Local government in England
The pattern of local government in England is complex, with the distribution of functions varying according to the local arrangements. Legislation concerning local government in England is decided by ...
Local government in England - Wikipedia
Norwich's Eileen Ash turns 105 - and puts long life down to yoga, driving and... wine
She's the great-grandmother from Norwich who has lived through two world wars, worked for MI6, played test cricket for England - and now has TWO birthday mes...
The 15 Best Watches Under $5,000
At HODINKEE, we like watches. We like them a lot. And though we do sometimes write about watches that inhabit stratospheric price points, we also know that realistically speaking, there is not always ...
Coventry
A LOOK AROUND THE CITY OF COVENTRY IN THE WEST MIDLANDS http://www.visitcoventryandwarwickshire.co.uk/tourism-awards.asp http://www.coventry.gov.uk/ccm/navig...
Southampton
Southampton is a vibrant modern seaport alive with its rich maritime heritage, cultural diversity, wealth of tempting shops and attractions, glorious gardens...
York
York offers a fascinating collection of great sites mixed with an easy-going pedestrian ambience all lassoed within its formidable wall. Its rich history goe...
Coventry - Guide - Video
A guide to attractions and things to do in Coventry, England. Coventry is the ninth largest city in the UK and has a population of over 300000 people. This ...
Civil parishes in England
In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority. It is an administrativ...
Civil parishes in England - Wikipedia
Parish councils in England
A parish council is a civil local authority found in England and is the lowest, or first, tier of local government. They are elected corporate bodies, have variable tax raising powers, and are respons...
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...
History of local government in England - Wikipedia
Cabinet-style council
In England, local authorities are required to adopt one of three types of executive arrangements, which govern how decisions will be made within the council. Before the adoption of the Localism Act 20...
Elected mayors in the United Kingdom
Directly elected mayors are local government executive leaders who have been directly elected by the people who live in a local authority area. The first such political post was the Mayor of London, c...
Elected mayors in the United Kingdom - Wikipedia
2009 structural changes to local government in England
Structural changes to local government in England were effected on 1 April 2009, whereby a number of new unitary authorities were created in parts of the country which previously operated a 'two-tier'...
2009 structural changes to local government in England - Wikipedia
Counties of England
Counties of England are areas used for the purposes of administrative, geographical and political demarcation. For administrative purposes, England outside Greater London and the Isles of Scilly is d...
Counties of England - Wikipedia