Ashton-under-Lyne

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Ashton-under-Lyne,

town (1991 pop. 43,605), Tameside metropolitan district, NW England, in the Greater Manchester metropolitan area on the Tame River. Its industries include engineering, leather, plastics, textile production and processing, brewing, and the manufacture of diesel, gas, and oil engines.

Ashton-under-Lyne

a town in NW England, in Tameside unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop.: 43 236 (2001)
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Winterbottom, of Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, was held and later sent to the hospital by a Dubai court - his medical records were requested.
More than 180 competitors from all over the country took part in the Ashton Open in Ashton Under Lyne.
A DISAPPOINTING start to the season for Collegiate as they fell in the first round of the Lancashire Plate to Ashton Under Lyne, who they had beaten in the exact same fixture last year.
ANOTHER easily reachable Christmas away day show with a distinctly Scouse flavour sees Huyton actor Keith French taking the title role in Dick Whitington at the Tameside Hippodrome, Ashton Under Lyne.
He ransacked the house in Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester, daubed "Paki Out" in lipstick on a wall - then went drinking with his girlfriend and pretended to find the bodies that night claiming a burglar was to blame, it was said.
Birchfield beat Ashton Under Lyne 39-5 in North Lancs Two .
March 23: Rest of Lancs v Southport & DGA, Southport Old Links April 27: Lancashire B v South Lancs SL, Dean Wood May 21: Collinge Trophy, Lee Park May 23-25: Lancashire County Championships, Hillside June 16-17: Lancashire Seniors, Southport & Ainsdale June 30: Lancashire Boys v Cheshire Boys, Eastham Lodge July 28: Under-16, Under-15 & Under-14 Boys v Yorkshire, Ashton Under Lyne August 9: Lancashire v Northumberland, West Derby September 4: Autumn Meeting, Haydock Park National Events August 22-24: Logan Trophy, Royal Birkdale September 26-28: English County finals, Formby
The Up Holland club overcame Ashton under Lyne 4&3 in the semi-finals before clinching the trophy with a 4&3 win over Silverdale in the final.
He told the inquest at Ashton under Lyne, Greater Manchester: "It's like throwing six sixes - it may happen to you twice in your life.
The search was centred initially on the Ashton under Lyne area of Manchester.