ADMINISTRATIVE / COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: London
The United Kingdom lies between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea. It shares a total land area of 243,610 square kilometres and northern Ireland is the only part of the UK that shares a land border. The UK has a coast line of 17,820 kilometres.
A population of close to 62 Million. Muslims account for about 2.8% of the population.
The climate varies with the seasons. Temperatures can even drop below -11°C or rise above 35°C. A mild and wet weather is in the eastern regions and majority of the rain falls over the western regions. Snowfall can occur in winter and summers are generally warm.
English is the official language. Irish, Cornish and Scots are widely used as well.
Summer: GMT +1
General: 9 AM to 5 PM
New Year's Day: January 1st
May Day: May 1st
Christmas: December 25th
Boxing Day: December 26th
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Police/Medical/Fire : 999 or 112