local government district with borough status in Lancashire, England

Wyre is a local government district in Lancashire, England. It is a borough, based in the town of Poulton-le-Fylde. Wyre is named after the River Wyre, which runs through the district.

Borough of Wyre
Shown within non-metropolitan Lancashire
Shown within non-metropolitan Lancashire
Coordinates: 53°54′00″N 2°48′32″W / 53.9000°N 2.8090°W / 53.9000; -2.8090Coordinates: 53°54′00″N 2°48′32″W / 53.9000°N 2.8090°W / 53.9000; -2.8090
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Constituent countryEngland
RegionNorth West England
Ceremonial countyLancashire
Admin. HQPoulton-le-Fylde
 • TypeWyre Borough Council
 • Leadership:Leader & Cabinet
 • Executive:Conservative
 • MPs:Joan Humble, Michael Jack, Ben Wallace
Time zoneUTC+0 (Greenwich Mean Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+1 (British Summer Time)
ONS code30UQ
Ethnicity96.6% White
1.9% S.Asian[1]

Wyre was formed in 1974.

Town and parish councils in WyreEdit

Urban areasEdit

Parish councilsEdit


  1. "Resident Population Estimates by Ethnic Group (Percentages)". Office for National Statistics. 30 October 2007. Archived from the original on 2018-12-26. Retrieved 2008-08-26.

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