Banstead

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Banstead

(ˈbænˌstɛd)
n
(Placename) a town in S England, in NE Surrey. Pop: 19 332 (2001)
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The Sunday People told last week how 118 people have come forward to claim they were physically and sexually abused at the home in Banstead, Surrey, between 1957 and 1974.
Two of the gang were convicted of conspiracy this week while Jhurry, of Banstead, Surrey, and four others pleaded guilty.
Philip Branigan, 32, of Banstead, Surrey, was sentenced to seven years n ?
They made off with 17 rare Marginated and three Spurthighed tortoises which were kept in the garden of the owner's home in Reigate and Banstead, Surrey.
One stunned shopper in Banstead, Surrey said: "When I got the cakes home and looked at the date I couldn't believe it" Retailers insist the best-before date is only meant as a guide, but trading standards boss Andy Foster said: "Customers are entitled to take the food back.
In May 2012, George Walker of Banstead, Surrey, was banned from driving after it transpired he had been driving without a licence for more than 50 years.
Hindmarch, from Banstead, Surrey, was awarded 69,458 pounds after she quickly found better-paid work in a different field.
The winner of OTs October crossword competition is Mrs M Gillham of Banstead, Surrey.
HARRY BRINKWORTH, Woodmansterne Lane, Banstead, Surrey.
Kathleen Barraclough, head of St Anne's Catholic Primary School in Banstead, Surrey, who put forward the motion, insisted that extra time for preparing lessons was vital.
However, a mastery of the jazz style and sensitive ear to the needs of the vocalist ensured that the shy man from Banstead, Surrey, would become a respected, trusted and admired musician.
Shearer joined Sir Alex Ferguson and his Blackburn boss Kenny Dalglish at the funeral in Banstead, Surrey.