Altrincham


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Altrincham

(ôl`trĭng-əm), town (1991 pop. 39,528), Trafford metropolitan district, W central England. A suburb of Manchester, it has a textile-printing industry and engineering works and is also noted for its market gardens. The town's growth was stimulated by the construction of the Bridgewater Canal in 1760.

Altrincham

a residential town in NW England, in Trafford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop.: 40 695 (2001)
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Altrincham immediately made the extra man count as they gained a free kick 25 yards from goal and Nicky Clee flighted the ball beyond the diving Chris Sanna to seal the points.
A deflected shot from Marc Williams was turned round the post by Altrincham keeper Stuart Cobrun but four Colwyn Bay corners in quick succession came to nothing.
However, they made a stuttering start which saw Altrincham clip the top of the crossbar before Ethan Tait was denied by a fine save by Daniel Havern and Paul Blackett could only head the rebound narrowly wide.
Michael Rankine, in and out of the side in his one year on Tyneside, headed lowly Altrincham back on level terms after 77 minutes.
But Altrincham found their way back into the game straight after the re-start, Rankine firing the ball into the roof of the next from close range.
James Gray put the win beyond doubt with Wrexham's third goal against Altrincham
If big Nathan Blissett had taken his chance at the far post from Marlon's cross, we might still have taken something home from Altrincham.
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He has signed terms at Altrincham until the end of the season and has made two appearances, both from the bench.
Rotary and the Ladies Inner Wheel hosted a joint meeting at the Cresta Court Hotel in Altrincham in February to hear Susan Henry discuss her visit to Malawi in which she represented the Wateraid charity.
But instead of building on the goal, the away side fell apart as former Reds forward James Lawrie and Damian Reeves scored to hand Altrincham the win.
Inside the first minute Stephan Morley saw a long range effort tipped over the bar for Leamington but it was Altrincham who took the lead on five minutes from Damian Reeve's looping header.