Top Ten Things That Spring to Mind Whenever Anyone Mentions England

The Top Ten

1 London London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom. Standing on the River Thames in the south eastern part of the island of Great Britain, London has been a major settlement for two millennia.

One of the major places in the whole world! - Curti2594

2 Tea

Could I have some Tea! - Curti2594

Or better, can I have a cup of sugar? - funnyuser

3 Posh people

Oh yah for sure! Even our chavs are posh :P - Britgirl

4 The Royal Family

I'd say so it's always huge to pay attention to! And when your under the Commonwealth it's a must! - Curti2594

5 Comedy

The Brits do more better comedy than we do.

6 James Bond Royal Navy Commander James Bond is a fictional character created by British journalist and novelist Ian Fleming in 1953. He is the protagonist of the James Bond series of novels, films, comics and video games.

Indeed 007 when you think of English movies! - Curti2594

7 Harry Potter

Oh, I really love the way British people say "Harry Potter". It sounds so funny! Great list, Britgirl! I love you! - keyson

'Hayree Pottah' is how they say it! - VideoGameTiger

No offense, but are you dumb or something. That's how the Americans say it. - IronSabbathPriest

8 Football

Football is really a thing that crosses my mind when someone mentions England - English style is really watchable and entertaining

Or for short Footy - Curti2594

9 Bad Weather

September heatwaves are happening at the moment.
I suppose the Pilgrims were glad to escape most of the rain that happened through the years.

I happen to love rain... but I guess it's a little different when you live with it your whole life... But I don't think rain is necessarily "bad weather"

I find rain better than sunshine actually. So for me it’s good weather. - blackflower

Seems liek there's a lot of Rain! - Curti2594

10 Jihadi John (British Jihadist)

The Contenders

11 British TopTenners

PositronWildHawk and Britgirl are England's pride. - ethanmeinster

There seems to be a lot of Good British Totenners! - Curti2594

Oh yes, Wolftail should see this one... - Stormver101

12 Thatched Cottages

How many thatched cottages do you ever see in your life? If you live in UK


13 The Legendary Musicians

Pink floyd...Led Zeppelin...Black sabbath...Yes...Genesis...King Crimson...The clash...The who...The beatles...Moody Blues...Iron maiden...and the best of all...One direction [I'M JOKING ABOUT 1D BEING THE BEST, THEY SUCK! ] But seriously, I could keep on going of all the great british bands, but I'll stop here cause that would take too much of your precious time!

Anyone should know that the UK as given us legends. Such as The Beatles, Queen, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones, & so much more. The UK deserves a award.

14 The Language
15 The X Factor
16 The Beatles The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. The members consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They were soon known as the foremost and most influential act of rock era. Rooted in skiffle, beat, and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented more.

The Beatles should be higher in this list. They are a huge part of England's music culture.

I know they are already listed, but they are so good, they should be listed twice.

The Beatles are the best!

17 Bad Teeth

Oh please! Not this again! Joey Essex... YOU HAVE BAD TEETH! - Britgirl

18 Spotted Dick
19 Benefit Scroungers
20 Fish and Chips

Them some good stuff! I've ordered it a few times where I live and there good~! - Curti2594

21 Sir Winston Churchill

I recognize this figure! - Curti2594

22 Neville Chamberlain
23 Big Ben
24 British Accent

This has to be first - yoloeee

There are millions of British accents, There's cockney, scouse, geordie, Brummy, why are there so many?

25 Monty Python
26 Noel's House Party

Lol Mr Blobby he looks weird and sounds weird but is a laugh.

27 Anjem Choudary
28 O2 Arena

One of the most Famous Arenas in the world - Curti2594

29 Film

Oh man of the British Film good - Curti2594

30 Chavs
31 Queen

Which Queen I say band or Queen Elizabeth?! - paasadani

32 Iron Maiden Iron Maiden are an English Heavy Metal / Hard Rock band formed in Leyton, East London, in 1975 by bassist and primary songwriter Steve Harris. The most critically acclaimed period for the band was from 1983-1989. With vocalist Bruce Dickinson, bassist Steve Harris, lead guitarist Dave Murray, rhythm more.
33 Rock Bands
34 Wayne Rooney Wayne Mark Rooney is an English professional footballer who plays for and captains both Manchester United and the England national team.
35 Golf Golf is a club and ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes from a range of 80 to 600 yards on a course in as few strokes as possible.

Is Scotland in England? I'm not really sure but golf is in Scotland. - VideoGameTiger

Scotland in England? Oh, don't let the Scots see that! Haha - Britgirl

36 Tolkien

The author of the lord of the rings.

37 Being On the Dole Forever
38 Class Division
39 Snobbery
40 Boiled Everything
41 Pints
42 Margaret Thatcher Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, was a British stateswoman and politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and the Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990. She was the longest-serving British Prime Minister of the 20th century and was the first more.
43 Muse Muse are an English alternative rock band from Teignmouth, Devon, formed in 1994. The members are Matt Bellamy (lead vocal, lead guitar, piano, keyboard), Dom Howard (drums, percussion) and Chris Wolstenholme (bass, backing vocals). They've won several awards including 5 MTV Awards, 8 NME Awards, 2 more.
44 Smoking Cigarettes
45 One Direction

Oh shut up.

Not something you want you're country to be associated with at all.

46 Britgirl

Because I found this list on her profile.

47 McLaren
48 Simon Cowell Simon Phillip Cowell is an English reality television judge, entrepreneur, philanthropist, film, record, and television producer.
49 Dr Who

Why is this not on the list yet? - Harri666

It is.

50 Wales, Scotland, North Ireland

As a Brit (Welsh & English), it drives me bonkers to hear people refer to the UK as England...

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