Subdivisions of the United Kingdom
The administrative geography of the United Kingdom is complex, multi-layered and non-uniform. The United Kingdom, a sovereign state to the northwest of continental Europe, consists of England, Nort...
Subdivisions of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
Boris Le Lay - Angleterre : le nouveau maire musulman de...
Angleterre : le nouveau maire musulman de Oldham (Manchester) impose la prière musulmane en début de conseil municipal.
A UK company is creating edible water blobs that it hopes will eradicate the world of plastic waste
A UK company has created a biodegradable alternative to plastic bottles which is currently crowdfunding on crowdcube. The product is a blob of water that's m...
Farage suggests UK should copy Trump's immigration ban
Nigel Farage, pictured on BBC's Sunday Politics programme today, defended Mr Trump's Muslim travel ban and blamed it on Germany's open-door policy towards refugees fleeing Syria.
'Opposites attract,' UK PM calls on Trump to renew special relationship
Joking that "opposites attract," Prime Minister Theresa May called on President Donald Trump on Thursday to renew the "special relationship" between Britain and the United States and lead in a new, ch...
UK is being exploited by men masquerading as child refugees, foster couple warn
Couple Sarah and Giles have fostered 'child refugees' who turn out to be adults. Following doubts of the ages of those from Calais, they said they couldn't believe it hadn't come out before.
VIDEO: Construction Begins On 'Great Wall Of Calais'
This week the UK began construction on a “great wall” near its most porous border in Calais, France, to keep illegal migrants out.
Northern Ireland: Man Arrested Over Kingsmill Massacre Of 10 Protestant Workmen 40 Years Ago
A man has been arrested on suspicion of the sectarian murders of 10 Protestant workmen in one of the most notorious outrages of the Northern Ireland Troubles.
JPMorgan Brexit Analysis: Scotland Will Leave The UK And Get A New Currency
JPMorgan is almost certain that Scotland will leave the UK before an official Brexit and believes the newly independent country will adopt a new currency for the first time in 300 years.
The EU referendum is not legally binding and can't force a Brexit
There is an extraordinary loophole that means the government will not have to pull Britain out of the EU if the public votes for a Brexit in the referendum.
EU referendum: UK 'must not delay leaving'
EU leaders insist the UK must move swiftly to negotiate leaving the organisation after Thursday's referendum, saying any delay would prolong uncertainty.
Brexit after EU referendum: UK to leave EU and David Cameron quits
Updates as UK voters choose to leave the European Union.
Barack Obama visit: Stick with EU, US president urges UK
Barack Obama urges the UK to stick with the EU, as he starts his last trip to Britain as US president by meeting the Queen.
EU referendum: Cameron sets June date for UK vote
Britain will vote on whether to remain in the EU on Thursday 23 June, Prime Minister David Cameron says, as five cabinet ministers back the leave campaign.
No, Prince William has not backed the campaign to keep the UK in the EU
Prepare for maximum silliness. The UK’s EU in, out, shake it all about referendum campaign hasn’t even started yet, and already the domestic media is in overdrive. The latest victim of incipient refer...
U.K. Regulator Gives Go-Ahead For Scientists To Edit Genes In Human Embryos
A team of British scientists received approval by U.K.'s fertility regulator to edit genes in human embryos. "It is the first time a country has considered the DNA-altering technique in embryos and ap...
History of the formation of the United Kingdom
The history of the formation of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has involved personal and political union across Great Britain and the wider British Isles. The United Kingdom ...
History of the formation of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
England /ˈɪŋɡlənd/ is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west. The Irish Sea lies nor...
England - Wikipedia
Local government in England
The pattern of local government in England is complex, with the distribution of functions varying according to the local arrangements. Legislation concerning local government in England is decided by ...
Local government in England - Wikipedia
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
Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland (Irish: Tuaisceart Éireann [ˈt̪ˠuəʃcəɾˠt̪ˠ ˈeːɾʲən̪ˠ]; Ulster Scots: Norlin Airlann or Norlin Airlan) is a part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the ...
Northern Ireland - Wikipedia
Local government in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland is divided into 26 districts for local government purposes. In Northern Ireland local councils do not carry out the same range of functions as those in the rest of the United Kingdom...
Scotland (/ˈskɒt.lənd/; Scots: [ˈskɔt.lənd]; Scottish Gaelic: Alba [ˈal̪ˠapə]) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern ...
Local government in Scotland
Local government in Scotland is organised through 32 unitary authorities designated as Councils which consist of councillors elected every four years by registered voters in each of the council areas....
Subdivisions of Scotland
For local government purposes, Scotland is divided into 32 areas designated as "council areas" which are all governed by unitary authorities designated as "councils". They have the option under the Lo...
Subdivisions of Scotland - Wikipedia
Wales (/ˈweɪlz/; Welsh: Cymru [ˈkəm.rɨ]) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain, bordered by England to its east, the Irish...
Wales - Wikipedia
Local government in Wales
For local government purposes, Wales has since 1 April 1996 been divided into 22 single-tier principal areas. The elected councils of these areas are responsible for the provision of all local governm...
Local government in Wales - Wikipedia
United Kingdom constituencies
In the United Kingdom (UK), each of the electoral areas or divisions called constituencies elects one or more members to a parliament or assembly.Within the United Kingdom there are now five bodies wi...
Wards of the United Kingdom
The wards and electoral divisions in the United Kingdom are electoral districts at sub-national level represented by one or more councillors. The ward is the primary unit of English electoral geograph...
List of United Kingdom Parliament constituencies
There are 650 single-member constituencies in the United Kingdom, each electing a Member of Parliament to the House of Commons at least every five years. Voting took place in 649 of those constituenci...