Newcastle upon Tyne

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New·cas·tle

 (no͞o′kăs′əl, nyo͞o′-)
1. or Newcastle upon Tyne (tīn) A city of northeast England on the Tyne River north of Leeds. Founded as a Roman military station, it became a coal-shipping port in the 1200s. Its prominence in the trade gave rise to the expression to carry coals to Newcastle, meaning "to do something superfluous or unnecessary."
2. A city of southeast Australia northeast of Sydney. Like the English city for which it was named, it is a coal-shipping port.

Newcastle upon Tyne

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1. (Placename) a port in NE England in Newcastle upon Tyne unitary authority, Tyne and Wear, near the mouth of the River Tyne opposite Gateshead: Roman remains; engineering industries, including ship repairs; two universities (1937, 1992). Pop: 189 863 (2001). Often shortened to: Newcastle
2. (Placename) a unitary authority in NE England, in Tyne and Wear. Pop: 266 600 (2003 est). Area: 112 sq km (43 sq miles)
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Jen Brumwell, project manager of the trust, which operates from the Monkchester Community Centre, said: "I can't put into words how we feel.
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JOSEPH CONWAY SMITH Deceased Pursuant to Section 27 of the Trustee Act 1925 (as amended) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that any person having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the aforementioned deceased, late of 124 Monkchester Road, Walker, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE6 2LL, who died on 3rd February 2015, and Probate to whose Estate was granted on 15th June 2015, are required to send written particulars to the undersigned on or before 7th September 2015, after which date the Executor will distribute the Estate of the Deceased among the persons entitled thereto having regard only to the claims and interests of which he shall then have had notice.
Helen was keen to have families from Newcastle's Monkchester Family Centre for a series of visits in spring and summer so they could experience how much change happens on a typical working farm.
The burglary happened on Tuesday, October 1, when Conroy approached a visually impaired woman aged in her 80s at the doorstep of her house off Monkchester Road in Byker.
20pm a report came into police that a man had touched a 16-year-old girl on her bottom in Monkchester Road.
The burglary happened on Tuesday, October 1, when Conroy approached a visually-impaired woman aged in her 80s at the doorstep of her house off Monkchester Road, in Byker.
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