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groundwork

the ground or background of a painting, etc.

Groundwork

Site work that takes place on the ground, such as excavations, drain laying, pathways and driveways.

groundwork

Batten strips applied over roofing boards or the like; used as a base for the application of roofing materials.
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Cabinet members were told there were no plans to change car parking arrangements and, should Groundwork fail to get the funding for the centre, the lease would be terminated.
But Groundwork has joined with Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums to work on plans for the site's future.
Kate Culverhouse, Groundwork chief executive, said: "Groundwork is very proud to have been at the heart of the North-east community for 30 years.
A substantive Q&A session followed, and Menzies then hosted individual team members seeking more detailed counseling sessions for two hours in one of Groundwork Labs' offices.
As the contracted management agent for the Third Sector Strand of the Welsh Governments' Jobs Growth Wales programme, Groundwork is delivering across six counties in North Wales.
True to the concept and purpose of sustainable development, Groundwork aims to improve people's communities in three main areas: environmental, economic and social.
A regional network of Groundwork green space experts, funded by M&S, is leading the campaign.
Ian McIntosh, director of Groundwork in Wales, said: "We are proud of our impact across the country in 2011 and are encouraged by the levels of support we have received from volunteers in local communities across the region.
Mr Sargeant said "Many of the projects that Groundwork supports have improved the quality of the local environment and the lives of local people.
Timmermann has produced a collection of essays that is, as a whole, a significant contribution to scholarship on Kant's ethics in general and Kant's Groundwork in particular.
More information is available from Milly Sharp at Groundwork West Midlands on 0121 250 5073 or by emailing milly.