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  Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council | Homepage
The Mental Capacity Act 2005 is a new law that will make a real difference to the lives of people who may lack capacity to make decisions for themselves.
Doncaster businesses have seen an increase in their footfall since the Borough Treasure scheme has launched because of the new visitors they have been able to welcome.
Doncaster News is a community newsletter which is delivered to approximately 128,000 homes in the Borough.
www.doncaster.gov.uk   (245 words)

  
  Metropolitan borough - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Metropolitan Borough (or Metropolitan District) is a type of local government district in England, covering urban areas within Metropolitan Counties.
Between 1899 and 1965, Metropolitan boroughs were the sub-divisions of the County of London.
In 1986 the Metropolitan County Councils (MCCs) were abolished (by the Local Government Act 1985) and most of their functions were devolved to the Boroughs, making them to a large extent Unitary Authorities.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Metropolitan_borough   (313 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Walsall - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Metropolitan borough of Walsall is a metropolitan borough of the county of West Midlands, England.
The current boundaries of the borough were set in April 1, 1974, when the Local Government Act 1972 came into force.
The former county borough of Walsall took in Aldridge-Brownhills urban district from Staffordshire and became a metropolitan district of the West Midlands.
www.kernersville.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Walsall_(borough)   (190 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Bolton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Metropolitan borough of Bolton is a metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England.
The borough of Bolton covers Bolton, as well as nearby places such as, Farnworth, Horwich,,, Westhoughton and Bradshaw.
The current borough was formed on April 1, 1974, by the merger of the old county borough of Bolton, the borough of Farnworth, the urban districts of, Horwich,,, and Westhoughton, as well as part of urban district.
www.lighthousepoint.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Bolton_(borough)   (189 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey was a metropolitan borough in the County of London, created in 1899.
It was abolished and its area became part of the London Borough of Southwark in 1965.
It covered the areas of Bermondsey and Rotherhithe, and was the successor to the St Olave's Poor Law Union which brought together the civil parishes of Bermondsey, Rotherhithe and Saint Olave's (near the cognate Tooley Street).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Metropolitan_Borough_of_Bermondsey   (179 words)

  
 1st Metropolitan Mortgage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Metropolitan Borough of St Marylebone was a metropolitan borough of the County of London from 1899 until in 1965 it was amalgamated with the Metropolitan Borough of Paddington and the Metropolitan Borough of Westminster to form the London Borough of Westminster.
The Metropolitan Borough of St Pancras was a metropolitan borough under London County Council between 1899 and 1965, when it was amalgated with the Metropolitan Borough of Hampstead and the Metropolitan Borough of Holborn to form the London Borough of Camden.
The Railway was incorporated in 1853 as the ‘North Metropolitan Railway’ and was re-incorporated on 7 August 1854 as a mixed-gauge line: it was opened in January 1863 from a junction with the main line Great Western Railway (GWR) at Bishops Road, Paddington to Victoria Street (later Farringdon Street) in the City of London.
www.wwwtln.com /finance/0/1st-metropolitan-mortgage.html   (1125 words)

  
 cars - Metropolitan Borough of Paddington
The Metropolitan Borough of Paddington was a metropolitan borough of the County of London between 1899 and 1965, when it was merged into the London Borough of Westminster.
It was that part of the London Borough of Westminster west of Edgware Road and Maida Vale, and north of Bayswater Road.
To the south it bordered the Metropolitan Borough of Westminster, to the east, the Metropolitan Borough of St Marylebone.
www.carluvers.com /cars/Metropolitan_Borough_of_Paddington   (95 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Doncaster is a metropolitan borough in South Yorkshire, England.
In addition to the town of Doncaster, the borough covers Mexborough, Conisbrough, Thorne and Finningley, where the former Royal Air Force Vulcan bomber base was converted into a passenger airport, Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, opened in spring 2005.
The town was the centre of the until it closed down during the 1980's.
www.eastcleveland.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Metropolitan_Borough_of_Doncaster   (348 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Metropolitan Borough of Camberwell was a metropolitan borough in the County of London.
It was created in 1899, from various other settlements within the County of London.
In 1965 it amalgamated with the Metropolitan Borough of Southwark and the Metropolitan Borough of Bermondsey to form the London Borough of Southwark.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Metropolitan_Borough_of_Camberwell   (95 words)

