The Upper Lip is a satirical news site based in the UK with an aim to lighten public discourse – something desperately needed today. We believe humour is healthy for the soul.

While political debate is completely legitimate and necessary, sometimes a bit of comedy can provide some perspective. Humour can prevent us from taking ourselves too seriously, which is when politics can become dangerous.

So sit back and enjoy our stories – or as well call it – ‘Stiff News You Can’t Trust’.