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false dawn

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(Astronomy) zodiacal light appearing just before sunrise
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WALTON MP Steve Rotheram said residents who had suffered years of dereliction and decay because of the stalemate over the regeneration of Anfield needed to be assured there would be no more false dawns.
Midfield player McPhail made his first appearance as a second-half substitute during the 4-3 defeat at Peterborough and manager Malky Mackay said: "It's been a long, hard road for Stephen and there have been a couple of false dawns when he had little setbacks.
The Toon Army are used to false dawns but if Pardew can deliver three points today, the future may look a little brighter.
We don''t want any more false dawns but need to create something that will deliver jobs and a better future.
The idea of reopening the line was first mooted in 1995 but the Aln Valley Railway Trust has suffered a series of delays and false dawns.
There have been many false dawns over the past seven years for the relatives of the men who lost their lives serving their country with distinction.
He came to the land of the Bluenoses, in the middle of a great nation, but where success in battle had not been tasted for many a long year, despite many false dawns.
I don't want any more false dawns although one more win would take us past a cluster of clubs" said Brace.
The lesson from previous financial crises was that they were not resolved quickly, and that there could be false dawns," minutes of the meeting said.
Managing director Derek Llambias has suggested the club could be sold this week, but Alan can't put his life on hold because there have been so many false dawns.
Campaign lawyer David Enright said: "We think it's more or less a fait accompli but we have had several false dawns before.