History of local government in England
The history of local government in England is one of gradual change and evolution since the Middle Ages. England has never possessed a formal written constitution, with the result that modern administ...
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County corporate
A county corporate or corporate county was a type of subnational division used for local government in England, Ireland, and Wales.Counties corporate were created during the Middle Ages, and were effe...
Local Government Act 1972
The Local Government Act 1972 (c 70) is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.Its pattern of two-tier metropolitan and non-metr...
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Local Government Commission for England (1992)
The Local Government Commission for England was the body responsible for reviewing the structure of local government in England from 1992 to 2002. It was established under the Local Government Act 199...
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Ceremonial counties of England
The ceremonial counties of England are areas to which a Lord Lieutenant is appointed. Legally, they are defined by the Lieutenancies Act 1997 as counties and areas for the purposes of the lieutenancie...
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City of London
The City of London is a city and ceremonial county within London. It constituted most of London from its settlement by the Romans in the 1st century AD to the Middle Ages, but the conurbation has sinc...
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History of local government in London
The history of local government in London, England can be broken down into a number of periods.
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History of local government in Yorkshire
The history of local government in Yorkshire is unique and complex. Yorkshire is the largest historic English county and consists of a diverse mix of urban and rural development with a heritage in agr...
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History of the East Riding of Yorkshire
The East Riding of Yorkshire is a local government district with unitary authority status, and is a ceremonial county of England. It is named after the historic East Riding of Yorkshire which was one ...
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Middlesex County Council elections
Middlesex County Council was the principal local government body in the administrative county of Middlesex, England from 1889 to 1965.The county council consisted of ¾ elected councillors and ¼ co-opt...
Lathe (county subdivision)
A lathe (Old English lǽð, Latin lestus) formed an administrative country subdivision of the county of Kent, in England, from the Anglo-Saxon period until it fell out of use in the early twentieth cent...
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List of Berkshire boundary changes
Boundary changes affecting the English county of Berkshire.
List of Berkshire boundary changes - Wikipedia
List of Greater London boundary changes
There have been a considerable number of small changes to the Greater London boundary since its creation in 1965.
Greater London was created by combining whole existing units of local government a...
Transport in London
London has an extensive and developed transport network which includes both private and public services. Journeys made by public transport systems account for 25% of London's journeys while private se...
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Rape (county subdivision)
A rape was a traditional sub-division of the county of Sussex in England. Their origin is unknown, but they appear to predate the Norman Conquest. Each rape was split into several hundreds. The rape...
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Liberty of Ripon
1°31′26″W / 54.139°N 1.524°W / 54.139; -1.524The Liberty of Ripon or Riponshire was a liberty possessing separate county jurisdiction, although situated within the county of Y...
Historic counties of England
The historic counties of England were established for administration by the Normans, in most cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires established by the Anglo-Saxons and others. They ceased to be u...
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List of Oxfordshire boundary changes
Boundary changes affecting the English county of Oxfordshire.
† These areas were entirely detached from the remainder of Buckinghamshire.‡ Detached part of Oxfordshire surrounded by Buckinghamshir...
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Liberty of Durham
The Liberty of Durham was a Saxon regional division of the North of England under the control of the Bishop of Durham. The liberty was known variously as the "Liberty of Durham", "Liberty of St Cuthbe...
List of Buckinghamshire boundary changes
Boundary changes affecting the English county of Buckinghamshire.
List of Buckinghamshire boundary changes - Wikipedia
Local Government Board
The Local Government Board (LGB) was a British Government supervisory body overseeing local administration in England and Wales from 1871 to 1919.The LGB was created by the Local Government Board Act ...
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Children's Regional Planning Committee
Children's Regional Planning Committees were established in England and Wales by the Secretary of State for Health and Social Security in 1970 under Section 35 of the Children and Young Persons Act 19...
Liberty of Rufford
The Liberty of Rufford was an extra-parochial liberty in the County of Nottinghamshire.It extends southward from the vicinity of Ollerton, for more than six miles, along the banks of the Rainworth-wat...
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