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Banff

(bămf, bănf), town (1991 pop. 5,688), SW Alta., Canada, in the Rocky Mts., on the Bow River and the Trans-Canada Highway. A tourist center and winter resort established in the 1880s by the Canadian Pacific Railway, it is the headquarters of Banff National Park and gateway to Lake Louise. The Banff Center for Continuing Education is a noted fine-arts center.

Banff,

former county, Scotland: see BanffshireBanffshire
or Banff,
former county, NE Scotland. Under the Local Government Act of 1973, Banffshire became (1975) part of the new Grampian region. In the local government reorganization of 1996, Grampian was dissolved and the former territory of Banffshire was divided
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Banff

1. a town in NE Scotland, in Aberdeenshire. Pop.: 3991 (2001)
2. a town in Canada, in SW Alberta, in the Rocky Mountains: surrounded by Banff National Park. Pop.: 7135 (2001)
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Reiss, who is manager of the new bar and son of Banff owner, Craig Carloss, said using ethicallysourced materials was an important part of the project.
By trying to be so many things for so many people, Banff runs the risk of straying from its original, flagship focus as an arts incubator; the kind of place where composer Andre Ristic and novelist Cecil Castellucci could retreat from the world to work on their hockey-themed Opera Noir, which Ensemble a contemporain de Montreal premiered earlier A this year.
"The Tories should be very worried indeed if he's got his sights on Banff and Buchan.
He has been visible in the community of Banff helping build the Filipino Canadian Association of Bow Valley Alberta Canada.
Considering that histopathological analysis of renal allograft biopsies based on the Banff classification has crucial clinical implications, the aim of this study was to analyze the impact of specimen adequacy on the diagnostic agreement during application of the Banff criteria at our transplant center.
Now in its seventh edition, the 2016 UK and Ireland leg of the Banff World Tour will be the largest tour so far with more than 50,000 adventure lovers expected to gather together indoors to celebrate the outdoors with 85 screenings and 55 tour locations right across the UK and Ireland.
Now in its seventh edition, the 2016 UK and Ireland leg of the Banff World Tour will be the largest to date with more than 50,000 adventure lovers expected to gather together indoors to celebrate the outdoors with 85 screenings and 55 tour locations across the UK and Ireland.
In Visual and Digital Arts, where the ceramics studio is located, our Creative Residencies programs operate throughout the year, encompassing Thematic and BAIR residencies (Banff Artist in Residence--the acronym for a self-directed program).
The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour #InspiringAdventure attracts sell-out audiences across the globe and popularity is growing in the UK and Ireland.
It has the highest annual snowfall in the Banff area, and there's something really refreshing about the intimate, small scale of the resort.
NEED TO KNOW L | | LAUREN TAYLOR was a guest of Canadian Affair, who offer a seven-night Banff Lake Louise ski trip from PS719 per person.
Banff, Canada, July 18, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Xplorer Maps, founded in Missoula, MT in 2010, has released their most recent hand-drawn, hand-lettered fine art map; “Banff National Park.”