Glossop

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Glossop

(glŏs`əp), town (1991 pop. 29,923), Derbyshire, central England. It is a residential suburb of Manchester. A chief cotton-manufacturing city of Derbyshire, Glossop also has an engineering industry. Other products are woolens, canned goods, and paper. The town is adjacent to Peak District National Park.
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In March the Peak Panther appeared in the back garden of a house in Simmondley, near Glossop, Derbyshire.
Scott, 25, from Glossop, Derbyshire, was thrilled to land the part.
Dan and his wife Anne, from Glossop, Derbyshire, already had a two year-old daughter Johana.
The woman born Vivienne Swire in Glossop, Derbyshire, in 1941, is a great thinker, her life governed by an all- consuming lust for knowledge.
Gwenda then married a gentleman from Glossop, Derbyshire by the name of Dr Hubert Scott, a doctor of physics.
The former Mondays dancer, who lives with his wife Deborah and their two sons in Glossop, Derbyshire, has had a varied life since the band split in 1993.
Mr Scott, a life-long devotee of Latin America who was born in Glossop, Derbyshire, first worked at the Morning Star.
Meanwhile, a syndicate of 14 regulars from the Peels Arms pub in Glossop, Derbyshire, were yesterday celebrating a pounds 1.
British Regional Airways commercial director Mike Bathgate said John, of Glossop, Derbyshire, gave a textbook performance after practising the landing dozens of times on a simulator.
The residents of Gamesley in Glossop, Derbyshire, each fork out pounds 552 every year on cigarettes.
John Wilson, 54, of Glossop, Derbyshire, was found guilty of the same charges.
Raven, 44, of Parliament Close, Bolton, who worked undercover as an investigator for programmes shown onBBC and Channel 4, and Wilson, 54, of Glossop, Derbyshire, were also sentenced to 14 years concurrent for two counts of conspiracy to cause GBH to Waters and Razak.