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WAY OF LIFE / SOCIETY : National sport ? School ? Food ? Hobbies ? …
Sport : Wembley Stadium. It is one of the most expensive stadia ever built.Major sports including association football, rugbyleague, rugby union, rowing, boxing, badminton, cricket, tennis and golf originated, or were substantially developed, in the United Kingdom and the states that preceded it. A 2006 poll found thatfootball is the most popular sport in the United Kingdom.[294] In international competitions, separate teams represent England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland in most team sports, as well as at theCommonwealth Games.At the Olympics , the UK is represented by the Great Britain team.
Hobby: A hobby is an activity or interest that is undertaken for pleasure or relaxation, typically done duringone's leisure time. There is several Types of hobbies as Collecting, Games, Outdoor recreation , Performing arts, Creative hobbies, Scale modeling/dioramas, Cooking, Gardening, Fishkeeping, andReading...
Visual art : The Royal Academy is located in London. Other major schools of art include the Slade School of Fine Art; the six-school University of the Arts London, which includes the Central SaintMartins College of Art and Design and Chelsea College... Major British artists include Sir Joshua Reynolds, Thomas Gainsborough, John Constable, William Blake...
Music : Various styles of music arepopular in the UK, from the indigenous folk music of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales, to heavy metal. Notable composers of classical music from the United Kingdom and the countries thatpreceded it include William Byrd, Henry Purcell, Sir Edward Elgar, Gustav Holst, Sir Arthur Sullivan. Sir Peter Maxwell Davies is one of the foremost living composers and current Master of the Queen'sMusic.
Prominent British contributors to have influenced popular music over the last 50 years include The Beatles, Queen, Cliff Richard, Elton John, Led Zeppelin,Pink Floyd and The Rolling Stones,...
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