UK Facts

10 Facts about The United Kingdom

Fact #1


 The Queen of the UK is the legal owner of one-sixth of the Earth’s land surface.

Fact #2

скачанные файлы  In the UK, if you reach your 100th birthday, you get a personalizedcard from the Queen.

Fact #3

 cropped-uk-union-flag.pngIn the UK, accents change noticeably about every 25 miles (40km).




Fact #4

In the UK, allhorses, ponies anddonkeys must have ahorse passport.

Fact #5

 The UK is smaller than the U.S. state of Oregon

Fact #5

Nigeria has
more English speakers than the United Kingdom.

 Fact #6

 The Queen Mary of Scotland became queen when she was only six days old.

 Fact #7

The oldest house in the UK is nearly 6000 years old and has stone furniture that is still intact.

 Fact #8

The British Navy uses Britney Spears’ songs to scare off Somalipirates.

 Fact #9 

The “keep calm and carry on” slogan was originally dreamt up as a way ofpreserving morale in the event of a Nazi invasion of Britain.

Fact #10

British Pennies are used to adjust the time in London’s Big Ben clock tower.images (1)




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