Widnes

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Widnes

(ˈwɪdnɪs)
n
(Placename) a town in NW England, in Halton unitary authority, N Cheshire, on the River Mersey: chemical industry. Pop: 55 686 (2001)
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Dorothy Murray, 79, of Widnes, Lancashire, decided to have a rummage after watching the after-noon TV duo - and ended up jammed after her hand became lodged in the metal base of the sofa.
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