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(Placename) a borough of NE Greater London, formed in 1965 from Romford and Hornchurch (both previously in Essex). Pop: 224 600 (2003 est). Area: 120 sq km (46 sq miles)
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a borough of Greater London, England. 237,200.
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Zeppelin just down in Essex, four aeroplanes between here and Romford."
QUANTUM LEAP showed with his Derby Plate heat victory at Nottingham that he is no onetrack greyhound, but Romford does bring out the best in him and Pam Dolby's charge is tough to get away from in the Friday Night 500 Stayers final over 575m at 9.08 (live on Racing Post Greyhound TV/SIS).
SLOVAKIAN import forward Juraj Huska led the charge for National Ice Hockey League leaders Romford Raiders against a weakened Cardiff Devils team in South One.
THERE was a triple deadheat at Romford dogs last week.
The dinner is being sponsored by Romford MP Andrew Rosindell whose secretary confirmed that he was sponsoring the event "as we would do with any other Romford-based business".
All the action from this evening's meeting at the Romford Greyhound Stadium, which includes the Romford Gold Cup and the Romford Classic Shield races.
Facey Romford is part of that new order, and the novel bearing his name, Mr.
David's Day!) is what Owen Williams said in his letter (March 4) which is, Thank goodness, he's living in Romford.
FLYING RACING POST GREYHOUND TV DESPERADO DAN can make it seven wins in eight races over the trip by adding Romford's Friday Night 500 Stayers final (8.53) to the Coronation Cup title he won two weeks ago.
Cardiff were edged out 4-3 at home by Romford Raiders, who have a 100 per cent record after seven NIHL matches this season.
CASSIDY Coventry Blaze Head Coach Paul Thompson has announced that back-up netminder Steve Fone will spend the forthcoming season on loan at English Premier League team Romford Raiders.