Nothing defines a country more than its culture and traditions. The British culture is as diverse as can be, rich in history, and they make up for the often dreary weather by enjoying the international cuisine and inventing the best of sports and games. There is a summary of the smaller culture related topics here, but please see the related topics as well, a lot comes under the term “culture”.
There is no chance one could generalize the rich history of Britain, however the links below should help.
www.bbc.co.uk/history The BBC website is a terrific resource for history, and the Simon Schama History of Britain Series is brilliant.
www.thehistorychannel.co.uk The History Channel is also a great resource.
www.ireland.org General Old Irish History,
Electric Scotland clans, history, food, music, etc.
Brittania.com : History & Culture of Wales Wales, it’s history, language, wonders, traditions.
Historic UK. com A melding of UK history and historical sites, with accomodation and living history dates.