Repton


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Repton

(ˈrɛptən)
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(Biography) Humphry. 1752–1818, English landscape gardener
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Smith's place is the admiration of all the country; and it was a mere nothing before Repton took it in hand.
There have been two or three fine old trees cut down, that grew too near the house, and it opens the prospect amazingly, which makes me think that Repton, or anybody of that sort, would certainly have the avenue at Sotherton down: the avenue that leads from the west front to the top of the hill, you know," turning to Miss Bertram particularly as he spoke.
Repton who would undertake it, and give me as much beauty as he could for my money; and I should never look at it till it was complete.
Stalker was in line to fight main Olympic rival Martin Ward in the 60kg final at the GB Amateur Championships before injury forced the Repton man to pull out.
Stracey admits he was always fighting on the streets and was destined to be "an absolute horror" until, aged 11, he first set foot in the famous Repton boxing club.
Georgia Boyle, a 10-year old enthusiast spoke about her reading experience as an individual and a team member at Repton Dubai School.
Meanwhile, it emerged that a man of 77 collapsed and died after helping a neighbour put out sandbags in Repton, Derbyshire, on Thursday.
One robber searched the bedroom of the house in Repton Avenue, Roseworth, but the elderly man threw a cup of tea at the window to raise the alarm and cause the men to flee empty-handed.
About ten per cent of the 540 pupils at Repton School come from abroad and, following advice from the Health Protection Agency, the school took steps to ensure none of them had come into contact with the virus.
Furs ABC star Rooney made a successful defence of the Schools title he won so impressively last season with a countback points victory over James Branch of Repton ABC, London.
However, Billy Dean Dolan of Birtley suffered heartache when he was disqualified against Brett Berdon of Repton when leading 10-8.