lancaster / ˈ l æ ŋ k ə s t ər /, / ˈ l æ n k æ s-/ a cathedral city and the county town of lancashire, england, is on the river lune and has a population of 52,234. the wider city of lancaster local government district has a population of 138,375. the house of lancaster was a branch of the english royal family, whilst the duchy of lancaster holds large estates on behalf of elizabeth .
ware is a town of around 18,800 people in hertfordshire, england close to the county town of hertford. it is also a civil parish in east hertfordshire district. the prime meridian passes to the east of ware. the town lies on the north–south a10 road which is partly shared with the east–west a414 for hertford to the west and harlow to the .
wikipedia:unusual place names. jump to navigation jump to search. this page contains material that is kept because it is considered humorous. it is not meant to be taken seriously. a very long railway station sign for a very long name. a bay state fire department's patch, with the longest place name in the united states. this page is meant for wikipedians to list articles about places with .
lyme regis is the setting for much of the historical novel remarkable creatures by tracy chevalier, of which fossil hunter mary anning is a protagonist. lyme regis is the setting and filming location for upcoming romantic drama film ammonite, starring kate winslet as mary anning alongside saoirse ronan and fiona shaw. sport
these burial places of british royalty record the known graves of monarchs who have reigned in some part of the british isles currently includes only the monarchs of scotland, england, native princes of wales to 1283, or monarchs of the great britain, and the united kingdom , as well as members of their royal families.
halifax / ˈ h æ l ɪ f æ k s / is a minster town in the metropolitan borough of calderdale in west yorkshire, england.historically in the west riding of yorkshire, the town has been a centre of woollen manufacture from the 15th century onward, originally dealing through the piece hall.halifax is known for mackintosh's chocolate and toffee products including rolo and quality street.
the world's 50 best restaurants list is compiled from the votes of the 'world’s 50 best restaurants academy', a group of 26 panels established to make the ranking. the world is divided into regions, with a chairperson in each region appointed for their knowledge of their part of the restaurant world. these chairs each selected a voting panel .
middleton is a town in the metropolitan borough of rochdale, greater manchester, england, on the river irk 5 miles 8.0 km southwest of rochdale and 4.4 miles 7.1 km northeast of manchester city centre.middleton had a population of 42,972 at the 2011 census. it lies on the northern edge of manchester, with blackley to the south and moston to the south east.
look up best in wiktionary, the free dictionary. best or the best may refer to: search for 'best' on wikipedia. this disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title best. if an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.
there has long been debate over the exact location of the geographical centre of the united kingdom, and its constituent countries, due to the complexity and method of the calculation, such as whether to include offshore islands, and the fact that erosion will cause the position to change over time.there are two main methods of calculating this 'centre': either as the centroid of the two .
list of places in england. jump to navigation jump to search. here is a list of places, divided by ceremonial counties of england. northumberland . durham. lancashire .
the economist intelligence unit’s where-to-be-born index previously called the quality-of-life index, abbreviated qli attempts to measure which country will provide the best opportunities for a healthy, safe and prosperous life in the years ahead.it is based on a method that links the results of subjective life-satisfaction surveys to the objective determinants of quality of life across .
a filming location is a place where some or all of a film or television series is produced, in addition to or instead of using sets constructed on a movie studio backlot or soundstage. in filmmaking, a location is any place where a film crew will be filming actors and recording their dialog. a location where dialog is not recorded may be considered a second unit photography site.
the north of belize consists mostly of flat, swampy coastal plains, in places heavily forested. the flora is highly diverse considering the small geographical area. the south contains the low mountain range of the maya mountains. the highest point in belize is doyle's delight at 1,124 m 3,688 ft .
list of populated places in south africa. jump to navigation jump to search. south africa's cities and main towns a. name province remarks/new name aalwynsfontein: northern cape .
chequers, or chequers court, is the country house of the prime minister of the united kingdom.a 16th-century manor house in origin, it is located near the village of ellesborough, halfway between princes risborough and wendover in buckinghamshire, united kingdom, at the foot of the chiltern hills.it is about 40 miles 64 km north-west of central london.
see the list of places in england for places in other counties. some of the larger settlements of the west midlands. this is a list of cities, towns, villages and other settlements in the ceremonial county – not the region – of west midlands, england . this section is empty. you can help by adding to it. this section is empty.
this is an incomplete list of places in london, england. aside from the city and the london boroughs themselves, all contemporary districts of london are informal designations; usually based or adapted from historic parish or borough boundaries which were all abolished by 1965. london postcode districts often have an influence over where a .
olympia greek: ὀλυμπία; ancient greek: ; modern greek: oli m ˈbia olymbía is a small town in elis on the peloponnese peninsula in greece, famous for the nearby archaeological site of the same name, which was a major panhellenic religious sanctuary of ancient greece, where the ancient olympic games were held. the site was primarily dedicated to zeus and drew visitors from all over .