Hornby


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Hornby

(ˈhɔːnbɪ)
n
(Biography) Nick. born 1958, British writer; his books include the memoir Fever Pitch (1992; filmed 1997) and the bestselling novels About a Boy (1998; filmed 2002),How To Be Good (2001), and Juliet, Naked (2009)
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Hardyman had had out her thirteen sisters, daughters of a country curate, the Rev: Felix Rabbits, and married eleven of them, seven high up in the service; how Hornby was wild because his wife would stay in Europe, and Trotter was appointed Collector at Ummerapoora.
Frank Hornby, of Liverpool, who is probably best-known for his Meccano Construction Sets and Hornby Double "O" model railway sets, created many "community groups" giving pleasure to countless thousands of people.
HORNBY has again warned over full-year profits and the group's chairman is to quit as the model toymaker grapples with falling revenue.
THE chief executive of Hornby is to step down after Phoenix Asset Management seized control of the model toymaker and commenced a review of the firm's strategy.
Associate Education Minister Tim Macindoe has today welcomed the commencement of the $26 million redevelopment of Hornby High School and the completion of a $3.
UK-based toy train maker Hornby plc (LSE: HRN) believes that a buyout offer from Phoenix UK Fund significantly undervalues the company, Hornby said on Thursday.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 22, 2017-Toy Train Maker Hornby Not Pleased with GBP 27.
THE board of troubled toymaker Hornby has backed its chairman and is now urging shareholders to vote against proposals that would force Roger Canham to step down.
TRAIN set maker Hornby is in danger of derailing after racking up heavy losses.
TRAIN set makers Hornby have hit the buffers - sparking fears over their future.
The judge who watched CCTV footage of Kirsty Hornby, 25, from Stockton, told her that her actions with the knife were extremely dangerous.
Former St Asaph man Timothy Hornby had been brought up in a home where adults did not seem to have sexual boundaries, a court heard He also had access to pornography at the age of 11.