At what age do children go to school? In Britain compulsory schooling is 5 years old, but in Ireland at 4 years. Before that the children are in Kindergarten or Kindergarten attached primary school.Some parents prefer to send their children to nursery schools or in private kindergartens.
Why Britain Has four teams in sports competitions? In some international sporting events, including hockey, football and athletics, Britain sends four separate teams representing England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.