Oxford blue


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Oxford blue

n
1. (Colours)
a. a dark blue colour
b. (as adjective): an Oxford-blue scarf.
2. (General Sporting Terms) a person who has been awarded a blue from Oxford University
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The trophy is named in honour of Arthur James Dingle, who was a pupil at Durham School, an Oxford Blue and who was capped three times for England playing on the wing.
LONDON Broncos have signed triple Oxford Blue Sean Morris on a full-time contract for their Kingstone Press Championship campaign in 2015.
Left-hander Tom Hartley has been welcomed into the U15 team and Year 7 pupils, Oliver Meadows and George Politis will join the U12 development squad Head of cricket at Merchants',' Simon Sutcliffe, a former Oxford Blue and Warwickshire player said: "With good coaching and the will to tap into the natural enthusiasm of boys, there is no reason why we should not be producing players capable of playing the game at a professional level.
Dupion silk full skirt in berry [euro]650 with black organza origami batwing top [euro]275 Black Crombie coat [euro]450; Foxford Prince of Wales Capri pant [euro]210; black top [euro]65 Forest Parka [euro]395; worn over chain print jersey [euro]85, Oxford blue cotton shirt [euro]95; black jersey jean [euro]125 Zara camisole, [euro]25.
The chosen tartan, predominantly in Oxford blue - one of the two SAS colours - with lighter blue and green and white, is believed to have been chosen by secret ballot.
SWIRE'S LAST DAY Plumpton steward Glen Swire, an Oxford blue at boxing and an owner with Kim Bailey and Hughie Morrison, officiated for the last time yesterday.
oor units, polished black granite worktops and an Oxford Blue Aga.
The cheese board comprised a creamy Oxford Blue, a restrained Copra Nouveau and Berwick Edge, a matured hard cheese with a taste reminiscent of pineapple.
Sam Genovese, my old high school flame, stood at the door in classic dark slacks and an Oxford blue button-down shirt.
May I remind the readers of a time, not too long ago, when the Oxford blue Mr Imran Khan Niazi captained our cricket team to cricketing glory in both the Test and limited overs versions of the game.
Former Oxford Blue Henry said: ''This will be the first time the team has actually raced together - but the starts we have had in training have very quick.

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