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London torch relay to start where the land ends

The rugged Cornish coast will be the first part of Britain to host the London 2012 Olympics torch next year after organisers named Land's End as the starting point of an 8,000 mile journey around......

  People speak for shetland islands

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Q. Why is it called 'United' Kingdom?
:  A. "Great Britain" is the Eastern Island of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Politically, "Great Britain"...... more

Seven Wonders
Q. scientific name of penguin is
Seven Wonders:  A. 1. Emperor , Aptenodytes fosteri, Antartic.2. King,Aptenodytes patagonicus, Antartic and Sub -antartic islands.3.Adeelie ,Pysoscelis adeliae,...... more

Surabhi Maheshwari
Q. Simple geography question:\Guernsey and Jersey are in which island group?\Channel IslandsShetland IslandsFaroe IslandsOuter Hebrides
Surabhi Maheshwari:  A. Channel Islands more

gem mina
Q. What is the difference between the United Kingdom and Britain/Great Britain?
Gem Mina:  A. Great Britain comprises three countries, namely England, Scotland and Wales and a number of islands, including the Isle of Wight, Anglesey, the...... more

nargis  bhambi
Q. wer is ur house
Nargis Bhambi:  A. Shetland Islands, North Scotland. UK more

  Web results for Shetland Islands
54 per cent wanting to stay in the United Kingdom

London: The Shetland Islands and the Orkney Islands have voted to stay in the United Kingdom, it was announced early on Friday morning. The... ...
Scotland's independence referendum sees highest voter turnout in decades

From the Edinburgh to the Shetland Islands, Scotland embraced a historic moment after voters turned out in unprecedented numbers for an... ...
how the votes are adding up

Reuters EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Votes are being counted from Scotland's independence referendum with most of the first tallies expected to come... ...
Facts and figures about Scotland

Scotland is home to nearly 5.3 million people, mostly concentrated in the southern lowlands. Its territory extends up to the Shetland Islands which... ...
Scottish question, from the vantage point of a border town

Comment · print · T T T+· T- This is England's northernmost town, and it has changed hands between the Scots and the English more than... ...

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