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yoker

(ˈjəʊkə)
vb (intr)
dialect Northern English to spit
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Despite being a man down for more than half the game after Schon Ville saw red in the 37th minute, Wishaw rallied to beat Forth Wanderers and earn a tie in the next round against Yoker on Saturday.
I was disappointed to read that the SNP-led Renfrewshire Council are planning to scrap the proposed bridge between Renfrew and Yoker, funded by the Glasgow and Clyde Valley City Deal.
FULL DRAW: Scone/Kilsyth v Carnoustie/Petershill, Lochee Utd/ Johnstone v Thorniewood/East Kilbride Th, Jeanfield v Crossgates/Beith, Blackburn Utd v Oakley/Linlithgow, Glencairn v Bo'ness, Bonnyrigg v Newtongrange/Cumbernauld, Hurlford/Musselburgh v Haddington, Cumnock v Hill of Beath/Auchinleck, Bellshill/Ashfield v Sauchie/Camelon, Whitburn/Benburb v Yoker, Kilbirnie v Forfar WE, Gartcairn v Arthurlie, Downfield/ Wishaw v Lochore/Forth, Rob Roy v Kennoway, Rossvale v Pollok, Dyce/Irvine Meadow v Dunbar.
A solid defender renowned for his long throw, Husband signed for Thistle from Yoker Athletic in 1938 and carried on playing until 1950.
They were rushed to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley where the 21-year-old, from Hawick Street in Yoker, Glasgow, died.
Officers from the National Crime Agency (NCA) working on the case raided a property in Yoker, Glasgow, on Wednesday and arrested two men aged 32 and 38.
In May 2007, Mr Purcell snapped up a two bedroom, first-floor flat at the exclusive Bulldale Place development in Yoker.
McMulkin, of Yoker, Glasgow, admitted causing the dogs unnecessary suffering by failing to provide vet treatment.
Yesterday, members of the British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) will begin their search in the Yoker area, where the latest sighting was made, and will go out in boats in search of the creature.
Savage, of Yoker, Glasgow, was originally charged with attempted murder, but yesterday he admitted a reduced charge of assault on the baby.
The other areas in which, as a priority, HBOS plans to install machines, subject to planning permissions and site availability, are Easterhouse and Yoker in Glasgow; Orchard Park, Hull; Muirhouse, Edinburgh; Harehills, Leeds; Speke, Liverpool; Tong, Bradford; Broughton, Salford; and Brothock, Angus.
A spokeswoman said there will be "no impact" for the 3400 workers employed in Scotland, mainly at Yoker and Scotstoun on the Clyde, at Rosyth, Fife, and in supply chains.