Tamworth


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Tamworth

(ˈtæmwəθ)
n
1. (Placename) a market town in W central England, in SE Staffordshire. Pop: 71 650 (2001)
2. (Placename) a city in SE Australia, in E central New South Wales: industrial centre of an agricultural region. Pop: 32 543 (2001)

tamworth

(ˈtæmwəθ)
n
(Breeds) (often capital) any of a hardy rare breed of long-bodied reddish pigs
[named after Tamworth, England, where it was developed]
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"Bide thou here," quoth Robin to the Tinker, "while I go and see that mine host draweth ale from the right butt, for he hath good October, I know, and that brewed by Withold of Tamworth." So saying, he went within and whispered to the host to add a measure of Flemish strong waters to the good English ale; which the latter did and brought it to them.
said to have turned on such an incident; and we have besides, the King and the Tanner of Tamworth, the King and the Miller of Mansfield, and others on the same topic.
Having dumped League One opposition out of the competition in the previous two rounds, Tamworth have an idea of what it takes to succeed against 'superior' opposition.
Tamworth Golf Club closed earlier this month when staff were ushered out to collect their belongings before liquidators locked the premises.
"There have also been a few changes to our Sunday tendered network in and around Tamworth, these changes will make it much simpler for customers to get around."
A police crackdown yesterday saw men arrested as the force tackled issues affecting people in Tamworth.
THE winners of the third annual Sutton Coldfield and Lichfield & Tamworth Chambers of Commerce awards have been revealed.
The competition took place at Tamworth FC, and Solihull Moors were joined by teams from Tamworth, Gainsborough and Wrexham.
And that's more than a mild surprise for drinkers in Tamworth.
EVERTONIAN Joe Collister had to wait a long time for his first-team breakthrough with Tamworth. Now the 20-year-old goalkeeper from Hoylake on the Wirral hopes his promotion to the number one spot this week will be confirmed for the Conference club's biggest game in more than two decades.