United Kingdom

Photo: Nan Palmero, Telephone Booth The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy and unitary state consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. Features State of Nature 2019 Brexit Brexit 2019 British Slang Planeta.com UK Links England Ireland Scotland Wales

British Slang

England flag Translating expressions and vocabulary from British to American English At sixes and sevens = In a state of confusion (Wikipedia) Beer and skittles = Fun times Bivvy = Small tent or shelter Blag = To obtain by wheedling or lying Blimey = Darnit Bloody = Very very Bob’s your uncle = There you …

England

Photo: Thames Barrier England shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; and adjoins the Irish Sea to the northwest, the Celtic Sea to the southwest and the North Sea to the east. The English Channel separates it from continental Europe. Cities London Sheffield Gloucester Parks Stonehenge Peak District National …

#30DaysWild

Know your hashtags: #30DaysWild The UK’s month-long nature challenge held in June. Join in and do something wild every day for a month and post the photos on Twitter with the hashtag. Anyone can sign up to take part with Random Acts of Wildness. Those with addresses in the UK can request information packets. Information is available …