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Welcome to Wikishire
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Today is 24th March 2019 .
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Wikishire is where you may find the best of Britain and Ireland.

Wikishire is where you are; whether you are on the Shetland islands or the South Shetland Islands, or the places between, Wikishire is a growing guide on all you need to know about the British and Irish lands.

Tell the world what you love about your home. Each shire, from Kent to Kerry is here, with ever-growing detail; if your town or village is not in Wikishire, or if something important is missed out, then log on, then -

Add it and Edit

To begin, you can peruse the list of counties of the UK or Republic of Ireland, or even go directly to a random page! To accompany the encyclopædia we also have an interactive map of the counties of the British Isles.

Today's featured image is:

St Marys, Great Hampden, Buckinghamshire

Great Hampden

Great Hampden is a village in the heart of the Chilterns, in Buckinghamshire. It may be found about three miles southeast of Princes Risborough.

This is the ancestral home of the Hobart-Hampden family, of whom came John Hampden, famous for resisting King Charles's attempt to impose ship money, precipitating the Civil War. (Read more)

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What is a wiki?

A wiki is a collaborative website with certain standard functions allowing easy editing of pages by anyone. At Wikishire, you may log on and start work right away.

Few things stay still for long, and here you can keep updating or improving the articles. A wiki is a constant work in progress.