Kirkby


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Kirkby

(ˈkɜːbɪ)
n
(Placename) a town in NW England, in Knowsley unitary authority, Merseyside. Pop: 40 006 (2001)

Kirkby

(kɜːkbɪ)
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(Biography) Dame Emma. born 1949, British soprano, specializing in performances of early music with period instruments
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A NUMBER of former Malayan Teacher Training College (MTTC) alumni returned to Kirkby this week to reminisce on their time in the Knowsley town.
On August 31, 2017, former students returned to Kirkby to unveil a permanent plaque where the MTTC once stood, now known as Granborne Chase and to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Malaya's independence.
I WOULD like to thank all those who co-ordinated, facilitated and participated in this year''s Kirkby Festival, on Saturday, July 16, on the Millennium Green, in Kirkby.
KIRKBY AND GREAT BROUGHTON: Lousie Cook blogger for Kirkby and Great Broughton School has let us know about their latest fundraising event.
Terry Kirkby, 42, who was arrested by Sussex police with a green BMW on Saturday evening, was jailed for 12 weeks when he appeared before Cheltenham magistrates on Tuesday.
By Diane Kirkby (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1998.
The Court of Appeal ruled that farmer Mr William Kirkby was acting in self-defence when he grabbed the bat and struck Mr Harry Cross on the head, fracturing his skull.
A FEW years ago I had a business in Kirkby, whose town centre has been described as one of the worst in the country by a national retail survey.
Kirkby Market has welcomed many generations and traders over the years and has been at the heart of the town centre since 1960.
Throughout the 1960s, 70s, and 80s the town of Kirkby produced many sporting champions as well as leading sportsmen and women.
The court heard Kirkby stole Phillips' vehicle earlier in the day after arriving at his Gloucestershire stable in a Peugeot that he dumped, and which previously had been taken from a yard in Newmarket.
Eight stone Alison Kirkby - just 5ft 3ins tall - was found by police naked behind the wheel of the man's Audi car after crashing into two parked vehicles.