of Britain Through Time: Frome Rural District which is responsible for local planning (planning permission) and building control (Building regulations in the United Kingdom), local roads, council housing, environmental health, markets and fairs, refuse collection and recycling, cemeteries and crematoria, leisure services, parks, and tourism. Sassoon married four times - firstly Stephanie Munro, at Inverness in 1955 (dissolved 1961); secondly

Marguerite Dicks in 1961 (dissolved 1974); thirdly Susan Christian-Howard in 1975 (dissolved 1982); and lastly Alison Pulvertaft. He had a daughter by his first marriage, Kendall Sassoon, who has two children of her own with her partner, Stewart Reeves. They are Oliver Thornycroft Reeves-Sassoon and Logan Thea Reeves-Sassoon. Kendall is the Patron-in-Chief of the Siegfried Sassoon Fellowship, and a Lady Associate Royal Welch Fusilier. His daughter and son by his third marriage, Isobel Hannah (born 1976) and Thomas Thornycroft (born 1978), were both killed in a road accident in Mendip, Somerset, in 1996.

Hamilton, Bermuda

: 1,500 Referee: Hu Liu (CAN (Canada)) foundation location Corporate HQ: Hamilton, Bermuda Operational HQ: El Paso, Texas key_people '''Helen of Troy Limited''' ( ) is a manufacturer of personal care electrical products under brands licensed from Vidal Sassoon, Revlon, Dr. Scholl's, Sunbeam (Sunbeam Products), Health o meter, Sea Breeze (Sea Breeze (brand)), and Vitapoint. It is also


Israel and announce his support for Yasser Arafat. "Arafat's cause was Bové's cause ... here was a spokesman for the anti-globalization movement who was conflating globalization with Americanization and extending his loathing of both to Israel." Joffe, Josef (Josef Joffe). "Nations we love to hate: Israel, America and the New Anti-Semitism", Posen Papers in Contemporary Antisemitism, No.1, Vidal Sassoon Center

name Joffe12 Joffe, Josef (Josef Joffe). "Nations we love to hate: Israel, America and the New Anti-Semitism", Posen Papers in Contemporary Antisemitism, No.1, Vidal Sassoon Center for the Study of Antisemitism, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2004, p.12. Statements about Palestinians Following a series of attacks on Israelis perpetrated by Palestinian militants during a three-day period in March 2002, Lieberman proposed

Ventura, California

, Arizona Phoenix , Las Vegas (Las Vegas metropolitan area), Honolulu, Texas, Alabama, Miami, Detroit, New York City, and Washington, D.C.. The majority of locations are in Southern California, including Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, California) and Ventura (Ventura, California). Many locations outside of California are franchises, such as Hawaii. Singapore entrepreneurs Sunny and Victor Sassoon have opened locations throughout


Shanghai has a rich collection of buildings and structures of various architectural styles. The Bund, located by the bank of the Huangpu River, contains a rich collection of early 20th-century architecture, ranging in style from neoclassical (neoclassical architecture) HSBC Building (HSBC Building, Shanghai) to the art deco Sassoon House (Peace Hotel). A number of areas in the former foreign concessions are also well-preserved, the most notable ones being the Shanghai

Airport . China and Hong Kong Her years in Shanghai, China (from 1935 to the Japanese invasion of Hong Kong in 1941) were the most tumultuous of her life. There she became involved with prominent Shanghai figures, such as the wealthy Sir Victor Sassoon, and was in the habit of taking her pet gibbon, Mr. Mills, with her to dinner parties, dressed in a diaper and a minute dinner jacket. Zhenjiang is still one of China's busiest ports for domestic commerce, serving as a hub

Revolution and the Holocaust in Europe arrived in China. Shanghai's first wave of Jews came in the second half of the 19th century, many being Mizrahi Jews from Iraq. The first Jew who arrived there was Elias David Sassoon, who, about the year 1850, opened a branch in connection with his father's Bombay house. Since that period Jews gradually migrated from India to Shanghai, most of them being engaged from Bombay as clerks by the firm of David Sassoon & Co. The community

Nassau, Bahamas

; Ship notes During the 1950s Sassoon lived at his home on Cable Beach in Nassau (Nassau, Bahamas), The Bahamas. Late in life he married his American nurse, "Barnsie", who remained in Nassau long after Sassoon's death in the early 1960s. Lady Sassoon continued to provide support for the charity founded by her late husband to help Bahamian children, by hosting the black-tie Heart Ball each year over the Valentine's Day weekend. Permal is headquartered in London

Inter-Services Intelligence

of an American plot. thumb right Ramzi Yousef (Image:Ramzi Yousef.gif‎) Captured by the DSS DSS agents have been involved in the investigations of most terrorist attacks on U.S. interests overseas in the past twenty years


. When the Treaty of Nanking opened up China to British traders, Sassoon developed his textile operations into a profitable triangular trade: Indian yarn and opium were carried to China, where he bought goods which were sold in Britain, from where he obtained Lancashire cotton products (Textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution). He sent his son Elias David Sassoon to Canton (Guangzhou), where he was the first Jewish trader (with 24 Parsi rivals). In 1845 David

Sassoon & Sons opened an office in what would soon become Shanghai's British concession (Shanghai International Settlement), and it became the firm's second hub of operations. Jiang Gui was born in mainland China. As a young man, he was influenced by the May Fourth Movement (1919) and joined the Kuomintang at age 18 in Guangzhou. He married at age 29, and attended college in Beijing. In 1937 he joined the Chinese army as an officer, and served for eight years


Kaliman I of Bulgaria to pay tribute and accept Batu Khan as his liege. Accompanying George, who was by then chasing fast planes - in addition to his numerous women - Marthe flew everywhere: the United Kingdom (she counted among her friends the Duke of Devonshire Edward Cavendish (Edward Cavendish, 10th Duke of Devonshire), the Duke of Sutherland George (George Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, 5th Duke of Sutherland), Vita Sackville-West, Philip Sassoon, Enid Bagnold

Cape Verde

were thought to have returned to their original ways, started in Goa in 1560. In addition, the Inquisition prosecuted non-converts who broke prohibitions against the observance of Hindu or Muslim rites or interfered with Portuguese attempts to convert non-Christians to Catholicism. Salomon, H. P. and Sassoon, I. S. D., in Saraiva, Antonio Jose. ''The Marrano Factory. The Portuguese Inquisition and Its New Christians, 1536-1765

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