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West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

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West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

West Bridgford is a town in the Rushcliffe borough of Nottinghamshire, England, immediately south of the city of Nottingham, delimited by the River Trent. It forms a continuous urban area with Nottingham, effectively making it a suburb of the city, and means it was chosen as the administrative centre for Nottinghamshire County Council. As part of the Rushcliffe constituency its MP is The Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke, QC.
DistrictRushcliffe
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5836
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
 

Other names by which West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Bridgeford ~ Bridgford ~ Bridgford West

West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Bridgford, West, par. and township, in S. of co. and 2 miles SE. of Nottingham -- par., 1720 ac., pop. 388; township, pop. 293; contains Bridgford Manor.

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