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url http: football-history february-9-the-one-million-pound-man.php title February 9 – The One Million Pound Man publisher On This Football Day date accessdate 12 July 2012 The city was the site of race riots in 1958, centred on the St Ann's (St Ann's, Nottingham) neighbourhood. Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom England Nottinghamshire Nottingham Commons:Category:Nottingham

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consisting of instrumentalists record producers Chris King (born 6 September 1966) and Winston Williams (born 14 February 1965) and vocalist (singer) Delroy St. Joseph (born 28 November 1967). Public commissions Kapoor's earliest public commissions include the ''Cast

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Notts County (Notts County F.C.) for a record transfer fee of £20,000, probably attracted by manager Arthur Stollery, who had formerly been physiotherapist (Physical therapy) at Chelsea. At County, he immediately realised an iconic status and real rapport with the Nottingham public, scoring 103 goals in 166 appearances for the club over five seasons and helping them win promotion to Division Two (Football League Second Division) in 1950. Lawton was capped 23 times for England

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of Lancaster , and John of Gaunt. He fought also at the siege of Algeciras, one of the first European battles in which gunpowder was used; the injuries he saw there informed his medical writings for three decades. Near the end of his long life

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The Imperial Tobacco Company was created in 1901 through the amalgamation of thirteen British tobacco and cigarette companies: W.D. & H.O. Wills of Bristol (the leading manufacturer of tobacco-based products at that time), John Player & Sons of Nottingham and 11 other independent family businesses, which were being threatened by competition from the United States in the form of James Buchanan Duke and his American Tobacco Company. ref name "history">

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: steve-skidmore-steve-barlow outernet ISBN-9780439343510 title 9780439343510 – Friend Or Foe? (Outernet #1) By Steve; Skidmore, Steve Barlow – Used book – 0439343518 publisher date 7 January 2002 accessdate 30 November 2011 and Collins (HarperCollins) (The Dark Forest Series).

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a mob attacked the city jail and freed several prisoners. At Nottingham, rioters set fire to Nottingham Castle (the home of the Duke of Newcastle) and attacked Wollaton Hall (the estate of Lord Middleton). The most significant disturbances occurred at Bristol, where rioters controlled the city for three days. The mob broke into prisons and destroyed several buildings, including the palace of the Bishop of Bristol, the mansion of the Lord Mayor of Bristol, and several

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while crashing one. George Bernard Shaw was another among many celebrities who were enthusiastic about Brough products. Early life Watkins was born in Manchester, England, although the family moved to Nottingham while he was still a baby. His father

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Andersson formed Nihilist after answering an ad in Heavy Sound, a record store in Stockholm When Nihilist broke up in 1989, the same musicians formed Entombed with a different bass player. Andersson was predominantly the drummer in the band but also contributed with bass, guitars and vocals as well. Entombed took influences from many different genres but mostly from death metal in the band's first two albums Left Hand Path (album) Left Hand Path


'''Nottingham''' ( ) is a city (city status in the United Kingdom) in the ceremonial county of Nottinghamshire in the East Midlands of England.

Nottingham is known for its links to the legend of Robin Hood and for its lace-making, bicycle and tobacco industries. It was granted its city charter in 1897 as part of Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

In 2013, Nottingham had an estimated population of 310,837 with the wider urban area (Nottingham Urban Area), which includes many of the city's suburbs, having a population of 729,977. The population of the Nottingham Derby metropolitan area is estimated to be 1,543,000.

Nottingham is a popular tourist destination; in 2011, visitors spent over £1.5 billion - the sixth highest amount in England.

Culturally, there are two large-capacity theatres, numerous museums and art galleries, the Broadway Cinema, the Savoy Cinema, Nottingham and several live music venues, including the Nottingham Arena and Rock City (Rock City (club)), both of which regularly host major UK and international artists. The city also hosts two music festivals annually - Dot to Dot (Dot to Dot Festival), which takes place in various city centre venues over the course of a weekend every May, and Splendour (Splendour in Nottingham), in Wollaton Park each July.

Nottingham has an award-winning public transport system, https: 2014 11 hat-trick-of-prestigious-award-wins-for-nottingham-city-transport including the largest publicly owned bus network in England south-west of the city.

Over 61,000 students attend the city's two universities, Nottingham Trent (Nottingham Trent University) and the University of Nottingham.

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