSS Feed in your hub: http://hubpages.com/question/44521/st-g … ew&rss
    For more information on how to add the RSS feed to your hub you can click here

    5. Add the HubMob graphic below to your hub so that everyone who reads it will know that it is part of the official HubMob topic of the week.

    http://i43.tinypic.com/rup3mg.jpg


    6. After you publish your HubMob Hub, come back to the forum and post a link to your hub with a brief description of what you wrote about and why.  Take advantage of the free publicity!


    If you are still not sure about what is a HubMob and the benefits of taking part in one I created this guide http://hubpages.com/hub/What-is-a-HubMo … o-join-one  please feel free to come up with any questions if you have any doubts left.

    1. Jane Grey profile image90
      Jane Greyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      This is a great topic and I can write about many things I would have written about anyway! Here's my first hub for this week's HubMob:
      http://hubpages.com/hub/British-and-Ame … ifferences

    2. profile image42
      Atuljposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      join it its very good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

    3. Jane Grey profile image90
      Jane Greyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Article number two! Thanks for reading.
      http://hubpages.com/hub/Facts-and-Image … -of-London

    4. Jane Grey profile image90
      Jane Greyposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hope it's not too late to post my last English article! I started it last week but couldn't put the finishing polish on it until today. It's about the historical attractions of the medieval town of York, England.
      http://hubpages.com/t/136247

      1. rmcrayne profile image97
        rmcrayneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Read my post to shazwellyn, just above your post.  I'll update the roundup later today.

  2. soni2006 profile image79
    soni2006posted 8 years ago

    This is an interesting one. I agree there is a lot of scope to write.

  3. rebekahELLE profile image87
    rebekahELLEposted 8 years ago

    maybe some english lit?

  4. Money Glitch profile image77
    Money Glitchposted 8 years ago

    Hhhhmmm, this should be interesting smile I'll see what I can come up with big_smile

  5. rmcrayne profile image97
    rmcrayneposted 8 years ago

    Great Princessa!  I was very inspired by the Healthy Hubs topics, but my brain is ready for a different challenge!!

  6. alexandriaruthk profile image76
    alexandriaruthkposted 8 years ago

    it is good to join again this week! I had fun writing this month just like RMcrayne!

  7. Internetwriter62 profile image81
    Internetwriter62posted 8 years ago

    I love England and I love everything that is English, so I'm sure I will enjoy doing this one.

  8. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    Hey, thanks so much, Princessa, for promoting the contest here, too - one of my hubs is nominated for an award - too cool!

    big_smilebig_smilebig_smile

    I am looking forward to this HubMob, too - great topic!

    1. Paradise7 profile image81
      Paradise7posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Not surprised at the nomination, Elf.  Not surprised at ALL!!!!!

      big_smilebig_smilebig_smile

  9. Paradise7 profile image81
    Paradise7posted 8 years ago

    This sounds like a great topic, one I'd like very much to contribute something to...

    St. George, eh?  As in, St. George and the Dragon?  The morality play that is still going, after all these years, someplace in England...

  10. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 8 years ago

    Thanks forc this intersting topic! - my first Hub for the Mob this week:

    All My Saints and Martyrs

  11. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    Finding Great Places to Visit in England While Tracing My Family Roots
    big_smilebig_smile

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Tracing-My-Engl … in-England

    ...and thanks so much, Paradise7!

  12. alexandriaruthk profile image76
    alexandriaruthkposted 8 years ago

    I hope I can contribute this week! And I am so glad to be included in the nominee at the contest here by joining the HUBMOB, thank you Princessa and Rmcrayne for your efforts here!

  13. barryrutherford profile image77
    barryrutherfordposted 8 years ago

    Here is my small contribution I think the title gives away the content.
    http://hubpages.com/hub/What-I-miss-about-England

  14. Anolinde profile image89
    Anolindeposted 8 years ago

    I've never done a hubmob, but would like to try!  I love England (lived there for 10 months) and all things English!!  Looks like I need to get thinking smile

  15. Bob Ewing profile image54
    Bob Ewingposted 8 years ago
    1. Princessa profile image85
      Princessaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      yummy, this is one of my favourite meals everytime I go back to the UK, just get me the irn bru to follow smile

  16. Internetwriter62 profile image81
    Internetwriter62posted 8 years ago

    Hi Every one at the Hubmob. I have posted a hub on one of England's best sitcoms Keeping Up Appearances. Here's the link.
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Keeping-Up-Appe … its-Finest

  17. Green Lotus profile image61
    Green Lotusposted 8 years ago

    OOooh you've got me thinking...I'm into just about anything English!

