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Wembley
Location
OS grid reference: TQ175855
Latitude: 51.55609362586493°
Longitude: -0.30420617747970824°
Administration
London borough: Brent
County level: Greater London
Region: London
Constituent country: England
Sovereign state: United Kingdom
Other
Ceremonial county: Greater London
Historic county: Middlesex
Services
Police force: Metropolitan Police
Fire brigade: London Fire Brigade
Ambulance service: London Ambulance
Post office and telephone
Post town: WEMBLEY
Postal district: HA0
Dialling code: 020
Politics
UK Parliament: Brent South
London Assembly: Brent and Harrow
European Parliament: London
London | List of places in London

Wembley, until 1965 a borough in its own right, forms the northern part of the London Borough of Brent. It is a suburban development located 8 miles (12.9 km) west north-west of Charing Cross. Image File history File links Greater_london_outline_map_bw. ... Image File history File links Red_pog. ... The British national grid reference system is a system of geographic grid references commonly used in Great Britain, different from using latitude or longitude. ... Latitude, usually denoted symbolically by the Greek letter phi, , gives the location of a place on Earth north or south of the equator. ... Longitude, sometimes denoted by the Greek letter λ (lambda),[1][2] describes the location of a place on Earth east or west of a north-south line called the Prime Meridian. ... The administrative area of Greater London contains thirty-two London boroughs. ... The London Borough of Brent is a London borough in north west London and forms part of Outer London. ... Metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties are a level of subnational division of England used for the purposes of local government. ... Greater London is the top level administrative subdivision covering London, England. ... The region, also known as Government Office Region, is currently the highest tier of local government subnational entity of England in the United Kingdom. ... Greater London is the top level administrative subdivision covering London, England. ... Constituent countries is a phrase sometimes used, usually by official institutions, in contexts in which a number of countries make up a larger entity or grouping; thus the OECD has used the phrase in reference to the former Yugoslavia (example here) and European institutions such as the Council of Europe... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... The Ceremonial counties of England are areas of England that are appointed a Lord-Lieutenant, and are defined by the government with reference to the metropolitan and non-metropolitan counties of England. ... Greater London is the top level administrative subdivision covering London, England. ... The historic counties of England are ancient subdivisions of England. ... Middlesex is one of the 39 historic counties of England and the second smallest (after Rutland). ... There are a number of policing agencies in the United Kingdom. ... The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) is the Home Office police force responsible for Greater London, with the exception of the square mile of the City of London. ... Fire brigades in the United Kingdom are organised on a territorial basis. ... The London Fire Brigade (LFB) provides fire fighting and rescue services in London, UK. It is the third largest fire department in the world with nearly 7000 staff. ... This is a list of ambulance services in the United Kingdom: Ambulance services in England, after July 1, 2006 are A few deviations from the above have been made for operational reasons. ... The London Ambulance Service (LAS) is the largest ambulance service in the world that does not directly charge its patients for its services. ... A post town is a required part of all UK postal addresses. ... UK postal codes are known as postcodes. ... The UK telephone numbering plan, also known as the National Numbering Plan, is regulated by the Office of Communications (Ofcom), which replaced the Office of Telecommunications (Oftel) in 2003. ... 020 is the STD code for Greater London in the United Kingdom. ... The United Kingdom House of Commons is made up of Members of Parliament (MPs). ... Brent South is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... Greater London is divided into a number of constituencies for London Assembly elections. ... Brent and Harrow is a constituency represented in the London Assembly. ... Sign in the entrance of the European Parliament building in Brussels, written in all the official languages used in the European Union as of July 2006 The European Parliament building in Strasbourg The debating chamber, or hemicycle, in Strasbourg The European Parliament building in Brussels The European Parliament (formerly European... 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Wembley is the location of the English national football stadium, Wembley Stadium, the home of English National football team and Wembley Arena which for 39 years was the site of the Professional World Singles Tournament in tennis. Wembley Stadium is a football stadium located in Wembley, London. ... Wembley Arena at Night (Taken at a live WWE Show). ... The Three Major Professional Tournaments Professional tennis players in the years before the Open era began in 1968 played mostly on tours in head-to-head competition. ... For other uses, see Tennis (disambiguation). ...


