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jongleurs

(zhông-glör`), itinerant entertainers of the Middle Ages in France and Norman England. Their repertoire included dancing, conjuring, acrobatics, the feats of the modern juggler, singing, and storytelling. Many were skilled in playing musical instruments. The jongleurs were often collaborators or assistants of troubadourstroubadours
, aristocratic poet-musicians of S France (Provence) who flourished from the end of the 11th cent. through the 13th cent. Many troubadours were noblemen and crusader knights; some were kings, e.g.
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 or trouvèrestrouvères
, medieval poet-musicians of central and N France, fl. during the later 12th and the 13th cent. The trouvères imitated the troubadours of the south.
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West Midlands Police ordered an expedited review of Bar Risa after disorder broke out outside the club at 3am in the early hours of Friday morning.
com/news/domestic-news/edl-will-be-kept-in-pub-for-three-hours-before-birmingham-demo) anti-fascist magazine Searchlight the right-wing protesters will be kept at Bar Risa in Broad Street for three hours - raising fears of a repeat of the alcohol-fuelled disorder witnessed at a previous city rally in September 2009.
Tickets are now available at Bar Risa, on Broad Street.
It's a sound I think Gary Numan might like, and you can see the king of goth electro when he pitches up at Millennium Music Hall in Cardiff - formerly Bar Risa - on Thursday, November 19.
The firm, which operates the Walkabout, Bar Risa and Jongleurs bar and restaurant chains including a Walkabout in Liverpool's Concert Square, estimates a listing costs at least pounds 200,000 a year.
Chairman Bob Ivell said the entertainment bars Walkabout, Jongleurs and Bar Risa continued to deliver significant revenues and profits, but this year's performance was affected by strong sales in last year's World Cup and preparations for the smoking ban in England.
Sean, who played for Aberavon and was on the books of Neath Swansea Ospreys, had been drinking with friends in Bar Risa in the Millenium Plaza next to the stadium.
The owner of the Walkabout and Bar Risa chains introduced self-imposed restrictions, such as capacity reductions and reduced trading hours, as it worked through the "most significant legislative change" seen in the sector.
But Regent, which also runs the Bar Risa chain, said it reaped the benefit of the five England games as well as Australia's progression to the second round of the competition.
Bosses are confident of doubling the number of outlets to 50 and introducing more Bar Risa and Jongleurs branded bars.
But he broke his vow of silence while he was opening Bar Risa in Nottingham on Friday.