    1. shazwellyn profile image65
      shazwellynposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      25... dark hair, tall and handsome big_smile lol

  18. frogdropping profile image84
    frogdroppingposted 8 years ago

    As St Georges day is the day before my birthday, I always paid the good man a nod - and tipped him a Vodka for good measure (practice for the following day!) and for Queen, country and home, I've written Haworth Yorkshire, which is but a stones throw from my place of birth. Take a trip with me - you'll enjoy it wink

  19. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    My granny made the best ever tartlets - will be back soon with some recipes.

  20. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    Will have to post the tipsy trifle in another hub wink

    High Tea With All The Trimmings

    http://hubpages.com/hub/High-Tea-Englis … psy-Trifle

    big_smile

  21. SimeyC profile image95
    SimeyCposted 8 years ago

    Here's my favorite English recipe - Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding - YUMMMMMM

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Roast-Beef-and- … re-Pudding

  22. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/hub/English-Pubs
    Have a bevvy with me in an English Pub smile

  23. Kendall H. profile image83
    Kendall H.posted 8 years ago

    Looking forward to writing more on this HubMob topic!
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Town-of-Kendal

  24. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Winston-Churchi … and-Leader
    Being English I guess I am in for a busy hubmobbing weekend. Good job the weather forecast is dismal.

    1. rmcrayne profile image97
      rmcrayneposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I must admit, after your prolific performance during the Welsh HubMob week, I'm expecting big things from you!

      1. ethel smith profile image83
        ethel smithposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        I will do my best smile I think I must have known more about Wales than England though lol

  25. Will Say Plenty profile image55
    Will Say Plentyposted 8 years ago

    So could I do a piece on a band from the UK or a piece on even something odd like how girls with English accents are a turn on to some guys/ guys with ENglish accents are a turn on to some girls?

    1. AEvans profile image79
      AEvansposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Write whatever your heart desires just be tasteful. smile

    2. Princessa profile image85
      Princessaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yes, you can smile

  26. Mutiny92 profile image76
    Mutiny92posted 8 years ago

    Well, I'll give it a go!

    This is my first hubmob post, and I thought it was fitting seeing how I am sitting in a hotel room in St. George, Utah.  Ironic?

    http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Scouting-Movement

    Saint George is the Patron Saint of the Scouting Movement which was founded by a famous British General, Lord Baden-Powell.  The first scouting camp was sponsored by the General in 1907 and his treatise on scouting was published in 1908.

    The Boy Scouts of America owe their direct roots to Lord Baden-Powell and they will be celebrating their 100th anniversary this year! 

    I hope this hub is informative and meets the spirit of the hubmob!

    1. Princessa profile image85
      Princessaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      http://i42.tinypic.com/20qkxmf.jpg to the HubMob, that is an excellent first contribution.  I hope to see you back HubMobbing!

      1. Mutiny92 profile image76
        Mutiny92posted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Thank you Princessa

  27. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 8 years ago

    April is National Humor Month, but also National Child Abuse Prevention Month, supported in England as well as in US and elsewhere - and by some of my favorite British actors. 

    April is also the month to honor: Poetry, Diversity, Kites, Gardens, Food, Mental Health, Autism Awareness, Older Americans, and Volunteering.

    This April, we'll celebrate English Actors/Comedians --

    If It's Not Scottish It's Cr@p

  28. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 8 years ago
  29. RedElf profile image90
    RedElfposted 8 years ago

    ethel, you inspired me!

    "Hubs on Pubs" - a compilation (with pub-ologue) of some of the great Hubs on Pubs available right here on Hub Pages:

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Great-Hub-Pages … glish-Pubs

    smilesmilesmile

    Now I'm going to read about Mrs. Slocum's missing twin sister big_smile

  30. TnFlash profile image61
    TnFlashposted 8 years ago

    Hi Gang!

