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Greenwich Mean Time Line
GREENWICH (/ˈɡrɛnɪtʃ/ ( listen ), /ˈɡrɪnɪdʒ/ , /ˈɡrɪnɪtʃ/ or /ˈɡrɛnɪdʒ/ ) is a town in the Royal Borough of Greenwich
Greenwich
in the traditional county of Kent
Kent
and ceremonial county of Greater London
Greater London
centred 5.5 miles (8.9 km) east south-east of Charing Cross . The town lends its name to the Royal Borough of Greenwich
Greenwich
. The town gives its name to one of the five boroughs of the London Docklands , and is connected to areas with docks of London historically by river and today to Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf
and other districts by the Docklands Light Railway
Docklands Light Railway

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List Of Places In England
Here is a LIST OF PLACES, divided by ceremonial county of England
England
. Northumberland Durham Lancashire Cheshire Derbs. Notts. Lincolnshire Leics. Staffs. Shropshire Warks. Northants. Norfolk Suffolk Essex Herts. Beds. Bucks. Oxon. Glos. Somerset Wiltshire Berkshire Kent Surrey Hampshire Dorset Devon Cornwall Heref. Worcs. Bristol East Riding of Yorkshire Rutland Cambs. Greater London Tyne font-size:85%; left:205.15px; top:136.2px">Cumbria North Yorkshire South Yorks. West Yorkshire Greater Manc
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List Of United Kingdom Locations
A gazetteer of place names in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
showing each place's county , unitary authority or council area and its geographical coordinates
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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London Docklands
LONDON DOCKLANDS is the name for the riverfront and formal docks in London
London
, capital of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
, based around east and south east London
London
respectively. It forms part of the boroughs of Southwark
Southwark
, Tower Hamlets , Lewisham
Lewisham
, Newham and Greenwich
Greenwich
. The docks were formerly part of the Port of London
London
, at one time the world\'s largest port . They have now been redeveloped principally for commercial and residential use. The name LONDON DOCKLANDS was used for the first time in a government report on redevelopment plans in 1971 and has since become virtually universally adopted. It also created conflict between the new and old communities of the London
London
Docklands
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Greenwich And Lewisham (London Assembly Constituency)
GREENWICH AND LEWISHAM is a constituency represented in the London Assembly . It consists of the combined area of the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the London Borough of Lewisham
London Borough of Lewisham
. CONTENTS * 1 Overlapping constituencies * 2 Assembly Members * 3 Election results * 4 References OVERLAPPING CONSTITUENCIESIn elections to Westminster it is traditionally strong Labour-voting area, with all constituencies returning Labour MPs
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List Of London Assembly Constituencies
Greater London is divided into fourteen territorial constituencies for London Assembly elections, each returning one member. The electoral system used is Additional Member System without an overhang and there are, therefore, a fixed number of eleven additional members elected from a party list
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List Of Members Of The European Parliament For The United Kingdom, 2014–19
LEGISLATION * 1972 EC Act * 1986 EC (Amendment) Act * 1993 EC (Amendment) Act * 1998 EC (Amendment) Act * 2002 EC (Amendment) Act * 2008 EU (Amendment) Act * 2011 EU Act EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ELECTIONS * 1979 * 1984 * 1989 * 1994 * 1999 * 2004 * 2009 * 2014 * * 1973 delegation * 1st * 2nd * 3rd * 4th * 5th * 6th * 7th * 8th Withdrawal * 2004–05 EU Bill * 2013–14 EU (Referendum) Bill * 2015–16 EU membership renegotiation * 2015 EU Referendum Act * 2016 EU (Referendum) Act (Gibraltar) * 2016 EU MEMBERSHIP REFERENDUM * Causes * Endorsements * Issues * Opinion polling * CAMPAIGNS * Organisations advocating and campaigning for a referendum * People\'s Pledge * Labour for a Refere
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London (European Parliament Constituency)
LONDON is a constituency of the European Parliament
European Parliament
. It currently elects 8 MEPs using the d\'Hondt method of party-list proportional representation . CONTENTS * 1 Boundaries * 2 History * 3 Returned members * 4 Election results * 4.1 2014 * 4.2 2009 * 4.3 2004 * 4.4 1999 * 5 References BOUNDARIESThe constituency corresponds to the Greater London
London
region of England, in the south east of the United Kingdom. HISTORYPrior to 1999, London
London
was represented by a number of single-member constituencies
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List Of United Kingdom Parliament Constituencies
