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Rosyth
ROSYTH /rəˈsaɪθ/ ( listen ) (Scottish Gaelic : Ros Fhìobh, "headland of Fife") is a town on the Firth of Forth
Firth of Forth
, three miles (4.8 km) south of the centre of Dunfermline . According to an estimate taken in 2010, the town has a population of 12,850. The town was founded as a garden city and was built to form the coastal port of Dunfermline which began in 1909. Rosyth
Rosyth
is almost contiguous with neighbouring Inverkeithing
Inverkeithing
, separated only by the M90 motorway . Rosyth railway station is on the Fife
Fife
Circle Line
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List Of United Kingdom Locations
A gazetteer of place names in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
showing each place's county , unitary authority or council area and its geographical coordinates
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List Of Places In Scotland
This LIST OF PLACES IN SCOTLAND is a complete collection of lists of places in Scotland
Scotland

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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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Scottish Gaelic Language
SCOTTISH GAELIC or SCOTS GAELIC, sometimes also referred to simply as GAELIC (Gàidhlig ( listen )) or THE GAELIC, is a Celtic language native to the Gaels
Gaels
of Scotland. A member of the Goidelic branch of the Celtic languages, Scottish Gaelic, like Modern Irish and Manx , developed out of Middle Irish . Most of modern Scotland
Scotland
was once Gaelic-speaking, as evidenced especially by Gaelic-language placenames. In the 2011 census of Scotland
Scotland
, 57,375 people (1.1% of the Scottish population aged over three years old) reported as able to speak Gaelic, 1,275 fewer than in 2001. The highest percentages of Gaelic speakers were in the Outer Hebrides . Only about half of speakers were fully literate in the language. Nevertheless, there are revival efforts, and the number of speakers of the language under age 20 did not decrease between the 2001 and 2011 censuses
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List Of United Kingdom Parliament Constituencies
An ELECTORAL DISTRICT (also known as a CONSTITUENCY, LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT, RIDING, WARD, DIVISION, ELECTORAL AREA, or ELECTORATE) is a territorial subdivision for electing members to a legislative body . Generally, only voters (constituents) who reside within the district are permitted to vote in an election held there. From a single district, a single member or multiple members might be chosen. Members might be chosen by a first-past-the-post system or a proportional representative system, or another voting method entirely. Members might be chosen through a direct election under universal suffrage , an indirect election , or another form of suffrage
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Scottish Ambulance Service
The SCOTTISH AMBULANCE SERVICE (Scottish Gaelic : Seirbheis Charbadan-eiridinn na h-Alba) is part of NHS Scotland
NHS Scotland
, and serves all of Scotland
Scotland
. It is a special health board funded directly by the Health and Social Care Directorates of the Scottish Government . The two main functions of the trust are the provision of a paramedic -led accident and emergency service to respond to 999 calls and the patient transport service (non-emergency service), which performs the role of taking patients to and from their hospital appointments, discharges from hospital and non-urgent transfers
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List Of Members Of The European Parliament For The United Kingdom, 2014–19
LEGISLATION * 1972 EC Act * 1986 EC (Amendment) Act * 1993 EC (Amendment) Act * 1998 EC (Amendment) Act * 2002 EC (Amendment) Act * 2008 EU (Amendment) Act * 2011 EU Act EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT ELECTIONS * 1979 * 1984 * 1989 * 1994 * 1999 * 2004 * 2009 * 2014 * * 1973 delegation * 1st * 2nd * 3rd * 4th * 5th * 6th * 7th * 8th Withdrawal * 2004–05 EU Bill * 2013–14 EU (Referendum) Bill * 2015–16 EU membership renegotiation * 2015 EU Referendum Act * 2016 EU (Referendum) Act (Gibraltar) * 2016 EU MEMBERSHIP REFERENDUM * Causes * Endorsements * Issues * Opinion polling * CAMPAIGNS * Organisations advocating and campaigning for a referendum * People\'s Pledge * Labour for a Refere
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Scotland (European Parliament Constituency)
SCOTLAND constitutes a single constituency of the European Parliament . In 2014 it elected six MEPs , using the d\'Hondt method of party-list proportional representation . CONTENTS * 1 Boundaries * 2 History * 3 Returned members * 4 Election results * 4.1 2014 * 4.2 2009 * 4.3 2004 * 4.4 1999 * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links BOUNDARIESThe constituency's boundaries are the same as those of Scotland
Scotland
, one of the four countries of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. HISTORYThe constituency was formed as a result of the European Parliamentary Elections Act 1999 , replacing a number of single-member constituencies
