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An administrative county was an administrative division in England and Wales and Ireland from 1888 to 1974, used for the purposes of local government.
Airbus SE is a European corporation, registered in the Netherlands and trading shares in France, Germany and Spain.
The Airbus A330 is a medium- to long-range wide-body twin-engine jet airliner made by Airbus.
The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner manufactured by multi-national manufacturer Airbus.
The Airbus A300-600ST (Super Transporter) or Beluga, is a version of the standard A300-600 wide-body airliner modified to carry aircraft parts and oversized cargo.
Arriva Trains Wales (Trenau Arriva Cymru) (ATW) is a British train operating company owned by Arriva UK Trains that operates the Wales & Borders franchise.
Atiscross or Ati's Cross was one of the original twelve Hundreds of Cheshire bordering the Welsh Kingdom of Gwynedd to the west.
The Borderlands line (Welsh: Llinell y Gororau) is the railway line between Wrexham, Wales and Bidston on the Wirral in England.
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.
Broughton (Brychdyn) is a district in Flintshire, Wales, close to the Wales–England border, located to the west of the City of Chester, England, in the community of Broughton and Bretton.
Buckley (Bwcle) is a town and community in Flintshire, north-east Wales, from the county town of Mold and contiguous with the villages of Ewloe, Alltami and Mynydd Isa.
The CH postcode area, also known as the Chester postcode area, is a group of postcode districts covering parts of north-west England and north-east Wales.
Cheshire (archaically the County Palatine of Chester) is a county in North West England, bordering Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south and Flintshire, Wales and Wrexham county borough to the west.
Chester railway station is a railway station in Newtown in the city of Chester, England.
Clwyd is a preserved county of Wales, situated in the north-east corner of the country; it is named after the River Clwyd, which runs through the county.
The Clwydian Range (Bryniau Clwyd) is a series of hills and mountains in north east Wales that runs from Llandegla in the south to Prestatyn in the north, with the highest point being the popular Moel Famau.
Coleg Cambria in North East Wales is one of the UK's largest colleges, with over 7000 full-time and 20,000 part-time students, and has international links covering four continents.
Connah's Quay (Cei Connah) known locally as "The Quay"is a community and the largest town in Flintshire, lying within the Deeside conurbation along the River Dee, near the border with England.
The Cornovii were a Celtic people of Iron Age and Roman Britain, who lived principally in the modern English counties of Cheshire, Shropshire, north Staffordshire, north Herefordshire and eastern parts of the Welsh counties of Flintshire, Powys and Wrexham.
The United Kingdom (UK) comprises four countries: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
In England, a county palatine or palatinate was an area ruled by a hereditary nobleman enjoying special authority and autonomy from the rest of a kingdom or empire.
David George Hanson (born 5 July 1957) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Delyn since 1992.
The Deceangli or Deceangi (Welsh: Tegeingl) were one of the Celtic tribes living in Britain, prior to the Roman invasion of the island.
The Deeside Consortium is a local arrangement in Flintshire, North Wales between four schools.
Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych) is a county in north-east Wales, named after the historic county of Denbighshire, but with substantially different borders.
Alyn and Deeside was one of six districts of the county of Clwyd, north-east Wales from 1974 to 1996.
Delyn is an area in north Wales.
The Borough of Rhuddlan was one of six districts of the county of Clwyd, north-east Wales, from 1974 to 1996.
Domesday Book (or; Latin: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror.
The Earldom of Chester (Welsh: Iarll Caer) was one of the most powerful earldoms in medieval England, extending principally over the counties of Cheshire and Flintshire.
Edeirnion or Edeyrnion is an area of the county of Denbighshire and an ancient commote of medieval Wales in the cantref of Penllyn.
Edward I (17/18 June 1239 – 7 July 1307), also known as Edward Longshanks and the Hammer of the Scots (Malleus Scotorum), was King of England from 1272 to 1307.
Edwin of Tegeingl (born about 1020 and died 1073) was a prince or lord of the cantref of Tegeingl in north-east Wales.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England–Wales border, sometimes the Wales–England border or the Anglo-Welsh border, is the border between England and Wales, two constituent countries of the United Kingdom.
English Maelor (Maelor Saesneg) comprises one half of the Maelor region located on the Wales-England border, considered to be the area east of the River Dee.
Ewloe (Ewlo) is a village in Flintshire, Wales, contiguous with Hawarden and Buckley and near to Queensferry and Shotton.
