England is the largest and most densely populated part of the country in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Occasionally England synecdochically for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland or for the entire island of Great Britain used. The name comes from England, West Germanic people of the fishing (Old English Englas ) from.
England comprises the largest part of the southern section of the island of Great Britain, bounded on the north by Scotland and the west by Wales and the Irish Sea. In the East of England bordering the North Sea, in southern England is the English Channel and the South West of England lies on the Atlantic.
The government has the Kingdom, as well as the royal family, is based in the British capital London. England – unlike Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland – a country neither Parliament nor a provincial government. Their tasks are performed by the Parliament and the Government of the United Kingdom. However, in planning, split into different administrative regions of England with its own administration. The United Kingdom is the only country in Europe without a Constitution written down – so the question of whether England is “only” one country or part of an independent state, can not be answered unequivocally.
The Church of England has the status of a state church. Your church is the head of the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom.