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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.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
County Hall in Morpeth is the meeting place of Northumberland County Council.
Eurostat is a Directorate-General of the European Commission located in Luxembourg.
Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) is an award granted to individuals that the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) judges to have made outstanding achievements to social progress and development.
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party.
A justice of the peace (JP) is a judicial officer, of a lower or puisne court, elected or appointed by means of a commission (letters patent) to keep the peace.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
The Liberal Democrats (often referred to as Lib Dems) are a liberal British political party, formed in 1988 as a merger of the Liberal Party and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a splinter group from the Labour Party, which had formed the SDP–Liberal Alliance from 1981.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
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.
North East England is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes.
Northumberland (abbreviated Northd) is a county in North East England.
The 2017 Northumberland County Council election took place on 4 May 2017 as part of the 2017 local elections in the United Kingdom.
In the Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics (NUTS) codes of the United Kingdom (UK), the three levels are.
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
Plurality voting is an electoral system in which each voter is allowed to vote for only one candidate, and the candidate who polls the most among their counterparts (a plurality) is elected.
Unitary authorities of England are local authorities that are responsible for the provision of all local government services within a district.
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.
The 2017 United Kingdom local elections were held on Thursday 4 May 2017.
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' system of counties and districts.