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Local stations (and train services): Alperton is a place in the London Borough of Brent, N.West London. ... Kingsbury is a place in the London Borough of Brent, north-west London. ... Perivale is a place in west London in the London Borough of Ealing. ... Harrow is the principal town in the London Borough of Harrow. ... Neasden Neasden is a place in the London Borough of Brent. ... Willesden is an area in North West London which forms part of the London Borough of Brent. ...


Schools: Wembley High Technology College National Rail uses the BR double-arrow logo National Rail is a brand name of the Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC). ... North Wembley station is both a London Underground station and a railway station. ... Silverlink Trains is a regional franchise in the British railway system with routes in suburban London and from London to Northampton. ... The Bakerloo Line is a line of the London Underground and coloured brown on the Tube map. ... Stonebridge Park station is both a London Underground station and a railway station. ... Wembley Central station is both a London Underground station and a National Rail station. ... Southern is the latest name of the train operating company that took over from Connex South Central on the routes to South London, Surrey, and Sussex from Victoria and London Bridge. ... Wembley Stadium railway station is a National Rail station adjacent to Wembley Stadium in north London. ... Chiltern Railways is a train operating company in England. ... Sudbury & Harrow Road railway station is a National Rail station in Sudbury in north London. ... The London Underground is an all electric railway system that covers much of the conurbation of Greater London and some neighbouring areas. ... Wembley Park tube station is a London Underground station at Wembley. ... The Metropolitan Line is part of the London Underground, coloured magenta on the Tube map. ... The Jubilee Line is a line on the London Underground, coloured silver grey on the Tube map. ...



Main districts of the London boroughs | List of places in London

Acton | Barking | Barnes | Barnet | Battersea | Beckenham | Bermondsey | Bethnal Green | Bexleyheath | Bloomsbury | Brentford | Brixton | Bromley | Camberwell | Camden Town | Carshalton | Catford | Chelsea | Chingford | Chislehurst | Chiswick | City | Clapham | Clerkenwell | Coulsdon | Croydon | Dagenham | Deptford | Ealing | East Ham | Edmonton | Eltham | Enfield Town | Feltham | Finchley | Fulham | Greenwich | Hackney | Hammersmith | Hampstead | Harrow | Hendon | Highbury | Highgate | Hillingdon | Holborn | Hornchurch | Hounslow | Ilford | Isle of Dogs | Isleworth | Islington | Kensington | Kentish Town | Kilburn | Kingston upon Thames | Lambeth | Lewisham | Leyton | Mayfair | Mitcham | Morden | Nag's Head | New Malden | Orpington | Paddington | Peckham | Penge | Pinner | Poplar | Purley | Putney | Richmond | Romford | Ruislip | Shepherd's Bush | Shoreditch | Sidcup | Soho | Southall | Southgate | Stepney | Stoke Newington | Stratford | Streatham | Surbiton | Sutton | Sydenham | Teddington | Thamesmead | Tooting | Tottenham | Twickenham | Upminster | Uxbridge | Walthamstow | Wandsworth | Wanstead | Wapping | Wealdstone | Welling | Wembley | West Ham | Westminster | Whitechapel | Willesden | Wimbledon | Wood Green | Woodford | Woolwich The administrative area of Greater London contains thirty-two London boroughs. ... This is a partial list of places in London, England. ... Acton is a town situated 6. ... Barking is the principal town in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. ... Barnes is a suburb in south-west London in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. ... High Barnet or Chipping Barnet is a place in the London Borough of Barnet. ... Battersea is a place in the London Borough of Wandsworth. ... Beckenham is a town in the London Borough of Bromley, England. ... Bermondsey is a place in the London Borough of Southwark. ... Bethnal Green is an area in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, in the East End of London. ... Bexleyheath, formerly known as Bexley New Town, part of the London Borough of Bexley, consists of a suburban development located 12 miles (19. ... Bloomsbury is an area of central London, in the London Borough of Camden. ... Brentford is a suburb in the London Borough of Hounslow at the confluence of the River Thames and the River Brent in South West London, situated approximately 8 miles (12. ... Brixton is an area of South London, part of the London Borough of Lambeth. ... Bromley is the principal town in the London Borough of Bromley, England. ... Camberwell is