10 Facts about The United Kingdom
The Queen of the UK is the legal owner of one-sixth of the Earth’s land surface.
In the UK, if you reach your 100th birthday, you get a personalizedcard from the Queen.
In the UK, accents change noticeably about every 25 miles (40km).
In the UK, allhorses, ponies anddonkeys must have ahorse passport.
The UK is smaller than the U.S. state of Oregon
more English speakers than the United Kingdom.
The Queen Mary of Scotland became queen when she was only six days old.
The oldest house in the UK is nearly 6000 years old and has stone furniture that is still intact.
The British Navy uses Britney Spears’ songs to scare off Somalipirates.
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.
British Pennies are used to adjust the time in London’s Big Ben clock tower.