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Exeter
Ceety o Exeter
Ceety & Non-metropolitan destrict
Clockwise: The Cathedral, The Clock Touer, Devon Coonty Haw, Cathedral Close, The Airn Brig.
Clockwise: The Cathedral, The Clock Touer, Devon Coonty Haw, Cathedral Close, The Airn Brig.
Motto: Semper fidelis (Always Faithfu)
The Destrict o Exeter includin Topsham shawn within Devon
The Destrict o Exeter includin Topsham shawn within Devon
Coordinates: 50°43′N 3°32′W / 50.717°N 3.533°W / 50.717; -3.533Coordinates: 50°43′N 3°32′W / 50.717°N 3.533°W / 50.717; -3.533
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Constituent kintra Ingland
Region Sooth Wast Ingland
Ceremonial an shire coonty Devon
Ceety status Time immemorial
Non-metropolitan destrict 1974
Govrenment
 • Teep Exeter Ceety Cooncil
 • Laird Mayor Olwen Foggin
 • Members o Pairlament Ben Bradshaw (Labour Party)
Hugo Swire (Conservative Pairty)
 • HQ Ceevic Centre, Paris Street
 • UK Pairlament Exeter
East Devon
 • European Pairlament Sooth Wast Ingland
Aurie[1]
 • Tot 18.16 sq mi (47.04 km2)
Aurie rank 274t (o 326)
Population (2011 est.)[2]
 • Tot 124,328
 • Rank 176t (o 326)
 • Density 6,800/sq mi (2,600/km2)
 • Demonyms Exonian
 • Ethnicity (2011)[3]
Time zone GMT (UTC0)
 • Summer (DST) BST (UTC+1)
Postcode destrict EX1-6
Aurie code(s) 01392
Wabsteid www.exploreexeter.co.uk

Exeter (Listeni/ˈɛkstər/) is a historic ceety in Devon, Ingland wi a population o 124,328 (mid-2014 est.).

Twin touns[eedit | eedit soorce]

Exeter is twinned wi Rennes in Fraunce,[4] Bad Homburg in Germany, Yaroslavl in Roushie, an Terracina in Italy.[5]

References From me[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Standard Area Measurements - Local Authorities - Dec 2010 (SAM_LAD_DEC_2010_UK)". UK Standard Area Measurements (SAM). Office for National Statistics. 31 December 2010. Retrieved 1 October 2011. 
  2. "Table P07 2011 Census: Number of usual residents living in households and communal establishments, local authorities in England and Wales". 2011 Census, Population and Household Estimates for England and Wales. Office for National Statistics. 16 Julie 2012. Retrieved 18 Julie 2012. 
  3. "Ethnic Group, 2011". Office for National Statistics. 30 Januar 2013. Retrieved 18 Julie 2013. 
  4. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Archived frae the oreeginal on 5 Julie 2013. Retrieved 20 Julie 2013. 
  5. "Town twinning". Exeter City Council. Retrieved 16 September 2012.