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Hadleigh, Suffolk
HADLEIGH is an ancient market town and civil parish in South Suffolk , East Anglia , situated, next to the River Brett
River Brett
, between the larger towns of Sudbury and Ipswich
Ipswich
. The headquarters of Babergh District Council are located in the town, which at the 2011 census had a population of 8,253. CONTENTS * 1 Origin of the name * 2 History * 3 Religion * 4 Economy * 5 Culture * 6 Sport and leisure * 7 Notable people * 8 References * 9 External links ORIGIN OF THE NAMESkeat , in his 1913 The Place-Names of Suffolk, says this: Spelt Hadlega, R.B. ; Hadleigh, Ipm .; Hædleage, in a late chapter, Thorpe , Diplomat, 527; Headlega, Annals of St Neot , quoted in Plummer 's ed. of the A.S.Chronicle , ii. 102; Hetlega, D.B. , p.184. In D.B. the t stands for th; and the true A.S. form appears in a Worcs
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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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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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Market Town
MARKET TOWN or MARKET RIGHT is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages
Middle Ages
, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets , distinguishing it from a village and city . A town may be correctly described as a "market town" or as having "market rights", even if it no longer holds a market, provided the legal right to do so still exists. CONTENTS * 1 Czech Republic * 2 England
England
and Wales * 3 German-language area * 4 Norway
Norway
* 5 Scotland * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 Further reading * 9 External links CZECH REPUBLIC Main article: Městys ENGLAND AND WALES The Fish Market at Hastings Beach by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1810 From the time of the Norman conquest, the right to award a charter was generally seen to be a royal prerogative. However, the granting of charters was not systematically recorded until 1199
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East Anglia
EAST ANGLIA is a geographical area in the East of England . The area included has varied but the legally defined NUTS 2 statistical unit, comprises the counties of Norfolk
Norfolk
, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire , including the City of Peterborough
Peterborough
unitary authority. The name derives from the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of the East Angles , a tribe that originated in Angeln , northern Germany
Germany
. CONTENTS * 1 Area * 2 History * 3 Geography * 3.1 Climate * 4 Transport * 5 Universities * 6 Enterprise zones * 7 Symbols and culture * 8 Tourism * 9 See also * 10 Notes * 11 References * 12 External links AREADefinitions of what constitutes East Anglia
East Anglia
vary
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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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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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Emergency Medical Services In The United Kingdom
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE UNITED KINGDOM provide emergency care to people with acute illness or injury and are predominantly provided free at the point of use by the four National Health Services of England , Scotland , Wales , and Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
. Emergency care including ambulance and emergency department treatment is free to everyone, regardless of immigration or visitor status. The NHS commissions most emergency medical services through the 14 NHS organisations with ambulance responsibility across the UK (11 in England, 1 each in the other three countries). As with other emergency services, the public normally access emergency medical services through one of the valid emergency telephone numbers (either 999 or 112 )
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East Of England Ambulance Service
The EAST OF ENGLAND AMBULANCE SERVICE NHS TRUST (EEAST) is the authority responsible for providing National Health Service
National Health Service
(NHS) ambulance services in the counties of Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
, Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
, Essex
Essex
, Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
, Norfolk
Norfolk
and Suffolk
Suffolk
, in the East of England region. These consist of 5.8 million people and 7,500 square miles. It is one of 10 Ambulance
Ambulance
Trusts providing England with emergency medical services , and is part of the NHS , receiving direct government funding for its role. There is no charge to patients for use of the service, and under the Patient\'s Charter every person in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
has the right to the attendance of an ambulance in an emergency
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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 Referendu
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Walter Skeat
WALTER WILLIAM SKEAT (21 November 1835 – 6 October 1912), FBA , was the pre-eminent British philologist of his time. He was instrumental in developing the English language as a higher education subject in the United Kingdom. CONTENTS * 1 Life * 2 Work * 2.1 Etymology, lexicography, and place-name studies * 2.2 Editions * 2.3 Teaching * 3 International relations * 4 References * 5 External links LIFESkeat was born in London and educated at King\'s College School (Wimbledon ), Highgate School , and Christ\'s College, Cambridge
Cambridge
. He became a fellow at Christ's College in July 1860. In 1860, Skeat was ordained an Anglican deacon and married Bertha Clara. In December 1860, he became a curate at East Dereham , where he served during 1861 and most of 1862. From 1862 to 1863, Skeat served as the curate at Godalming , Surrey
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Red Book Of The Exchequer
The RED BOOK OF THE EXCHEQUER (Liber Rubeus or Liber ruber Scaccarii) is a 13th-century manuscript compilation of precedents and office memoranda of the English Exchequer
Exchequer
. It contains additional entries and annotations down to the 18th century. It takes its name from its red leather binding, which distinguishes it from the related and contemporary, but smaller, Black Book of the Exchequer
Exchequer
. J. Horace Round wrote in 1898 that "second only in honour to Domesday Book itself, the "Liber Rubeus de Scaccario" has, for more than six centuries, held a foremost place among our national records. Prized by officials for its precedents, by antiquaries for its vast store of topographical and genealogical information, its well-thumbed pages have been scanned by twenty generations of students"
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Domesday Book
DOMESDAY BOOK (/ˈduːmzdeɪ/ or US : /ˈdoʊmzdeɪ/ ; Latin
Latin
: Liber de Wintonia "Book of Winchester
Winchester
") is a manuscript record of the "Great Survey" of much of England and parts of Wales completed in 1086 by order of King William the Conqueror . The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle states: Then, at the midwinter , was the king in Glocester with his council ... . After this had the king a large meeting, and very deep consultation with his council, about this land; how it was occupied, and by what sort of men
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Battle Of Edington
Coordinates : 51°15′50″N 02°08′34″W / 51.26389°N 2.14278°W / 51.26389; -2.14278 BATTLE OF EDINGTON Part of the Viking invasions of England Memorial to the Battle of Ethandun erected in 2000 near Bratton Castle
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Pargeting
PARGETING (or sometimes PARGETTING) is a decorative or waterproofing plastering applied to building walls. The term, if not the practice, is particularly associated with the English counties of Suffolk
Suffolk
and Essex
Essex
. In the neighbouring county of Norfolk