Place:Gedling District, Nottinghamshire, England

NameGedling District
TypeDistrict municipality
Coordinates52.98°N 1.08°W
Located inNottinghamshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoArnold, Nottinghamshire, Englandurban district from which it was formed in 1974
Carlton, Nottinghamshire, Englandurban district from which it was formed in 1974
Basford Rural, Nottinghamshire, Englandrural district from which some parishes were transferred in 1974
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Gedling is a local government district with borough status in Nottinghamshire, England, whose council is based in the town of Arnold, northeast of Nottingham. The population at the 2011 UK census was 113,543.

Gedling Borough or District was formed on 1 April 1974 by merging the Arnold and Carlton Urban Districts and part of Basford Rural District. It is named after the village of Gedling. Other settlements include Burton Joyce, Calverton, Colwick and Ravenshead.

The Borough covers mainly affluent suburbs northeast of Nottingham including Arnold, Carlton and part of Mapperley, and the area north of Nottingham into the rural villages of Calverton, Woodborough, Ravenshead and Newstead extending north to Mansfield.

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