Flags The U.K flag The English flag The Scottish flag The Welsh flag
Facts about Britain *The population of Britain is 58 million. *The official language is English, but in Wales and Scotland Celtic languages are spoken. *People from Britain are called British. *People from England are called English. *People from Scotland are called Scottish. *People from Wales are called Welsh.
Britain’s National Anthem God save our gracious Queen! Long live our noble Queen! God save the Queen! Send her victorious, Happy and glorious, Long to reign over us, God save the Queen.
Weather in Britain Britain has all four seasons (winter, summer, spring and autumn). It sometimes snows, but mainly in Scotland. The weather is often different across the country.
British symbols Double-decker bus Taxi Post box Telephone box
Cup of tea Wimbledon English rose Cricket – Britain’s national sport
Famous Landmarks Britain is full of famous places. Stonehenge
Big Ben Buckingham Palace Who lives here? Tower of London
What is traditional British food? English Breakfast – consists of eggs, bacon, sausages, fried bread, mushrooms and baked beans. Bangers and mash – sausages and mashed potatoes Scones – you usually eat with cream and jam
Crumpets – usually eat with butter Fish and Chips Jam roly-poly – a dessert made with jam.