Tameside

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Borough of Tameside
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Tameside

Geography
Status:Metropolitan borough
Region:North West England
Ceremonial County:Greater Manchester
Area:
- Total
Ranked 242nd
103.17 km²
Admin. HQ:Ashton-under-Lyne
ONS code:00BT
Demographics
Population:
- Total (2003 est.)
- Density
Ranked 58th
213,410
2,069 / km²
Ethnicity:94.6% White
4.0% S.Asian
Politics
Arms of Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council
Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council
http://www.tameside.gov.uk/
Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
Executive:Labour
MPs:Andrew Gwynne, David Heyes, James Purnell

Tameside is a metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester in the north west of England. It lies 7 miles east of Manchester and consists of nine towns which were brought together in 1974. It borders onto the county of Derbyshire, and the metropolitan boroughs of Oldham, Stockport and Manchester. It is named for the River Tame, which runs through it.

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