There are probably a few things you need to know. I suggest you sit down. Because of the popularity of many TV shows like Doctor Who, Sleepy Hollow and Downton Abbey, the English accent is “in”. Big time. But there are a few things you should know before you jump on that plane (or log into that dating website) to try and catch one of those cheeky buggers with an accent. I’m an Englishman myself so I’m only thinking of you. Please, do share this. People need to know the truth.