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Crewe

(kro͞o), town (1991 pop. 59,097), Cheshire East, W central England. It is an important railroad junction with large locomotive and car works, including Rolls-Royce motors.
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Crewe

 

a city in Great Britain. Population, 51,300 (1971). Crewe is a major railway junction. It produces railroad equipment, locomotives, railroad cars, and automobiles.

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Crewe

a town in NW England, in Cheshire: major railway junction. Pop.: 67 683 (2001)
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He thinks the people of Crewe and Nantwich are stupid".
New Labour's refusal to hold a referendum on the EU treaty; the level of crime; immigration; the evil of political correctness; the stupid operating of the human rights legislation; the introduction of thousands of petty rules, regulations and laws, all could have been in the thoughts of the electors of Crewe and Nantwich. They will be in mine the next opportunity I have to vote.
The Crewe and Nantwich Tory candidate, Edward Timpson, took 49.5% of the vote, as against Labour's 30.6%.
The Conservatives' victory in Crewe and Nantwich was excellent for big-hitters, who had lumped on a Timpson triumph in the days preceding the vote.
Crewe and Nantwich has already made electoral history with the unprecedented pounds 2.7 billion tax bribe dished out last week to help some victims of the 10p tax abolition, and the many more who were deemed to care about them.
Work and Pensions Secretary James Purnell said: "Some people will try to use Crewe and Nantwich as a political football, but the important thing is what is right for people locally."
The Crewe and Nantwich by-election is likely to go badly for Labour so it is now up to Mr Brown to show why we should keep faith with him.
FORMER AM Tamsin Dunwoody yesterday admitted she was "up against it" in her bid to succeed her late mother as Labour MP for Crewe and Nantwich.
Cllr Marren's election was proposed by Cllr Arthur Moran and seconded by Cllr Andrew Martin, with Cllr Moran saying that he has known the new Mayor since the 1980s in a variety of roles including as a magistrate, a Crewe and Nantwich Borough Council officer, a Cheshire East Councillor and a Nantwich Town Councillor.