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Proposal to move Methodism to Child Project[edit]

Per Wikipedia:WikiProject Council/Proposals/Methodism Jerodlycett (talk) 09:45, 4 March 2015 (UTC)

AfC submission[edit]

See here. Thanks, FoCuSandLeArN (talk) 13:08, 20 March 2015 (UTC)

Preparing for TFD merge[edit]

Hello, I've started a discussion about the start of a TFD merge of two London railway station templates. The discussion is here, I'm just dropping a note here in case anyone is interested. - X201 (talk) 15:48, 31 March 2015 (UTC)

Why do our maps start the Thames in Richmond?[edit]

A lot of our maps of London boroughs, such as File:City of Westminster in Greater London.svg, only show the River Thames starting from a point in Richmond. This suggests that the Thames' headwaters are in Richmond! Can't we demand more accuracy than that? NeonMerlin 07:11, 1 April 2015 (UTC)

@NeonMerlin: It's not the headwaters, they are out in Gloucestershire, about a mile north of Kemble. Quite simply, the highest point to which tides normally flow is Teddington Lock, which is in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. --Redrose64 (talk) 07:40, 1 April 2015 (UTC)

Move proposal: Disambiguate Burning of Parliament (British) and Burning of the Parliament Buildings in Montreal[edit]

There is a proposal to move Burning of Parliament to Burning of British Parliament and Burning of the Parliament Buildings in Montreal to Burning of Canadian Parliament. Please take part in the discussion at Talk:Burning of Parliament#Requested move 8 May 2015. Curly Turkey ¡gobble! 15:16, 8 May 2015 (UTC)

Sade Adu listed at Requested moves[edit]

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A requested move discussion has been initiated for Sade Adu to be moved to Sade. This page is of interest to this WikiProject and interested members may want to participate in the discussion here. —RMCD bot 22:30, 28 May 2015 (UTC)

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