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Brighton and Hove

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City of Brighton and Hove
Image:EnglandBrightonHove.png
Geography
Status:Unitary, City (2000)
Region:South East England
Ceremonial County:East Sussex
Area:
- Total
Ranked 259th
82.67 km²
Admin. HQ:Hove
ONS code:00ML
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 35th
251,458
3,042 / km²
Ethnicity:94.3% White
1.8% S.Asian
Politics

Brighton and Hove City Council
http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/
Leadership:Alternative - Sec.27(2)(b)
Control:Labour
MPs:Celia Barlow, David Lepper, Desmond Turner


Brighton and Hove is a unitary authority and city in East Sussex on the south coast of England. It was formed as a unitary authority in April 1, 1997 by the merger of the East Sussex districts of Brighton and Hove. The district was granted city status in 2000.

Brighton and Hove are usually seen as seperate towns rather than as a single entity, although they form a single urban area.

On October 15, 2004, Brighton and Hove was granted Fairtrade City status.

Nearly 3% of the population of this district described their religion as Jedi in the 2001 census, the highest in the country. See Jedi census phenomenon.

See also

See the Brighton and Hove articles for descriptions of the twin towns, and the Brighton and Hove category for further articles about places and things in the district.



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