Medway


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Medway

(ˈmɛdˌweɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a river in SE England, flowing through Kent and the Medway towns (Rochester, Chatham, and Gillingham) to the Thames estuary. Length: 110 km (70 miles)
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in SE England, in Kent. Pop: 251 100 (2003 est). Area: 204 sq km (79 sq miles)
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Micawber was induced to think, on inquiry, that there might be an opening for a man of his talent in the Medway Coal Trade.
But soon the course of the ship opens the entrance of the Medway, with its men-of-war moored in line, and the long wooden jetty of Port Victoria, with its few low buildings like the beginning of a hasty settlement upon a wild and unexplored shore.
On either side, the banks of the Medway, covered with cornfields and pastures, with here and there a windmill, or a distant church, stretched away as far as the eye could see, presenting a rich and varied landscape, rendered more beautiful by the changing shadows which passed swiftly across it as the thin and half-formed clouds skimmed away in the light of the morning sun.
Tenders are invited for delivery of medway council s shared lives expansion programme
Global Banking News-June 6, 2017--Charles River Bank makes addition to office in Medway
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Using a range of materials and drawing methods, artist Jim Medway will help youngsters of all ages to populate the gallery's Map of The Heavens.
The company was chosen as an inaugural winner of the Medway Innovation Voucher, towards the development of its new lean production control package.
HOLIDAYadventurers Lee and Leigh-Ann Medway, who escaped an air crash unhurt, were all praise for their light aircraft pilot yesterday.
Travel Business Review-February 22, 2012--CT Business Travel Announces Acquisition of Medway Travel Limited(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.
21 February 2012 - British corporate travel agency CT Business Travel said on Tuesday it had bought domestic travel management firm Medway Travel Limited, as part of its growth strategy.
Following their exceptional performance in the previous World Cup at Medway Park last month, where four home athletes finished in the top 10, expectations were high for today's semi-finals in Hungary.