121 relations: Able UK, Barton-upon-Humber, BBC Local Radio, BBC Radio Humberside, Beverley, Beverley (borough), Beverley (UK Parliament constituency), Beverley Rural District, Boothferry (district), Bridlington, Bridlington Rural District, Brigg, Brigg and Cleethorpes (UK Parliament constituency), Ceremonial counties of England, Ceres (mythology), City region (United Kingdom), Cleethorpes, Cleethorpes (borough), Coat of arms, College of Arms, Conservative Party (UK), County borough, Driffield, Driffield Rural District, East Riding of Yorkshire, East Yorkshire (district), Economy, Elliot Morley, Flaxton Rural District, Fleur-de-lis, Glanford, Glanford and Scunthorpe (UK Parliament constituency), Glanford Brigg Rural District, Goole, Goole Rural District, Graham Stuart (politician), Grimsby, Grimsby Rural District, Haltemprice, Hedon, High Sheriff of Humberside, Historic England Archive, Holderness (borough), Holderness Rural District, Hornsea, House of Commons of the United Kingdom, House of Lords, Howden, Howden Rural District, Humber, ..., Humber Bridge, Humberside, Humberside Airport, Humberside County Council election, 1981, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service, Humberside Police, Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner, Isle of Axholme Rural District, James Cran, John Gummer, Kingston upon Hull, Labour Party (UK), Letters patent, Lincolnshire, Lindsey, Lincolnshire, List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Humberside, Local Government Act 1972, Local Government Boundary Commission for England (1972), Lord Lieutenant of Humberside, Member of parliament, Metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties of England, Michael Brown (British politician), Michael Heseltine, Motto, No overall control, Non-metropolitan county, Non-metropolitan district, North East Lincolnshire, North Humberside, North Lincolnshire, North Sea, North Sea oil, North Wall, Humberside, North Yorkshire, Northern England, Nottinghamshire, Office of Public Sector Information, ONS coding system, Paul Bryan, Paull, Phoenix (mythology), Pocklington Rural District, Port of Grimsby, Port of Hull, Postal counties of the United Kingdom, Postal Services Commission, Postcode Address File, Redcliffe-Maud Report, Regional development agency, Regions of England, Royal Mail, Rural district, Scunthorpe, Secretary of State for the Environment, Selby District, South Humberside, South Yorkshire, Strategy, Suspension bridge, The Northern Way, The Times, Thorngumbald, Unitary authority, Urban enterprise zone, West Riding of Yorkshire, Withernsea, Wold Newton, East Riding of Yorkshire, Wold Newton, Lincolnshire, York, Yorkshire and the Humber, 1990s United Kingdom local government reform. Expand index (71 more) » « Shrink index
Able UK is a British industrial services company specialising in decommissioning of ships and offshore installations.
Barton-upon-Humber or Barton is a town and civil parish in North Lincolnshire, England.
BBC Local Radio is the BBC's local and regional radio service for England and the Channel Islands, consisting of forty (40) stations.
BBC Radio Humberside is a BBC Local Radio service covering the area of the former English county of Humberside, which was returned to North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire the East Riding of Yorkshire and the City of Kingston upon Hull on 1 April 1996.
Beverley is a historic market town, civil parish and the county town of the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
The East Yorkshire Borough of Beverley was a local government district and borough of Humberside, England, from 1974 to 1996.
Beverley has been the name of a parliamentary constituency in the East Riding of Yorkshire for three periods.
Beverley was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England from 1894 to 1974.
The Borough of Boothferry was, from 1 April 1974 to 1 April 1996, a local government district with borough status within the non-metropolitan county of Humberside.
Bridlington is a coastal town and civil parish on the Holderness Coast of the North Sea, situated in the unitary authority and ceremonial county of the East Riding of Yorkshire approximately north of Hull.
Bridlington was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire in England from 1894 to 1974.
