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tulchan

(ˈtʌlxən)
n
the skin of a calf placed next to a cow to induce it to give milka bishop appointed to that position by the Regent of Scotland in the 1570s and acting for him by appropriating church funds for other purposes, or a similar official holding office as a substitute for another
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* A Tulchan is a calfs skin stuffed, and placed before a cow who has
* between such a Tulchan and a Bishop named to transmit the temporalities
New season lambs per head (5577) - Newmill Rathven (BTex) PS100.00; Little Raith (Tex) PS98.00; Little Raith (Suf) PS95.50; Shanry (Cha) PS91.00; Hartfield (Cross) PS85.00; Sauchrie Mains (Mule) PS80.00; Powblack (Hamp) PS78.00; Tulchan Croft (Chev) PS77.00; Duncanziemere (Chev/Mule) PS64.00; Inch (BF) PS62.00.
OTMS sold to a top of 148.9p per kg for a 705kg Limousin from Wedderburn, Huntly, and PS1,190 for an Aberdeen-Angus from Tulchan, Grantown on Spey.
Martin Robinson/David Allchurch, Tulchan Tel: 020 7353 4200
Susanna Voyle joins Headland after most recently being a partner at Tulchan for 15 years, advising a wide range of FTSE 100, FTSE 250 and private companies.
SGH Martineau LLP acts for names such as Lyle & Scott and Tulchan Textiles, and is advising Alfred Karcher UK and Gmbh in relation to allegedly misleading advertisements and passing off claims.
"This, dear Valeriy, is a gift to me from Tulchan. Here, look at the monogram."
"We did all our figures and my finance director Barry Nightingale said we'd get the money, so we put a team together, which included Global Leisure Partners and Clasen as financial advisers, Mark Davies's company Camberton as government relations adviser, Tulchan as our PR people and Freshfields the lawyers.
A spokesman for Tulchan PR, representing Lim in London, said last night: "Mr Lim hopes the case results in a chance for him to be able to present an offer to the club and have it given a fair hearing."
The Highland town of Grantown on Spey is home to Tulchan Estate on the River Spey.