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Table 1 Water fluoridation timeline of the UK (2012). Adapted from by the British Fluoridation Society, One in a million: The facts about water fluoridation. [Online] Available at: https://www.bfsweb.org/one-in-a-million (Accessed 18/11/2019)

From: A review of water fluoridation implementation strategy in England 2002–2005

City/Area in the UKPopulation receiving artifically fluoridated waterDate of initiation
Cumbria120,0001969–71
Cheshire137,0001968
Tyneside643,0001968
Northumbria101,0001968
County Durham85,0001968
Humberside136,0001968/69
Lincolnshire250,000Mid 1970s
Nottinghamshire287,000Mid 1970s
Derbyshire43,000Mid 1970s
Birmingham1,000,0001964
Solihull200,0001964–74
Coventry300,0001981–89
Sandwell300,0001986
Dudley305,0001986–88
Walsall253,0001985–87
Wolverhampton236,0001986
Staffordshire497,0001986–88
Shropshire22,0001985–89
Warwickshire431,0001964–87
Worcestershire253,0001970–91
Bedfordshire198,0001971
TOTAL5,797,000