Sherriff


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Sherriff

(ˈʃɛrɪf)
n
(Biography) R(obert) C(edric). 1896–1975, British dramatist and film writer, best known for his play of World War I Journey's End (1928). His film scripts include Goodbye Mr. Chips (1936) and The Dam Busters (1955)
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Well, it was this way: directly I made my hit my press agent, a real bright man named Sherriff, got busy, of course.
I told him that he ought to think himself lucky it wasn't anything worse than a monkey and a snake, for the last person Roscoe Sherriff handled, an emotional actress named Devenish, had to keep a young puma.
Paula Sherriff's disdain for Theresa May's response to her passionate call for action at Prime Minister's Questions was caught on Parliament TV.
Lacey Sherriff 's heart stopped for more than 20 minutes as she underwent emergency surgery at five days old.
Liam Sherriff and Craig Newbigin last year secured investment offers totalling PS100,000 during an appearance on the BBC programme, only to see the investment fall down during the due diligence phase.
Craig Newbigin and Liam Sherriff, of Natural Nutrients
Sherriff's famous 1928 play, because the movie has less whiskey.
This year writer and director, Morgan Brind has created a modern slant with the hybrid tale of Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood as Robin returns to Nottingham to win Maid Marian, defeat the evil Sherriff and rescue King John's children who were kidnapped by the sherriff and confined to the forest.
Labour MP and ex-NHS worker Paula Sherriff said: "This government is setting the stage for what could be the worst staffing crisis ever seen in the NHS.
Sharing top billing on Saturday's show at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre, Solihull, Joe Sherriff continued his unbeaten run with a six-round victory over Bryn Wain.