• Apr 21, 1170

    Population of London exceeds 30,000 for the first time

  • Tea arrives in Britain

    de thee arriveert in de UK
  • Sir Robert Walpole becomes the first Prime Ministe

  • Queen Victoria becomes Queen at the age of 18

  • First World War

  • First World War is ending

  • The Second World War

  • Elizabeth II becomes Queen

  • Britain joins the European Community

  • England Wins the Rugby World Cup