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Sergeant, John

(1779–1852) U.S. representative; born in Philadelphia. A lawyer from Philadelphia and a Federalist congressman (1815–29), becoming a Whig in his last term (1837–41), he chaired the Judiciary Committee and provided legal counsel to the Second Bank of the United States.
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An Evening with John Sergeant at the Village St David's Hotel, Ewloe on Friday, November 3 will be a black tie dinner in the company of key business people and representatives of the media, with one of television's great raconteurs reflecting on his 35 years in the media spotlight.
With John Sergeant, Fri ITV 8pm WIN We have 10 copies of Heroes Reborn to give away.
BARGING ROUND BRITAIN WITH JOHN SERGEANT ITV, 8pm WHO doesn't love a barge?
FACTUAL He's proved he's not the best ballroom dancer, but now John Sergeant is showing us something he is good at - boating.
BARGING ROUND BRITAIN WITH JOHN SERGEANT (ITV, Friday, 8pm, Regions Vary) BROADCASTER John Sergeant takes to the water for this new eight-part series as he travels the length and breadth of the nation's canals and meets some of the people who call them home.
BARGING ROUND BRITAIN WITH JOHN SERGEANT (ITV, Friday, 8 riday, 8 riday pm,Regions Vary) BROADCASTER John Sergeant takes to the water for this new eight-part series as he travels the length and breadth of the nation's canals and meets some of the people who call them home.
And broadcaster and journalist John Sergeant makes this point as he meanders through Britain at a sedate 4mph, taking the scenic route along eight of its famous canals.
VETERAN broadcaster John Sergeant will be guest speaker at the final of the Journal's nebusiness Awards.
He was the man who set out on a huge project to photograph as much of the United Kingdom as possible, and over the past two weeks, John Sergeant has been paying tribute to his remarkable achievements.
WHEN asked to make a show about photography, popular former political correspondent John Sergeant couldn't picture it.
JOHN SERGEANT is flicking excitedly through the book that accompanies his latest television series, showing off photos that now, I point out, make him a published photographer.
VISITORS will be able to listen to Stephen Fry, Iolo Williams and John Sergeant while touring historic homes and gardens.