C3: What is the UK?
- Made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
- Official name: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
- Great Britain - England, Scotland, and Wales
- Islands closely linked to the UK but not part of it
- Channel Islands
- Isle of Man
- Both have their own government called Crown Dependencies
- British Overseas Territories
- St Helena
- The Falkland Islands
- UK - governed by the Parliament sitting in Westminster.
- Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland also have their own parliaments / assemblies with devolved powers in defined areas
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