Mudcat Café message #3987724 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #165570   Message #3987724
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
16-Apr-19 - 01:57 PM
Thread Name: BS: Brexit #3: A futile gesture?
Subject: RE: BS: Brexit #3: A futile gesture?
It was "United Kingdoms" originally when James I and VI came down to London, referring to England with Wales and Scotland. The term United Kingdom only seems to have been used from the Irish Act of Union in 1801.