How did humans first get to Britain?
Researchers have discovered stone tools in Norfolk, UK, that suggest that early humans arrived in Britain nearly a million years ago – or even earlier. At the time there was a land bridge connecting what is now southern Britain with continental Europe. …
What did the Saxons call Britain?
What did the Anglo-Saxons call England before the Normans invaded in 1066? Englaland, that is, the land of the English. It got shortened to England later.