    Here's my contribution to the weekly HubMob

    When I think of England, I think of Jaguar!

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Jaguar-Classic- … om-England

    I hope everyone enjoys.
    TnFlash

  31. iantoPF profile image79
    iantoPFposted 8 years ago

    Being the old sinner that I am, when I think of England and all things English I tend to think of bad things.

    http://hubpages.com/hub/English-Swear-Words

    Suitable for most ages so Enjoy.

  32. rmcrayne profile image97
    rmcrayneposted 8 years ago

    Your Everything English HubMob roundup hub.  There are 20 hubs. 

    St George’s Day and Other English Culture Highlights

    http://hubpages.com/hub/St-Georges-Day- … ure-HubMob

    The English culture brims with history, customs, and traditions, including celebrations like St. George’s Day.  This roundup hub indexes a wealth of articles on English culture in one convenient location.

  33. Kendall H. profile image83
    Kendall H.posted 8 years ago
  34. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago

    Thought I better include the weather lol.
    http://hubpages.com/hub/The-English-Obs … he-Weather

  35. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago
  36. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago

    http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Royle-Family
    Forgot I still had this one to finish, Whoops

  37. TroyaCase profile image56
    TroyaCaseposted 8 years ago

    This is for everyone interested in a cultural trip to London that is not going to break the bank
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Travel-to-London

  38. Internetwriter62 profile image81
    Internetwriter62posted 8 years ago

    If you fancy a good laugh, you may want to check this one out. It's on British humor. Here's the URL.
    http://hubpages.com/hub/British-Humor-R … sh-Culture

  39. shazwellyn profile image65
    shazwellynposted 8 years ago

    English Traditional: Table Top Sale; Fleamarket; Jumble Sale; Car Booting

    This article is about an English traditional pass time.  Essentially, that is ‘normal’ and keenly integrated into the English way of life.  So, Car booting.  What are car boots? 

    http://hubpages.com/hub/English-Traditi … ar-Booting

    I thought I would let the rest of the world into a secret passtime that us English are into.....

  40. Green Lotus profile image61
    Green Lotusposted 8 years ago

    Published yesterday..Why I Love England

    http://hubpages.com/hub/For-the-Love-of-England

  41. CMHypno profile image92
    CMHypnoposted 8 years ago

    A colourful slice of English history and an unusual tourist attraction! It's not all cute cottages and clotted cream here in England!

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Hellfire-Club-o … s-Dashwood

  42. ethel smith profile image83
    ethel smithposted 8 years ago
  43. barryrutherford profile image77
    barryrutherfordposted 8 years ago
  44. barryrutherford profile image77
    barryrutherfordposted 8 years ago
  45. Kendall H. profile image83
    Kendall H.posted 8 years ago
  46. Money Glitch profile image77
    Money Glitchposted 8 years ago

    Here's mine for this week's big_smile

    Favorite Traditions to Celebrate St. George's Day
    http://hubpages.com/hub/Favorite-Tradit … eorges-Day

  47. rmcrayne profile image97
    rmcrayneposted 8 years ago

    My Favorite British Rock Bands (with videos), Part I-  The Beatles, Pink Floyd, and Black Sabbath

    http://hubpages.com/hub/My-Favorite-Bri … Rock-Music

    British rock bands; British rock music.  My favorite British rock bands and a video sampling of songs, from the Beatles, Pink Floyd, and Black Sabbath.  My personal connection to the bands and the songs, memories spurred, why I love this British rock music.

  48. EmpressFelicity profile image70
    EmpressFelicityposted 8 years ago

    Title says it all, really.

    "Food in England: not as bad as it's cracked up to be (honest)"

    http://hubpages.com/hub/Food-in-England … in-England

    1. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
      Patty Inglish, MSposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Thic is a great topic! Good show!

      1. barryrutherford profile image77
        barryrutherfordposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Indeed Patty 'English' I am addicted !  smile

  49. Patty Inglish, MS profile image93
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 8 years ago

    Here's another one I had not thought of before -- What is Easter Monday; is it English?
    http://hubpages.com/t/136e21

  50. barryrutherford profile image77
    barryrutherfordposted 8 years ago
 
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