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Garden City Movement
The GARDEN CITY MOVEMENT is a method of urban planning that was initiated in 1898 by Sir Ebenezer Howard in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. Garden cities were intended to be planned, self-contained communities surrounded by "greenbelts ", containing proportionate areas of residences, industry, and agriculture. Inspired by the utopian novel Looking Backward and Henry George
Henry George
's work Progress and Poverty , Howard published his book To-morrow: a Peaceful Path to Real Reform in 1898 (which was reissued in 1902 as Garden Cities of To-morrow ). His idealised garden city would house 32,000 people on a site of 6,000 acres (2,400 ha), planned on a concentric pattern with open spaces, public parks and six radial boulevards , 120 ft (37 m) wide, extending from the centre
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Annabelle Ewing
ANNABELLE JANET EWING (born 20 August 1960) is a Scottish politician, lawyer and Minister for Community Safety and Legal Affairs in the Scottish Government . She is the Scottish National Party (SNP) Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) for the Mid Scotland and Fife region. She was formerly the Minister for Youth and Women\'s Employment 2014−16. She is a former Member of Parliament for Perth 2001−05. CONTENTS * 1 Background * 2 Parliamentarian * 3 References * 4 External links BACKGROUNDShe attended the Craigholme School for Girls in Glasgow and the University of Glasgow , where she graduated with a law degree. Before becoming an MP, Annabelle Ewing was a European Community competition lawyer in Brussels and ran a small legal practice. She lives in Perthshire
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Scottish Labour Party
The SCOTTISH LABOUR PARTY (Scottish Gaelic : Pàrtaidh Làbarach na h-Alba, Scots : Scots Labour Pairty; branded SCOTTISH LABOUR) is the sub-national section of the UK Labour Party that covers Scotland
Scotland
. Labour hold 23 of 129 seats in the Scottish Parliament
Scottish Parliament
and two of six Scottish seats in the European Parliament
European Parliament
. Labour won the largest share of the vote in Scotland
Scotland
at every UK general election from 1964 until 2015, where they lost heavily to the Scottish National Party , every European Parliament
European Parliament
general election from 1979 until being defeated by the SNP in 2009 , and in the first two elections to the Scottish Parliament
Scottish Parliament
in 1999 and 2003
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Dockyard
A SHIPYARD (also called a DOCKYARD) is a place where ships are repaired and built . These can be yachts , military vessels, cruise liners or other cargo or passenger ships. Dockyards are sometimes more associated with maintenance and basing activities than shipyards, which are sometimes associated more with initial construction. The terms are routinely used interchangeably, in part because the evolution of dockyards and shipyards has often caused them to change or merge roles
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Reclaimed Land
LAND RECLAMATION, usually known as RECLAMATION, and also known as LAND FILL (not to be confused with a landfill ), is the process of creating new land from ocean , riverbeds , or lake beds . The land reclaimed is known as RECLAMATION GROUND or LAND FILL. In a number of other jurisdictions, including parts of the United States , the term "reclamation" can refer to returning disturbed lands to an improved state. In Alberta
Alberta
, Canada
Canada
, for example, reclamation is defined by the provincial government as "The process of reconverting disturbed land to its former or other productive uses." In Oceania
Oceania
it is frequently referred to as land rehabilitation
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Scottish Conservatives
The SCOTTISH CONSERVATIVES (Scottish Gaelic : Pàrtaidh Tòraidheach na h-Alba), officially the SCOTTISH CONSERVATIVE AND UNIONIST PARTY, is the part of the Conservative Party in the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
that operates in Scotland
Scotland
. Describing itself as a "patriotic party of the Scottish centre-right", it is the second-largest party in the Scottish Parliament , Scottish local government and as well as being the second-largest Scottish representation in the House of Commons
House of Commons
of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. The party is informally known as the Scottish Tories, due to the Conservative Party's historic links with the Tory Party . The leader of the Scottish Conservatives
Scottish Conservatives
is Ruth Davidson MSP , who has held the post since 2011
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UK Parliament
HM GOVERNMENT * Conservative Party (254)CONFIDENCE AND SUPPLY * Democratic Unionist Party (4)HM MOST LOYAL OPPOSITION * Labour Party (200)OTHER OPPOSITION * Liberal Democrats (101) * Non-affiliated (31) * UKIP (3) * Ind. Labour (2) * Ulster Unionist Party (2) * Green Party (1) * Ind. Social Democrat (1) * Ind
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