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Angus

(ăng`gəs), council area (1993 est. pop. 111,020), 842 sq mi (2,181 sq km), and former county, NE Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, the county of Angus became part of the Tayside region in 1975. In the local government reorganization of 1996, Tayside was dissolved and the council area of Angus, roughly approximating the old county, was created. The county of Angus was formerly known as Forfar or Forfarshire.

Angus

a council area of E Scotland on the North Sea: the historical county of Angus became part of Tayside region in 1975; reinstated as a unitary authority (excluding City of Dundee) in 1996. Administrative centre: Forfar. Pop.: 107 520 (2003 est.). Area: 2181 sq. km (842 sq. miles)
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I saw Angus back for a check on Monday and am delighted to say that he is using the leg very well.
The pensioner, who was friends with Angus's wife and even trusted them with a spare key, was left terri-fied for her life when she answered her door to the masked intruder.
Angus (pictured right), joined the firm as a trainee in 1991 and progressed steadily within the firm before being assumed as a Partner in 2004.
Tom, who has donated his services to the centre since it opened in 1998, arranged for Angus to be seen at the Leverhulme Equine Research Centre at Liverpool University.
Vet Tom Miller of Stokesley Veterinary Practice, who has donated his services to the centre since it opened in 2008, found a cyst in Angus's neck dangerously close to his jugular vein.
"Our market research shows consumers place Angus beef in a category by itself," says Brad Caudill, vice president of marketing for the Selma, Calif.-based company.
Jennifer Alison's case study of Angus and Robertson, the leading Australian publisher in the late-nineteenth and twentieth centuries, is an important addition to the growing body of work on Australian print culture.
The certified Angus beef programme was formed in 1978, allowing the American Angus Association to strengthen relationships between beef producers, packers and distributors.
From his 1960s depiction of the "ideal" Angus bull to his most recent cover of the Angus Journal in December 2007, Murphy's art has been the definitive image of Angus since the early 1950s.
First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond presented the two awards to Angus Soft Fruits at a gala dinner attended by 300 guests from the food and drink industry.
But I would hate the occasion of Angus' retirement from local government to pass without offering a huge vote of thanks to him for all the hard work he has put in, not only in Bedwas, Trethomas and Machen, Caerphilly, Tredegar and other areas but for the help he has given to local charities.
TEEN snorkler Angus Chapman was recovering last night after fighting off a killer shark which savaged his leg.