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.
There will also be a presentation on the direction of the property sector and businesses within Cannock Chase district.
Unity's last wicket pair of Raz Shah and Abid Mir survived four hostile overs to deny Cannock.
A PENSIONER has revealed how he was once a suspect in the Cannock Chase murders and was interrogated by police desperately trying to find the killer.
The company, founded by former boxer Scott Murray, has four sites in the Midlands - Cannock, Walsall, Rugby and Loughborough.
WORCESTERSHIRE'S Stuart Lampitt spearheaded newcomers Himley's resounding 173-runs win over champions Cannock in their first home appearance in the Premier Division.
DARREN Gough may be one of the most respected and admired cricketers of our generation, retiring on a high, being regarded as a model professional in the game and a Yorkshire legend but if he is selected to stand to replace Tory Aiden Burley as Cannock Chase MP at the next election (Mail, February 10), I can't for the life of me see what added value he will give to the voters of Cannock.
The senior Labour backbencher who is MP for Cannock Chase in the West Midlands is standing down from the Commons at the next General Election.
EVERY year thousands of Midland families looking to buy a home-grown Christmas tree have headed to the sprawling forest of Cannock Chase.
Announcing his decision not to stand in 2015, Mr Burley said: "It was a wonderful surprise to win the seat of Cannock Chase in May 2010 with the biggest swing in the country and it has been a huge privilege to represent the people of Cannock Chase in Parliament over the past four years.
She was taken to Cannock Chase Hospital and later transferred to the University Hospital of North Staffordshire where she remains in a stable condition.