Greater London


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Greater London

n
(Placename) See London12

Lon•don

(ˈlʌn dən)

n.
1. Jack (John Griffith Chaney), 1876–1916, U.S. novelist.
2. a metropolis in SE England, on the Thames: capital of the United Kingdom.
3. City of, an old city in the central part of the former county of London: the ancient nucleus of the modern metropolis. 4700; 1 sq. mi. (3 sq. km).
4. County of, a former administrative county comprising the City of London and 28 metropolitan boroughs, now part of Greater London.
5. Greater, an urban area comprising the city of London and 32 metropolitan boroughs. 6,967,500; 609 sq. mi. (1575 sq. km).
6. a city in S Ontario, in SE Canada. 303,165.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Greater London - the capital and largest city of EnglandGreater London - the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
Big Ben - clock in the clock tower of the Houses of Parliament, London
Newgate - a former prison in London notorious for its unsanitary conditions and burnt down in riots in 1780; a new prison was built on the same spot but was torn down in 1902
Tower of London - a fortress in London on the Thames; used as a palace and a state prison and now as a museum containing the crown jewels
Old Bailey - the central criminal court in London
Fleet Street - a street in central London where newspaper offices are situated
Harley Street - a street in central London where the consulting rooms of many physicians and surgeons are located
Lombard Street - a street in central London containing many of the major London banks
Whitehall - a wide street in London stretching from Trafalgar Square to the Houses of Parliament; site of many government offices
Trafalgar Square - a square in central London where there is a memorial to Admiral Nelson
England - a division of the United Kingdom
City of London, the City - the part of London situated within the ancient boundaries; the commercial and financial center of London
Greenwich - a borough of Greater London on the Thames; zero degrees of longitude runs through Greenwich; time is measured relative to Greenwich Mean Time
Bloomsbury - a city district of central London laid out in garden squares
Soho - a city district of central London now noted for restaurants and nightclubs
Wembley - a southeastern part of Greater London that is the site of the English national soccer stadium
West End - the part of west central London containing the main entertainment and shopping areas
City of Westminster, Westminster - a borough of Greater London on the Thames; contains Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey
Pall Mall - a fashionable street in London noted for its many private clubs
Wimbledon - a suburb of London and the headquarters of the club where annual international tennis championships are played on grass courts
Londoner - a native or resident of London
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One dark winter night - it had struck nine some time before the landlord joined us - there was a sick man in the George, a great neighbouring proprietor suddenly struck down with apoplexy on his way to Parliament; and the great man's still greater London doctor had been telegraphed to his bedside.
Tfl is undertaking a procurement on behalf of itself and other awarding authorities to set up a framework of concessionaires and service providers that may supply, install, maintain, operate and provide associated services relating to charge points (cp) for electric vehicles within greater london.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 27, 2017-NorthStar Realty Europe completes sale of Woking office asset in greater London for about GBP72m
Highlights & inclusions A seated ticket (face value PS45) for Andre Rieu & The Johann Strauss Orchestra concert (upgrades available) One night's bed and buffet breakfast hotel accommodation in the Greater London area Return hotel-venue coach transfers Christmas with Katherine Jenkins at the Royal Albert Hall 2 days from PS149.
50 ticket face value - ticket upgrades available) A short guided tour of London One night's bed and continental breakfast hotel accommodation in the Greater London area Return hotel-venue transfers Coach travel from the local area Escorted by a friendly tour manager
Highlights & inclusions Entrance to Kew Gardens and The Hive Free evening transfer into Central London One night's four-star bed and English breakfast hotel accommodation with leisure facilities in the Greater London area Coach travel from the local area Escorted by a friendly tour manager QUOTE LPE Call 0330 160 7726 Visit newmarket.
Highlights & inclusions A choice of Saturday evening performance tickets for a West End show of your choice Leisure time in a four-star luxury hotel Free time in London for shopping and sightseeing One night's bed and English breakfast accommodation in a four-star luxury hotel in Greater London Coach travel from the local area Escorted by a friendly tour manager Wimbledon Championships 2016 The iconic event of any summer 3 days from PS229.
This takes the total equity raised for the Fund to over GBP 80m for investment in greater London residential development opportunities.
Highlights & inclusions A Circle Seat at the Royal Albert Hall for 'Carols with the Stars' (ticket upgrades available) A short panoramic London sightseeing tour Shopping and sightseeing in London One night's bed and continental breakfast accommodation in the Greater London area Coach travel from the local area Escorted by a friendly tour manager QUOTE LPE Call 0330 160 7726 Visit newmarket.
Meanwhile Teesside has the 11th highest crime rate in England and Wales, outside the Greater London area.
THE cost of renting homes in the West Midlands has risen faster than in Greater London in the past year, new data reveals.
This increase is a 932% rise and exceeds both the average gains for Greater London of 820% and the UK of 576% over the same period of time.

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