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Lunnon Burgh o Camden
Lunnon burgh
Coat of arms of Lunnon Burgh o Camden
Coat of arms
Official logo of Lunnon Burgh o Camden
Cooncil logo
Camden shown athin Greater Lunnon
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Constituent kintra Ingland
Region Lunnon
Ceremonial coonty Greater Lunnon
Status Lunnon burgh
Admin HQ Toun Haw, Judd Street
Incorporatit 1 Aprile 1965
Government
 • Type Lunnon borough cooncil
 • Body Camden London Borough Council
 • Leadership Leader & Cabinet (Labour)
 • Mayor Cllr Abdul Quadir
 • MPs Frank Dobson
Glenda Jackson
 • Lunnon Assembly Brian Coleman AM for Barnet an Camden
 • EU Parliament Lunnon
Area
 • Total 8.4 sq mi (21.8 km2)
Area rank 317t (o 326)
Population (2010 est.)
 • Total 235,400
 • Rank 61st (o 326)
 • Density 28,000/sq mi (11,000/km2)
 • Ethnicity[1] 52.4% White Breetish
3.5% White Erse
15.7% Ither White
0.8% White & Black Caribbean
0.6% White & Black African
1.2% White & Asie
1.3% Ither Mixed
3.6% Indie
0.9% Pakistani
5.7% Bangladeshi
1.2% Ither Asie
1.6% Black Caribbean
5.1% Black African
0.5% Ither Black
2.7% Cheenese
3.1% Ither
Time zone GMT (UTC0)
 • Summer (DST) BST (UTC+1)
Polis force Metropolitan Polis
Website www.camden.gov.uk

The Lunnon Burgh o Camden (Inglis: London Borough of Camden) is a burgh o Lunnon, Ingland, which forms pairt o Inner Lunnon. The soothren reaches o Camden form a pairt o Central Lunnon. The local authority is Camden London Borough Council.[2]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

The borough wis creatit in 1965 frae the umwhile aurie o the metropolitan burghs o Hampstead, Holborn, an St Pancras, which haed formed pairt o the Coonty o Lunnon.[3] The borough wis named efter Camden Toun, which haed gained its name frae Charles Pratt, 1st Earl Camden in 1795.[4]

Destricts an environs[eedit | eedit soorce]

For a full leet o destricts an neighbourhuids o Camden, see Leet o destricts in Camden

The aurie is in the northren pairt o the ceety, reachin frae Holborn an Bloomsbury in the sooth tae Hampstead Heath in the north. Neighbourin auries are the Ceety o Wastmeenster an the Ceety o Lunnon tae the sooth, Brent tae the wast, Barnet an Haringey tae the north an Islington tae the east. It covers aw or pairt o the N1, N6, N7, N19, NW1, NW2, NW3, NW5, NW6, NW8, EC1, EC2, EC4, WC1, WC2, W1 an W9 postcode auries. It contains pairts o central Lunnon.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Data Management and Analysis Group, Greater London Authority, Demography Update October 2007, (2007)
  2. "Camden Council: About the Council". www.camden.gov.uk. Retrieved 2010-07-28. 
  3. Vision of Britain - Camden LB
  4. Mills, A., Oxford Dictionary of London Place Names, (2001)

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Coordinates: 51°32′N 0°10′W / 51.533°N 0.167°W / 51.533; -0.167