Lindisfarne


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Lin·dis·farne

 (lĭn′dĭs-färn′)

Lindisfarne

(ˈlɪndɪsˌfɑːn)
n
(Placename) another name for Holy Island

Ho′ly Is′land


n.
1. Also called Lindisfarne. an island off the E coast of Northumberland, England. 3 mi. (4.8 km) long.
2. Formerly, Hol′yhead Is′land. an island off the W coast of Anglesey, in NW Wales. 7 mi. (11 km) long.
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NORTH East folk-rock legends Lindisfarne will 'Run For Home' for Christmas to celebrate the 40th anniversary of their now legendary festive shows at Newcastle City Hall.
The scheme to upgrade the Lindisfarne and John Reid Road roundabouts aims to improve traffic flows for drivers entering and leaving South Tyneside at this key junction.
ANORTHUMBERLAND "nectar of the gods" made on the island of Lindisfarne in Northumberland has won a medal in the Los Angeles International Wine Competition.
THE FOG WAS FIRMLY ON THE SOUTH OF THE TYNE ON SUNDAY AS THE CURRENT INCARNATION OF NORTH EAST FOLK ROCK BAND LINDISFARNE ENTERTAINED A HUGE HOME CROWD IN SOUTH SHIELDS.
Like Fenwick's window , the Lindisfarne Christmas Show at Newcastle City Hall has quite rightly written itself into Tyneside festive folklore.
The A194 between the Lindisfarne and John Reid Road Roundabouts in South Shields The A194 between the Lindisfarne and John Reid Road Roundabouts in South Shields AMULTI-MILLION pound road scheme is due to start in a bid to improve a major commuter route in South Tyneside.
NORTH East folk rock legends Lindisfarne are to play at Wylam Brewery's new headquarters in Newcastle next weekend.
LINDISFARNE and The Proclaimers are among the bands lined up for a series of free summer concerts as part of South Tyneside Festival.
THERE will be no need to walk 500 miles to see two top bands for free this summer when The Proclaimers and Lindisfarne join forces for an outdoor concert.
The festival, which will run from Friday to Sunday, June 24-26, will see North East acts perform against the dramatic backdrop of Lindisfarne. The internationally acclaimed headliners - comprising sisters Rachel and Becky Unthank along with Adrian McNally and Chris Price - will perform at St.