Watch: Stephen Fry gives Heathrow visitors guide to British etiquette

Stephen Fry gives tourists visiting Britian tips on pub etiquette. SOURCE PRESS ASSOCIATION

Stephen Fry gives tourists visiting Britian tips on pub etiquette. SOURCE PRESS ASSOCIATION - Credit: PA

Tourists touching down at Heathrow Airport are being introduced to British etiquette by a video starring Norfolk comedian Stephen Fry.

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Undated handout video grab issued by Heathrow Airport from the new British etiquette video starring comedian Stephen Fry (left), which tourists touching down at the London airport can access via the airport's Wi-Fi page and on its YouTube channel. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Tuesday January 5, 2016. Tips which feature in the short film include cheering when drinking glasses are accidentally smashed in a pub, navigating the awkward "after you" loop and mastering the "agreement rule" when a stranger comments on the weather. See PA story TRAVEL Fry. Photo credit should read: Heathrow Airport/PA WireNOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder. - Credit: PA

Tips which feature in the short film include cheering when drinking glasses are accidentally smashed in a pub, navigating the awkward 'after you' loop and mastering the 'agreement rule' when a stranger comments on the weather.

Visitors can access the guide on arrival at Heathrow via the airport's Wi-Fi page and on its YouTube channel.

Fry collaborated with Norwich resident Graham Linehan - who won a scriptwriting Bafta for The IT Crowd - to make the three-minute video.

'From Snowdon to the Scottish Highlands and London to Londonderry, modern Britain is a truly extraordinary place,' Fry says in the video.

Stephen Fry will give tourists tips on all things British as they arrive at Heathrow Airport. SOURCE

Stephen Fry will give tourists tips on all things British as they arrive at Heathrow Airport. SOURCE PRESS ASSOCIATION - Credit: PA

'With a fantastic blend of cultures and traditions, we're a nation renowned for its sense of humour, unspoken rules and little quirks.

'No matter where you go, you're sure to talk about the weather, will need something waterproof to hand, and are likely to meet someone who feels the need to apologise profusely for everything they do.

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'In fact our nation's gentle apologetic manner is one of the things that I miss most when I'm out of the country.

'I hope people enjoy watching the video, which celebrates some of our wonderful eccentricities and welcomes people to the UK with a good old dose of British humour.'

Heathrow chief executive, John Holland-Kaye, said: 'We know from our passengers that it's important to them to feel they have arrived in the UK from the moment they disembark from the plane, and what better way to do that than with a fun film from one of the country's most beloved comedians.'