Furness


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Furness

(ˈfɜːnɪs)
n
(Placename) a region in NW England in Cumbria, forming a peninsula between the Irish Sea and Morecambe Bay
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Furness recently revealed that Jackman is the world's most disciplined man as he gets spooky without food but he scarifies his taste for his job.
"The girl was taken to by ambulance to Furness General Hospital for treatment before being transferred by air ambulance to Pendlebury Hospital in Manchester.
Judge Mark Furness has now told him he has five months to find pounds 15,962 to foot the bill for his failed defence.
Greg Bull and Jonathan Furness, who are both tenants at 30 Park Place in Cardiff were this week confirmed as QCs by the Lord Chancellor.
Nicola Furness received up to 40 telephone calls a day from Richard Humphrey after their relationship had ended, the city's Crown Court heard.
MIRFIELD mixed martial arts fighter Jason Furness is the CSFC European Lightweight champion.
NORTH Shields' men's firsts drew 2-2 with Marton Furness in the North Hockey League.
Middlesbrough's Marton Furness Hockey Club is up for the accolade of Hockey Club of the Year, an award given by England Hockey which will be given out at a special event organised by the sport's national governing body.
Her death - nine years ago - was referred to Mr Smith in the wake of a police investigation into a number of baby and mum deaths at Furness General Hospital's maternity unit.
The Care Quality Commission investigated emergency care services at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Royal Lancaster Infirmary and Furness General Hospital in Barrow, Cumbria, in January 2012.
New York, July 1 ( ANI ): Hugh Jackman has once again dismissed rumors suggesting that he is gay, insisting that the constant speculation about his alleged "sham marriage" affects him and his spouse, Deborra-Lee Furness.
But Judge Mark Furness yesterday decided that it would be unfair to continue with the case without the missing tape, which allegedly showed footage of part-time doorman Anthony Omar being hit over the head with a glass object.