Walsingham


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Walsingham

(ˈwɔːlsɪŋəm)
n
(Placename) a village in E England, in Norfolk: remains of a medieval priory; site of the shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham

Walsingham

(ˈwɔːlsɪŋəm)
n
(Biography) Sir Francis. ?1530–90, English statesman. As secretary of state (1573–90) to Elizabeth I he developed a system of domestic and foreign espionage and uncovered several plots against the Queen

Wal•sing•ham

(ˈwɔl sɪŋ əm)

n.
Sir Francis, c1530–90, English statesman: Secretary of State to Elizabeth I, 1573–90.
References in classic literature ?
Truberry's mother was a Miss Walsingham of Melspring.
Police cordoned off a wooded area of parkland by Walsingham Drive in Sandymoor near Runcorn yesterday morning.
Mr Francis has held a wide range of posts which have included organising and leading the South Wales Pilgrimage to Walsingham, Norfolk, from 1978 until the late 1990s and in 1987 he was invested as a Clerk of the Order of Our Lady of Walsingham in recognition of his work for the shrine's ministry and mission.
Chris Rogers, 24, and Kristian Coote, 23, who are supported by national disability charity Walsingham Support, are getting ready for the ride, on Thursday, September 10.
Walsingham Support is looking to hire about 10 support workers.
Kit, an apprentice falconer, becomes embroiled in the complicated politics of Elizabethan England when he is forced to work for Sir Francis Walsingham, the Spymaster.
Short announcements of deaths of the sort narrated by Walsingham for the Bishop of Bath and the Abbot of Waltham occur repeatedly throughout chronicles of the fifteenth century.
The church will be dedicated at Lent to the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham, a group set up by Pope Benedict XVI in 2011.
He was still unsure whether or not he had been sent here to be quietly and discreetly disposed of, in a way that Thomas Walsingham would have to accept.
The Queen's Agent: Francis Walsingham at the Court of Elizabeth L John Cooper.
Specialist police dog handlers seized the dog at a park on Walsingham Street, Walsall, at 6.
The funding round was led by Tandem Expansion Fund, a new investor, while existing investors from BDC IT Venture Fund, Walsingham Partners Fund and several private investors also participated.