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Noun1.Donkin - English engineer who developed a method of preserving food by sterilizing it with heat and sealing it inside a steel container--the first tin can (1768-1855)
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Vining and is responsible for operations at the Donkin Project in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia and other international projects.
Phil Stephen Donkin ENTERTAINMENT: The Berwick Food Festival is going retro for the border town's 900th anniversary.
It is owned and operated by three directors - Neil Donkin, Carole Loader and Louise Doyle - who between them have more than 30 years experience in business and working in with the education sector It is owned and operated by three directors - Neil Donkin, Carole Loader and Louise Doyle - who between them have more than 30 years experience in business and working in with the education sector A GATESHEAD organisation that helps people with complex needs to progress from social exclusion to inclusion has become the first in its sector to benefit from online self-assessment and improvement planning software developed in the North East.
Led by principals William Alden of East Falmouth and William Donkin of Cataumet, the team is looking for backers to pitch in anywhere from $5 to $10,000 by May 22 to help meet its $100,000 fundraising goal on Kickstarter.
Barry Hobday, Stewart Hutchinson, Todd Gillespie and Ben Elsworth were runners-up with 60 nett and husband and wife Peter and Sara Thompson along with Peter Donkin clinched third place on 61.
Ian C Donkin has been named as president and CEO effective January 1.
Arthur Cole, Mike Brennan; back second row (from left) Dennis Smith, Colin Ridding, Eddie Hinchcliffe, David Webster, Billy Whiteley, Jeff Stansfield; Middle row (from left): Mr Murray (sports), Keith Barlow, Ken Garside, Barry Donkin, Mr Ramsden (headteacher); Front row (from left): Malcolm Smith and Barry Knight Can anyone help with the missing name?
Jennie Donkin, Mark Leigh, Chris Brazell, Rob McLackland and Iain Pay were one of 45 Taylor Wimpey teams who took part in the event, raising PS2,000 in sponsorship for the Youth Adventure Trust, which provides adventure camps and day activities for disadvantaged children.
But the lead lasted less than three minutes, Joe Donkin cutting through midfield unchecked for a try which Barrett converted, and Cov saw two clear chances go begging before the home side moved the ball from their own line for the excellent Barrett to score and convert their second try.
In the men's nett division, the in-form Pete Donkin narrowly won first place after a count back when he tied with Paul Talwar on 78 nett.
Xstrata's 75% stake in the $500 million Donkin coal project in Nova Scotia will be purchased by Canada's Morien Resources on the identity of the other partners in the investment group were not available as yet.
The second speaker was Mike Leggett, who gave a talk on 'Bryan Donkin FRS: Engineer, Industrialist, Astronomer'.