Geology of the British Isles
The British Isles are a group of islands off the north-western coast of continental Europe that consist of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland and over six thousand smaller isles. Two sovereign stat...
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Jeremy Corbyn’s dangerous appeal
The Washington Post - The policies of the British opposition party’s new leader are not based in reality.
Prince Charles Meets Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams
Prince Charles has met Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at the start of his four-day visit to Ireland. Mr Adams was among a number of politicians to greet the prince at a reception at National University ...
Britain (name)
The term Britain is a linguistic descendant (reflex) of one of the oldest known names for Great Britain, an island off the north-western coast of continental Europe. The terms Briton and British, simi...
British Isles naming dispute
In standard English usage, the toponym "the British Isles" refers to a European archipelago consisting of Great Britain, Ireland and adjacent islands. However, the word "British" is also an adjective ...
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Terminology of the British Isles
Various terms are used to describe the different (and sometimes overlapping) geographical and political areas of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland, and the smaller islands which surround them. Th...
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Geology of Great Britain
The geology of Great Britain is renowned for its diversity. As a result of its eventful geological history, Great Britain shows a rich variety of landscapes across the constituent countries of England...
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Geography of Ireland
Ireland is an island in northwest Europe in the north Atlantic Ocean whose main geographical features include low central plains surrounded by a ring of coastal mountains. The highest peak is Carraunt...
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Geography of the Isle of Man
The Isle of Man is an island in the Irish Sea, between Great Britain and Ireland in Western Europe, with a population of over 75,000. It is a British Crown dependency. It has a small islet, the Calf o...
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Geography of the Channel Islands
The Channel Islands (Norman: Îles d'la Manche, French: Îles Anglo-Normandes or Îles de la Manche) are an archipelago of British Crown Dependencies in the English Channel, off the French coast of Norma...
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List of islands in the British Isles
This page is a list of the larger islands that form the British Isles, listing area and population data.The total area of the islands is 315,134 km². Great Britain and Ireland between them accoun...
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Fauna of Great Britain
The island of Great Britain, along with the rest of the archipelago known as the British Isles, has a largely temperate climate. It contains a relatively small fraction of the world's wildlife. The ...
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Fauna of Ireland
The fauna of Ireland comprises all the animal species inhabiting Ireland and its surrounding waters.
Only 26 land mammal species are native to Ireland, because it has been isolated from the Euro...
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Trees of Britain and Ireland
Many lists of trees of Great Britain and Ireland have been written. There are a number of issues surrounding the inclusion of a species in such a list. As can be seen from the outline of debate below...
Demographics of the Republic of Ireland
Ireland had a population of 4,581,269 at the 2011 census.
Ireland, throughout most of its history, had a small population, comparable to that of other regions of similar area in Europe. In the 18t...
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Demography of the United Kingdom
According to the 2011 census, the total population of the United Kingdom was around 63,182,000. It is the third-largest in the European Union (behind Germany and France) and the 22nd-largest in the wo...
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British-Irish relations
Ireland–United Kingdom relations, also referred to as British–Irish relations or Anglo-Irish relations, are the relations between the states of Ireland and the United Kingdom. The three devolved admin...
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Politics of Guernsey
Politics of Guernsey take place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic British Crown dependency.
The Lieutenant Governor is the representative of "the Crown in right of the ré...
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Politics of the Isle of Man
The government of the Isle of Man is a parliamentary representative democracy. As a Crown Dependency, it is not subordinate to the government of the United Kingdom. That government, however, is respo...
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Politics of Jersey
Politics of the Bailiwick of Jersey takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic constitution.As one of the Crown Dependencies, Jersey is autonomous and self-governing, with...
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Politics of the Republic of Ireland
Ireland is a parliamentary, representative democratic republic and a member state of the European Union. While the head of state is the popularly elected President of Ireland, this is a largely ceremo...
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Politics of the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom is a unitary democracy governed within the framework of a constitutional monarchy, in which the Monarch is the head of state and the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is the head...
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Culture of Ireland
The culture of Ireland includes customs and traditions, language, music, art, literature, folklore, cuisine and sports associated with Ireland and the Irish people. For most of its recorded history, I...
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Culture of the United Kingdom
The culture of the United Kingdom is the pattern of human activity and symbolism associated with the United Kingdom and its people. It is influenced by the UK's history as a developed island country, ...
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Sport in Ireland
In Ireland, hockey, golf, rowing, cricket, rugby union and Olympic target shooting are organised in an all-island basis, with a single team representing the whole of Ireland in international competiti...
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Sport in the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom has given birth to a range of major international sports including: association football, rugby (union and league), darts, cricket, golf, tennis, table tennis, badminton, squash...
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