England and Wales (Welsh: Lloegr a Chymru) is a legal jurisdiction covering England and Wales, two of the four nations of the United Kingdom. "England and Wales" forms the constitutional successor to the former Kingdom of England and follows a single legal system, known as English law.. The devolved National Assembly for Wales (Welsh: Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru) was created in 1999 by ...
Yes, Wales is a cosituent country of the United Kingdom, just like Scotland, England and NI. Just like Scotland it was given its own parliement in the late 90s and is quickly starting to be given the right make its own laws. The person in charge of Wales is Rhodri Morgan and Gordon Brown.
When you travel from England to Wales is isn't exactly as if you are crossing an international boarder and have to get your passport stamped. However, I seem to recall a cacher in Devonshire complained that Wales should be a separate country because caches in Wales showed up in their search even though it would take several hours to travel to them.
The two form part of the same country, the United Kingdom. Wales was divided into a number of separate areas or kingdoms around the year 490, the largest of these being Gwynedd in northwest Wales ...
The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Scotland and Wales (which collectively make up Great Britain) and Northern Ireland (which is variously described as a country, province or region).. Within the United Kingdom, a unitary sovereign state, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales have gained a degree of autonomy through the process of devolution.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the official title of the state. Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and England are often called the Home Nations.
Ireland is a separate country from the UK, and has been for close on a century. The UK is comprised of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Those four countries are what is termed constituent countries of the UK. The UK while a country itself is made up of constituent countries.
Whenever United Kingdom (or wales for that )participates in any international association, it always represents itself as a sovereign state and not as a separate country wiyh Queen as its head. Wales is a part of UN but as a sovereign state with UK as official representative.
Does a trip from London to Glasgow or Cardiff count as a foray into another country? Seems a basic question, but there is real confusion over the issue of whether or not England, Scotland, and Wales are really countries, or states, or principalities, or something totally different.
In a very technical sense, Scotland is a separate country within the unitary state of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.