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headway

1. motion in a forward direction
2. the distance or time between consecutive trains, buses, etc., on the same route

headway

[′hed‚wā]
(mining engineering)
(navigation)
Motion in a forward direction.

headroom, headway

1. The clear vertical space (as from floor to ceiling), esp. the height which is available for passage.
2. In the stage-house of a theater, the clear height over the gridiron.
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The charity - which was formed by the merger of Headway groups in Newcastle, North Tyneside, Gateshead and South Tyneside - is now working with digital communications agency iProspect, which has an office in Newcastle, to ensure people affected by brain injury find the charity more easily online.
Headway makes his all-weather debut and he's strongly fancied to make it a winning one.
The nomination recognises Pauline's dedication to assisting brain injury survivors in their recovery for nearly two decades for the charity's Headway Cardiff and South East Wales group which has patients from Cardiff, Newport, Bridgend, Penarth and Barry.
His Royal Highness Prince Harry has launched the new initiative by Headway, a charity that supports people affected by brain injury.
Her story was told at a lunch held in St Asaph by North Wales law firm Swayne Johnson as a fundraiser for the Headway charity which backed Paula in her struggle against the medical establishment.
The challenge in a Fixed Block System is for Signal/Safety Engineers to size these blocks for optimum headway and safety regulations.
Ray Savage, 56, owner of Savi's Bakery, in Leamington Spa, and his team covered almost 1,000 miles across the UK in just nine days to raise awareness of Headway Coventry and Warwickshire, a charity which supports local people affected by brain injury.
APolice are investigating after the thieves crashed into the Headway shop on the High Street at some point between the shop closing at 5pm on Saturday, April 9, and re-opening on the morning of Monday, April 11.
For example, if a bus is delayed for some reason, the bus will slow down and the headway between it and the bus before it will be larger than the normal headway.
After spending several more days at the Royal Gwent, Gary was discharged and travelled to his GP who referred him to the charity Headway based at Cardiff's Rookwood Hospital.
The Headway Wirral 2015 Dragon Boat Race at West Kirby Marine Lake yesterday, now in its fourth year, was opened by the Mayor of Wirral, Cllr Les Rowlands.
Matthew Lockey, Karen Foster and Alison Halford from Macks Solicitors will drop from around 12,000 feet on Saturday to raise funds for brain injury charity Headway Teesside.