Arlecdon and Frizington
|Arlecdon and Frizington|
St Paul's Church, Frizington
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Arlecdon and Frizington is a civil parish in the Borough of Copeland in Cumbria, England. The parish includes Arlecdon, Frizington, Rowrah and Asby. It has a population of 3,678, reducing to 3,607 at the 2011 Census.
It constituted an urban district from 1894.
In 1919 John Adams led a successful election challenge to the sitting members of Arlecdon and Frizington District Council. This established the first all-Labour council to be elected in England. Adams held the office of Chairman of the Arlecdon and Frizington Urban District Council from 1919 to 1923.
- Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Copeland Retrieved 2009-09-18
- "Civil Parish population 2011". Retrieved 14 June 2015.
- "Arlecdon Ward population 2015". Retrieved 14 June 2015.
- Cumbria County History Trust: Arlecdon (nb: provisional research only - see Talk page)
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