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Hereward

(ˈhɛrɪwəd)
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(Biography) called Hereward the Wake. 11th-century Anglo-Saxon rebel, who defended the Isle of Ely against William the Conqueror (1070–71): a subject of many legends
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Haply they think me old; but they shall find, alone and childless as I am, the blood of Hereward is in the veins of Cedric.
[Footnote: Vivid though inaccurate pictures of life and events at the time of the Norman Conquest are given in Bulwer-Lytton's 'Harold' and Charles Kingsley's 'Hereward the Wake.' Tennyson's tragedy 'Harold' is much better than either, though more limited in scope.]
It has been opened at Hereward College in Coventry, with the aim of training students for careers in the hospitality sector.
The gang tore through The Big Pet Store in Hereward Rise, Halesowen, after cutting through a chain on the gate and smashing in the front door.
The Supported Internship scheme, run by housing provider WM Housing in partnership with Hereward College, won Best Apprenticeship Scheme at the 24housing Awards at a ceremony at the Ricoh Arena last month.
They planted Hereward wheat, which was popular in the 1970s and '80s but has now fallen out of fashion, with scientists developing other varieties with a higher yield.
They planted Hereward wheat, which was popular in the 1970s and 80s, but has now fallen out of fashion, with scientists developing other varieties with a higher yield.
Some 50 acres of Hereward wheat, a winter variety planted near Whitford, Flintshire, was recently harvested on behalf of Wrexham-based Village Bakery.
Following Barbara Hereward's (Charlotte Ritchie) shock death in the last episode, tonight's show on BBC1 at 8pm is the perfect finale.
Born in New York City on 22 December 1918, Hereward Senior was brought up in Long Island's Nassau County.
Patrick Kelly, age 67, died after he was involved in the pile-up on Dudley Road, near its junction with Hereward Rise, in Haleso-wen, just after 5.45am.
Napier has fallen to the same 6% share as Hereward and Malacca.