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  • abbr. Leicestershire (in postal addresses)


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  • They visited Stamford, Clipsham and Melton Mowbray; that is Stamford (Lincs), Clipsham (Rutland) and Melton Mowbray (acually in Leics).

    A visit to pork pie country

  • Married Day, of Earl Shilton, Leics, never rose beyond the rank of private - despite claiming to have been a lieutenant in his application to join an ex-servicemen's club in nearby Hinckley.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • The fantasist, of Earl Shilton, Leics, topped off his impossible selection of gongs with an SAS beret as he walked with 600 genuine heroes at the parade in Bedworth, Warks, last month.

    NEWS December

  • But when approached at his home in Earl Shilton, Leics.,

    NEWS December

  • This seems to be a favourite of female Chief Constables, eg Dr Wilding & Ms Thornton as well as that Leics Supt.

    IPCC To Investigate Barwell Deaths « POLICE INSPECTOR BLOG

  • The Dummy upon which I once practiced my kiss of life, has been replaced in Whitwick Leics.

    Out With The Old

  • It would not be fair to ignore some of the better snouts like David Taylor Con (NW Leics) £1.45, Malcolm Moss Con (NE Cambs) £2.18, Mike O'Brien Lab (N Warwicks) £1. 47and Paul Clarke Lab (Gillingham) the PPS to Ed Balls who clocked up a whopping £4.10 per mile!

    Archive 2008-03-01

  • Shoes and Arab culture: "Palmer, from Oakham, Leics, was accused of racial abuse to an officer and waving a shoe in his face — a insult to Arabs." thanks anonymous

    Sunday, August 24, 2008

  • It went solidly Conservative controlled overnight as did nearby NW Leics a similarly unheard of event.

    Conservative Gains Top 900

  • Jack - described in court as "a fast player of ability" - had his career ended by the injury and later sued Syston Rugby Football Club Ltd, of Barkby Road, Queniborough, Leics, claiming negligence in not carrying out a thorough pre-match pitch inspection led to the accident. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph


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