Pontefract


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Pontefract

(ˈpɒntɪˌfrækt)
n
(Placename) an industrial town in N England, in Wakefield unitary authority, West Yorkshire: castle (1069), in which Richard II was imprisoned and murdered (1400). Pop: 28 250 (2001)
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Does Pontefract still flourish, sir, upon the soil of England?
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00 Pontefract Although he ran well over 7f when second at Doncaster three starts ago, this is Intense Style's trip (all three wins at 6f) and he looks a decent each-way poke with easing conditions very much in his favour.
AFC EMLEY returned to the top of the Northern Counties East League First Division thanks to a 1-0 win at home to former leaders Pontefract Collieries.
Get ready to salute Colonel at Pontefract COLONEL Mak is a pretty confident pick to do the business in the Riu Palace Meloneras Handicap at Pontefract.
They have earned one win this season, against Yorkshire's Pontefract, and have three matches left.
PLAYER-COACH Chris Hyndman feels that Billingham can play a lot better than in Saturday's 29-17 win over Pontefract.
Meanwhile, chop the Pontefract cakes into small pieces (scissors make the job easy).
UNIVERSITY Sport Birmingham can take a giant step towards qualifying for the Premier League playoffs tonight when they entertain a below-par Pontefract side (7pm).
Liquorice lovers everywhere will be flocking to Pontefract next week for the forthcoming Pontefract Liquorice Festival.
Crystal is a PET filling operation based in Featherstone, Yorkshire, approximately three miles from Cott's existing Pontefract facility.