  
 Metropolitan Borough of St Helens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
St Helens is a metropolitan borough in Merseyside, North West England.
Other settlements in the borough include Newton-le-Willows, Haydock, Rainhill, Eccleston, Clock Face, Billinge and Rainford.
The borough was formed on April 1, 1974 as a merger of the former county borough of St Helens, along with the urban districts of Haydock, Newton-le-Willows and Rainford, and parts of Billinge-and-Winstanley and Ashton-in-Makerfield urban districts, along with part of Whiston Rural District.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/St_Helens_(borough)   (134 words)

  
 Gorringe v Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council [HL]
Larner v Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council was binding on the Court of Appeal in this case and explains why Potter LJ felt obliged to hold that the council owed a duty of care to Mrs.
It is said, however, that the highway authority, Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council, were at fault and must bear some responsibility and liability for the consequences of the accident.
She claims damages for her injuries from Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council, but in order to succeed she must establish that they resulted from a breach of a common law duty of care that the Council owed to her.
www.ipsofactoj.com /international/2005/Part03/int2005(03)-002.htm   (14323 words)

  
 Leader Success Stories: Knowsley Metropolitan Borough - Making the Big Leap.
The challenges of providing services and support to over 154,000 people living in the UK metropolitan borough of Knowsley on Merseyside are overwhelming considering the sheer number and complexity of services involved.
Created in 1974, Knowsley Metropolitan Borough is one of the five local authorities in Merseyside.
The Council itself comprises 66 elected members who represent the residents of the borough, which is divided into areas known as 'council wards.' The Council employs over 7,000 people in eight departments who deliver all local authority services.
www.sdlcg.com /sdlsite/Stories/Knowsley/storyknow.htm   (912 words)

  
 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council - the Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council Case Study | RightNow Technologies
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council - the Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council Case Study
When Jonathan Prew, business and corporate IS manager of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council talks about most customer relationship management (CRM) solutions as “all sizzle and no sausage,” you realise that—in true Yorkshire tradition—he is not a man easily taken in by promises.
Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council is responsible for almost all local government services from education to waste disposal; across its 118 square miles.
www.rightnow.com /resource/casestudy.php?id=1309   (731 words)

  
 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council
Photographs came from throughout the Borough and focused on street scenes, local carnivals and festivals, as well as people at work and play.
Throughout 2000 Dudley libraries participated in a project to encourage Dudley residents to record images of the Borough for posterity.
Members of the public were asked to record details of their daily lives and approximately 1150 photographs were donated.
online.dudley.gov.uk /news/fullrelease.asp?recid=158   (549 words)

  
 Bury Metropolitan Borough Council — Main Office
The Borough lies broadly in the valley of the River Irwell and has a variety of environments and settlements.
In Bury, planning is the responsibility of the Metropolitan Borough Council, although its decisions need to be in general conformity with nation and regional planning policy.
These aims are a result of wide spread consultation at Borough and Area level (including a leaflet to every household in 1999) and reflect the themes of the Cpommunity Strategy.
www.theplanningdirectory.co.uk /auto/main/55.html   (567 words)

  
 The Cheshire and Merseyside (County and Metropolitan Borough Boundaries) Order 1993
"Merseyside" means the metropolitan county of Merseyside, "Liverpool" means the city of Liverpool in that county, and "Sefton" means the metropolitan borough of Sefton in that county;
Prints of the detailed maps (described in article 2) may be inspected at all reasonable times at the offices of the council for each borough or city affected, and additionally at the offices of the Secretary of State for the Environment located in 2, Marsham Street, London SW1P 3EB.
[4] Every district (whether metropolitan or non-metropolitan) is divided into wards for the purposes of the election of district councillors (sections 6(2)(b) and (c) of the Local Government Act 1972).
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si1993/Uksi_19930394_en_1.htm   (984 words)

