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Buchan

John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir. 1875--1940, Scottish statesman, historian, and writer of adventure stories, esp The Thirty-Nine Steps (1915) and Greenmantle (1916); governor general of Canada (1935--40)
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Beyond the Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life C of John Buchan
It claimed the lives of John Stephen, 45, and his crew members, engineer Fred Kirkness, 56, James Buchan, 29, William Hadden, 34, and James Slessor Buchan, 48.
THE FUTURE: An artist's impression of the planned extension to Buchan House, which will house both council and police services
Spokeswoman Anna Gardiner said: "Not only does Broughton Green have plenty of stories to tell as the local inn and coaching post, its link with John Buchan gives it an added sprinkling of interest."
One of the men said Buchan, struck off in 2002 and since working as an environmental consultant, had massaged his naked groin when he went to see him for what he thought was a sore shoulder, while the other said Buchan had "fondled" his testicles when he went to see him for sinusitis.
Buchan, 33, is also said to have been in possession of cannabis at Pegasus Avenue on the same occasion.
All I can say in response is that I would rather be a whining moralist than a benefits scrounger which Buchan undoubtedly is.
After 36 years and almost 150mm barrels of oil, the Buchan Alpha facility in the UK North Sea ceased production, as planned, on May 12, 2017.
Semi-finals: L Gledhill & M Lockwood 11 J Buchan & D Harvey 18, W Stott & J Armitage 14 K Atkinson & R Byram 18.
Why Ms Buchan is being groomed for celebrity on the basis that she has consistently given contraception a wide berth is, frankly, an affront to you and I: hardworking individuals who have struggled rather than face the embarrassment of letting the state take the strain.
Congratulating Ashley on his appointment, Buchan CEO David Martin said the promotion recognises Ashley's professional accomplishments and contribution to Buchan's success, as well as reinforcing the firm's commitment to developing future leaders.