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Encyclopedia > North Norfolk
North Norfolk District
North Norfolk
Shown within Norfolk
Geography
Status: District
Region: East of England
Admin. County: Norfolk
Area:
- Total
Ranked 29th
965.46 km²
Admin. HQ: Cromer
ONS code: 33UF
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2004 est.)
- Density
Ranked 219th
99,800
103 / km²
Ethnicity: 99.2% White
Politics
North Norfolk District Council
http://www.north-norfolk.gov.uk/
Leadership: Leader & Cabinet
Liberal Democrats
MP: Norman Lamb

North Norfolk is a local government district in Norfolk, England. Its council is based in Cromer. Image File history File links NorfolkNorth. ... Norfolk (pronounced IPA: ) is a low-lying county in East Anglia in the east of southern England. ... The region, also known as Government Office Region, is currently the highest tier of local government subnational entity in England. ... East of England is one of the official regions of England. ... Norfolk (pronounced IPA: ) is a low-lying county in East Anglia in the east of southern England. ... 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. ... Map sources for Cromer at grid reference TG2142 Beaches and cliffs east of Cromer in the summer The town of Cromer from the shore. ... The Office for National Statistics coding system is a hierarchical code used in the United Kingdom for tabulating census and other statistical data. ... 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. ... The United Kingdom is divided into four parts, England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. ... The Liberal Democrats, often shortened to Lib Dems, are a liberal political party 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. ... Norman Lamb MP Norman Peter Lamb (born 16 September 1957) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... Non-metropolitan districts (usually just called Districts) are local government sub-divisions of English Counties. ... Norfolk (pronounced IPA: ) is a low-lying county in East Anglia in the east of southern England. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages English Capital London Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population –mid-2004... Map sources for Cromer at grid reference TG2142 Beaches and cliffs east of Cromer in the summer The town of Cromer from the shore. ...

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History

The district was formed on April 1, 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972. It was a merger of Cromer Urban District, North Walsham Urban District, Sheringham Urban District, Wells-next-the-Sea Urban District, Erpingham Rural District, Smallburgh Rural District, and Walsingham Rural District. April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... The Local Government Act 1972 (1972 c. ...


Composition

The district is entirely parished, and is made up of 121 civil parishes. At the time of the 2001 census, the district had an area of 994 km², with a population of 98,382 in 43,502 households.[1] In England a civil parish (usually just parish) is the lowest unit of local government, lower than districts or counties. ... Census 2001 is the name by which the national census conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday 29 April 2001 is known. ... 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. ...


The district contains the following civil parishes:

