Sally Cogley won her political party's first seat in Scotland. She is part of The Rubbish Party, and her platform was indeed focused on literal rubbish. Sally Cogley/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

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A cyclist rides past a mural on the Catholic Falls Road in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on Saturday after results were finalized in the province's snap election. Paul Faith/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Vegetables were rationed at supermarkets in the U.K. due to poor weather conditions in Europe. Here, lettuce, broccoli and zucchini were rationed at a Tesco store in London. Victoria Jones/PA Images via Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May, in the Oval Office on Friday before a private meeting. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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U.K. Independence Party co-founder Nigel Farage visited Donald Trump at Trump Tower days after the U.S. election. Trump suggested the British government appoint Farage to be the U.K.'s ambassador to Washington – advice Prime Minister Theresa May ignored. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Trump's Kindred Spirit, U.K.'s Nigel Farage, Will Be An Honored Guest Friday

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Queen Elizabeth II after recording her Christmas Day broadcast to the Commonwealth at Buckingham Palace on Dec. 24, 2016 in London, England. Yui Mok/WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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(Left) Donald Trump signs are displayed outside a residence Oct. 22, in Abbottstown, Pa. (Right) English flags and a 'Vote Leave' poster are displayed on a house in Redcar, north east England on June 27, after Britain voted to leave the European Union. Mark Makela/Getty Images and Scott Heppell/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In The U.S. And U.K., Anti-Establishment Voters Sound Similar Themes

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In many developed countries, consumers are the largest source of food waste. While many countries are trying to reduce food waste, the United Kingdom has been most successful in doing so at the consumer end. WRAP hide caption

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U.K.'s Theresa May Reaffirms Need To Leave EU, Forge New Trade Partnerships

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The Falcon is one of 120 pubs that Wandsworth has designated for protection. The pub, which has stained glass windows, dates to the 1800s. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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London Borough Raises Pints — And Legal Protections — To U.K.'s Fading Pubs

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Employees work on an engine production line at a Ford factory in Dagenham, England. Many American firms based in the U.K. are concerned Brexit will adversely impact their businesses. Carl Court/Getty Images hide caption

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How U.S. Businesses In Europe Are Already Planning For Brexit

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