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Blackburn

1. a city in NW England, in Blackburn with Darwen unitary authority, Lancashire: formerly important for textiles, now has mixed industries. Pop.: 105 085 (2001)
2. Mount. a mountain in SE Alaska, the highest peak in the Wrangell Mountains. Height: 5037 m (16 523 ft.)
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Ayub Khansia, 54, of Tintern Crescent, Blackburn, Lancashire, 10 years for admitting conspiracy to supply cocaine.
They are joined in the vote - which is conducted through Twitter - by "outrageous" drama student Rebecca Hannon, 19, from Blackburn, Lancashire.
Blackburn, United Kingdom, April 22, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Web MS UK Ltd is a fast growing company based in Blackburn, Lancashire who specialise in running online ecommerce websites.
The last British serviceman to be killed in Afghanistan was Royal Marine David Fairbrother, 24, of Blackburn, Lancashire, who was shot dead after his patrol was ambushed.
Aso Mohammed Ibrahim, a 33-year-old Iraqi Kurd who was already banned from driving, left Amy Houston dying under the wheels of his car in Blackburn, Lancashire, in 2003.
On Tuesday she was told that she could not enter the main hall at the school, in Blackburn, Lancashire, for a parents' evening but could be seen by individual teachers in a separate room.
Abdul Musa (48) of Cedar Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, admitted taking the blame for other people's offences on up to 120 occasions.
They have made 122 staff redundant at their head office in Blackburn, Lancashire.
The Beatles once sang of 4,000 holes in Blackburn, Lancashire.
The principal work of the new division will be in the nonstick coating of new bakeware manufactured at the plant based in Blackburn, Lancashire, using Whitford's Dykor 810 non-stick coating.
is a 750-cc, 55-g PET can being injection stretch-blow molded by RPC Containers in Blackburn, Lancashire. RPC uses technology licensed from PCC Group in London.
The pair moved into the PS220,000 house on a Persimmon Homes estate in Blackburn, Lancashire, just before Christmas.