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Prestwich,

town (1991 pop. 31,854), Bury metropolitan district, N England. It is a residential suburb of Manchester that largely manufactures cotton and rayon.

Prestwich

a town in NW England, in Bury unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop.: 31 693 (2001)
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It took us 10 minutes just to get to grips with the game and how Prestwich were playing, but after that I think we dominated the game.
Prestwich, 27, was told by Recorder Jeremy Jenkins he would serve seven years but when released would be on an extended period of licence for five years.
The site in Prestwich was a Lloyds outlet for years and had never been robbed before, said a police source.
Prof Prestwich has studied the stores requirements which castles felt they needed in order to withstand a siege.
The 14kg of the drug were smuggled into Mona airfield on Anglesey, from Le Touquet in northern France in July 2009, in a private plane owned by David Watson, 54, from Prestwich, Manchester.
The drugs were smuggled into Mona airfield from Le Touquet in France in July 2009 in a private plane owned by David Watson, 54, from Prestwich, Manchester.
The gunman, and another robber armed with a meat cleaver, also threatened the shopkeeper's wife, who was behind the counter, and stole cash from the till and cigarettes before fleeing from the shop in Prestwich, Greater Manchester.
The 27-year-old former Ukrainian, who lives in Prestwich near Manchester, pinned Bond to the mat to claim England's first Commonwealth Games wrestling gold since Noel Loban in 1986.
The two-day sale takes place at noon on Thursday at Leeds United FC, Elland Road, Leeds; and at 1pm next Tuesday at The Fairways Lodge and Leisure Club, Prestwich, Manchester.
Paul Prestwich wrote an e-mail to students and faculty members on saying religion won't be the focus of the school's formal recruitment efforts in the future.
I WOULD like to contact Frank Tennant, married to Leslie, formerly of Blackpool and Prestwich, Manchester.