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City, ceremonial county and local government district that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district of London. Wikipedia

  • City of London Corporation

    Municipal governing body of the City of London, the historic centre of London and the location of much of the United Kingdom's financial sector. Changed from Corporation of London as the corporate body needed to be distinguished from the geographical area thus avoiding confusion with the wider London local government, the Greater London Authority. Wikipedia

  • Wards of the City of London

    Divided into 25 wards. Historic core of the much wider metropolis of Greater London, with an ancient and sui generis form of local government, which avoided the many local government reforms elsewhere in the country in the 19th and 20th centuries. Wikipedia

  • The Court of Aldermen forms part of the senior governance of the City of London Corporation. It comprises twenty-five aldermen of the City of London, presided over by the Lord Mayor (becoming senior alderman during his year of office). Wikipedia

  • Primary decision-making body of the City of London Corporation. It meets nine times per year. Wikipedia

  • City of London ward clubs are civil society organisations based in the wards of the City of London. Every ward has such a club. Wikipedia

  • London

    Capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. The city stands on the River Thames in the south-east of England, at the head of its 50 mi estuary leading to the North Sea. Wikipedia

  • 33 years old and near the beginning of his career as an architect when the Great Fire of London in 1666 destroyed many of the city's public buildings, including 88 of its parish churches. Commissioned to build 51 replacement churches and St Paul's Cathedral. Wikipedia

  • List of the etymology of street names in the City of London. List of eponymous roads in London Wikipedia

  • Timeline of London

    Timeline of the history of London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom. See also lists of works about London by period: Tudor London, Stuart London, 18th century, 19th century, 1900–1939, 1960s Wikipedia

  • List of churches in the City of London

    List of cathedrals, churches and chapels in the City of London. The list focuses on the more permanent churches and buildings which identify themselves as places of Christian worship. Wikipedia

  • Greater London

    Ceremonial county of England that makes up the majority of the London region. Organised into 33 local government districts—the 32 London boroughs and the City of London, which is located within the region but is separate from the county. Wikipedia

  • History of London

    The history of London, the capital city of England and the United Kingdom, extends over 2000 years. In that time, it has become one of the world's most significant financial and cultural capital cities. Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets

    London borough located in East London; it covers much of the traditional East End. Formed in 1965 from the merger of the former metropolitan boroughs of Stepney, Poplar and Bethnal Green. Wikipedia

  • Architecture of London

    Comprised of a wide variety of architectural styles from a variety of historical periods. London's distinctive architectural eclecticism stems from its long history, continual redevelopment, destruction caused by the Great Fire of London and The Blitz, as well as state recognition of private property rights which often prevented large scale state planning. Wikipedia

  • One of the 25 wards of the City of London, the historic and financial centre of London. Irregularly shaped area, sometimes likened to a tuning fork, bounded on the east by the wards of Queenhithe and Bread Street; the ward of Farringdon Without to the north and west; the ward of Farringdon Within to the north; and by the River Thames to the south. Wikipedia

  • London boroughs

    Governed by a London borough council. The present London boroughs were all created at the same time as Greater London on 1 April 1965 by the London Government Act 1963 and are a type of local government district. Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Barking and Dagenham

    London borough in East London. It lies around 9 miles (14.4 km) east of Central London. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of the history of London in the 20th century, the capital of England and the United Kingdom. See also lists of works about London by period: Tudor London, Stuart London, 18th century, 19th century, 1900–1939, 1960s Wikipedia

  • St Peter, Westcheap

    Parish and parish church of medieval origins in the City of London. The church stood at the south-west corner of Wood Street where it opens onto Cheapside, directly facing the old Cheapside Cross. Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Camden

    Borough in Inner London and, for the purposes of the London Plan has been designated as part of 'Central London'. Historically a part of Middlesex. Wikipedia

  • Temple Bar, London

    The principal ceremonial entrance to the City of London from the City of Westminster. In the middle ages, London expanded city jurisdiction beyond its walls to gates, called ‘bars’, which were erected across thoroughfares. Wikipedia

  • Provided as an overview of and topical guide to London: London – capital and most populous city of England, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom. Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Croydon

    London borough in south London, part of Outer London. Area of 87 km2. Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Southwark

    Connected by bridges across the River Thames to the City of London. Created in 1965 when three smaller council areas amalgamated under the London Government Act 1963. Wikipedia

  • Group of postcode districts in central London, England. It includes almost all of the City of London and parts of the London Boroughs of Islington, Camden, Hackney, Tower Hamlets and Westminster. Wikipedia

  • History of local government in England

    One of gradual change and evolution since the Middle Ages. Based on precedent, and is derived from administrative powers granted (usually by the Crown) to older systems, such as that of the shires. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of London (1800s)

    Timeline of the history of London in the 19th century, the capital of England and the United Kingdom. See also lists of works about London by period: Tudor London, Stuart London, 18th century, 19th century, 1900–1939, 1960s Wikipedia

  • London Borough of Newham

    London borough created in 1965 by the London Government Act 1963. Area previously administered by the Essex county boroughs of West Ham and East Ham, authorities that were both abolished by the same act. Wikipedia

  • Lombard Street, London

    Street notable for its connections with the City of London's merchant, banking and insurance industries, stretching back to medieval times. From Bank junction, where nine streets converge by the Bank of England, Lombard Street runs southeast for a short distance before bearing left into a more easterly direction, and terminates at a junction with Gracechurch Street and Fenchurch Street. Wikipedia

  • Cheapside

    Street in the City of London, the historic and modern financial centre of London, which forms part of the A40 London to Fishguard road. It links St. Martin's Le Grand with Poultry. Wikipedia

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  • Until 1889, the name "London" applied officially only to the City of London, but since then it has also referred to the County of London and to Greater London.London-Wikipedia
  • The deal collapsed over the objections of Lennon, who declared, "I'm sick of being fucked about by men in suits sitting on their fat arses in the City."The Beatles-Wikipedia
  • The county had revised boundaries, with the north east of the historic county bordering the City of London becoming part of a new County of London.Surrey-Wikipedia
  • Later called "The Great Refusal", this decision largely continues to account for the unique governmental status of the City.London-Wikipedia
  • The City of London, London's ancient core and financial centre − an area of just 1.12 sqmi and colloquially known as the Square Mile − retains boundaries that closely follow its medieval limits.London-Wikipedia
  • Along with professional services headquarters, the City of London is home to the Bank of England, London Stock Exchange, and Lloyd's of London insurance market.London-Wikipedia

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