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Consett

(kŏn`sət), town (1991 pop. 33,433), Durham, NE England. The major economic focus is on engineering. The town has associations with the Roman, Saxon, and Norman conquests. A German colony of swordmakers settled in Consett in the 17th cent.
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Consett Supa-Snooker occupy a top-two spot in Division Three as a Dean Bruce double secured a 2-0 victory at Shotley Cricketers.
Lee Butler, director at The Shadbolt Group said: "We have been heavily involved in a number of projects in Consett since the 1980s on behalf of Project Genesis.
IMP has its headquarters in Consett, a worldwide sales and marketing center in Dallas, and regional offices in Slough, England, Bannockburn, Ill.
A hat-trick from Dan Robinson and a single from Adrian Bailey earned Consett Demi a 4-2 success over Consett Cricketers Ex-Juniors.
One of the most exciting developments in Consett is to be found at Regents Park on the west side of the town.
Tees Valley started the stronger, but Consett got into the game in the latter stages of the first half, though there were no goals before the break.
Lanchester Cricket Club are also into the quarters as two counters from Jack Baron and an own goal earned them a 3-1 victory over Consett Station WMC, who had Anthony Sands on the scoresheet.
By the end of the Eighties many cars were 10 years old, one-third of the working population were jobless and Consett was a by-word for industrial decline.
Consett then started to apply good pressure and had Billingham pinned in there own half, but the away team defended well and managed to brake away with some fine passing.
CM FLOORING CONSETT AND DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE Division One: Castleside Horse and Groom v Blackhall Mill & Chopwell Comm; Consett Cricketers Ex-Juniors v Consett Scotch Arms; Consett Demi v South Moor Sports; Oxhill Central v Winlaton Highlander.
This is the view from the clubhouse of Consett and District Golf Club.
MIDDLESBROUGH Ladies Under-12s had a great 6-0 win over Consett.