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loach

any carplike freshwater cyprinoid fish of the family Cobitidae, of Eurasia and Africa, having a long narrow body with barbels around the mouth

Loach

Ken(neth). born 1936, British television and film director; his works for television include Cathy Come Home (1966) and his films include Kes (1970), Riff-Raff (1991), Bread and Roses (2000), and Ae Fond Kiss (2004)

loach

[lōch]
(vertebrate zoology)
The common name for fishes composing the family Cobitidae; most are small and many are eel-shaped.
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Loach calls for a similar reactionary movement from the left, taking the rise of parties such as Syriza in Greece as inspiration.
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But, in the end, by illustrating how you can profit from doing something illegal, I think Loach has betrayed a character for whom the birth of a son should have been more than enough compensation when his lovely partner says of their bairn: "The midwife says half of his brain is developed.
I wonder what Loach makes of the recent Oscarwinning success of The King's Speech and whether it will boost the British film industry.
INSPIRATIONAL Ken Loach visits members of the film club at Crisis Skylight, Newcastle
It is not the time to be silent C* to write journalism or make films that ignore reality," said Loach.
Hammill's corner was cleared by Adrian Mariappa and Jacob Butterfield lashed in a left-footed strike which again beat Loach but hit the frame of the goal.
Watford goalkeeper Scott Loach could not hide his delight after being drafted into Fabio Capello's England squad and hopes it proves the first of many calls to represent his country.
Longest drive: Keiran Loach; nearest the pin: Keiran Loach.