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Fenland District

Shown within Cambridgeshire
Geography
Status: District
Region: East of England
Admin. County: Cambridgeshire
Area:
- Total
Ranked 91st
546.45 km²
Admin. HQ: March
ONS code: 12UD
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 269th
85,568
157 / km²
Ethnicity: 98.6% White
Politics

Fenland District Council
http://www.fenland.gov.uk/
Leadership: Leader & Cabinet
Executive: Conservative
MP: Malcolm Moss

Fenland is a local government district in Cambridgeshire, England. Its council is based in March, and covers the neighbouring market towns of Chatteris, Whittlesey, and Wisbech (often called the "capital of the fens"). The district covers around 500 square kilometers of mostly agricultural land in the extremely flat Fens. map File links The following pages link to this file: Fenland Categories: GFDL images ... Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs) is a county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the northeast, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. ... The region (sometimes known as Government Office Region) is currently the highest level of local government in England. ... East of England is one of the official regions of England. ... Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs) is a county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the northeast, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. ... This article explains the meaning of area as a Physical quantity. ... This is a list of districts of England ordered by area. ... To help compare different orders of magnitude and geographical regions, we list here areas between 100 km² and 1000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... March is a historic market town in the Cambridgeshire fens, on the river Nene. ... The Office for National Statistics coding system is a hierarchical code used in the United Kingdom for tabulating census and other statistical data. ... 2003 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Density (symbol: ρ - Greek: rho) is a measure of mass per unit of volume. ... This is a list of districts of England ordered by population. ... Arms of Fenland District Council. ... The United Kingdom is divided into four parts, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. ... The Conservative Party is the largest political party on the centre-right in the United Kingdom. ... This is a list of MPs elected in the UK general election, 2005 to the House of Commons for the Fifty-Fourth Parliament of the United Kingdom at the United Kingdom general election, 2005, arranged by constituency. ... Malcolm Douglas Moss (born 6 March 1943) is a politician in the United Kingdom, and Conservative Party member of Parliament for Cambridgeshire North East. ... The Districts of England are the lowest level of local government in England except for civil parishes. ... Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs) is a county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the northeast, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. ... Royal motto: Dieu et mon droit (French: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area  - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 1st UK 49,138,831 377/km² Religion... March is a historic market town in the Cambridgeshire fens, on the river Nene. ... Chatteris is one of four market towns in the Fenland district of Cambridgeshire, situated in The Fens between Whittlesey and Ely. ... Whittlesey (historically known as Whittlesea - the name of the railway station is still spelt this way - or Witesie) is a ancient Fenland market town around 6 miles east of Peterborough in the county of Cambridgeshire in England. ... Wisbech (pronounced wiz-beach) is a town with a population of about 19,000 in the Fenland district of Cambridgeshire. ... The Fens may also refer to the Back Bay Fens, park in Boston, Massachusetts. ...


It was formed in April 1, 1974, with the merger of the Borough of Wisbech, Chatteris Urban District, March Urban District, Whittlesey Urban District, North Witchford Urban District and Wisbech Rural District. April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 1974 is a common year starting on Tuesday (click on link for calendar). ... Wisbech (pronounced wiz-beach) is a town with a population of about 19,000 in the Fenland district of Cambridgeshire. ... Chatteris is one of four market towns in the Fenland district of Cambridgeshire, situated in The Fens between Whittlesey and Ely. ... March is a historic market town in the Cambridgeshire fens, on the river Nene. ...




