The Government of United Kingdom
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Great Britain includes England, Scotland, and Wales
Unitary Parliamentary System
18 years of age; universal
bicameral Parliament consists of House of Lords (618 seats; consisting of approximately 500 life peers, 92 hereditary peers, and 26 clergy) and House of Commons (646 seats since 2005 elections; members are elected by popular vote to serve five-year
The monarchy of the United Kingdom, commonly referred to as the British ...... her
wealth in 1971 at £2 million (the equivalent of about £25 million today).
Timeline of the Kings and Queens of England. Royal Family Today · Royal
Ceremonies ... Hundreds of years ago, Britain didn't have just one king - it had
England does not have a leader as it is a constituent nation of the United
Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (U.K.) The head of state of.
Find the name, birth date, and the number of years each monarch ruled England
and Great Britain.
The official website of the British Monarchy. Information on the history of the
Monarchy, today's royal family and Royal Art and Residences.
As of April 2014, the leader of England is United Kingdom Prime Minister David
Cameron, head of the Conservative Party. Cameron assumed office on May 11, ...
The idea of a female monarch was met with hostility in medieval England; in the
12th century Matilda's claim to the throne had led to a long and bitter civil war.
Today the monarchy in Britain is politically neutral and by convention the role is
largely ceremonial. No person may accept significant public office without ...
The Kings and Queens of England. ... Edward I, 1284 Wales became
incorporated into England. 1307. Edward II, 1314 Battle of Bannockburn. 1327.
Edward III ...