Cornwall, England is located on a peninsula in the far west of Great Britain, and most of it is surrounded by the ocean. Cornwall is especially known for its beaches and coastline, which allow for excellent fishing, surf... More »

Major events in the history of Yorkshire include the founding of the Danish Kingdom of Yorkshire, the Harrying of the North, which followed the Norman Conquest, the industrialization of West Yorkshire in the 19th century... More »

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England covers an area of 50,346 square miles on the island of Great Britain. Its area also includes a number of smaller islands off the coast of Great Britain, including Portland, Foulness and the Isle of Wight. More »

England is a European country that is part of, but not synonymous with, both Great Britain and the United Kingdom. It home to major metropolitan centers such as London, Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffi... More »

England is located in Western Europe on the island of Great Britain. Politically, England is part of the United Kingdom, which is an island country. More »

England has a temperate maritime climate. The Gulf Stream creates generally mild, maritime-influenced weather patterns, leading to England's rainy climate and resulting in a lush green countryside. More »

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West Cornwall is a region in the South-West of the United Kingdom, and it contains many locations of historical and geographic importance. Some of the most popular and famous are Land's End, Penzance and Lizard Point. More »

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