a district of London in the London Borough of Southwark. ... Camden Town is a place in the London Borough of Camden, England. ... Carshalton is a suburb of London, part of the London Borough of Sutton, located 10 miles (16. ... Catford is an area in the London Borough of Lewisham, England. ... Statue of Thomas More on Cheyne Walk. ... Chingford is a town in London Borough of Waltham Forest. ... Chislehurst is a place in the London Borough of Bromley. ... Chiswick (IPA pronunciation: ) is an extensive district of West London, located within the eastern extremity of the London Borough of Hounslow and 5. ... The City of London is a geographically-small City within Greater London, England. ... Clapham is a neighbourhood in the London Borough of Wandsworth, South London. ... Clerkenwell (pronounced clarkenwell) is a locality in the southermost part of the London Borough of Islington. ... Coulsdon is a place in the London Borough of Croydon on the Brighton Road (A23). ... Croydon is a large town and major commercial centre in southern England, and is also an area of Greater London, being the main settlement in the London Borough of Croydon. ... Dagenham is a town within the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. ... Deptford is an area of the London Borough of Lewisham, on the south bank of the River Thames in south-east London. ... Ealing is a town in the London Borough of Ealing. ... East Ham is a place in the London Borough of Newham. ... Edmonton is a place in the eastern part of the London Borough of Enfield. ... Eltham is a place in the London Borough of Greenwich. ... Enfield Town is a town in the London Borough of Enfield. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Finchley is a place in the London Borough of Barnet, London, England. ... For the place in Adelaide, South Australia see Fulham, South Australia Fulham is an area of London in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, located 3. ... Greenwich (pronounced grenn-itch or by some grinn-itch ) is a town, now part of the south eastern urban sprawl of London, on the south bank of the River Thames in the London Borough of Greenwich. ... The Hackney Empire is one of the oldest surviving music halls in Britain. ... Hammersmith is an urban centre in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham in London, approximately 5 miles (8km) west of Charing Cross on the north bank of the River Thames. ... Hampstead is an area in the London Borough of Camden. ... Harrow is the principal town in the London Borough of Harrow. ... For other places with the same name, see Hendon (disambiguation). ... Highbury Clock is located just north of Highbury Fields, near the junction of Highbury Barn and Highbury Hill. ... View of Highgate, John Constable, 1st quarter of 19th century. ... Hillingdon is a place in the London Borough of Hillingdon. ... Holborn (pronounced ho-bun or ho-burn) is a place in London, named after a tributary to the river Fleet that flowed through the area, the Hole-bourne (the stream in the hollow). ... Hornchurch is a town in the London Borough of Havering in East London. ... Hounslow is the principal town of the London Borough of Hounslow in West London. ... Ilford is a district in the London Borough of Redbridge in East London, England. ... The Isle of Dogs in 1899, at the height of its commercial success The Isle of Dogs is in the centre of this 2005 aerial view of east London as seen from the skies over south London. ... Isleworth is an affluent suburb located in the London Borough of Hounslow alongside the River Thames in west London. ... Islington is an inner-city district in north London. ... Kensington is an area to the west of Central London in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. ... Kentish Town is a place in London in the London Borough of Camden. ... Kilburn is an area of North London on the border of the London Borough of Brent and the London Borough of Camden. ... Kingston upon Thames, part of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, is an ancient market town where Saxon kings were crowned, and is now a lively suburb of London. ... Lambeth is a place in the London Borough of Lambeth. ... Lewisham is an area within the London Borough of Lewisham in south-east London. ... Leyton is a town in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. ... Mayfair is an area in the City of Westminster London, named after the fortnight-long May Fair that took place there from 1686 until it was banned in that location in 1764. ... Mitcham is a place in the London Borough of Merton. ... Morden is a place in the London Borough of Merton. ... The former Nags Head pub Nags Head, Holloway is a locality in North