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Twitter pokes fun at Gove's idea of 'British values' in schools

The hashtag #BritishValues has provided some interesting ideas for what Michael Gove might have meant. Credit: Twitter

Education Secretary Michael Gove's assertion that new rules could force schools to actively promote "British values" has sent the Twittersphere into a frenzy.

Twitter users took the opportunity to define what they thought those values were using the hashtag #BritishValues.

Some, including political activist Billy Bragg, were less than complementary to Gove and others:

But others - like radio DJ Lauren Laverne - took it as an opportunity to poke fun at all the things Brits are known for:

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