ice hockey has been played in the united kingdom since the beginning of the twentieth century, and it was a game between english army veterans played in canada that is the first recorded use of a sawed-off ball, which led to the use of the puck in hockey. the great britain men's national ice hockey team enjoyed worldwide success through the 1920s and 1930s, achieving bronze at the 1924 .
united states: the total number of reported confirmed cases in the united states surpasses that of china with over 85,000, making it the country with the highest number of coronavirus patients, in the world. michigan: 17 additional deaths from coronavirus are reported, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to 60.
the following is a list of the exports of the united kingdom. the uk exports to 160 nations. data is for 2012, in millions of usd united states dollars , as reported by the observatory of economic complexity.currently the top fifty exports are listed.
united states: the total number of reported confirmed cases in the united states surpasses that of china with over 85,000, making it the country with the highest number of coronavirus patients, in the world. michigan: 17 additional deaths from coronavirus are reported, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to 60. the total number of .
the aerospace industry of the united kingdom is the fourth-largest national aerospace industry in the world and the third largest in europe, with a global market share of 6.4% in 2016. in 2013, the industry employed 84,000 people. domestic companies with a large presence in the british aerospace industry include bae systems the world's fourth .
sir martin frobisher / ˈ f r oʊ b ɪ ʃ ər /; c. 1535 – 22 november 1594 was an english seaman and privateer who made three voyages to the new world looking for the north-west passage.he probably sighted resolution island near labrador in north-eastern canada, before entering frobisher bay and landing on present-day baffin island. on his second voyage, frobisher found what he thought .
most of the police forces of the united kingdom use a standardised set of ranks, with a slight variation in the most senior ranks for the metropolitan police service and city of london police. most of the british police ranks that exist today were chosen by home secretary sir robert peel, the founder of the metropolitan police, enacted under the metropolitan police act of 1829.
this is a list of the current and defunct physical clothing and footwear shops in the united kingdom.this includes shoes, clothing and sportswear, but not online retailers.
the united kingdom of great britain and northern ireland, commonly known as the united kingdom uk or u.k. or britain, is a sovereign country located off the northwestern coast of the european mainland. the united kingdom includes the island of great britain, the northeastern part of the island of ireland, and many smaller islands.
the economic history of the united kingdom relates the economic development in the british isles from the absorption of wales into england after 1535 to the early 21st century.. during this period there were major changes in the structure of the united kingdom which are essential features of both its economic development and the interpretation of this.
mining in the united states became prevalent in the 19th century, and the general mining act of 1872 was passed to encourage mining of federal lands. as with the california gold rush in the mid-19th century, mining for minerals and precious metals, along with ranching , was a driving factor in the westward expansion to the pacific coast.