An ELECTORAL DISTRICT (also known as a CONSTITUENCY, LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT, RIDING, WARD, DIVISION, ELECTORAL AREA, or ELECTORATE) is a territorial subdivision for electing members to a legislative body . Generally, only voters (constituents) who reside within the district are permitted to vote in an election held there. From a single district, a single member or multiple members might be chosen. Members might be chosen by a first-past-the-post system or a proportional representative system, or another voting method entirely. Members might be chosen through a direct election under universal suffrage , an indirect election , or another form of suffrage
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Greenwich And Woolwich (UK Parliament Constituency)
GREENWICH AND WOOLWICH /ˈɡrɪnɪdʒ ən ˈwuːlɪdʒ/ is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2015 by Matthew Pennycook of the Labour Party . CONTENTS * 1 Constituency profile * 2 History * 3 Boundaries * 4 Members of Parliament * 5 Election results * 5.1 Elections in the 2010s * 5.2 Elections in the 2000s * 5.3 Elections in the 1990s * 6 Notes and references * 7 See also CONSTITUENCY PROFILEThe seat while dominated in the south by expansive and panoramic Greenwich Park retains constituent connections to work at the former Royal Docks by and Gas Works in North Greenwich and has a considerable social dependency in its Greenwich and Woolwich town centres, including in social housing , heightened by an acute demand for housing, particularly in the western half, SE10 due to architecturally-rich conservation areas and very close proximity to Canary Wharf and City of London
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Canary Wharf
CANARY WHARF is a major central business and planned district on the Isle of Dogs
Isle of Dogs
in London
London
. It was formerly a wharf in the Port of London that was one of the busiest in the British Empire
British Empire
. Now it is one of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
's two main financial centres – along with the City of London
London
– and contains many of Europe's tallest buildings, including the second-tallest in the UK, One Canada Square
One Canada Square
. Canary Wharf
Wharf
contains around 16,000,000 square feet (1,500,000 m2) of office and retail space, of which around 7,900,000 square feet (730,000 m2) (about 49%) is owned by Canary Wharf
Wharf
Group
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Docklands Light Railway
The DOCKLANDS LIGHT RAILWAY (DLR) is an automated light metro system opened in 1987 to serve the redeveloped Docklands area of London. It reaches north to Stratford , south to Lewisham
Lewisham
, west to Tower Gateway and Bank in the City of London financial district, and east to Beckton , London City Airport
London City Airport
and Woolwich
Woolwich
Arsenal . The system uses minimal staffing on trains and at major interchange stations; the four below-ground stations are staffed to comply with underground station fire and safety requirements. Similar proposals have been made for the Tube . The DLR is operated under a franchise awarded by Transport for London to KeolisAmey Docklands, a joint venture between transport operator Keolis and infrastructure specialists Amey plc
Amey plc

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English Civil War
Parliamentarian victory * Execution of King Charles I * Exile of Charles II * Establishment of the republican Commonwealth under Oliver Cromwell BELLIGERENTS English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish Royalists English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish Parliamentarians COMMANDERS AND LEADERS * King Charles I * Prince Rupert of the Rhine * Charles II * Earl of Essex
Essex
* Thomas Fairfax * Oliver Cromwell
Oliver Cromwell
CASUALTIES AND LOSSES 50,000 34,000 127,000 noncombat deaths (including some 40,000 civilians) * v * t * e English Civil War
English Civil War
* First * Second * Third The ENGLISH CIVIL WAR (1642–1651) was a series of armed conflicts and political machinations between Parliamentarians ("Roundheads ") and Royalists ("Cavaliers ") over, principally, the manner of England's government
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Elizabeth I
ELIZABETH I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called THE VIRGIN QUEEN, GLORIANA or GOOD QUEEN BESS, the childless Elizabeth was the last monarch of the House of Tudor
House of Tudor
. Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII of England
Henry VIII of England
and Anne Boleyn
Anne Boleyn
, his second wife, who was executed two-and-a-half years after Elizabeth's birth. Anne's marriage to Henry VIII
Henry VIII
was annulled, and Elizabeth was declared illegitimate. Her half-brother, Edward VI of England , ruled until his death in 1553, bequeathing the crown to Lady Jane Grey and ignoring the claims of his two half-sisters, Elizabeth and the Roman Catholic Mary , in spite of statute law to the contrary . Edward's will was set aside and Mary became queen, deposing Lady Jane Grey
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