Place:Leominster District, Hereford and Worcester, England


NameLeominster District
TypeDistrict municipality
Coordinates52.22°N 2.74°W
Located inHereford and Worcester, England     (1974 - 1998)

The Leominster District was one of the districts into which the county of Hereford and Worcester was divided on its creation in 1974. It was one of the two district municipalities which absorbed local administrations from both sides of the Herefordshire-Worcestershire border. The county lasted until 1998 at which time the Leominster District was split and the original sections were transferred back to Worcestershire and Herefordshire.

The current district was formed on 1 April 1974 from

When Hereford and Worcester was dissolved in 1998, Herefordshire became a unitary authority and thus the Leominster District ceased to exist.

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