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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PROBE Police were last night examining a property in Benevente Street in Seaham after the arrest in the North East of businessman Nic Seddon DRAMA Patricia, Bob and Nic Seddon pictured in March this year after the incident in which a car driven by Nic Seddon plunged into a canal in Altrincham, Greater Manchester.
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Paterson, 59, from Altrincham, Greater Manchester, who carried out unnecessary breast operations in both NHS and private hospitals, was convicted by a jury at Nottingham Crown Court of 17 counts of wounding with intent and three counts of unlawful wounding against 10 private patients.
Paterson, who later moved to Altrincham, Greater Manchester, had been given other dispensations by the judge, including being allowed to be driven by private car into the Nottingham court's car park to avoid waiting press.
t urm, Sentencing the surgeon of Altrincham, Greater Manchester, at Nottingham Crown Court yesterday, Judge Jeremy Baker told him he was driven by his "own selfaggrandisement l and the material rewards which it brought from your private practice".
Teret, of Altrincham, Greater Manchester, denies 18 rapes, two serious sexual assaults, one attempted rape, 11 indecent assaults and two counts of indecency with a child.
And a store in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, had mugs going for 50p and England flags reduced to PS2.
The 48-year-old, from Altrincham, Greater Manchester, was charged with 19 offences including six counts of raping a child, six allegations of indecently assaulting a child and seven counts of sexual activity with a child.
3-million-pounds deal and reportedly earns around 70,000 pounds-a-week, was let off with a warning for allegedly eating a Krispy Kreme doughnut at a store in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, without paying for it.