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Barnet

(bär`nət), outer borough (1991 pop. 283,000) of Greater London, SE England. Although mainly residential, manufactures there include automobile and aircraft parts, electrical components, and beverages. At the battle of Barnet (1471) during the Wars of the Roses, Edward IV of the House of York defeated the Lancastrian Richard Neville, earl of Warwick. Neville died in the fighting.

Barnet

a borough of N Greater London: scene of a Yorkist victory (1471) in the Wars of the Roses. Pop.: 324 400 (2003 est.). Area: 89 sq. km (34 sq. miles)
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SOFTWARE specialist Touchstone Group - based at High Barnet in Hertfordshire - has won a contract to supply the Royal National Institute for Deaf People with a financial accounting, budgeting and procurement system.
A London Underground spokeswoman said initial reports were that one carriage of the train on the High Barnet branch line hit a wall as it entered the station.
London Underground services were suspended on the Northern Line between Hampstead and Edgware and between Archway and High Barnet due to the bad weather.
An inquest is due to open today at High Barnet Coroner's Court, the Independent Police Complaints Commission said yesterday.
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Cope, of High Barnet, Herts, appeared before West London magistrates' court on Wednesday.

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