|Religion||Christianity- Church of England/Scotland|
|Prime Minister||Neville Chamberlain|
|Established||12 April 1922|
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom, the UK or Britain, is a sovereign state located off the northwestern coast of continental Europe. It is an island country, spanning Great Britain, the northeast part of Ireland, and many small islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the UK with a land border, sharing it with the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, the North Sea, the English Channel and the Irish Sea. The largest island is Great Britain. The United Kingdom is a unitary state consisting of four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. It is governed by a parliamentary system with its seat of government in London, the capital, but with three devolved national administrations in Belfast, Cardiff and Edinburgh, the capitals of Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland respectively. The UK is a constitutional monarchy with King George VI as the head. The Channel Islands and the Isle of Man are Crown Dependencies and not part of the UK, but form a federacy with it. The UK has a empire. The UK is a developed country, it was the world's first industrialised country and the world's foremost power during the 19th and 20th centuries. It was a founding member of the League of Nations, but left after going to war with Nazi Germany during the German War.
The British Empire was formed of the various British colonies and protectorates.
After Austria and the Third German Reich united, breaking the Treaty of Versailles devised by Britain, France and America. The British Parliament decided that Hitler should be stopped now and declared war, but was heavily criticised by many allies, and after pressure, left the League of Nations.