Place:Melton District, Leicestershire, England

NameMelton District
Alt namesMelton Boroughsource: Wikipedia
TypeDistrict municipality
Coordinates52.8°N 0.8°W
Located inLeicestershire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoMelton Mowbray, Leicestershire, Englandurban district absorbed into the district municipality
Melton and Belvoir Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district absorbed into the district municipality
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Melton District or Melton Borough is a local government district with borough status in northeastern Leicestershire, England. It is named after its main town, Melton Mowbray. Other settlements include Asfordby and Bottesford. It has a population of 46,861. The date of this count is not published. A mid-2014 estimate of more than 50,950 is provided by Wikipedia.

The district was formed in 1974 from the Melton Mowbray Urban District and the Melton and Belvoir Rural District.

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