This is a listing of websites and other resources covering the history of local government in the UK. It will be divided up as appropriate when sufficiently developed.

By its nature this list will never be complete.


  • Cumbria County Councils [1] - with other links to material on other bodies.
  • Gloucestershire [2]
  • Norfolk [3]
  • House of Commons Briefing Paper on Parish and town councils, by Mark Sandford [4]
  • Local Boards Association [5] (Archives Hub)

Printed textsEdit

Fabian Tract No 189 Urban District Councils [6]