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Bridie

James, real name Osborne Henry Mavor. 1888--1951, Scottish physician and dramatist, who founded the Glasgow Citizens' Theatre. His plays include The Anatomist (1930)
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The first thing you hear is a conductor (the voice of Bridie's granda, Fabien Monds) explaining the train is for 'recipients of universal credit or minimum age, the lonely, the disenfranchised, the lost' and that 'refreshments will not be available'.
"With over 80 butchers and bakers entering over 450 pies, sausage rolls, bridies, savouries and apple pies into the competition, all the butchers and bakers shortlisted can truly be proud to have produced some of the best products in the land."
Delighted owner Jo Birtwistle said the awardwinning bridies had come about"by accident"after haggis filling was used in a bridie case just to see what it tasted like.
Derek married Bridie in 1959 at St Mary's Catholic Church, and the pair lived in Rugby before they emigrated to Montreal in 1966.
Speaking yesterday about her beloved Bridie, Susan, 54, said: "She was a beautiful person, full of life, bubbly and a wonderful sister.
Bakers are campaigning for Forfar bridies to be given the same protected status as champagne.
Viv and Bridie are now rallying women to join them in the fight against the cancer by entering this year's Race for Life at Town Moor in Newcastle on Sunday, July 12.
Recently announced as recipients of a Women Make Music grant from the PRS for Music Foundation, Bridie Jackson and The Arbour are using the funds to support the creation, recording and touring of their new material.
Bridie, who is married to Ian, said: "I can't tolerate hearing aids so when this came along I jumped at the chance.
A daughter of Royal Impact and Locnamon Nell, Bridie got off to a reasonable start to her career but kept getting better and better as time went on.
It is about soccer prodigy Matt and his 10-year-old sister and manager, Bridie. Their close bond is forged after a family tragedy which makes their Mum extra protective of them.