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, was asked to open a permanent theatre in 1807; his Theatre Royal opened on 7 July of that year and operated until 1855. The building survived until 1870. The 1,000-capacity New Theatre Royal in Bath Place, run by Carl Adolf Seebold for several years, lasted from 1897 until 1929. Several other venues have been used for theatrical productions, ref name "MEWH134">

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Road Worthing, West Sussex capacity 4,000 '''Worthing Football Club''' are an English (England) association football (association football) club based in Worthing, West Sussex, currently playing in the Isthmian League Division One South. The club plays at Woodside Road. Parliament then went on to legislate for civil partnerships (Civil partnerships in the United Kingdom) for same-sex couples on 18 November 2004 with the passage of the Civil


; ref each had their own church: Broadwater's (Broadwater Church) had Saxon (Anglo-Saxons) origins, St Mary's Church, Goring-by-Sea St Mary's

at Goring-by-Sea was Norman (Norman conquest of England) (although it was rebuilt in 1837), St Andrew's (St Andrew's Church, West Tarring) at West Tarring was 13th

century, and St Botolph (St Botolph's Church, Heene)'s at Heene and St Symphorian's (St Symphorian's Church, Durrington) at Durrington were rebuilt from

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areas date 7 February 2005 work United Kingdom Census 2001 publisher Office for National Statistics accessdate 24 November 2009 The borough of Worthing is bordered by the West Sussex local authority districts (local authority) of Arun in the north and west, and Adur (Adur (district)) in the east. The town is dominated by the Downs to the north: Cissbury Ring, a Site of Special Scientific Interest, rises to in the north of the borough. ref

name "cissSSSI" A further high point is at West Hill (139m) north-west of High Salvington

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to visit the Sorting Hat. Her big break was when she landed the role as the title character in ''The Story of Tracy Beaker'', which she continued for five series, including a feature length film. * Brentwood Preparatory School, Brentwood, Essex * Broadwater Manor School, Worthing, West Sussex * Brockhurst and Marlston House School, Hermitage, Berkshire Career Sirtis started her career

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, and at Worthing, where the possibility of a bypass has often been discussed since 1967, even getting as far as passing the inspector's report at a public inquiry, but was dropped in 1996 following rising costs. These are both

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-ring"). He moved to Birmingham (Birmingham City F.C.) in May 1929, playing his last first-team game in September 1930 before retiring at the end of the 1930–31 (1930-31 in English football) season. Blyth also starred in one of the first football-related films, the 1930 production ''The Great Game (The Great Game (1930 film))''. After retiring, Blyth moved back to Scotland, and ran a pub (public house) in Port Seton. He died in Worthing, West Sussex, England

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and Dulwich College, from which he was later expelled. While still at school, Monkhouse wrote for ''The Beano'' and ''The Dandy'' and drew for comics including ''Hotspur (Hotspur (comic))'', ''Wizard (Wizard (DC Thomson))'' and ''Adventure'' comics . He established a comics writing and art partnership with Dulwich schoolmate Denis Gifford and the two formed their own publishing company in the early 1950s. Among other writing

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: www.wilkinsoneyre.com projects worthing-pool.aspx?category sport-and-leisure title Splashpoint Leisure Centre | Projects | WilkinsonEyre.Architects publisher Wilkinsoneyre.com date accessdate 2014-05-19 it was opened by Paralympian Ellie Simmonds in June 2013. It has been proposed that Montague Place is pedestrianised to improve the link between the town centre and the seafront.

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Worthing United Fc publisher Pitchero.com date 2013-08-24 accessdate 2014-05-19 Worthing Hockey Club was formed in 1896 and has a number of teams. The home pitches are at Manor Sports Ground. Home to Bowls England, Worthing is, with Johannesburg, one of only two locations in the world to have hosted the men's World Bowls Championships (World Bowls Events) twice. The events


'''Worthing''' ( the borough is the second largest component of the Brighton Worthing Littlehampton conurbation, which makes it part of the 12th most populous urban area in the United Kingdom (List of urban areas in the United Kingdom).

The area around Worthing has been populated for at least 6,000 years and contains Britain's greatest concentration of Stone Age flint mines, which are some of the earliest mines in Europe. Lying within the borough, the Iron Age hill fort of Cissbury Ring is one of Britain's largest. Worthing means "(place of) Worth Worō's people", from the Old English personal name Worth Worō (the name means "valiant one, one who is noble"), and -ingas "people of" (reduced to -ing in the modern name). For many centuries Worthing was a small mackerel fishing hamlet until in the late 18th century it developed into an elegant Georgian (Georgian era) seaside resort and attracted the well-known and wealthy of the day. In the 19th and 20th centuries the area was one of Britain's chief market gardening centres.

Modern Worthing has a large service industry, particularly in financial services. It has three theatres and one of Britain's oldest cinemas. Writers Oscar Wilde and Harold Pinter lived and worked in the town.

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