River Avon


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Noun1.River Avon - a river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the SevernRiver Avon - a river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn
England - a division of the United Kingdom
2.River Avon - a river in central England that flows through Stratford-on-Avon and empties into the SevernRiver Avon - a river in central England that flows through Stratford-on-Avon and empties into the Severn
England - a division of the United Kingdom
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The river Avon at Rugby is a slow and not very clear stream, in which chub, dace, roach, and other coarse fish are (or were) plentiful enough, together with a fair sprinkling of small jack, but no fish worth sixpence either for sport or food.
Cal Major, eco-activist, veterinary surgeon and founder of Paddle Against Plastic, who led a team of volunteers to clean up the River Avon on paddle boards and canoes, said: "It was hugely rewarding cleaning the litter from the beautiful River Avon and its banks.
However, as Warwick Castle is just under two hours from the nearest beach, the team decided to get involved by cleaning up its local waterway, the River Avon, and the surrounding area in the Warwick and Leamington Spa area instead.
THE Environment Agency, the Government's environmental protection office, has warned pet owners to keep animals away from the River Avon downstream from the Rytonon-Dunsmore site where a scrap fire raged on Friday.
The Environment Agency, the Government's environmental protection office, has warned pet-owners to keep animals away from the River Avon downstream from the Ryton-on-Dunsmore site where a scrap fire raged on Friday.
A BIRMINGHAM man has drowned after reportedly leaping into the river Avon as he was followed by police.
ARDEN HOTEL STRATFORD.UPON.AVON WHERE AND WHY Set in the heart of the historic Warwickshire town that's famous as the birthplace of our finest playwright, this elegant boutique hotel, part of the Eden Hotel Collection, is ideally located opposite the Royal Shakespeare Company theatre, next to the River Avon. We stayed in The Acer, a huge, airy room, one of 45, beautifully decorated with a wonderful, soft, king-size bed.
But you have to be ready for some less-than-luxurious living at Osier Island on the River Avon - as it has no services.
One concerned girl went to tell her mum about what the children were playing with on nearby River Avon Street.
Activities focus on a lovely stretch of the River Avon and the Park has its own slipway and moorings.
Tom loves the boat ride that goes up the River Avon and it's good value for money.