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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QTell us about your family A I was born in Glossop, Derbyshire and studied at Glyndwr Uni, preceded by a foundation course at The Manchester Metropolitan University.
Callum Milligan, 19, of Glossop, Derbyshire, denies breaching the peace by shouting and swearing on Victoria Road and refusing to stop when warned by police.
Hall, who was brought up in Glossop, Derbyshire, admitted 14 sex crimes against 13 girls between ages nine and 17 during 1967 and 1986 in June last year.
Nine Year 2 students from the college's Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre in Glossop, Derbyshire, got covered in mud from head to toe when they competed in the Major Series obstacle course challenge.
Doreen Conner Glossop, Derbyshire IT beggars belief that within a cash-strapped NHS, the North West Ambulance Service Trust spends PS500,000 a year on luxurious company cars for managers.
Outside court the dead woman's older sister Angela Hyland, of Glossop, Derbyshire, said: "I hope he dies in prison.
The dog attacked members of the public in Glossop, Derbyshire, last night and police were called to the scene.
In 1944, Dr Lewis, one hit a farm house about three miles from my home in Glossop, Derbyshire, killing the occupants: this was in the Cheshire countryside about 1/2 mile from Mottram.
Rebecca Warren, Glossop, Derbyshire IF 2 you're making a new lawn, dig, roll and rake the ground, ready for sowing a wildflower lawn seed mix.
Simon's parents David and Susan Bennett arrived just in time for baby Dakota's sudden arrival, after a hurried journey from their home in Glossop, Derbyshire.
Mr Cryne, of Glossop, Derbyshire, is accused of conspiring with the three others to say a contract with the Irish Hospital Information Systems had been signed and funded before April 30 2005.
Born in Glossop, Derbyshire, in 1952, Hilary Mantel was educated at a convent school, studied law at Sheffield University, and went on to jobs in social work and teaching English in Botswana and Saudi Arabia before beginning her career as a writer.