Brigg (/'brɪg/) is a small market town in North Lincolnshire, England, with a population of 5,076 in 2,213 households (2001 UK census), the population increasing to 5,626 at the 2011 census.
Brigg and Cleethorpes was a constituency on the south bank of the River Humber which returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first-past-the-post voting system.
The ceremonial counties, also referred to as the lieutenancy areas of England, are areas of England to which a Lord Lieutenant is appointed.
In ancient Roman religion, Ceres (Cerēs) was a goddess of agriculture, grain crops, fertility and motherly relationships.
A city region is the functional region around a city or large town, consisting of several areas of local government and smaller than the already existing regions of England.
Cleethorpes is a seaside resort on the estuary of the Humber in North East Lincolnshire with a population of nearly 40,000 in 2011.
Cleethorpes was a local government district in Humberside, England from 1974 to 1996.
A coat of arms is a heraldic visual design on an escutcheon (i.e., shield), surcoat, or tabard.
The College of Arms, sometimes referred to as the College of Heralds, is a royal corporation consisting of professional officers of arms, with jurisdiction over England, Wales, Northern Ireland and some Commonwealth realms.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
County borough is a term introduced in 1889 in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (excluding Scotland), to refer to a borough or a city independent of county council control.
Driffield, also known as Great Driffield, is a market town and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Driffield was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire in England from 1894 to 1974.
The East Riding of Yorkshire, or simply East Yorkshire, is a ceremonial county in the North of England.
The Borough of East Yorkshire was one of nine local government districts of the county of Humberside, England from 1 April 1974 to 1 April 1996.
An economy (from Greek οίκος – "household" and νέμoμαι – "manage") is an area of the production, distribution, or trade, and consumption of goods and services by different agents.
Elliot Anthony Morley (born 6 July 1952) is a British former Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament for Glanford and Scunthorpe from 1987 to 1997 and then Scunthorpe from 1997 to 2010.
Flaxton was a rural district in the North Riding of Yorkshire from 1894 to 1974.
The fleur-de-lis/fleur-de-lys (plural: fleurs-de-lis/fleurs-de-lys) or flower-de-luce is a stylized lily (in French, fleur means "flower", and lis means "lily") that is used as a decorative design or motif, and many of the Catholic saints of France, particularly St. Joseph, are depicted with a lily.
Glanford was, from 1974 to 1996, a local government district with borough status in the non-metropolitan county of Humberside, England.
Glanford and Scunthorpe was a parliamentary constituency centred on the borough of Glanford and the town of Scunthorpe in Humberside.
Glanford Brigg was a rural district in Lincolnshire, Parts of Lindsey from 1894 to 1974.
Goole is a town, civil parish and inland port located at junction 36 off the M62 via the A614 and approximately from the North Sea at the confluence of the rivers Don and Ouse in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, although historically within the West Riding of Yorkshire.
Goole was a rural district in the West Riding of Yorkshire, England from 1894 to 1974.
Graham Charles Stuart (born 12 March 1962) is a British Conservative Party politician.
Grimsby, also known as Great Grimsby, is a large coastal English town and seaport in North East Lincolnshire, of which it is the administrative centre.
Grimsby Rural District was a rural district in Lincolnshire, England, part of the administrative county of Lindsey, from 1894 to 1974.
Haltemprice is an area in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, directly to the west of Hull.
Hedon is a small town and civil parish in Holderness in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
The High Sheriff of Humberside was a High Sheriff title which was in existence from 1974 until 1996, covering Humberside, England.
The Historic England Archive is the public archive of Historic England, located in The Engine House on Fire Fly Avenue in Swindon, formerly part of the Swindon Works of the Great Western Railway.
Holderness was a local government district and borough in northern England, named for the Holderness peninsula.
Holderness was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire from 1935 to 1974.