Alby with Thwaite is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Aldborough is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Antingham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, about six miles (10 km) south of Cromer and three miles (5 km) north of North Walsham. ... Ashmanhaugh or Ashmanaugh is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, situated some 20 km north east of Norwich. ... Aylmerton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Baconsthorpe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Bacton is a village on the North Norfolk coast in England. ... Barsham is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, and includes the villages of East Barsham, North Barsham, West Barsham and Houghton St Giles. ... Barton Turf is a small village in the English county of Norfolk. ... Beeston Regis is a village and civil parish in the North Norfolk district of Norfolk, England. ... Binham is a village and civil parish in the North Norfolk district of Norfolk, England, about five miles south-east of Wells-next-the-Sea. ... Blakeney Harbour Blakeney, looking out to Blakeney Point and the sea from Mariners Hill The High Street in Blakeney Blakeney is a village and civil parish on the north coast of the English county of Norfolk, between Sheringham and Wells-next-the-Sea. ... Bodham Is a village situated a couple of miles inland from the north norfolk coast. ... Brinton may refer to: Maurice Brinton, writer for libertarian socialist group Solidarity Daniel Garrison Brinton, American archaeologist and ethnologist Crane Brinton, American historian of France and the history of ideas Sal Brinton, a British Liberal Democrat politician Brinton, Norfolk This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with... Brumstead is a village near Stalham in the English county of Norfolk, with a population of about 60 people. ... Map sources for Cromer at grid reference TG2142 Beaches and cliffs east of Cromer in the summer The town of Cromer from the shore. ... Dilham is a village on the River Ant near Stalham in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. ... Dunton is a small village in the English County of Norfolk. ... East Ruston is a village in the English county of Norfolk. ... Erpingham village and parish is situated in Norfolk, four miles to the north of Aylsham, and gives its name to the adjoining Hundred, which was held by the family of Sir Thomas Erpingham for many generations. ... Fakenham is a town (population 7357) in Norfolk, England, situated on the River Wensum. ... Felbrigg is a small village just south of Cromer in Norfolk. ... Field Dalling is a small village, situated about 4 miles west of Holt in the North Norfolk district of Norfolk in England and about three miles from the coast. ... Great Snoring is a rural village in North Norfolk by the River Stiffkey, in the East of England, UK[1]. Its population in the 2001 census was 168, whereas in 1841 it was 556 (including 81 in the Walsingham Union Workhouse). ... Gunthorpe is a village with a population of 261 (as of 2001) and is situated 5 miles south west of Holt in the county of Norfolk in England. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Happisburgh (pronounced Hays-bro) is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Hickling is the name of a number of villages in England, United Kingdom: In Norfolk within The Broads National Park: Hickling Hickling Green Hickling Heath In Nottinghamshire Hickling near Melton Mowbray This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Hindringham is a village population 468 ) in the North Norfolk district of the county of Norfolk in England. ... Holkham is a civil parish in the north-west of the county of Norfolk, England, comprising a small village, a major stately home and estate, and an attractive beach. ... Holt is a market town in the county of Norfolk, England. ... Horning Green, 1962 Horning is an ancient village in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. ... Horsey is a village in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. ... Hoveton (pronounced /ˈhÉ’ftÉ™n/) is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Ingham is a small village in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park, close to Stalham. ... Kettlestone is a small village (population 177) in the English county of Norfolk. ... Ludham is a village in Norfolk, England, in The Broads National Park, at the end of a dyke leading to Womack Water and flowing into the River Thurne. ... Melton Constable is a village (population 518) in Norfolk, England. ... Morston is a village in Norfolk, England. ... Mundesley is a small village on the North East coast of Norfolk, England, approximately seven miles east of Cromer and four miles west of Bacton. ... Neatishead is a village on the north-western side of Barton Broad in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. ... Map sources for North Walsham at grid reference TG2830 North Walsham is a market town and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Overstrand is a village (population 952) on the north coast of Norfolk in England, two miles east of Cromer. ... Paston is an area of Peterborough, situated in the north of the City. ... Potter Heigham is a village on the River Thurne in Norfolk, England within The Broads National Park. ... Salthouse is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Scottow is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Sculthorpe is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Map sources for Sheringham at grid reference TG1543 Sheringham is a seaside town (population 7143[1]) in Norfolk, England, west of Cromer. ... Sloley is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Map sources for Stalham at grid reference TG3725 Stalham is a market town (population 2951) in the English county of Norfolk. ... Stiffkey is a village on the north Norfolk coast. ... Map sources for Stody at grid reference TG055351 Stody is a small village near Melton Constable and Holt in north Norfolk. ... Trimingham is a seaside village (population 370[1]) on the north east coast of the Norfolk, England. ... Trunch is a village and parish in Norfolk, England, situated three miles north of North Walsham and two miles from the coast at Mundesley. ... Map sources for Walsingham at grid reference TF934368 This refers to the town, for other uses see Walsingham (disambiguation) Walsingham (full name Little Walsingham) is a small market town (population 864) in Norfolk, England, famed for its religious shrines in honour of the Virgin Mary. ... Warham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Map sources for Wells-next-the-Sea at grid reference TF9143 The quay from the sea wall. ... Westwick is a small village (population 72), situated to the south of North Walsham in Norfolk, England. ... Wighton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Witton Bridge or Witton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Wiveton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Wood Norton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. ... Map sources for Worstead at grid reference TG3026 Worstead is a village in Norfolk, England, south of North Walsham and north of Wroxham. ...

References

December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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