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Stanley, Falkland Islands

Administration
Full nameStanley, Falkland Islands
Official nameStanley, Falkland Islands
CountryUnited Kingdom
British Overseas TerritoryFalkland Islands
Demography
Total Population2115 (2006)
Other information
Time zoneFKT (UTC-4)
- Summer (DST)FKST (UTC-3)

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Stanley (also known as "Port Stanley") is the capital and only true city

in the Falkland Islands. It is located on the isle of East Falkland, on a north-facing slope, south of Stanley Harbour, in one of the wettest parts of the islands. At the 2006 census, the city had a population of 2,115. Stanley is represented by five members of the Legislative Assembly of the Falkland Islands, currently Jan Cheek, Emma Edwards, Dick Sawle, Gavin Short and Mike Summers.


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