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Coordinates: 53°54′00″N 2°48′32″W / 53.900°N 2.809°W / 53.900; -2.809

Borough of Wyre
Wyre
Shown within non-metropolitan Lancashire
Geography
Status: Borough
Region: North West England
Admin. County: Lancashire
Area:
  Total:
Ranked 145th
282.6 km²
Admin. HQ: Poulton-le-Fylde
ONS code: 30UQ
Demographics
Population:
  Total (2008 est.):
  Density:
Ranked 197th
110,900
392 / km²
Ethnicity: 96.6% White
1.9% S.Asian[1]
Politics
Wyre Borough Council
http://www.wyrebc.gov.uk/
Leadership: Leader & Cabinet
Executive: Conservative
MPs: Joan Humble, Michael Jack, Ben Wallace

Wyre is a local government district with borough status in Lancashire, England. Its council is based in Poulton-le-Fylde.

The district is named after the River Wyre, which runs through the district. It was formed on April 1, 1974 by the Local Government Act 1972, and was a merger of the municipal borough of Fleetwood, along with Poulton-le-Fylde, Preesall and Thornton-Cleveleys urban districts and Garstang Rural District.

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Town and Parish Councils

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Urban areas

Parish Councils

Parliament

Wyre is currently divided into three Parliamentary Constituencies - Lancaster and Wyre, Blackpool North and Fleetwood and Fylde. Following forthcoming boundary changes, Wyre will be split into just two - Wyre and Preston North and Lancaster and Fleetwood.

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