High Wycombe


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High Wycombe

(wĭk`əm), city (1991 pop. 69,575), Buckinghamshire, S England. The city is well known for its furniture industry and also has paper mills, sawmills, and engineering works. Other industries include printing and the manufacture of precision instruments and clothing. Ancient British and Roman remains are found nearby. The parish church dates from the 13th cent. Wycombe Abbey, a mansion built in 1795, is a girls' public school.

High Wycombe

a town in S central England, in S Buckinghamshire: furniture industry. Pop.: 77 178 (2001)
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Address : 15 Queen Victoria Rd, High Wycombe HP11 1BB, UK
31 August 2017 - UK REIT Redefine International (LSE: RDI) has completed on the sale of the Sytner BMW showroom in High Wycombe for GBP 26.
A new state-of-the-art technical centre was unveiled in March 2014 at the High Wycombe site.
Police vehicles and tape could be seen outside two addresses in High Wycombe as officers carried out searches of the properties.
Police vehicles and tape could be seen outside two addresses in High Wycombe - in Desborough Avenue and West Wycombe Road - as officers carried out searches of the properties.
The 750 in attendance represented just over a quarter of the club's existing 2,800 season ticket holders at the club's current home in Adams Park, High Wycombe.
Thousands of people, including boxer Amir Khan, attended the brothers' funeral, which was held at a mosque in High Wycombe on December 29.
UKPRwire, Mon Feb 27 2012] Whitbread PLC is to open a new Premier Inn hotel in High Wycombe Central on 12th March 2012.
Whitbread PLC brings Au5 million to High Wycombe thanks to new Premier Inn
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With still 12 days to go until the big 5k challenge in High Wycombe, Alix has already surpassed the pounds 260 fund-raising mark.