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Mandeville

(man`də vil), town (1991 pop. 39,945), C Jamaica, at an altitude of c.2,000 ft (610 m). Mandeville is an inland resort town known for its cool climate and quiet, English character.

Mandeville

supposed author of an exaggerated travelogue. [Br. Lit.: Voyage of Sir John Mandeville, Harvey, 511]

Mandeville

1. Bernard de. ?1670--1733, English author, born in Holland, noted for his satire The Fable of the Bees (1723)
2. Sir John. 14th century, English author of The Travels of Sir John Mandeville. The book claims to be an account of the author's journeys in the East but is largely a compilation from other works
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Three months later Mandeville, who was 19, was hired to drive out Benefit Street star Julie Young's family living in Kingston Road, Stockton.
I remember the excitement when we managed to get one of our patients a place at Stoke Mandeville.
Between 1972 and 1985 nine informal verbal reports were made by Savile's victims at Stoke Mandeville along with one formal complaint from the father of an 11-year-old girl, one report said.
The findings are expected to expose errors and oversights at Stoke Mandeville over 20 years.
The hotel near Mandeville, LA, offers five event rooms with 3,200 square feet of flexible space for conferences and expos as well as parties, receptions, weddings and other social events.
Three major investigations were launched at Leeds General Infirmary, Stoke Mandeville Hospital and Broadmoor Hospital after details first emerged about cases of alleged abuse by Savile in hospitals.
NHS reports into all three hospitals were anticipated this week, but those abused by Savile at Stoke Mandeville have now been told their investigation - featuring some of the worst offending - has been shelved until later in the year.
An investigation into at least 22 offences uncovered by police at Stoke Mandeville, where the former BBC DJ was a volunteer, was due out this week along with two other NHS probes.
So the Mandeville Hotel, just off Oxford Street, was a perfect choice.
LIVERPOOL bright young things Sir John Mandeville have just finished recording the tracks Don't Call, Sick and Tired and The Fool for their debut EP which will be released on March 8.
The BBC star dressed in black robes during the rituals which allegedly took place in the basement of Stoke Mandeville hospital, in 1975.