Houghton-le-Spring


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Houghton-le-Spring

(hō`tən-lə-sprĭng, hou`–), town (1991 pop. 35,337), Sunderland metropolitan district, NE England. Once a coal mining center, it is now a market town.

Houghton-le-Spring

a town in N England, in Sunderland unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: coal-mining. Pop.: 36 746 (2001)
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McFall, 51, who was living between Unwin's home and Waterloo Road, Blackpool, and Unwin, 40, of St Oswald's Terrace, Houghton-le-Spring, deny murder and rape last August.
Luke, from East Rainton in Houghton-le-Spring, joins the company after gaining experience in engineering, retail sales and food manufacturing.
The Houghton-le-Spring bill is topped by Jason Booth (35-5) who challenges for (32-1) Canadian Steve Molitor's IBF world super-bantamweight crown.
The bungalow on Houghton Road, Hetton-le-Hole, Houghton-le-Spring, is for sale through Pattinson at PS280,000, tel: 0191 415 4467.
Young golfers who are benefitting from free taster sessions at Houghton-le-Spring Golf Club
McFall, 51, who was living between Houghton-le-Spring and Waterloo Road, Blackpool, and Unwin, 40, of St Oswald's Terrace, Houghton-le-Spring, deny murder and rape.
Houghton-le-Spring, Sunderland - One lane of the A690 Durham Road in Stoneygate, Houghton-le-Spring will be closed between 9.
Elliot Gowland, 36, of Houghton-le-Spring, who works in manufacturing, said: "Only Fools And Horses.
TGoing to auction with a guide price of PS54,000, the end-of-terrace property in New Herrington, near Houghton-le-Spring, can be used as a family home or split into two flats.
Houghton-le-Spring Heritage Society: "Would like to see a station at Fencehouses and Penshaw to help improve local transport links in Houghton-le-Spring.
Situated on Lilywhite Terrace in Houghton-le-Spring, it has three good-sized bedrooms, a large kitchen, reception room and bathroom.
1pm, North East Branch, 8th Army Veteran's Assn (Committee & Social), Queen's Head, Newbottle, Houghton-le-Spring.