Dewsbury


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Dewsbury

(dyo͞oz`bərē), town (1991 pop. 49,612), Kirklees metropolitan district, N central England, on the Calder River. It is a commercial center for heavy woolen textiles and has one of the world's largest rag-trading markets. There are woolen mills and blanket, carpet, and shoddy factories. Other industries include engineering and the manufacturing of chemicals. Dewsbury houses several departments of the Dewsbury and Batley Technical and Art College.
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A Hussain, variation of condition 6 on previous |permission for building of extension and one illuminated sign, Ravensthorpe WMC, Huddersfield Road, Dewsbury.
Perhaps the bookmakers are reading too much into the Bulldogs' televised win on Dewsbury soil in April, but that triumph was more about fatigue than finesse.
From the late 1950s, families from South Asia made Dewsbury their home, many working in the woollen mills.
Dewsbury went over twice through full-back Mark Field and second row Alex Bretherton, with one Liam Finn conversion putting the Yorkshiremen just two points behind with five minutes left.
The tapestry was unveiled at the church when Margaret gave a well-attended talk about the background of what is now being called The Dewsbury Tapestry.
The battle for the Dewsbury seat was hard fought, but overall a fair fight which suggests the area is going someway to ridding
Mullacos of Dewsbury, erection of canopy, |Mullaco Dewsbury Supermarket, Slaithwaite Road, Thornhill Lees, Dewsbury.
However, it is more a case of 'nothing good from Dewsbury ever gets reported.
Ahmadiyya Muslim Association UK, change of |use from B1 offices to D1 place of worship and ancillary Ahmadiyya Community Centre, 67 Thornhill Road, Dewsbury.
M Patel, single and two storey extensions, 7 |Clarence Terrace, Savile Town, Dewsbury.
M Mullas, single storey rear extension, 8 St |Mary's Place, Savile Town, Dewsbury.
The first is on February 19, in Dewsbury, he "unlawfully and by force or fraud took Shannon Matthews against her will".