Living in England
England was home to a lot of famous scientists, including Stephen Hawking and Isaac Newton.
The game of football started in England.
England has one of the biggest populations in Europe.
England has fascinating archaeology and many tourist attractions.
England has lots of roads and is very polluted in places.
The Tudors really liked sweet foods (like sweets and chocolate). The rich ate gingerbread and sugared almonds.
In October 2003, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts opened their first store in the UK.
The biggest toy store in England is Hamleys in London.
The UK video game market is the second largest in Europe and the fifth largest in the world.
England is the most populated country in the United Kingdom.
In 2012, England had a population of 53 million and it has increased to 57.6 million people rising and falling by the hour.
Legally, the Queen owns a whopping 20% of the Earth’s land surface!
Every king and queen goes to live in Buckingham palace in the capital city, London.
England has lots of rain!
The River Mersey runs all the way from Liverpool to Didsnbury, Manchester and beyond.
The Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank, Cheshire, was once the tallest in the world. now it is the third tallest.
The Great Fire of London started in a bakery shop in 1666.
There are more chickens than people in England.