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ginnel

(ˈɡɪnəl; ˈdʒɪn-)
n
(Building) dialect Northern English a narrow passageway between buildings
[C17: perhaps a corruption of channel1]

ginnel

- A long narrow passage between houses.
See also related terms for houses.
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Paula Read has been ordered to pay more than PS1,000 after leaving bin bags full of rubbish in ginnels and open spaces in Bradford.
All the ginnels leading to a communal grassed area connecting Riddings Close and Ruskin Grove were manned by Police Community Support Officers despite often freezing temperatures during the week.
Roaming the alleys and ginnels will be an assortment of great musicians and bands including an un-missable performance of stirring songs of the sea from the Men of Staithes choir.
As part of the 'ITV At 60' celebrations, not only will all the major storylines in Coronation Street come to thrilling climaxes, but on Wednesday, the episode will be live from the cobbles and the ginnels.
They'll be joined by Ginnels, F**k Mountain, P/I/G/S and Slow Riot for the latest Retro Revival night in the upstairs bar - all for just [euro]5.
Hundreds of lanterns on this year's theme of Wonderland Through the Looking Glass will be carried through the streets of the ancient town, with its cobbled streets, intriguing ginnels and quaint charm.