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Land's End

or Lands End  (lăndz′ ĕnd′)
A peninsula of southwest England on the coast of Cornwall. It is the westernmost point of the country.
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Land's′ End′


n.
a cape in Cornwall that forms the SW tip of England.
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PUPILS, staff and a whole community are attempting to run the distance from Lands End to John O'Groats.
Lands End has leased 6,053 square feet of space and Club Pilates 1,820 square feet at the Regency Centers retail development.
ALDRIDGE.BASED Shaylor Group showed its commitment to charitable causes last week by providing essential transport and mechanical support to aid one of its team's successful completion of the John O'Groats to Lands End challenge.
The first group sets off from Lands End at 5am on June 11 and the final stage should finish at John o' Groats on June 14.
Kyle Abbott and Cameron Hodgson were all set to cycle from John O'Groats on the North Eastern tip of Scotland to Lands End in Cornwall earlier this year.
He covered 1,009 miles from John o'Groats to Lands End to raise money for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation.
The ski season had ended and I was at a loose end, and I had always fancied doing a John O'Groats to Lands End trip for charity.
Mumbai, March 9 -- Taj Lands End today opened their doors to Harvard Business School's first classroom in India at its sprawling property in suburban Bandra.
Recalling the once-imposing San Francisco attraction that offered myriad entertainment options from the fin de secle until its demise in the 1960s, "Sutro's: The Palace at Lands End" plays like an extra-long version of the custom-made historical videos that play every half-hour in local museums.
According to the Post, the current owners of the so-called Lands End mansion plan to demolish the 25-room colonial home in Sands Point Village in order to make way for a five-lot subdivision, upon which they'd build as many $10 million custom homes.
We suspect San Francisco's Cynthia Wood might well have had that in mind when she took this photo from Lands End on a sparkling autumn afternoon, "during the golden hour: at 5:24 p.m.