Ewloe Castle (Castell Ewlo) is a native Welsh castle near the town of Ewloe in Flintshire, Wales.
Exestan was one of the original twelve Hundreds of Cheshire bordering Wales to the west.
The Fair Trade Towns campaign is the result of a grass-roots citizens movement that started in the UK in 2001 (see below).
Flint Castle (Castell y Fflint) located in Flint, Flintshire, was the first of a series of castles built during King Edward I's campaign to conquer Wales.
Flint railway station (Y Fflint) serves the town of Flint in Flintshire, North Wales.
Flint (Y Fflint) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Dee.
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint), also known as the County of Flint, is one of Wales' thirteen historic counties, and a former administrative county (and a vice-county).
The Flintshire Bridge is a cable-stayed bridge spanning the Dee Estuary in North Wales.
Flintshire County Council is the unitary local authority for the present-day Welsh administrative county of Flintshire (not to be confused with the historic Flintshire), one of the administrative subdivisions of Wales.
The Government Statistical Service (GSS) is the community of all civil servants who work in the collection, production and communication of UK official statistics.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
Hawarden (Penarlâg), Flintshire, Wales is a village, community and electoral ward in part of the Deeside conurbation on the Welsh/English border and was historically significant settlement in the area, see Hawarden Castle.
(New) Hawarden Castle (Castell Penarlâg (Newydd)) is a house in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales.
Hawarden Old Castle (Castell Penarlâg) is a Grade I listed medieval castle near Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales.
Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England from 1509 until his death.
This is a list of High Sheriffs of Flintshire.
Holyhead railway station (Gorsaf reilffordd Caergybi) serves the Welsh town of Holyhead (Caergybi) on Holy Island, Anglesey.
Holywell (Treffynnon) is the fifth largest town in Flintshire, Wales.
Holywell was a rural district in the administrative county of Flintshire, Wales, from 1894 to 1974.
The Hundreds of Cheshire, as with other Hundreds in England were the geographic divisions of Cheshire for administrative, military and judicial purposes.
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.
The Justice of Chester was the chief judicial authority for the county palatine of Chester, from the establishment of the county until the abolition of the Great Sessions in Wales and the palatine judicature in 1830.
The Kingdom of England (French: Royaume d'Angleterre; Danish: Kongeriget England; German: Königreich England) was a sovereign state on the island of Great Britain from the 10th century—when it emerged from various Anglo-Saxon kingdoms—until 1707, when it united with Scotland to form the Kingdom of Great Britain.
The Principality or Kingdom of Gwynedd (Medieval Latin: Venedotia or Norwallia; Middle Welsh: Guynet) was one of several successor states to the Roman Empire that emerged in sub-Roman Britain in the 5th century during the Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
The Laws in Wales Acts 1535 and 1542 (Y Deddfau Cyfreithiau yng Nghymru 1535 a 1542) were parliamentary measures by which Wales became a full and equal part of the Kingdom of England and the legal system of England was extended to Wales and the norms of English administration introduced.
This is a list of churches in Flintshire.
This is a list of telephone dialling codes in the United Kingdom.
The fifty-sixth Parliament of the United Kingdom was the legislature of the United Kingdom following the 2015 general election of Members of Parliament (MPs) to the House of Commons.
This is a list of towns and villages in the principal area of Flintshire, Wales.
For the purposes of directing mail, the United Kingdom is divided by Royal Mail into postcode areas.
The county of Flintshire is on the north-east coast of Wales, and two ancient border earthworks run through the length of the county.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by area.
This is a list of principal areas of Wales ordered by population.
Liverpool is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 491,500 in 2017.
The LL postcode area, also known as the Llandudno postcode area, is a large group of postcode districts covering north Wales.
Local education authorities (LEAs) are the local councils in England and Wales that are responsible for education within their jurisdiction.
The Local Government (Wales) Act 1994 (c. 19) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom which created the current local government structure in Wales of 22 unitary authority areas, referred to as principal areas in the Act, and abolished the previous two-tier structure of counties and districts.
The Local Government Act 1972 is an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom that reformed local government in England and Wales on 1 April 1974.
This is a list of people who have served as Lord Lieutenant of Flintshire.
Maelor was a rural district in the administrative county of Flintshire, Wales, from 1894 to 1974.
Marford is a village in the county borough of Wrexham near the Wales-England border.
Mark Richard Tami (born 3 October 1962) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Alyn and Deeside since 2001.
