London Borough of Harrow

The London Borough of Harrow (/ˈhær/)[4] is a London borough in northwest London, England; it forms part of Outer London. It borders four other London boroughs Barnet to the east of ancient Watling Street (now the A5 road), Brent to the southeast, Ealing to the south and Hillingdon to the west plus the Hertfordshire districts of Three Rivers and Hertsmere to the north. The local authority is Harrow London Borough Council. The London borough was formed in 1965, based on boundaries that had been established in 1934. The borough is made up of three towns: Harrow, Pinner and Stanmore, but also includes western parts of Edgware.

London Borough of Harrow
Coat of arms of London Borough of Harrow
Official logo of London Borough of Harrow
Salus populi suprema lex
(The well-being of the people is the highest law)[1]
Harrow shown within Greater London
Harrow shown within Greater London
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
Ceremonial countyGreater London
Created1 April 1965
Admin HQCivic Centre
Station Road
  TypeLondon borough council
  BodyHarrow London Borough Council
  LeadershipLeader and Cabinet (Conservative)
  MayorCllr Janet Mote[2]
  London AssemblyKrupesh Hirani AM for Brent and Harrow
  MPsGareth Thomas
Bob Blackman
David Simmonds
  Council leaderCllr Paul Osborn (Conservative)[3]
  Total19.49 sq mi (50.47 km2)
  Rank264th (of 309)
  Rank67th (of 309)
  Density13,000/sq mi (5,200/km2)
Time zoneUTC (GMT)
  Summer (DST)UTC+1 (BST)
Area code020
ONS code00AQ
GSS codeE09000015
PoliceMetropolitan Police

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