On Which Continent Is England Located?

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England is located on the continent of Europe. England also is a country of the United Kingdom. The countries that make up the United Kingdom are Northern Ireland, England, Wales and Scotland.

England is part of an island, and its location is the north-western coast of continental Europe.

The capital of England is London.

The history of England dates back thousands of years. The Celts from Central Europe settled here around the 500 B.C. The Romans invaded this region of Europe around 43 A.D. Many other invaders, such as the Anglo-Saxons and Normans, also ruled this part of the world in ancient times.