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|Borough of Trafford|
|Region:||North West England|
|Ceremonial County:||Greater Manchester|
- Total (2002 est.)
1,978 / km²
Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council
|Leadership:||Leader & Cabinet|
|MPs:||Graham Brady, Paul Goggins, Beverley Hughes|
Trafford is also home to the Trafford Centre, northwest-Britain's largest indoor shopping complex, and the Imperial War Museum North, which faces Salford's Lowry centre across the Manchester Ship Canal.
The borough was formed on April 1, 1974 as a merger of the boroughs of Altrincham and Sale, along with Bowdon and Hale urban districts and part of Bucklow Rural District , all in Cheshire, along with the borough of Stretford and Urmston urban district from Lancashire.
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