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Constituencies, wards and local councils

Constituencies (a.k.a. parliamentary constituencies): each electing one Member of Parliament (MP) every 5 years to the House of Commons (Parliament). There are 650 constituencies in the UK.Wards (a.k.a. electoral divisions or electoral wards) is the primary unit of English electoral geography for borough and district councils, county councils or city councils. Each ward elects either one or two councillors to be members of the local council. There were 9,456 electoral wards/divisions in the UK and each ward has an average electorate of about 5,500 people, but ward population can vary substantially.Local council is made up of a number of Councillors (Cllr) who meet regularly to make decisions about the direction of the council and the work it does for the community. As elected bodies local councils are responsible to their local community. Attending a council meeting is the best way to find out what they do and how they make decisions. Members of public can attend public council meetin…

Fwd: Warrior Cats Review

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From: "Xiao Qiang" <brenda.rili.sheng@gmail.com>
Date: Apr 27, 2014 10:56 AM
Subject: Warrior Cats
To: "Jim Sheng" <jim.sheng@gmail.com>
Cc:

I like the book a lot. The book is sad and also funny but exciting and adventurous at the same time. A lot of battle mode and survival stuff and it is really a good book. But... i would appreciate it if they talked more about the other clans. Because in this book they only talk about Thunderclan. If they talked more about where Windclan was and how they survive or if they survive. Also Riverclan isn't mentioned much apart from the beginning and the gathering each moon.

I liked the great description of each scene for example, Erin hunter talks about the scene in the forest a lot. And i like how Firepaw (Fireheart, Rusty) meets Smudge again and Smudge looks different than before. I was confused at the beginning what the word cutter was so I looked farther into the story a…