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Aldershot

(ôl`dərshôt), town (1991 pop. 53,665), Hampshire, S central England. It is the site of the largest military training center (est. 1854) in Great Britain. The minister of defense appoints most of the town council. Aldershot is within the metropolitan area of London. Industries include engineering and the production of electrical goods.

Aldershot

a town in S England, in Hampshire: site of a large military camp. Pop.: 58 170 (2001)
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Hampshire County Council requires delivery of Housing Support and Social Care Services for St John~s Court in Farnborough and Place Court in Aldershot, Hampshire.
Paul was stunned when the household name - dressed only in his pants - stumbled in as he slept in the hotel near Aldershot, Hampshire.
11 June 2012 - British self storage services provider Lok'n Store Group plc (LON:LOK) said on Monday it had entered into an agreement to set up a joint venture to develop and run a new self storage centre in Aldershot, Hampshire.
It was shortly before Kate Middleton, 30, arrived at the base in Mons Barracks in Aldershot, Hampshire, yesterday.
The soldiers marched on to the parade square at Mons Barracks in Aldershot, Hampshire, in full ceremonial uniform of scarlet tunics and bearskins, accompanied by the regimental mascot Conmeal, an Irish Wolfhound.
She is raising money for the charity by taking part in the GRIM Challenge, an eight mile off-road running event in Aldershot, Hampshire, today.
A major new training centre will be built at S Whittington Barracks, near Lichfield, to replace the existing Ministry of Defence medical training centre in Aldershot, Hampshire.
Maisie died from gunshot wounds on Tuesday at her father Andy Copland's house in Aldershot, Hampshire.
Aldershot, Hampshire, England: Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2007.
As the Queen arrived for the service Steve Kettless, 50, of Aldershot, Hampshire, who fought as a private with 2 Parachute Regiment at Goose Green, said: "I'm filled with sadness for the boys who never came home.
They said the anti-Semitic graffiti had appeared on the gravestones in Aldershot, Hampshire, over the past month.
The makers, Stewart Gill Conveyors, a division of Air-Log Ltd, of North Lane, Aldershot, Hampshire, tel:0125 233 2221, tell us this system can be used for either manual or powered movement, allowing loads to be transferred into storage bays via switchpoints.