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Colditz

a town in E Germany, on the River Mulde: during World War II its castle was used as a top-security camp for Allied prisoners of war; many daring escape attempts, some successful, were made
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Colditz Blitz had advanced to the finals after seeing-off Sunshine Boys 2-0 in the other semi-finals.But, Starehe were again left disappointed after Eastleigh High school edge-out Colditz Blitz 4-2 in the entertaining finals to be crowned the 2019 boys' football champions.
He said: "Some 95% of people in the UK have heard of Colditz and the prisoner of war camp.
Hoskins presents an exciting account of an escape plan put into action by the Allied prisoners of war held at Colditz Castle in Germany during World War II.
"Lifestyle factors such as eating a healthy diet, maintaining a healthy weight and exercising, in addition to not smoking, can have a significant impact on reducing cancer risk," Colditz said.
His misbehaviour meant he was eventually sent to Oflag IV-C, better known as Colditz Castle.
Graham Colditz, associate director for cancer prevention and control at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine, said that the findings suggested that peanut butter could help reduce the risk of breast cancer in women.
Nine ports of call; Rosyth for Edinburgh, Lerwick (Shetland), Scrabster, Tobermory, Belfast, Dublin, St Mary's (Scilly), St Peter Port (Guernsey) and Dover Save PS50per couple** 5 days from PS444.00 Berlin, Colditz & Dresden Flying direct from Manchester Departing Apr - Jul, Sep & Oct 2014 This wonderful value break takes in three of the former East Germany's most glorious cities - reunified Berlin, newly sparkling Leipzig and stunning Baroque gem Dresden - and visits the famous POW castle at Colditz.
A FORMER Colditz prisoner's paintings of his wartime jail have been turned into postcards.
Escape from Colditz (Channel 4, tomorrow, 9pm) * EVERYBODY with even the most rudimentary knowledge of the Second World War will be aware of Colditz.
Colditz, MD, PhD, and coauthors at Washington University conclude that we now have the knowledge to bring about wide-scale prevention of a disease estimated to kill 577,190 men and women this year in the United States alone.
Infamous as the PoW camp our boys were trying to escape from, Colditz Castle has become a hot summer break.
Colditz Castle, a Renaissance period castle in the town of Colditz near Leipzig, in Germany, is drawing a huge number of British visitors.