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1. Sir Alan Lloyd. 1914--98, English physiologist. With A. F. Huxley, he explained the conduction of nervous impulses in terms of the physical and chemical changes involved: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1963)
2. Dorothy Crowfoot. 1910--94, English chemist and crystallographer, who determined the three-dimensional structure of insulin: Nobel prize for chemistry (1964)
3. Sir Howard. born 1932, British painter, noted for his brightly coloured semi-abstract works
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In interview Hodgkins admitted that the money was to be used to buy drugs for himself and his girlfriend and a police test confirmed the presence of cocaine and opiates in his system.
She spent two months in hospital with a fractured collarbone, but evil Hodgkins told police: "All this over some old woman who threw herself out a window.
Hodgkins was found and arrested three days later on Thorntree Road.
She was born in Worcester, daughter of the late, Elizabeth (Lawless) Hodgkins and graduated from Doherty Memorial High School and attended Quinsigamond Community College.
Hodgkins said the drop-in pitch would have plenty on offer for spinners on the opening day before flattening out under the roller over the rest of the five days.
Mr Hodgkins, a warehouse worker, was seeking approval at a preliminary hearing to make a compensation claim for disability discrimination against his employers at a full hearing later this year.
Hodgkins (22), of Whittall Drive East, Kidderminster, was jailed for two years and nine months.
Hodgkins also said that he was pleased with the preparations for the Test match, and is hoping that the pitch would not be too batsman-friendly, which has been the nature in matches at the "G" so far this season.
Former IT worker Julian Hodgkins, 37, conned New Year shoppers in the centre of Reading, Berkshire, out of their cash with a collection bucket marked for the tsunami appeal.
THE HODGKINS family, who have lived in the shadow of Foleshill gas towers for generations, were today settling into their new homes.
EAST BROOKFIELD - If there is a structure in Massachusetts that may be overlooked for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places, it is the vintage Hodgkins Building on School Street.
It follows a deal finally clinched between the city council and the Hodgkins family, who live next to the site.