Aylesbury


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Aylesbury

(ˈeɪlzbərɪ; -brɪ)
n
(Placename) a town in SE central England, administrative centre of Buckinghamshire. Pop: 69 021 (2001)
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The logger-headed duck of South America can only flap along the surface of the water, and has its wings in nearly the same condition as the domestic Aylesbury duck.
After having left the great northern road, he turned his face to the westward, and so came past Aylesbury, to fair Woodstock, in Oxfordshire.
The walls were wainscoted half-way up, the wainscot being covered with green baize, the remainder with a bright- patterned paper, on which hung three or four prints of dogs' heads; Grimaldi winning the Aylesbury steeple-chase; Amy Robsart, the reigning Waverley beauty of the day; and Tom Crib, in a posture of defence, which did no credit to the science of that hero, if truly represented.
Anti-Brexit protest groups under the banner of the People's Vote movement were campaigning in Aylesbury this weekend, collecting postcard messages from residents to deliver to MP for Aylesbury, David Lidington.
"On February 5, 2019, the council hosted a meeting involving Councillor Boddington, a member of the Shropshire VCS assembly and Aylesbury District Council officers who presented their experience of running a community lottery.
Patrick Doran had been accused of keeping Thomas Boyes in slavery by enforced work for six and a half years at Shotton in Flintshire and in Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, through fear and intimidation to gain money for himself.
An Anglo-Iranian girl has scored higher on an IQ test than Albert Einstein; in fact, she got the maximum score possible on the test, The Bucks Herald in Aylesbury, England, has reported.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistani community in Aylesbury town of Buckinghamshire, England has donated APS13,455 equaling Rs 2.35 million for the construction of Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dams in Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistani community in Aylesbury town of Buckinghamshire, England, has donated pound13,455, equaling Rs 2.35 million, for the construction of Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dams in Pakistan.
The victim, aged 17, is still critically ill in hospital after he was found withknifewounds in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.