Banstead


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Banstead

(ˈbænˌstɛd)
n
(Placename) a town in S England, in NE Surrey. Pop: 19 332 (2001)
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They were hard at work there far into the night, and the towering pillar of dense green smoke that rose therefrom could be seen from the hills about Merrow, and even, it is said, from Banstead and Epsom Downs.
Going to the south-westward towards the rising country that is now called Combe Wood, I observed far off, in the direction of nineteenth-century Banstead, a vast green structure, different in character from any I had hitherto seen.
Statistics have been released giving a detailed guide to criminal behaviour reported in Reigate and Banstead in 2017.
The news comes after Cracksman emulated his sire when landing the Group 1 Champion Stakes at Ascot - and follows another highly successful sales season for the Banstead Manor resident, during which a filly by Frankel fetched 2.
Implementing agency : Reigate and Banstead Borough Council
They made off with 17 rare Marginated and three Spurthighed tortoises which were kept in the garden of the owner's home in Reigate and Banstead, Surrey.
The victim of the burglary, who is from the Reigate and Banstead area of Surrey and did not wish to be identified, said she felt "completely shocked".
The exceptional miler will stand at Juddmonte Farms' Banstead Manor Stud in 2015 after he failed to recover from a throat infection in preparation for the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes at Ascot on Qipco Champions Day on October 18.
The pair landed 16 Group or Grade 1 events between them, and their offspring, a filly, was born at Khalid Abdullah's Banstead Manor Stud in Newmarket on Saturday.
The Conservative MP for Reigate said he was "disappointed" that the Reigate and Banstead Conservative Association's executive voted not to automatically select him for the Surrey constituency candidacy in the 2015 election.
Top of the list was the inquiry to Reigate and Banstead Council as to whether there were any regulations for keeping a crocodile, the Daily Express reported.
Frankel retired with an unblemished 14-from-14 record and starts his new career as a stallion at Banstead Manor Stud, just outside Newmarket, this week.