East Staffordshire

East Staffordshire

East Staffordshire is a local government district with borough status in Staffordshire in England. It has two main towns, Burton upon Trent, famous for its breweries, and Uttoxeter, for its racecourse.

Villages in the area are Tutbury, Barton-under-Needwood, Rolleston on Dove, Hanbury, Doveridge.

The borough was formed on April 1, 1974 by the merger of the former county borough of Burton upon Trent with Uttoxeter urban district and Tutbury Rural District and Uttoxeter Rural District.

External links

* [http://www.enjoyeaststaffs.co.uk/index.php Enjoy East Staffordshire]
* [http://www.flickr.com/groups/eaststaffordshire/ Flickr photos of East Staffordshire]

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