  
 Avaya :: Bury Metropolitan Borough Council Leads The Way To Improved Services For Citizens With IP Telephony   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Working with Sabio, the innovative contact centre services and solutions company, Bury Metropolitan Borough Council (Bury MBC) has installed IP telephony and unified messaging to improve communication across its network of 150 sites to serve its 2,300 telephone users.
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council wanted to take advantage of the interoperability and open standards of Avaya's IP telephony by integrating it with the existing Cisco data network.
Bury Metropolitan Borough Council deserves recognition as it has taken the next step in using converged communication to drive down costs and improve its services, providing a benchmark for the rest of the sector to follow."
sev.prnewswire.com /telecommunications/20050804/CLTH51604082005-1.html   (787 words)

  
 The Calderdale and Kirklees (Metropolitan Borough Boundaries) Order 1993
"ward" means a ward of the metropolitan borough from or to which an area is transferred by this Order, except in the expression "parish ward", where it means a ward of the parish to which an area is transferred.
Consequential changes are made to wards of those boroughs and to the boundaries of petty sessional divisions.
In approximate terms, the land transferred from Calderdale to Kirklees has a total area of 70 hectares, and a population of 110, and that transferred from Kirklees to Calderdale a total area of 120 hectares, and a population of 67.
www.opsi.gov.uk /si/si1993/Uksi_19930850_en_1.htm   (1024 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional:Europe:United Kingdom:England:West Midlands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The metropolitan area should not be confused with the West Midlands Region.
It is located within the metropolitan area of the West Midlands and is bordered by Bromsgrove to the south, Sandwell and Dudley to the west, Walsall and Lichfield to the north, and North Warwickshire and Solihull to the east.
It lies in the south of the borough, bordering both the City of Birmingham and Dudley Metropolitan Borough.
dmoz.org /Regional/Europe/United_Kingdom/England/West_Midlands/desc.html   (4598 words)

  
 Chief Executive's Department - Elections   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The role of the section is to assist the Chief Executive in her personal responsibilites as Electoral Registration Officer and Returning Officer.
In the first, she produces an annual Register of Electors and processes postal and proxy vote applications whilst, in the second, she conducts all elections in the Borough from Parish and Local to Parliamentary and European.
In addition, she would be responsible for the conduct of any Referendum in the Borough.
www.wiganmbc.gov.uk /pub/cexec/elections   (137 words)

  
 Wandsworth Borough Police | Metropolitan Special Constabulary
Wandsworth Borough's Metropolitan Special Constabulary comprises of volunteers who are fully trained by the Police Service.
Special Constables are expected to conduct the same duties as their regular colleagues and are issued the same uniform and equipment and are also given the same powers of arrest.
The Wandsworth members of The Metropolitan Constabulary play an important role in providing additional officers at peak periods such as Friday and Saturday nights.
www.met.police.uk /wandsworth/special.htm   (162 words)

  
 Familia: St. Helens, Metropolitan Borough of
The 1881 census index on microfiche is available for England, Wales, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, while the CD version of the same data also covers Scotland.
Registers for the old borough of St. Helens from 1870 to present.
Tithe maps from the 19th century are held for the borough.
www.familia.org.uk /services/england/st_helens.html   (258 words)

  
 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council - Education and learning
We are a Beacon service providing education for more than 50,000 pupils who attend our 112 primary and secondary schools.
This is an exciting opportunity to transform secondary education in the borough.
Building Schools for the Future (BSF) is a major capital investment programme and if successful will attract in the region of £200 million to replace or renew our schools.
www.dudley.gov.uk /education-and-learning   (320 words)

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