Britain is sometimes called the The United Kingdom. The UK is an English speaking country. Great Britain is the name of the island witch is made up of England, Scotland, Walse and Northen Ireland. п‚ћ The head of kingdom is the queen. Her name is Elizabeth II. Her full name is Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, born 21 April 1926. п‚ћ In 1947 she married Prince Philip. п‚ћ She has four children: Charles, Anne, Andrew, and Edward. п‚ћ Cricket is a very popular sport. п‚ћ Football is also a popular sport Cricket symbols Football ball п‚ћ The highest mountain is Ben Nevis. п‚ћ BEN NEVIS is 1344 m high. п‚ћ The longest river is the River Severn. п‚ћ It flows mainly along the plane. It flows into Bristol Bay in the Celtic Sea (the Atlantic Ocean). п‚ћ London is the capital city of Great Britain. London is also the capital city of England. There is the River Thames in London. There are many bridges on the river. п‚ћ Tower Bridge is very famous and popular.