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A society dedicated to promoting awareness of the continuing importance of the 92 historic (or traditional) Counties of the United Kingdom.

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Great news released by the DCLG on Saint George’s Day:

To mark St George’s Day, Eric Pickles today (23 April 2014) announced a new initiative to support the ‘tapestry’ of traditional English counties, including getting rid of a Whitehall ban on the names of traditional counties being displayed on street and road signs.

Boundary stone and Road Sign (1970) (Stanley Howe) / CC BY-SA 2.0
Westmorland Boundary stone and Road Sign (1970) Stanley Howe CC BY-SA 2.0

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