Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was an English short-story writer, poet and novelist. He wrote tales and poems of British soldiers in India and stories for children. He was born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British india, and was taken by his family to England when he was five years old. Kipli
Mad as a March hare Meaning: crazy. Probably because hares leap around for no reason during their breeding season, which in Europe starts in March. March This month was named after Mars, the Roman god of war. March was originally the first month of the year, but when Julius Caesar reformed the calen
The great British breakfast is famous throughout the world. Actually nowadays it is a bit of a myth as most Britons are more likely to have a bowl of corn flakes or a cup of coffee with a cigarette than indulge in this breakfast feast. It’s true to say that it’s not eaten every morning but certainly
The UK The sources of law are legislation and common law. Legislation consists of written laws decided by the national Parliament in westminster and the devolved assemblies for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. As a member of the European Union, the UK also creates legislation to follow EU laws.