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Giltbrook, Nottinghamshire

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Giltbrook, Nottinghamshire

Giltbrook is a village in England situated approximately 10 kilometres west-northwest of Nottingham and within close reach of junction 26 of the M1 motorway. It is part of Greasley (Giltbrook and Newthorpe) ward, which had a population of 6,076 in 2001. The name Giltbrook is believed to come from the old English name "Gylden Broc", which means golden stream, or brook.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK4845
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115

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