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In United Kingdom

Population: 48.9 million
Area: 50,056 sq miles
Capital: London
Government: Constitutional monarchy headed by the prime minister who is head of parliament.
Language: English
Religion: Mostly Protestant (Church of England): the monarch is the titular head of the Church; the primate is the Archbishop of Canterbury. There is a sizeable Roman Catholic population, and minority Muslim, Sikh, Hindu and Jewish populations.
Time Zone: GMT
Currency: The pound (£) divided into 100 pence (p).
Electricity: Electricity 240 volts, square, three-pin plugs; two-pin shaver plugs
Weights and Measures: Officially metric but imperial measures are widely used, notably for distances (miles) and beer in pubs (pints)
International Dialling Code: +44

  • Last visit to United Kingdom: Dec 1995
  • Intro Updated Aug 2, 2003
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  • whitecliff62's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2004 at 5:14 AM

    Hi kobkarn, well what a shock when i got on to this page, i never expected to see my home town on here (FOLKESTONE) Superb stuff and a wonderful photo of kingsnorth gardens.

  • dr.firas's Profile Photo
    Sep 21, 2003 at 10:05 AM

    kobkarn! great pictures! Haven't forgot you! but still Busy! Bests Firas

  • Mez77's Profile Photo
    Sep 12, 2003 at 3:11 AM

    Nice pictures. Look forward to your comments. Enjoy Egypt

  • jrs1234's Profile Photo
    Sep 11, 2003 at 5:40 AM

    Nice pictures - looks like you got to a lot of places! Cheers.

  • Aug 28, 2003 at 10:51 PM

    What a great travels you have, Pum! I thought you already got back from Egypt?

  • Aug 28, 2003 at 8:20 PM

    Excellant page..nice narration...fantastic coverage and beautiful pictures..Many many happy returns of the day.Happy birthday ..

  • Christian.Lafont's Profile Photo
    Aug 25, 2003 at 3:22 AM

    So many travels !! Well done :))


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