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Cannock

(kăn`ək), city (1991 pop. 54,003), Staffordshire, W central England. It was a mining town dependent upon the rich coal deposits of Cannock Chase until most of the mines closed in the mid-1990s. Cannock's other industries are metalworking and brick making.

Cannock

a town in W central England, in S Staffordshire: Cannock Chase (a public area of heathland, once a royal preserve) is just to the east. Pop.: 65 022 (2001)
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The 21 piece exhibition is being held at The Museum Of Cannock Chase in Hednesford.
A spokesman for Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service, whose photos are used above, said: "We were called 8.06pm on Monday to Cannock Chase, crews from Stafford, Rugeley and Tamworth as well as the rope rescue from Stafford attended."
There was a moment where the ball hit a Cannock players foot on the line but both umpires missed it.
On December 5, 2013, officers watched an exchange take place in Orbital Way, Cannock, between Stephen Coldrick and Sonny Barham.
14 December 2017 - UK-based specialist regeneration developer and investor U+I (LSE: UAI) has entered into a joint venture agreement with a consortium managed by McArthurGlen to deliver a new Designer Outlet in Cannock, near Birmingham, over which the company's wholly owned subsidiary, Development Securities (Cannock) Ltd.
However, they were unable to hold off Cannock's attacks and by the time right-half Nazish Amin scored Tyne and Wear's second just before the break they were 20-2 down.
Detectives tracked the movements of Appleton and O'Mahoney following their release from prison in 2013, after they formed a tight-knit Cannock group with Jason Bayley, Carol Pope, Derek Hodgkiss and Russell Degg.
Cannock Chase Conservative Party chairman Cllr Paul Snape told the ECHO the rumour linking Doddy with the role was "rubbish".
I will continue to work for the people of Cannock Chase until that election, and look forward to supporting my successor, as soon as he or she is selected, to ensure that Labour have no chance of re-taking this seat."
Five goals in the final 20 minutes turned Cannock's England Hockey League Premier home match against East Grinstead on its head.
Cannock Gates launched a nationwide competition to reward a primary school with a state-of-the-art school entrance.