GDP per capita: $ 46.460
LANGUAGE: English. (Recognized regional languages: Scots, Scottish Gaelic, Welsh, Irish, Cornish)
RELIGION: 59.5% Christian (Anglican, Roman Catholic, Presbyterian, Methodist), 4.4% Muslim, 1.3% Hindu.
The United Kingdom recently named chicken tikka masala as its national dish, which is a spicy curry created in Britain and is unheard of in India itself.
The first fish and chips restaurant was opened in 1860 in London by a Jewish immigrant named Joseph Malin.
The London subway, or the “Tube,” is one of the oldest in the world. The 409 escalators in the Tube cover a distance every week which is approximately equivalent to several trips around the globe.
Brexit - a definitive exit?
Was the referendum that will make Brexit reality really just an opinion poll?Go to →
The tired lion
Political Science teacher, Nick Wright, analyses Brexit and its potential consequences.Go to →
Should we stay or should we go?
Radical change is on the way in UK.Go to →
Brexit front soldier
An enthusiastic Brexit activist tells about how the ‘leave’ campaign took back control.Go to →
Rationality left the building
If you come to London without knowing what Brexit is, asking immigrants will give you a pretty good idea.Go to →