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skene

(skiːn)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) archaic Scot a dagger once used by Scottish Highlanders
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Mr Skene of Rubislaw is here intimated, to whose taste
In the past, it was thought that the proskenion and the skene were either stone-built and fixed or wooden and wheeled.
At the society's annual dinner, FSCHS First Vice President Edward Guedes, who supervised the production, announced the book's publication, which is written by journalist and attorney Neil Skene.
Under these new opening's during the second and third quarter of 2017, Byggmax plans to open new stores in Skene, Osthammar and Soderhamn.
Described as "caring and sensitive", Wayne Andrew Skene, of Stockton, had been "very depressed" and had entered into a spiral of drug use after his girlfriend, Kelly Marie Evis, died after being hit by a bus on September 15, 2014.
Skene lives in Toronto, Canada, and her latest collection, You Can Almost Hear Their Voices, was published in 2010.
Coventry gures in the equation because Burrda Sports' UK distributors and licensing agents were until recently Tri Distribution, based on the Binley business park, and owned by Coventry entrepreneurs, ex-football pros Wayne Mumford and Steven Chapman, together with Broad Street rugby veteran Simon Skene.
The first new "image"shows the usual smiling faces laughing and chatting in a glass fronted cafe with Provost Skene House in the background.
retired solicitor Warren Skene and his wife Alicia sold Auroras encore late last year, in part for health reasons, but far from being distraught at not sharing Aintree glory, the couple, from Ferryhill, in Country Durham, were thrilled by the victory.
The Yarm office will be headed by Alison Skene, who joined Coles as a consultant almost four years ago.
Now Wayne, along with business partner and fellow former sportsman Steve Chapman and pal Simon Skene, has been appointed by global sports management group IMG to offer for sale the offi-cial range of Muhammad Ali T-shirts.
To celebrate six months as TripAdvisor's top-rated hotel in Aberdeen, Skene House Whitehall will treat guests to dinner up to the value of pounds 50 at Moon Fish Cafe for those booking in April.