Bancroft


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Bancroft,

village (1991 pop. 2,383), SE Ont., Canada, on the York River. Its industries include milling, quarrying, dairying, lumbering, and tourism. The Bancroft Gemboree is an annual gathering of rock collectors.

Bancroft

 

one of the centers of Zambia’s Copperbelt. A railroad links it with the city of Ndola, center of the copper-smelting industry. Bancroft has an estimated population of about 19,000, of which 17,000 are Africans.

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It had all looked so promising, courtesy of a cast including Sarah Parish (as the psycho killer cop Elizabeth Bancroft, who was fuelled by her lust for murder, power, corruption and lies) and Faye Marsay (as the rookie cop trying to bring her down) - along with Kenneth Cranham, Art Malik and Steve Evets.
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The hosts took an early lead when Lee Griffin crossed and Danny Bancroft, who had provided the assist for the touchdown, added the goal points.