Wrekin

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Wrekin

the. an isolated hill in the English Midlands in Telford and Wrekin unitary authority, Shropshire. Height: 400 m (1335 ft.)
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Steve loved a show and we felt such a comforting circle of support in that theatre from all of the Wrekin College family.
Mr Corbyn was active in the Young Socialists, the name at the time of Labour's youth wing, he said, and they would plant the red flag on The Wrekin, the hill above the Shropshire Plain.
Mr Watts' comments are not surprising given his ownership of the Wrekin Ruby, over 80 antique cars and a variety of Persian rugs.
The Wrekin Wakes date back 200 years to when beer was carried to the summit for rowdy celebrations.
The Wrekin Local Plan adopted by the unitary Telford & Wrekin Council recognises the need for flexibility in a new town and provides a framework of sustainable development incorporating the Green Network.
The Wrekin MP allegedly retorted "You're not f***ing royalty" - words which ended up as a popular T-shirt slogan.
The Istituto Gemmologico Italiano - which the Wrekin accounts claim valued the jewel - said it had no record of the gem, did not value jewels at the site mentioned and was not even open on the date mentioned by the Wrekin accounts.
But more attention is now being focussed on the mystery "Gem of Tanzania", which according to the Wrekin books was worth pounds 11m.
Part of the ancient fortress at the Wrekin, on the Welsh-Shropshire border, is being put up by owner Peter Holt, who inherited the Orleton Estate from his late father Vesey.
The Wrekin, just over the border in Shropshire, is one of the locations where Tolkien would gaze out at the rolling countryside and Welsh mountains, and formulate tales of kings, wizards and orcs.
Four Synchronised swimmers from Rugby Swimming Club picked up gold medals at the Wrekin Routine competition - Amy Goldschmidt (solo), Hannah Dudley (solo) and Sam Winn and Hannah Dudley (duet).
The Wrekin Ruby was only worth PS8,000 - not PS11m as claimed