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(Physical Geography) the source of a stream


(ˈwɔ tərˌhɛd, ˈwɒt ər-)

1. the source of a river or stream.
2. a body of water dammed up, esp. for irrigation.
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Tenders are invited for ice cream concession - waterhead, ambleside cumbria
Waterhead Farm near Stewarton, Ayrshire, sits in three acres and has a sauna and indoor swimming pool.
Gill Bond, curator of Wild about Wool, which takes place at the Waterhead Theatre, Slaithwaite, this weekend
Waterhead Academy in Oldham was formed in 2010 by the merger of Asian-majority Breeze Hill School and white-majority Counthill School.
Attractions on its doorstep include the family-friendly Lakes Aquarium and the departure point for the Windermere Lake Cruises that take you to the local towns Bowness, Brockhole and Waterhead, near Ambleside in around an hour, all well stocked with independent shops, bars and restaurants.
The Waterhead Hotel, on the banks of Windermere, describes itself as a luxurious boutique townhouse bar and grill.
NEED TO KNOW CLAIRE MCKIE | stayed at The Waterhead Hotel, Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0ER, as a guest of the owners.
Lake District Waterhead Hotel, near Ambleside WHERE IS IT?
After the basic Boot, we stepped into stylish sophistication and contemporary luxury at The Waterhead Hotel, near Ambleside, which combines elegance and a stunning setting with the comfort of a new four-star town house hotel.
The offer is available on weekdays in all six of the group's properties - the iconic Midland Hotel in Morecambe, Lancaster House in Lancaster, Low Wood Bay in Windermere, Waterhead Hotel near Ambleside, and Storrs Hall and The Wild Boar Inn, Grill and Smokehouse, both near Windermere.
The staff must be trained and prohibited from doing so, as the anodes may break inside the waterhead.
First round (to be played weekend of January 22): Pool A: East Leeds v Crosfields, East Hull v Saddleworth, Leigh East v Heworth, Fryston v Stanningley, Eccles and Salford Juniors or Castleford Panthers v Wigan St Patricks, Wigan St Judes v West Bowling, Skirlaugh v Oulton or Normanton, Wath Brow v Norland Sharks, Ovenden or Rochdale Mayfield v Lancashire Cup winners or Seaton Rangers, Yorkshire Cup winners or Drighlington v Hunslet Warriors, York Acorn v Milford, Shaw Cross or Stanningley v Widnes St Maries, Elland v Thatto Heath, Kells v Bradford Dudley Hill, Myton Warriors v Ince Rose Bridge, Siddal v Eastmoor, Oldham St Annes v Hull Dockers, Castleford Lock Lane v Halton Sims Cross, Leigh Miners Rangers v West Hull, Waterhead v Millom or Egremont.