Cannock


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Cannock

(ˈkænək)
n
(Placename) a town in W central England, in S Staffordshire: Cannock Chase (a public area of heathland, once a royal preserve) is just to the east. Pop: 65 022 (2001)
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Cannock Chase is not far from Sherwood, and the great Forest of Arden is not far from Cannock Chase.
Ay, truly," quoth Robin, "they are as thick here as fresh herring in Cannock Chase.
Cannock Hockey Club has been selected to host the 33rd EuroHockey Club Champions' Cup being held from June 1 to 4 2006 and will also be representing England in the competition.
A DELIGHTED council leader has hailed the news that an online retail giant will create hundreds of jobs in Cannock Chase later this year as a "massive boost" for the district.
WOLVERHAMPTON Under-15s made it into the quarter finals of the Levon Yates Trophy following a thrilling 4-3 victory against Cannock at Aero Lucas.
POLICE have seized drugs, including cannabis and cocaine, with a street value of PS70,000 during a series of raids in the Cannock area.
A rare moth, last spotted almost one century ago, was found thriving on Cannock Chase.
CANNOCK Under-14s look set to make it into the semi finals of the West Midlands League Cup following their 6-2 win against Burton at the Paulet School.
The scheme in Cannock Chase, set up by Fusion Credit Union, was established after funding from Cannock Chase Council.
A police spokesman said a 62-year-old man from Cannock had been charged with the murder of Diane Ingram.
TITLE hopefuls Cannock were left clinging on for survival as Stratford went close to winning a rain-reduced match dominated by the bowlers.
Council bosses in Cannock Chase took the decision as a way of thanking service personnel who live in the district.