Choppington

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Choppington
Choppington is located in Northumberland
Choppington
Choppington
Location within Northumberland
Population9,787 (2011)[1]
OS grid referenceNZ255835
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCHOPPINGTON
Postcode districtNE62
PoliceNorthumbria
FireNorthumberland
AmbulanceNorth East
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northumberland
55°08′42″N 1°36′04″W / 55.145°N 1.601°W / 55.145; -1.601Coordinates: 55°08′42″N 1°36′04″W / 55.145°N 1.601°W / 55.145; -1.601

 

Choppington is a village and civil parish in Northumberland, England. It is situated a short distance to the south-east of Morpeth, and north of Bedlington. It was at one time part of the three big mid-Northumberland collieries (Ashington, Bomarsund and Choppington).

The parish, which was formerly called North Bedlington, also includes the settlements of Bomarsund, Guide Post, Stakeford, Sheepwash, Scotland Gate and West Sleekburn.

Governance[edit]

An electoral ward exists. the population of this ward at the 2011 Census was 4,792.[2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 26 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Ward population 2011". Retrieved 26 June 2015.

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