London, in the Borough of Islington. ... New Malden is a suburban town and shopping centre mostly in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames and partly in the London Borough of Merton, and is situated 9. ... Orpington is a place in the London Borough of Bromley. ... Paddington is an area in the west of London in the City of Westminster. ... Peckham is a place in the London Borough of Southwark. ... Penge is a place in the London Borough of Bromley. ... Pinner is a suburb in north-west London. ... Poplar is an area of the East End of London in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. ... Purley is a place in the London Borough of Croydon. ... Putney is a district in the London Borough of Wandsworth. ... Richmond is a suburb and the principal settlement of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames in south west London, England. ... Romford is a town in East London, England and the principal settlement of the London Borough of Havering. ... Ruislip (pronounced rice-lip [raɪslɪp]) is a place in the London Borough of Hillingdon, in northwest London, England. ... Shepherds Bush is a district of West London in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, situated 4. ... Shoreditch Town Hall Shoreditch is a place in the London Borough of Hackney. ... Sidcup is a place in London, England in the London Borough of Bexley. ... Soho is an area of central Londons West End, in the borough of the City of Westminster. ... Southall Broadway, November 2005 Glassy Junction pub, November 2005 For people named Southall, see Southall (surname) Southall is a London suburb in the London Borough of Ealing. ... Southgate is an area in the London Borough of Enfield. ... Stepney is a place in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. ... The Castle Climbing Centre, once the main Water Board pumping station. ... Stratford, historically Stratford Langthorne, is a place in the London Borough of Newham in East London. ... Streatham is a place in the London Borough of Lambeth. ... Surbiton is a suburban area of London situated in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. ... Sutton is the principal town in the London Borough of Sutton. ... Sydenham is a place, for the most part, in the London Borough of Lewisham; though some streets towards Crystal Palace Park and Penge are in the London Borough of Bromley, and some streets off Sydenham Hill are in the London Borough of Southwark. ... Teddington is a suburb of south west London, England and part of the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. ... Thamesmead is a new town, more realistically a new suburb, in London built on the southern bank of the River Thames, 9. ... Tooting is a suburb in the London Borough of Wandsworth in south London. ... Tottenham is in the London Borough of Haringey. ... Twickenham is a suburb in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, south west London. ... Upminster is a place in the London Borough of Havering. ... Uxbridge is a place in the London Borough of Hillingdon in West London, England. ... Walthamstow is a town in the London Borough of Waltham Forest. ... Wandsworth is a largely middleclass area by the River Thames in south-west London. ... Wanstead is a place in the London Borough of Redbridge. ... Wapping Old Stairs, one of many points of access to the foreshore in the area. ... Wealdstone is a place in the London Borough of Harrow, north-west Greater London where Ash and Binz can often be found ratted out of their heads on strong cider and cheap spirits. ... Welling is a district in the London Borough of Bexley. ... This article is about the borough called West Ham, for the football club, see West Ham United F.C. West Ham is in the London Borough of Newham located 6. ... Westminster is a district within the City of Westminster in London. ... Whitechapel is a place in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, United Kingdom. ... Willesden is an area in North West London which forms part of the London Borough of Brent. ... Wimbledon (pronounced ) is a suburb of London, part of the London Borough of Merton and located seven miles (11. ... Wood Green is a district in the London Borough of Haringey. ... Woodford is principally noteworthy for being the birthplace of the founder members of the notorious association who called themselves the Whores Drawers in the 1980s. ... Woolwich is a suburb in south-east London, England in the London Borough of Greenwich, on the south side of the River Thames, though the tiny exclave of North Woolwich (which is now part of the London Borough of Newham) is on the north side of the river. ...


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