England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom. It shares land borders with Wales to its west and Scotland to its north. The Irish Sea lies northwest of England and the Celtic Sea to the southwest. England is separated from continental Europe by the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south.
Population: 55.98 million (2018) ONS UK
National flower: Tudor rose
Sovereign state Legal jurisdiction: United Kingdom; England and Wales
Points of interest: The British Museum, Tower of London, Big Ben