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Borough of Wyre
Borough
Shown within non-metropolitan Lancashire
Shown within non-metropolitan Lancashire
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Constituent country England
Region North West England
Ceremonial county Lancashire
Founded 1974
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) British Summer Time (UTC+1)
ONS code 30UQ
Ethnicity 96.6% White
1.9% S.Asian
Website wyrebc.gov.uk

Wyre is a local government district in Lancashire, England. It is a borough, based in the town of Poulton-le-Fylde. Wyre is named after the River Wyre, which runs through the district.

Wyre was formed in 1974.

Town and parish councils in Wyre

Urban areas

Parish councils

  • Barnacre with Bonds
  • Bleasdale
  • Cabus
  • Catterall
  • Claughton on Brock
  • Forton
  • Garstang
  • Great Eccleston
  • Hambleton
  • Inskip-with-Sowerby
  • Kirkland, Lancashire
  • Myerscough and Bilsborrow
  • Nateby
  • Nether Wyresdale
  • Out Rawcliffe
  • Pilling
  • Preesall (Town Council)
  • Stalmine-with-Staynall
  • Upper Rawcliffe with Tarnacre
  • Winmarleigh

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