This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government

Rejected petition Stop using Wales as a unit of measurement

On TV all of the time, presenters use Wales as a unit of measurement, "the area flooded is the size of Wales" or "the moon around Saturn is only the size of Wales".

This petition was rejected

Why was this petition rejected?

It’s about something that the UK Government or Parliament is not responsible for.

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