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.



countycon2014

The Association of British Counties and Historic Counties Trust cordially invite you to ‘CountyCon2014’…

A day of talks, news and fun

for all those who love our historic counties 

25 October 2014 

at the Town Hall, Lutterworth, Leicestershire

Registration and further details

Latest News

The UK County Map Quiz is the first interactive activity to launch in the new County-Wise Activity Zone. Try you luck at correctly identifying the counties of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales. Or why not try all of them? Try your … Continue reading

21 September 2014 mapscreen

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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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