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Consett

(kŏn`sət), town (1991 pop. 33,433), Durham, NE England. The major economic focus is on engineering. The town has associations with the Roman, Saxon, and Norman conquests. A German colony of swordmakers settled in Consett in the 17th cent.
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Consett 1977 I HAD left Consett in 1977, though I never abandoned it nor forgot it When I was gone I never looked back at Consett And Consett never looked back at me I was gone, so what who cared, I was free There was never a pot of gold at the end of Medomsley Road And why spend my life fighting for this town to die an old man Choking on its smoke and polluted air Arguing with a politician who turned away and didn't care Now I've returned but no-one there to greet I hear the ghosts of Middle Street In Consett's blinding snow And although they say they love me they will never let me go.
The legal challenge has considerably delayed the building of Consett Academy.
Consett AFC's Girls Football Foundation entered two sides in the Russell Foster Youth League in 2016-17 - and both lifted silverware.
"It is something Consett has been missing for years.
Two counters from Andrew Whitfield earned Horse and Groom a second victory of the campaign as they defeated Consett Demi 2-0.
CM FLOORING CONSETT AND DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE Division One: Blackhall Mill and Chop Comm v Consett Top Club; Castleside Horse and Groom v Burnopfield Hobson Goif; Shotley Kings Head v Consett Scotch Arms; South Moor Sports v Consett Demi.
Should the plans go through then Consett AFC, which plays in the Northern League first division but which also has a thriving junior section, will move to new facilities at nearby Crookhall, provided for by the county council.
Consett Aged Miners Charity Cup (Group Stage): (A) Consett Fountain v Consett No 1 Club; (B) Tantobie Commercial v Chopwell Central; (C) Burnopfield Sun Inn v The Barn; (D) Lanchester CC v Consett Finnians.
These unnecessary delays are both financially and emotionally costly for the townspeople of Consett.
Division Two: Consett Demi v Stanley Masons Arms; Consett Station WMC v Stanley Ox Inn; Leadgate v Stanley RAFA.
Instead of championing our local MP Pat Glass for her efforts to secure millions of pounds' worth of facilities for Consett, the headline reads "MP under fire over claims".
Consett Demi went top of Division Two with a 5-3 victory at title rivals Shotley King's Head, Dan Robinson with four of his side's goals.