The Association of British Counties

The Association of British Counties

is a society dedicated to promoting
awareness of the continuing
importance of the 92 historic

(or traditional) counties

of the United Kingdom.


Latest News

Those who attended the recent Historic Counties Convention will have heard the latest developments in the Association’s work. The Association continues to promote the historic counties, and encourages their use. To help support this motive, the County-Wise website features a growing … Continue reading

29 October 2014 Lutterworth Town Hall

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Featured Articles

In this series of articles from the archives of This England, we step into Michael Bradford’s vision of Huntingdonshire from the summer of 1993. Local government reform is on the horizon and Huntingdonshire continues to fight for its identity. In 2014, as the … Continue reading

8 September 2014    A summer's day at Hemingford Grey, one of the country's loveliest villages.

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