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and Youth Studies at Bristol University. In 1775 he returned to Drury Lane for the last year of Garrick's career; his first role was Pierre in ''Venice Preserv'd''. He had by this time risen in prominence, so that his weekly pay was nearly ten pounds (Pound sterling), with yearly benefit performances bringing in as much as 150 pounds. He remained at Drury Lane for the remainder of his career, although he sometimes performed during summers at the Haymarket (Haymarket Theatre), and occasionally acted at Bristol as well. he played important parts; though the fifth-ranked actor in the company by salary, he was a reliable performer with as many as 75 roles in his repertoire. In 1796, he retired. He played his final role, in Arthur Murphy's ''The Grecian Daughter'', opposite Sarah Siddons: the benefit earned him 362 pounds. The village is now bypassed (bypass (road)) by the A4042 (A4042 road). This dual carriageway provides rapid access to rest of Torfaen, Newport, Cardiff and to Bristol via the M4 corridor. Commons:Category:Bristol Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom England Bristol Wikipedia:Bristol

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http: issues 51007 pages 9483 page.pdf accessdate 29 March 2014 newspaper London Gazette date 24 July 1987 format PDF alt River flowing though a steep sided valley. In the distance is a suspension bridge supported by towers. In the left foreground is a handrail. thumb right The Avon Gorge (File:Bristol, Avon Gorge from Clifton Down.jpg), home to several unique plant species. Physical geography Bristol is in a limestone area, which runs

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, a small village just outside Bristol, England. Her father's passion for music influenced Amy enormously and she was exposed to the sounds of everyone from The Beatles to Elton John, Pink Floyd to Joni Mitchell, from a very tender age. She started writing her own songs at the age of nine, originally on the family piano. Then, when she was 11 her parents bought her, her first guitar from a junk shop. Amy taught herself to play along to Tracy Chapman's Tracy Chapman (album

) debut album and she discovered her passion for the guitar. thumb 250px Quarrymen working at the Dinorwic Quarry (Image:Chwareli-RZ.jpg) in about 1910. Until the middle of the 18th century economic development in Wales was restricted by its peripheral location, predominantly upland topography, poor communications and sparse population. Falkus, M. and Gillingham, J., eds (1987) Historical Atlas of Britain. London: Kingfisher. Commerce was most advanced in the small coastal ports that had regular exchange with Bristol or Liverpool; the other major sources of external trading contact were the drovers (drover (Britain)), who drove cattle from Mid Wales along Drovers roads for sale and slaughter in the English Midlands and London's Smithfield Market from the 14th century onwards. The drovers were instrumental in establishing the first banks in Wales, such as "Banc Y Ddafad Ddu" in Aberystwyth. Most television programmes produced in Manchester have been done so by Granada Television, the most successful ITV franchisee who are based at Granada Studios (The Manchester Studios) in Manchester. The BBC through BBC North also have a key influence in Manchester and the corporation sees Manchester along with Bristol and London as its main broadcasting centers. '''Newton St Loe''' is a small Somerset village and civil parish located between Bath (Bath, Somerset) and Bristol in England. The majority of the village is owned by the Duchy of Cornwall. The parish has a population of 631. Commons:Category:Bristol Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom England Bristol Wikipedia:Bristol

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Gambon . This film was largely put together with highlights from the NHU's internationally acclaimed series, ''The Blue Planet'', of which Byatt was one of the producers, along with Alastair Fothergill and Martha Holmes (Martha Holmes (broadcaster)). His most recent project is Planet Earth (Planet Earth (TV series)) an 11-part High-definition TV wildlife series first aired in March 2006.

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that a visitor to the city would travel to these parts. The main problem is beggars as many will approach you on the street to ask for money. Also, you may find people offering you drugs in return for cash. Those people have no drugs and will instead give you a bogus parcel (such as balls of cellophane or matches wrapped in newspaper) and run off with your money. They often have knives so avoid the people in the first place. Stay healthy * '''Bristol Royal Infirmary

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Gambon . This film was largely put together with highlights from the NHU's internationally acclaimed series, ''The Blue Planet'', of which Byatt was one of the producers, along with Alastair Fothergill and Martha Holmes (Martha Holmes (broadcaster)). His most recent project is Planet Earth (Planet Earth (TV series)) an 11-part High-definition TV wildlife series first aired in March 2006.

