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A vertical member on each side of a door, usually formed of a solid timber.
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Mr Durning is currently the Archivist of Paisley Art Institute, and studied at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Gray's School of Art.
Durning is survived by five children: Michael Durning, John Durning, Timothy Durning, Leslie Cocks and David Durning; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Durning was among the first US soldiers on Omaha Beach on D-Day and was later shot and taken prisoner.
In 2008, decorated Durning - who was among the first US soldiers in the D-Day landings - said he wanted to keep working, adding: "They're going to carry me out if I go.
Durning portrayed everyone from blustery public officials to put-upon everymen to Big Daddy in a Broadway revival of Cat On A Hot Tin Roof.
Over his prolific career that spanned 50 years in film, television and Broadway, Durning appeared in such memorable movies as "Tootsie," "Dog Day Afternoon," "The Hudsucker Proxy" and "Dick Tracy.
It just seems like a good time to do it before the tour," Durning told the New York Post.
Durning Road and Holt Road will also be closed at their junction with Edge Lane over the nights of October 15 and 16, again between 7pm and 6am.
Liz and Bill Durning were stewards at the town's Wansbeck Social Club for 18 years before deciding to re-brand the premises as the Riverside Lodge bar, restaurant and function room last year.
Last week, at a luncheon hosted by Prudential Real Estate Investors, David Durning, a senior managing director at the company's lending arm Prudential Mortgage Capital Company, offered a simple rationale.
Betty Durning, breast care co-ordinator for Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, said: "When women had to return for a fitting it was to where they may have undergone surgery or chemotherapy which could have caused them some anxiety.
For one of the few times in his long and illustrious acting career, words escaped Charles Durning.