David Henty spent five years in prison for forging passports. When he got out, he moved onto faking paintings by famous artists and selling them on eBay. Now he has an exhibition in a major UK art gallery.
British chef and author Sabrina Ghayour was born in Iran and moved to the UK the year of the Iranian revolution. She grew up in a house where nobody cooked so she taught herself cooking at a young age, watching TV chefs on British television.
In the UK, it's the norm for school children to wear uniforms. In most schools, that means girls in skirts and boys in pants. If you don't fit into one of these traditional gender categories... too bad. But things may be starting to change.
The UK is planning to open what's being called its first "gay school." There's a proposal in Manchester, England, for a school focusing on the education of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.