British inventors have been at the forefront of developments that have changed the way we live. From flushing toilets to changing the way we carry our children, British inventors and scientists are the brains behind many of the household items we take for granted. Our latest infographic looks at ‘20 British Inventions Your Household Can’t Live Without’, including everything from the humble corkscrew to the almighty television and – the backbone of today’s society – the World Wide Web!
So if you’ve ever found yourself asking ‘who invented the kettle?’ or ‘when did the vacuum come about?’, our latest infographic answers these questions, and more! Who knew that one of the most famous monarchs in history was responsible for a device used by millions of pensioners around the world?! Take a look at the infographic below and see who we mean for yourself: