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yoker

(ˈjəʊkə)
vb (intr)
dialect Northern English to spit
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First Round - Kilwinning Rangers v Dundee Violet, Maybole v Benburb, Neilston v Yoker Ath, Newburgh v Whitburn.
The team was thrashed 6-0 atWishaw, drew against East Kilbride, lost twice to BlantyreVics and to Neilston before they escaped by the skin of their teeth, winning their last two matches against Yoker and Thorniewood.
Haddow joins from Yoker Athletic having previously started last season at Keanie Park with Burgh.
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. Then six months later, the 37-year-old splashed out pounds 130,000 on another modern, flat around the corner from his first purchase.
McMulkin, of Yoker, Glasgow, admitted causing the dogs unnecessary suffering by failing to provide vet treatment.
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.
The answer, of course, was Clydebank who were lodgers with neighbours Yoker at the atmospheric but antiquated Holm Park.