Sandwell

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Sandwell

(ˈsændwɛl)
n
(Placename) a unitary authority in central England, in West Midlands. Pop: 285 000 (2003 est). Area: 86 sq km (33 sq miles)
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The club then changed its name once more to the present one of Sandwell Lions in 1979 after the amalgamation of the Black Country Towns of Oldbury, Smethwick, Wednesbury, West Bromwich and Tipton to create the new Metropolitan Borough of Sandwell.
It's in the Metropolitan Borough of Sandwell and lies five miles north of Birmingham with the junction of the M5 and M6 passing through it.
Finally, in 1974, yet another Local Government Act created a metropolitan borough of Sandwell, and Oldbury was stirred into this.

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