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Borough of Charnwood

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The Borough of Charnwood is a local government district with borough status in the north of Leicestershire, England, which has a population of 166,100 as of the 2011 census. [1]

82 relations: A6 road (England), Administrative counties of England, Anstey, Leicestershire, Barkby, Barkby Thorpe, Barrow upon Soar, Barrow upon Soar Rural District, Beacon Hill, Leicestershire, Beeby, Birstall, Leicestershire, Blaby District, Borough, Borough of Melton, British Summer Time, Burton on the Wolds, Charnwood (UK Parliament constituency), Charnwood Forest, Conservative Party (UK), Cossington, Leicestershire, Cotes, Leicestershire, Countries of the United Kingdom, East Goscote, East Midlands, Edward Argar, England, Fox, Greenwich Mean Time, Harborough, Hathern, Hinckley and Bosworth, Hoton, ISO 3166-2:GB, Leicester, Leicester Urban Area, Leicestershire, List of English districts by area, List of English districts by population, List of MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 2017, List of sovereign states, Loughborough, Loughborough (UK Parliament constituency), Loughborough University, Mountsorrel, Municipal borough, Newtown Linford, Nicky Morgan, Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics, Non-metropolitan district, North West Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, ..., Office for National Statistics, ONS coding system, Ordnance Survey National Grid, Parliament of the United Kingdom, Population growth, Prestwold, Queniborough, Quorn, Quorn, Leicestershire, Ratcliffe on the Wreake, Rearsby, Regions of England, River Soar, Rothley, Rushcliffe, Seagrave, Shepshed, Sileby, South Croxton, Swithland, Syston, The National Forest (England), Thrussington, Thurcaston and Cropston, Thurmaston, Ulverscroft, Urban area, Urban district (Great Britain and Ireland), Walton on the Wolds, Wanlip, Woodhouse, Leicestershire, Wymeswold. Expand index (32 more) »

A6 road (England)

The A6 is one of the main historic north–south roads in England.

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Administrative counties of England

Administrative counties were a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government from 1889 to 1974.

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Anstey, Leicestershire

Anstey is a large village in Leicestershire, England, located north west of Leicester in the borough of Charnwood.

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Barkby

Barkby is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Barkby Thorpe

Barkby Thorpe is a hamlet and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Barrow upon Soar

Barrow upon Soar is a large village in northern Leicestershire, in the Soar Valley between Leicester and Loughborough.

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Barrow upon Soar Rural District

The rural district of Barrow upon Soar in Leicestershire, England, existed from 1894 to 1974.

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Beacon Hill, Leicestershire

Beacon Hill, near Loughborough, in Leicestershire, England, is a popular country park.

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Beeby

Beeby is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England, with a population of 115 according to the 2011 census.

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Birstall, Leicestershire

Birstall is a large village and civil parish within the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire, England.

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Blaby District

Blaby is a local government district in Leicestershire, England.

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Borough

A borough is an administrative division in various English-speaking countries.

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Borough of Melton

Melton is a local government district with borough status in north-eastern Leicestershire, England.

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British Summer Time

During British Summer Time (BST), civil time in the United Kingdom is advanced one hour forward of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) (in effect, changing the time zone from UTC+0 to UTC+1), so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less.

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Burton on the Wolds

Burton on the Wolds is a village situated on the B676 road west of the A46 in Leicestershire and has a population of around 800.

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Charnwood (UK Parliament constituency)

Charnwood is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2015 by Ed Argar of the Conservative Party.

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Charnwood Forest

Charnwood Forest is an upland tract in north-western Leicestershire, England, bounded by Leicester, Loughborough and Coalville.

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Conservative Party (UK)

The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.

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Cossington, Leicestershire

Cossington is a village within the Soar Valley in Leicestershire, England.

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Cotes, Leicestershire

Cotes is a hamlet and very small civil parish near the town of Loughborough in Leicestershire, England.

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Countries of the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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East Goscote

East Goscote is a modern village and civil parish in the Borough of Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England, just north of the market town of Syston.

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East Midlands

The East Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.

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Edward Argar

Edward John Comport Argar (born 9 December 1977) is a British Conservative Party politician.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Fox

Foxes are small-to-medium-sized, omnivorous mammals belonging to several genera of the family Canidae.

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Greenwich Mean Time

Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.

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Harborough

Harborough is a local government district of Leicestershire, England, named after its main town, Market Harborough.

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Hathern

Hathern is a small village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Hinckley and Bosworth

Hinckley and Bosworth is a local government district with borough status in south-western Leicestershire, England, administered by Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council.

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Hoton

Hoton is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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ISO 3166-2:GB

ISO 3166-2:GB is the entry for the United Kingdom in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

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Leicester

Leicester ("Lester") is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands of England, and the county town of Leicestershire.

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Leicester Urban Area

The Leicester Urban Area or Leicester Built Up Area (2011 onwards) is an urban agglomeration defined by the Office of National Statistics (ONS), centred on the City of Leicester in the English Midlands.

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Leicestershire

Leicestershire (abbreviation Leics.) is a landlocked county in the English Midlands.

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List of English districts by area

This is a list of districts of England ordered by area, according to Standard Area Measurements published by the Office for National Statistics.

