Some articles on joint bodies:
... Although the metropolitan county council was abolished in 1986, several joint bodies exist to run certain services on a county-wide basis ... Other joint bodies include the Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service and Tyne Wear Archives Museums, which was created from the merger of the Tyne and Wear Archives Service and ... These joint bodies are administered by representatives of all five of the constituent councils ...
Famous quotes containing the words bodies and/or joint:
“The universal principle of etymology in all languages: words are carried over from bodies and from the properties of bodies to express the things of the mind and spirit. The order of ideas must follow the order of things.”
—Giambattista Vico (16881744)
“There is no such thing as the Queens English. The property has gone into the hands of a joint stock company and we own the bulk of the shares!”
—Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (18351910)