Mercia (Miercna rīce) was one of the kingdoms of the Anglo-Saxon Heptarchy.
Mold (Yr Wyddgrug) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, on the River Alyn.
Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC is a British price comparison website-based business specialising in financial services.
Mostyn is a small village in Flintshire, Wales, and electoral ward lying on the estuary of the River Dee, located near the town of Holywell.
The North Wales Coalfield comprises the Flintshire Coalfield in the north and the Denbighshire Coalfield in the south.
The North Wales Coast Line (Rheilffordd Arfordir Gogledd Cymru), also known as the North Wales Main Line, is the railway line from Crewe to Holyhead.
In the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes of the United Kingdom (UK), the three levels are.
Offa was King of Mercia, a kingdom of Anglo-Saxon England, from 757 until his death in July 796.
Offa's Dyke (Clawdd Offa) is a large linear earthwork that roughly follows the current border between England and Wales.
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.
The Ordovices were one of the Celtic tribes living in Great Britain before the Roman invasion.
A petty kingdom is a kingdom described as minor or "petty" by contrast to an empire or unified kingdom that either preceded or succeeded it (e.g. the numerous kingdoms of Anglo-Saxon England unified into the Kingdom of England in the 10th century, or the numerous Gaelic kingdoms of Ireland as the Kingdom of Ireland in the 16th century).
A photovoltaic system, also PV system or solar power system, is a power system designed to supply usable solar power by means of photovoltaics.
Point of Ayr (Y Parlwr Du) is the northernmost point of mainland Wales.
The preserved counties of Wales are the current areas used in Wales for the ceremonial purposes of lieutenancy and shrievalty.
A primary school (or elementary school in American English and often in Canadian English) is a school in which children receive primary or elementary education from the age of about seven to twelve, coming after preschool, infant school and before secondary school.
A Principal council is a local government authority carrying out statutory duties in a principal area in England and Wales.
Queensferry is a small town and electoral ward in Flintshire, Wales, lying on the River Dee near the border with England.
The River Clwyd (Welsh: Afon Clwyd) is a river in Wales that rises in the Clocaenog Forest northwest of Corwen.
The River Dee (Afon Dyfrdwy, Deva Fluvius) is a river in the United Kingdom.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
Shotton railway station serves the town of Shotton, Flintshire, Wales.
Shotton is a town in Flintshire, Wales, lying within the Deeside conurbation along the River Dee, adjoining Connah's Quay, near the border with England.
Shotwick is a small village and former civil parish, now in the parish of Puddington, on the southern end of the Wirral Peninsula in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.
Special education (also known as special needs education, aided education, exceptional education or Special Ed) is the practice of educating students with an IEP or Section 504 in a way that addresses their individual differences and needs.
St Asaph (Llanelwy) is a city and community on the River Elwy in Denbighshire, Wales.
The Statute of Rhuddlan (Statud Rhuddlan), also known as the Statutes of Wales (Statuta Vallie) or as the Statute of Wales (Statutum Vallie or Statutum Valliae), provided the constitutional basis for the government of the Principality of North Wales from 1284 until 1536.
A steel mill or steelworks is an industrial plant for the manufacture of steel.
Tata Group is an Indian multinational conglomerate holding company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Tegeingl, in English Englefield, was a cantref in north-east Wales during the medieval period.
Tourism is travel for pleasure or business; also the theory and practice of touring, the business of attracting, accommodating, and entertaining tourists, and the business of operating tours.
, usually shortened to Toyota, is a Japanese multinational automotive manufacturer headquartered in Toyota, Aichi, Japan.
A unitary authority is a type of local authority that has a single tier and is responsible for all local government functions within its area or performs additional functions which elsewhere in the relevant country are usually performed by national government or a higher level of sub-national government.
Virgin Trains (legal name West Coast Trains Limited) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom owned by Virgin Rail Group that has operated the InterCity West Coast franchise since 9 March 1997.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
The Welsh Marches (Y Mers) is an imprecisely defined area along and around the border between England and Wales in the United Kingdom.
Whitford derived from White Ford (Chwittfordd) is a village, community and an electoral ward near Holywell in Flintshire, northeast Wales.
Wirral, also known as The Wirral, is a peninsula in northwest England.
Wrexham County Borough (Bwrdeistref Sirol Wrecsam) is a local government principal area centred on the town of Wrexham in northeast Wales.
Wrexham Maelor (Wrecsam Maelor) was one of six local government districts of the county of Clwyd, north-east Wales, from 1974 to 1996.