Breckland

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Breckland District
Breckland
Shown within Norfolk
Geography
Status:District
Region:East of England
Admin. County:Norfolk
Area:
- Total
Ranked 12th
1,305.12 km²
Admin. HQ:Dereham
ONS code:33UB
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 151st
124,422
95 / km²
Ethnicity:98.5% White
Politics
Breckland District Council
http://www.breckland.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Conservative
MPs:Christopher Fraser, Keith Simpson

Breckland is a local government district in Norfolk, England. Its council is based in Dereham.

It was formed on April 1, 1974 by the merger of the borough of Thetford, the urban districts of East Dereham, and Swaffham, and Wayland Rural District, Mitford and Launditch Rural District and Swaffham Rural District.


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