Hornsea is a small seaside resort, town and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
The House of Lords of the United Kingdom, also known as the House of Peers, is the upper house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
Howden is a small historic market town and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Howden was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England from 1894 to 1974.
The Humber is a large tidal estuary on the east coast of Northern England.
The Humber Bridge, near Kingston upon Hull, England, is a single-span suspension bridge, which opened to traffic on 24 June 1981.
Humberside was a non-metropolitan and ceremonial county in Northern England from 1 April 1974 until 1 April 1996.
Humberside Airport is an international airport situated at Kirmington in the Borough of North Lincolnshire, England, west of Grimsby and around from both Kingston upon Hull and Scunthorpe, on the A18.
The 1981 Humberside County Council election was held on Thursday, 7 May 1981, following boundary changes to the county's electoral divisions.
Humberside Fire and Rescue Service is the statutory fire and rescue service covering the area of what was the county of Humberside (1974–1996), but now consists of the unitary authorities of East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire in northern England.
Humberside Police is the territorial police force responsible for policing an area covering the East Riding of Yorkshire, the city of Kingston upon Hull, North East Lincolnshire and North Lincolnshire.
The Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner is the police and crime commissioner, an elected official tasked with setting out the way crime is tackled by Humberside Police in the English Counties of East Riding of Yorkshire and Northern parts of Lincolnshire.
Isle of Axholme was a rural district in Lincolnshire, Parts of Lindsey from 1894 to 1974.
James Douglas Cran (born 28 January 1944) is a British former Conservative Party politician.
John Selwyn Gummer, Baron Deben, PC (born 26 November 1939 in Stockport, Cheshire) is a British Conservative Party politician, formerly Member of Parliament (MP) for Suffolk Coastal and now a member of the House of Lords.
Kingston upon Hull, usually abbreviated to Hull, is a city and unitary authority in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
Letters patent (always in the plural) are a type of legal instrument in the form of a published written order issued by a monarch, president, or other head of state, generally granting an office, right, monopoly, title, or status to a person or corporation.
Lincolnshire (abbreviated Lincs) is a county in east central England.
The Parts of Lindsey are a traditional division of Lincolnshire, England, covering the northern part of the county.
This is a list of the Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs) in Humberside, England.
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.
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) was the statutory body established under the Local Government Act 1972 to settle the boundaries, names and electoral arrangements of the non-metropolitan districts which came into existence in 1974, and for their periodic review.
The Lord Lieutenants of Humberside.
A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.
Metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties are one of the four levels of subdivisions of England used for the purposes of local government outside Greater London and the Isles of Scilly.
Michael Russell Brown (born 3 July 1951) is a British political journalist, noted as a former Conservative Party Member of Parliament (MP) from 1979 to 1997.
Michael Ray Dibdin Heseltine, Baron Heseltine, (born 21 March 1933) is a British Conservative politician and businessman.
A motto (derived from the Latin muttum, 'mutter', by way of Italian motto, 'word', 'sentence') is a maxim; a phrase meant to formally summarize the general motivation or intention of an individual, family, social group or organization.
In the context of local authorities in the United Kingdom, the term no overall control (abbreviated to NOC) refers to a situation in which no single political group achieves a majority of seats; and is analogous to a hung parliament.
A non-metropolitan county, or colloquially, shire county, is a county-level entity in England that is not a metropolitan county.
Non-metropolitan districts, or colloquially "shire districts", are a type of local government district in England.
North East Lincolnshire is a unitary authority area in the ceremonial county of Lincolnshire in England.
North Humberside is a former postal county of England.
North Lincolnshire is a unitary authority area in Lincolnshire, England, with a population of 167,446 at the 2011 census.
The North Sea (Mare Germanicum) is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great Britain, Scandinavia, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France.
North Sea oil is a mixture of hydrocarbons, comprising liquid petroleum and natural gas, produced from petroleum reservoirs beneath the North Sea.
