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A spokesman for Lewisham council said last year that it would be forced to act if the family returned to Britain.Britain May Spy on Preschoolers Searching for Potential Jihadis|Nico Hines|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He cited Britain, the United States, and France as possible lenders.The Presumed Crash of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Is Nothing Like MH370|Lennox Samuels|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It dates to 1740s Britain and of course was written originally in Latin (“Adeste Fideles”).
Although a hit in Britain, the movie flopped after opening at Radio City in New York.
Isaacs grew up in Britain, first Liverpool, then London, during a period of economic turmoil and conservative revival.
But the Britain and Russia and France she fights are lands full of the spirit of undefined novelty.What is Coming?|H. G. Wells
By and by, this great benefactor encouraged his people to the brave adventure, and led them, in crossing the sea to Britain.Welsh Fairy Tales|William Elliott Griffis
There is some doubt, however, whether even this is indigenous to Britain, though it occurs in a wild state on the coast.The Sea Shore|William S. Furneaux
We are not aware that the vegetable tallow has as yet been imported into Britain to any extent.
When the news arrived of the changes which were current in Britain, these sentiments were privately communicated to me.Peveril of the Peak|Sir Walter Scott
c.1300, Breteyne, from Old French Bretaigne, from Latin Britannia, earlier Brittania, from Brittani "the Britons" (see Briton). The Old English place-name Brytenlond meant "Wales." If there was a Celtic name for the island, it has not been recorded.
Officially the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, located on the British Isles off the western coast of the mainland (continent) of Europe. It comprises England, Wales, and Scotland on the island of Great Britain, and Northern Ireland on the island of Ireland. Its capital and largest city is London.