List of England-related topics
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to England:England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. Its 51,092,000 inhabitants account for more than 83% of the to...
List of England-related topics - Wikipedia
Teaching English with new gender pronouns
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The Secret History of Elizabeth I's Alliance With Islam
Catholic Europe shunned England so the Protestant queen traded with its enemies—and changed her country's culture forever.
Henry VIII's kitchens at Hampton Court Palace
The kitchens of Henry VIII at Hampton Court Palace are the largest surviving Renaissance kitchens in Europe. Occupying nearly one third of the ground floor o...
Stonehenge May Have Been First Erected In Wales, Evidence Suggests
Evidence that bluestones were quarried in Wales 500 years before they were put up in Wiltshire prompts theory that Stonehenge is ‘second-hand monument’. Evidence of quarrying for Stonehenge’s blueston...
Pit Bull That Spent 5 Years in Shelter Finally Gets Adopted Thanks to Facebook Plea
Chester, a Pit Bull that spent over five years at a New York shelter, finally found his forever home thanks to social media and the creative thinking of one shelter worker. Shelter manager Gabby Strou...
English Nursery Rhymes With Unexpected And Sometimes Disturbing Historical Origins
Many people associate nursery rhymes with reading happy stories to children, or remember being children themselves and chanting them while they play. However, the popular explanations for the origins ...
7 Lost American Slang Words
Remembering cool words that are no longer cool — or even used much. In American English, some slang words come and go. And some stay and stay. Or as Walt Whitman poetically observed in his 1885 defen...
These 3 Things Could Destroy The Human Civilization, Says Stephen Hawking
Famous for his scientific research on black holes and physics, world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has issued a stark warning on things that he strongly believes will lead to the demise of human...
Winston Churchill paintings accepted for nation in lieu of tax
Churchill discovered painting when he was 41 and, his daughter once wrote, it “literally grabbed him, thereafter playing an increasing and abiding role in his life, renewing the source of his great in...
'Beware the Ides of March'
People who believe in luck and bad luck -- that is to say, those considered superstitious – may think that some days or events are unlucky. In the United States, Friday the 13 is known as an “unlucky”...
The remarkable tale of the reburial of Richard III
‘I once dreamed of this, your future breath in prayer for me, lost long, forever found.’   These stirring words, written just for this extraordinary day in English royal history, echoed through Leices...
Genetic study reveals 30% of white British DNA has German ancestry
The Romans, Vikings and Normans may have ruled or invaded the British for hundreds of years, but they left barely a trace on our DNA, the first detailed study of the genetics of British people has rev...
High security as four Magna Carta manuscripts united for first time
The four surviving copies of the 1215 Magna Carta have gone on display in London to mark the landmark document's 800th anniversary.
Toponymy of England
The toponymy of England, like the English language itself, derives from various linguistic origins. Modern interpretations are apt to be inexact: many English toponyms have been corrupted and broken d...
Toponymy of England - Wikipedia
History of England
The territory that now constitutes England, a country within the United Kingdom, was inhabited by ancient humans more than 800,000 years ago, as the discovery of flint tools and footprints at Happisbu...
History of England - Wikipedia
Prehistoric Britain
For the purposes of this article, Prehistoric Britain is Britain during the period between the first arrival of humans on the land mass now known as Great Britain and the start of recorded British his...
Prehistoric Britain - Wikipedia
England in the Middle Ages
England in the Middle Ages concerns the history of England during the medieval period, from the end of the 5th century through to the start of the Early Modern period in 1485. When England emerged fro...
England in the Middle Ages - Wikipedia
Politics of England
The Politics of England forms the major part of the wider politics of the United Kingdom, with England being more populous than all the other countries of the United Kingdom put together. As England i...
Politics of England - Wikipedia
English law
English law means the legal system of England and Wales.While Wales now has a devolved Assembly, any legislation which that Assembly passes is enacted in particular circumscribed policy areas defined ...
Subdivisions of England
The subdivisions of England constitute a hierarchy of administrative divisions and non-administrative ceremonial areas.Overall, England is divided into nine regions and 48 ceremonial counties, althoug...
Subdivisions of England - Wikipedia
Regions of England
In England, the region is the highest tier of sub-national division used by Her Majesty's Government. Between 1994 and 2011, nine regions had officially devolved functions within UK Government. While ...
Regions of England - Wikipedia
Counties of England
Counties of England are areas used for the purposes of administrative, geographical and political demarcation. For administrative purposes, England outside Greater London and the Isles of Scilly is d...
Counties of England - Wikipedia
Districts of England
The districts of England are a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government. As the structure of local government in England is not uniform, there are currently f...
Districts of England - Wikipedia
Geography of England
England comprises most of the central and southern two-thirds of the island of Great Britain, in addition to a number of small islands of which the largest is the Isle of Wight. England is bordered to...
Geography of England - Wikipedia
Climate of England
The United Kingdom straddles the geographic mid-latitudes between 49–61 N. It is on the western seaboard of Afro-Eurasia, the world's largest land mass. These conditions allow convergence b...
Climate of England - Wikipedia
List of places in England
This is a list of places, split by ceremonial county of England.
List of places in England - Wikipedia
Economy of England
The Economy of England is the largest economy of the four countries of the United Kingdom.England is a highly industrialised country. It is an important producer of textiles and chemical products. Alt...
Economy of England - Wikipedia
List of English inventions and discoveries
English inventions and discoveries are objects, processes or techniques invented or discovered, partially or entirely, by a person from England. (That is, someone born in England - including to non-En...
Royal Society
The President, Council, and Fellows of the Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge, commonly known as the Royal Society, is a learned society for science, and is possibly the oldest su...
Royal Society - Wikipedia