Colnbrook with Poyle

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Template:Infobox UK place Colnbrook with Poyle is a civil parish in the borough of Slough in Berkshire, England. Located approximately Template:Convert west of central London and adjacent to the Greater London boundary, it is an urbanised parish with some industrial development and open land. The local council is Colnbrook with Poyle Parish Council. The parish was created on 1 April 1995 as an amalgamation of Colnbrook from the parish of Iver with Poyle from an unparished area. At the 2001 census it had a population of 5,426.

History

The parish was formed on 1 April 1995, which was the last boundary change of Berkshire before that county council was abolished to be replaced by several unitary authorities. The Colnbrook part had previously been in the Iver parish of South Bucks in Buckinghamshire, whereas the Poyle part had been in the unparished borough of Spelthorne in Surrey (before 1974 forming part of the Staines Urban District of Surrey which had transferred from Middlesex in 1965).

Geography

It is at the eastern end of the borough, and is just to the west of the M25 motorway, which separates the parish from Heathrow Airport in the London Borough of Hillingdon in Greater London.

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