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Brighouse

(ˈbrɪɡˌhaʊs)
n
(Placename) a town in N England, in Calderdale unitary authority, West Yorkshire: machine tools, textiles, engineering. Pop: 32 360 (2001)

Brighouse

(ˈbrɪɡˌhaʊs)
n
(Biography) Harold. 1882–1958, British novelist and dramatist, best known for his play Hobson's Choice (1915)
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Professor Tim Brighouse, chief education officer in the city from 1993 to 2001, transformed the low achievements of schools and pupils across Birmingham.
Teachers, pupils and councillors yesterday bid farewell to Professor Tim Brighouse as he prepared to stand down as the city's chief education officer.
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Birmingham's education chief Prof Tim Brighouse last night rounded on former Ofsted inspector Chris Woodhead, accusing him of being 'half empty' about the state of the country's schools.
BRIGHOUSE has a bright future in charge of its own destiny if businesses vote yes to plans to introduce a Business Improvement District (BID) in the town.
And, despite claims of a clash between the two men, there were few signs of any dispute between Mr Woodhead and the city's chief education officer, Prof Tim Brighouse, when they met to discuss the report.