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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Kingdom

Location of the United Kingdom (dark green). – in Europe (green & dark grey) – in the European Union (green). Location of the United Kingdom, Crown dependencies and. British Overseas Territories (red)[show]. United Kingdom (+ overseas territories and crown dependencies) in the World (+Antarctica. Capital and largest ...

www.britannica.com/place/United-Kingdom

United Kingdom, island country located off the northwestern coast of mainland Europe. The United Kingdom comprises the whole of the island of Great Britain— which contains England, Wales, and Scotland—as well as the northern portion of the island of Ireland. The name Britain is sometimes used to refer to the United ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-18023389

The United Kingdom is a state made up of the historic countries of England, Wales and Scotland, as well as Northern Ireland. It is known as the home of both modern parliamentary democracy and the Industrial Revolution. Two world wars and the end of empire diminished its role in the 20th century, and the 2016 ...

Why is the United Kingdom still a United Kingdom?

ask.metafilter.com/62583/Why-is-the-United-Kingdom-still-a-united-kingdom

I was reading The Economist two weeks ago and they had an article about Scotland and how the Scottish National Party, which strongly advocates for independence from the U.K., may have a nice victory on next elections with their newly-created platform of seeking independence based on a possible ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Kingdom_of_Great_Britain_and_Ireland

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland was established as a sovereign state on 1 January 1801 by the Acts of Union 1800, which merged the kingdoms of Great Britain and Ireland. The growing desire for an Irish Republic led to the Irish War of Independence, which resulted in most of Ireland seceding from the ...

www.historic-uk.com/HistoryUK/HistoryofBritain/The-UK-Great-Britain-Whats-the-Difference

If you're still a bit confused over the differences, here's a quick summary: The UK – a sovereign state that includes England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Great Britain – an island situated off the north west coast of Europe. British Isles – a collection of over 6,000 islands, of which Great Britain is the largest. England ...

What is the height of the Kingdom tower in United Kingdom?

www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/jun/04/jeddahs-kingdom-tower-how-much-higher-can-skyscrapers-go-a-history-of-cities-in-50-buildings-day-50

Jun 4, 2015 ... Upon completion, the Kingdom Tower in Jeddah will rise at least 1,000 metres into the Saudi Arabian sky (its final height is still unconfirmed), thus stealing the coveted crown of world's tallest building from Dubai's 828m-tall Burj Khalifa. The Kingdom Tower aims, in the process, to become the ultimate trophy ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tallest_buildings_in_the_United_Kingdom

This is a list of the tallest buildings in the United Kingdom. As of October 2017 there are 72 habitable buildings in the UK at least 100 metres (330 ft) tall, 59 of them in London, four in Manchester, three in Birmingham, two in Leeds and one each in Brighton and Hove, Liverpool, Portsmouth, Sheffield and Swansea (the only ...

www.skyscrapercenter.com/city/london

Building Function More Charts. Based on 31 Buildings Over 150m Height .... CTBUH United Kingdom YPC to Host Christmas Networking Event 6 Dec 2017 – Event Invite. David Malott Passes the CTBUH Chairman's .... Paddington Hotel Tower Approved by London Local Council 30 Oct 2017 – Plans for a 20-story hotel in ...

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