Hartlepool


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Hartlepool

(ˈhɑːtlɪˌpuːl)
n
1. (Placename) a port in NE England, in Hartlepool unitary authority, Co Durham, on the North Sea: greatly enlarged in 1967 by its amalgamation with West Hartlepool; engineering, clothing, food processing. Pop: 86 075 (2001)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NE England, in Co Durham: formerly (1974–96) part of the county of Cleveland. Pop: 90 200 (2003 est). Area: 93 sq km (36 sq miles)
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You remember that little affair of Anna Jayes in Hartlepool?"
"When I was a curate in Hartlepool, there were three of them with spiked bracelets.
So, instead of running after me with that valuable parcel, they have sent it flying to a friend of mine in Westminster." Then he added rather sadly: "I learnt that, too, from a poor fellow in Hartlepool. He used to do it with handbags he stole at railway stations, but he's in a monastery now.
He never wrote any letters, did not seem to hope for news from anywhere; and though he had been heard once to mention West Hartlepool, it was with extreme bitterness, and only in connection with the extortionate charges of a boarding-house.
A SHIP with a difference has launched at the Royal Navy Museum in Hartlepool.
NEWCASTLE club Grainger Park produced a double on the Hartlepool Catholic show at The Domes in Seaton Carew.
FACT 50 pc of games involving Hartlepool and Orient have seen more than two goals in the match
A SUBSIDIARY of McDermott International has taken an option on a site to operate as a pipe-spool base at the Port of Hartlepool, which is owned and operated by PD Ports.
Hartlepool's teenage striker Luke James struck before the break - against the run of play - before a second-half Andy Sandell own goal added to their woes.
Colchester, who were getting as many as 40 points from preseason title favourites Birmingham, pipped Derby in the Championship in places, while Hartlepool won League Two's handicap ahead of champions Walsall with some bookies.
The Lambs travel to Hartlepool United after taking the scalp of Bournemouth at Dean Court in the previous round.