The North Wall is a tidal defence wall which runs for several miles along the banks of the river Humber from Moody Lane in Grimsby along the coast to the offshore oil depot at Immingham.
North Yorkshire is a non-metropolitan county (or shire county) and larger ceremonial county in England.
Northern England, also known simply as the North, is the northern part of England, considered as a single cultural area.
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.
The Office of Public Sector Information (OPSI) is the body responsible for the operation of Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO) and of other public information services of the United Kingdom.
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.
Sir Paul Elmore Oliver Bryan DSO MC (3 August 1913 – 11 October 2004) was a British Conservative politician.
Paull (archaic Paul, Pall, Pawle, Pawel, Paulle, Paghel, Paghill, Paghil, Pagula) is a village and civil parish in Holderness, in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, lying on the north bank of the Humber Estuary, east of the watercourse known as Hedon Haven.
In Greek mythology, a phoenix (φοῖνιξ, phoînix) is a long-lived bird that cyclically regenerates or is otherwise born again.
Pocklington was a rural district in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England from 1894 to 1974.
The Port of Grimsby is located on the south bank of the Humber Estuary at Grimsby in North East Lincolnshire.
The Port of Hull is a port at the confluence of the River Hull and the Humber Estuary in Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
The postal counties of the United Kingdom, now known as former postal counties, were postal subdivisions in routine use by the Royal Mail until 1996.
The Postal Services Commission, known as Postcomm, was a non-ministerial department of the Government of the United Kingdom charged with overseeing the quality and universal service of post in the United Kingdom.
The Postcode Address File (PAF) is a database that contains all known "Delivery Points" and postcodes in the United Kingdom.
The Redcliffe-Maud Report (Cmnd. 4040) is the name generally given to the report published by the Royal Commission on Local Government in England 1966–1969 under the chairmanship of Lord Redcliffe-Maud.
In the United Kingdom, regional development agencies (RDAs) were nine non-departmental public bodies established for the purpose of development, primarily economic, of England's Government Office regions between 1998 and 2010.
The regions of England, formerly known as the government office regions, are the highest tier of sub-national division in England.
Royal Mail plc (Post Brenhinol; a' Phuist Rìoghail) is a postal service and courier company in the United Kingdom, originally established in 1516.
Rural districts were a type of local government area – now superseded – established at the end of the 19th century in England, Wales, and Ireland for the administration of predominantly rural areas at a level lower than that of the administrative counties.
Scunthorpe is a large industrial town in North Lincolnshire, England.
The Secretary of State for the Environment was a UK cabinet position, responsible for the Department of the Environment (DoE).
Selby District is a local government district of North Yorkshire, England.
South Humberside is a former postal county of England.
South Yorkshire is a metropolitan county in England.
Strategy (from Greek στρατηγία stratēgia, "art of troop leader; office of general, command, generalship") is a high-level plan to achieve one or more goals under conditions of uncertainty.
A suspension bridge is a type of bridge in which the deck (the load-bearing portion) is hung below suspension cables on vertical suspenders.
The Northern Way was a collaboration initiated in February 2004 between the three northern regional development agencies (RDAs), Northwest Development Agency, One NorthEast and Yorkshire Forward at the instigation of the then Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott to focus on issues important for the whole of the North of England with a dimension larger than could be tackled by one region alone — for example, transport infrastructure, or marketing the North internationally.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
Thorngumbald is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England in an area known as Holderness.
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.
An urban enterprise zone is an area in which policies to encourage economic growth and development are implemented.
The West Riding of Yorkshire is one of the three historic subdivisions of Yorkshire, England.
Withernsea is a seaside resort town and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, and forms the focal point for a wider community of small villages in Holderness.
Wold Newton is a small Yorkshire Wolds village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.
Wold Newton is a village and civil parish in North East Lincolnshire, England.
York is a historic walled city at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England.
Yorkshire and the Humber is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
The structure of local government in the United Kingdom underwent large changes in the 1990s.