The U.K., as it is called, is a sovereign state that consists of four individual countries: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland . Within the U.K., Parliament is sovereign, but each country has autonomy to some extent.What countries are in Great Britain?
The four countries of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, which make up the United Kingdom. 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).What are the major cities of Great Britain?
There are several large cities on the island of Great Britain but the largest is London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom. Other large cities include Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Leeds, Liverpool and Manchester.What are the provinces of the UK?
Of course the UK is a country, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland are the four proud provinces of the UK (which can be referred to as Britain).