West Briton

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West Briton

n.
1. A native of the western part of Great Britain, especially Cornwall.
2. Offensive A native Irishman or Irishwoman whose sympathies lie toward England: "To say you'd write for a rag like that. I didn't think you were a West Briton" (James Joyce).

West British adj.
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TSX Venture: ABN) (OTCBB: ABNAF) (Frankfurt: E2L2) is has acquired, through staking, 3906 hectares of highly prospective land in the Golden Triangle region of North West British Columbia, the company said.
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It is often lamented (in terms deriving from its own self-presentation to potential British supporters and some members' later apologias) as a moderate and rational political alternative destroyed by Unionist and separatist violence; it is also seen through the eyes of contemporary critics (socialists, separatists, cultural nationalists and literary intellectuals) as a corrupt and conformist body of social-climbing West British snobs.
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The "dirty tricks" campaign of West British politicians, and those who support the idea of a "common British identity which is different from the reality of the cultural nations in the archipelago" - a tendency which has been around for a long time - simply demonstrates that nothing has changed, and does indeed, as John Owen concludes, leave some of us, like it or not, with Plaid Cymru in its present state as the only alternative.
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The service was led by the Archbishop of Liverpool, the Most Reverend Patrick Kelly, who paid tribute to Col Bryson's important role in encouraging Catholic involvement in the annual Remembrance Day service through his position as president of the North West British Legion.
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