Interesting Fact - Lies

According to a survey conducted by, the average Brit lies about 10 times a week, 91 per cent have told a lie.

(The most common lies were regarding vices:-

41% - the price of an item they had bought

25% - how much they drink

23% - eating habits, reported

16% - past relationships

15% - where they were the previous night

14% - who they were with the night before

Matt Lloyd, head of life insurance at, said that little white lies are part and parcel of daily life.

I'm glad he's not my husband.  Regarding the 9% who say they have never told a lie...)