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List of English districts by population

List of the 326 districts of England (English Municipalities) by population, estimated figures for from the Office for National Statistics.

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List of MPs elected in the United Kingdom general election, 2017

The fifty-seventh Parliament of the United Kingdom is the legislature of the United Kingdom following the 2017 general election of Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons.

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List of sovereign states

This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.

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Loughborough

Loughborough is a town in the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire, England, seat of Charnwood Borough Council, and home to Loughborough University.

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Loughborough (UK Parliament constituency)

Loughborough is a constituency in Leicestershire represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Nicky Morgan, a Conservative.

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Loughborough University

Loughborough University (abbreviated as Lough for post-nominals) is a public research university in the market town of Loughborough, Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England.

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Mountsorrel

Mountsorrel is a village in Leicestershire on the River Soar, just south of Loughborough with a population in 2001 of 6,662 inhabitants, increasing to 8,223 at the 2011 census.

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Municipal borough

Municipal boroughs were a type of local government district which existed in England and Wales between 1835 and 1974, in Northern Ireland from 1840 to 1973 and in the Republic of Ireland from 1840 to 2002.

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Newtown Linford

Newtown Linford is a linear village in Leicestershire, England.

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Nicky Morgan

Nicola Ann Morgan (née Griffith; born 1 October 1972) is a British Conservative Party politician and former lawyer who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Loughborough since 2010 and was the Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities from July 2014 to July 2016.

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Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics

The Classification of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS; French: Nomenclature des unités territoriales statistiques) is a geocode standard for referencing the subdivisions of countries for statistical purposes.

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Non-metropolitan district

Non-metropolitan districts, or colloquially "shire districts", are a type of local government district in England.

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North West Leicestershire

North West Leicestershire is a local government district in Leicestershire, England.

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Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire (pronounced or; abbreviated Notts) is a county in the East Midlands region of England, bordering South Yorkshire to the north-west, Lincolnshire to the east, Leicestershire to the south, and Derbyshire to the west.

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Office for National Statistics

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.

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ONS coding system

In the United Kingdom, the Office for National Statistics maintains a series of codes to represent a wide range of geographical areas of the UK, for use in tabulating census and other statistical data.

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Ordnance Survey National Grid

The Ordnance Survey National Grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references used in Great Britain, distinct from latitude and longitude.

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Parliament of the United Kingdom

The Parliament of the United Kingdom, commonly known as the UK Parliament or British Parliament, is the supreme legislative body of the United Kingdom, the Crown dependencies and overseas territories.

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Population growth

In biology or human geography, population growth is the increase in the number of individuals in a population.

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Prestwold

Prestwold is a hamlet and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Queniborough

Queniborough is a village in the county of Leicestershire, United Kingdom just north of Syston and to the north of Leicester.

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Quorn

Quorn is a meat substitute product originating in the UK and sold primarily in Europe, but also available in 19 countries.

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Quorn, Leicestershire

Quorn is a village in Leicestershire, England, near the university town of Loughborough.

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Ratcliffe on the Wreake

Ratcliffe on the Wreake is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Rearsby

Rearsby is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Regions of England

The regions of England, formerly known as the government office regions, are the highest tier of sub-national division in England.

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River Soar

The River Soar is a major tributary of the River Trent in the English East Midlands and is the principal river of Leicestershire.

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Rothley

Rothley is a village and civil parish within the Borough of Charnwood in Leicestershire, England.

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Rushcliffe

Rushcliffe is a local government district with borough status in Nottinghamshire, England.

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Seagrave

Seagrave is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Shepshed

Shepshed, often known until 1888 as Sheepshed, (also Sheepshead – a name derived from the village being heavily involved in the wool industry) is a town in Leicestershire, England with a population of around 14,000 people, measured at 13,505 at the 2011 census.

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Sileby

Sileby is a former industrial village and civil parish in the Soar Valley in Leicestershire, between Leicester and Loughborough.

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South Croxton

South Croxton (traditionally pronounced "crow-sun") is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Swithland

Swithland is a linear village in the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire, England.

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Syston

Syston is a town and civil parish in the district of Charnwood in Leicestershire, England.

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The National Forest (England)

The National Forest is an environmental project in central England run by The National Forest Company.

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Thrussington

Thrussington is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Thurcaston and Cropston

Thurcaston and Cropston is a civil parish in Leicestershire, England.

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Thurmaston

Thurmaston is a village and civil parish in Leicestershire, England, located within the Borough of Charnwood.

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Ulverscroft

Ulverscroft is a civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire.

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Urban area

An urban area is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment.

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Urban district (Great Britain and Ireland)

In England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, an urban district was a type of local government district that covered an urbanised area.

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Walton on the Wolds

Walton on the Wolds is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Wanlip

Wanlip is a small village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, with a population measured at 305 at the 2011 census.

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Woodhouse, Leicestershire

Woodhouse, often known to locals as Old Woodhouse, is a small village and civil parish in the heart of Charnwood, England.

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Wymeswold

Wymeswold is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.

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Charnwood (borough), Charnwood Borough Council.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borough_of_Charnwood

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