grey hen

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Noun1.grey hen - female black grousegrey hen - female black grouse      
black grouse - grouse of which the male is bluish-black
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He collected pounds 5,000 raised by the owners and customers of his local pub, the Grey Hen in South Shields, to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust.
Michael's involvement with the TCT unit has continued despite his good recovery and he recently presented a cheque for pounds 5,000 to the charity on behalf of the Grey Hen pub in South Shields.
The Grey Hen pub in Temple Park Road, South Shields, raised cash through a family-fun day last summer which it has donated to an appeal to pay for a state-of-the-art facility to replace the Teenage Cancer Trust unit at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.
Insets: Left, spinner Cheryl Raynor' right, Grey Hen maker Graham Taylor.
Police were called to break up a fight between fans at The Grey Hen pub in South Shields, on Saturday night.
Michael Balfour, 15, suffers from a rare form of cancer and locals at the Grey Hen pub in South Shields organised a fun day and raised pounds 2,500 for the teenage cancer unit at Newcastle's RVI after his parents set up their own charity ( Team Bal4.
45pm on Wednesday at St Simon's Church, in Simonside, South Shields, followed by a burial at Harton Cemetery and a wake at the Grey Hen, in Temple Park Road.
Doris Corti, 84, from Lindley had her poems, Ebb Tide and Slapton Sands, included in an anthology Running Before The Wind by Keighley-based Grey Hen Press.
According to Joy Howard, owner and operator of Grey Hen Press, everything is like this.
The one setback was that of South Moor FC, who were well beaten 4-1 at home by South Shields Grey Hen.