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at Dover in the Camping World Truck Series finishing 33rd. From November 1944 the airfield took over from Bristol's Whitchurch airport (Bristol (Whitchurch) Airport) British Airline History - London Metropolitan University as the main operating base for British Overseas Airways Corporation until Heathrow (London Heathrow Airport) fully opened in 1948. ref

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to Bristol, Saurat came through with support from Vere Ponsonby, 9th Earl of Bessborough. Nicholas Atkin, ''The Forgotten French'' (2003), p. 213. Instead, he resigned from the Institut, retired from the University,and settled in Nice. In his last years he took an active interest in PEN International, composed poems in Occitan, his mother tongue, and wrote best-selling books of speculative non-fiction on Atlantis and the early history of Earth. Kelner studied Arts and Social

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records , Parlophone EMI. The band released three critically acclaimed albums between 1991 and 1998. In 1847, the Fry's chocolate factory, located in Union Street, Bristol, England, moulded the first ever chocolate bar suitable for widespread consumption. The firm began producing the Fry's Chocolate Cream bar in 1866. Over 220 products were introduced in the following decades, including production of the first chocolate Easter egg in UK in 1873 and the Fry's Turkish


) population_density_urban_km2 population_density_urban_sq_mi population_blank1_title Ethnicity url http: ons rel census 2011-census key-statistics-for-local-authorities-in-england-and-wales rft-table-ks202ew.xls title 2011 Census: Ethnicgroup, local authorities in England and Wales work Census 2011 publisher Office for National Statistics accessdate 12 December 2012 population_blank1 84.0% White (77.9% White British) 6.0% Black 5.5% Asian 3.6% Mixed Race 0.3% Arab 0.6% Other population_density_blank1_km2 population_density_blank1_sq_mi blank_name_sec2 GDP blank_info_sec2 US$ (American dollar) 47.7&nbsp;billion blank1_name_sec2 GDP per capita blank1_info_sec2 US$ 42,326 timezone GMT (UTC (UTC±00:00)) timezone_DST BST (British Summer Time) utc_offset_DST +1 elevation_footnotes url http: weather weather.php3?s 062730&refer title Historical Weather for Bristol, England, United Kingdom work Weatherbase publisher Canty & Associates accessdate 3 August 2007 date June 2011 elevation_m 11 elevation_ft 36 blank_name_sec1 GVA (Gross Value Added) blank_info_sec1 2012 blank1_name_sec1 &nbsp;• Total blank1_info_sec1 £ (GBP)11.7bn ($19.4bn) (8th (List of UK cities by GVA)) blank2_name_sec1 &nbsp;• Growth blank2_info_sec1 1.6% blank3_name_sec1 &nbsp;• Per capita blank3_info_sec1 £27,100 ($44,900) (5th (List of UK cities by GVA)) blank4_name_sec1 &nbsp;• Growth blank4_info_sec1 0.6% postal_code_type Postcode postal_code BS (BS postcode area) area_code 0117, 01275 iso_code GB-BST blank1_name ONS code (ONS coding system) blank1_info 00HB (ONS) E06000023 (GSS) blank2_name OS grid reference (Ordnance Survey National Grid) blank2_info blank3_name NUTS (Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics) 3 blank3_info UKK11 website footnotes '''Bristol''' ( Retrieved 26 January 2015 It is England's sixth and the United Kingdom's eighth most populous city, and the most populous city in Southern England outside London.

Bristol received a Royal charter in 1155. It was part of Gloucestershire until 1373 when it became a county (Historic counties of England) in its own right. From the 13th to the 18th century, it ranked among the top three English cities after London, along with York and Norwich, on the basis of tax receipts, url http: town-rank.shtml title The Ranking of Provincial Towns in England 1066–1861 work Delving into building history publisher Jean Manco accessdate 13 January 2010 date 25 July 2009 last Manco first Jean until the rapid rise of Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham in the Industrial Revolution. It borders the counties of Somerset and Gloucestershire, with the historic cities of Bath (Bath, Somerset) and Gloucester to the south east and the north respectively. The city is built around the River Avon (River Avon, Bristol) and also has a short coastline on the Severn Estuary which flows into the Bristol Channel.

Bristol's prosperity has been linked with the sea since its earliest days. The Port of Bristol was originally in the city centre before being moved to the Severn Estuary at Avonmouth; Royal Portbury Dock is on the western edge of the city. In recent years, the economy has depended on the creative media, electronics and aerospace industries and the city centre docks have been regenerated as a centre of heritage and culture.

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