Districts of England - East of England

Babergh | Basildon | Bedford | Braintree | Breckland | Brentwood | Broadland | Broxbourne | Cambridge | Castle Point | Chelmsford | Colchester | Dacorum | East Cambridgeshire | East Hertfordshire | Epping Forest | Fenland | Forest Heath | Great Yarmouth | Harlow | Hertsmere | Huntingdonshire | Ipswich | King's Lynn and West Norfolk | Luton | Maldon | Mid Bedfordshire | Mid Suffolk | North Hertfordshire | North Norfolk | Norwich | Peterborough | Rochford | St Albans | St Edmundsbury | South Bedfordshire | South Cambridgeshire | Southend-on-Sea | South Norfolk | Stevenage | Suffolk Coastal | Tendring | Three Rivers | Thurrock | Uttlesford | Watford | Waveney | Welwyn Hatfield The Districts of England are the lowest level of local government in England except for civil parishes. ... East of England is one of the official regions of England. ... Large sized chicken tender of England/St Georges Cross/State flag of Guernsey, 1936-1985 File links The following pages link to this file: The Ashes Arsenal F.C. Cornwall Cambridgeshire Charlton Athletic F.C. City of London London Borough of Croydon Cheshire Chelsea F.C. Devon England Essex... Babergh is a local government district in Suffolk, England. ... The Basildon district is a local govenment district in Essex, England. ... Bedford is a local government district and borough in the East of England. ... Braintree is a local government district in the English county of Essex. ... Breckland is a local government district in Norfolk, England. ... Brentwood is a local government district and borough in Essex, England. ... Broadland is a local government district in Norfolk, England, named for the Norfolk Broads. ... Broxbourne is a local government district and borough in Hertfordshire, England. ... The city of Cambridge is an old English university town and the regional centre of the county of Cambridgeshire. ... See also: Castle Point (Hoboken) Castle Point is a local government district and borough in Essex, England. ... Chelmsford is a local government district and borough in Essex, England. ... Colchester is a local government district and borough in Essex, England, named for its main town, Colchester. ... This is an article about The Borough of Dacorum. ... East Cambridgeshire is a local government district in Cambridgeshire, England. ... East Hertfordshire is a local government district in Hertfordshire, England. ... Epping Forest is a local government district of the county of Essex, England. ... Forest Heath is a local government district in Suffolk, England. ... Great Yarmouth is a local government district with borough status in Norfolk, England. ... Harlow is a local government district and new town in Essex, United Kingdom. ... Hertsmere is a local government district and borough in Hertfordshire, England. ... Huntingdonshire (abbreviated Hunts) is a part of England around Huntingdon, which is currently administered as a local government district of Cambridgeshire. ... For other places and usages with this name, see Ipswich (disambiguation). ... Kings Lynn and West Norfolk is a local government district and borough in Norfolk, England. ... Luton is a town in England, located 50km north of central London and officially part of the East of England region. ... Maldon is a local government district in Essex, England. ... Mid Bedfordshire is a local government district in Bedfordshire, England. ... Mid Suffolk is a local government district in Suffolk, England. ... North Hertfordshire is a local government district in Hertfordshire, England. ... North Norfolk is a local government district in Norfolk, England. ... Norwich (pronounced variously Norritch or Norridge) is a city in East Anglia, in Eastern England, the regional administrative centre and county town of Norfolk. ... Peterborough is a city in the East of England. ... Rochford is a local government district in Essex, England. ... The City and District of St Albans is a local government district, in Hertfordshire, England. ... St Edmundsbury is a borough in Suffolk, England. ... South Bedfordshire is a local government district in Bedfordshire, England. ... South Cambridgeshire is a mostly rural district of Cambridgeshire, England. ... Southend-on-Sea is a resort town in Essex, England. ... South Norfolk is a local government district in Norfolk, England. ... Stevenage is a town and district in Hertfordshire, England, and is part of the London Commuter Belt. ... Suffolk Coastal is a local government district in Suffolk, England. ... Tendring is a local government district in Essex, England. ... Three Rivers is a local government district in Hertfordshire, England. ... Thurrock is a unitary authority in England. ... Uttlesford is a local government district in Essex, England. ... Watford is a town and district (styled as borough) in Hertfordshire, England about 20 miles northwest of the centre of London. ... Waveney is a local government district in Suffolk, England. ... Welwyn Hatfield is a local government district in southern Hertfordshire. ...

Administrative counties with multiple districts: Bedfordshire - Cambridgeshire - Essex - Hertfordshire - Norfolk - Suffolk The division into counties is one of the larger divisions of England. ... Bedfordshire is a county in England. ... Cambridgeshire (abbreviated Cambs) is a county in England, bordering Lincolnshire to the north, Norfolk to the northeast, Suffolk to the east, Essex and Hertfordshire to the south, and Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire to the west. ... This article is about the county of Essex in England. ... Hertfordshire (pronounced Hartfordshire and abbreviated as Herts) is an inland county in the United Kingdom, officially part of the East of England Government region. ... For alternative meanings see: Norfolk (disambiguation) Norfolk (pronounced NOR-fk) is a low-lying county in East Anglia in the east of southern England. ... This article is about the English county. ...


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Fenland lighters represent one of the great pillars on which much of the regional history rests, and the Project has been able to emphasise this fact while co-operating with a number of organisations including the BBC and Anglia Television.
During 2001, the Fenland Lighter Project was approached by Anglia Television (Granada) regarding historical advice for the River Nene programmes in the very popular 'Riddles of the River' series.
As indicated in the preceding section, the river trade of the Fenland lighters served in effect as an inland extension of seagoing traffic.
Fenland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (231 words)
Fenland is a local government district in Cambridgeshire, England.
Its council is based in March, and covers the neighbouring market towns of Chatteris, Whittlesey, and Wisbech (often called the "capital of the fens").
The Fenland economy has for years been built upon farming and food related industry.
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