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(hŭk`nəl) or

Hucknall Torkard,

town (1991 pop. 28,592), Nottinghamshire, central England. It has coal mines and manufactures hosiery. George ByronByron, George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron
, 1788–1824, English poet and satirist. Early Life and Works

He was the son of Capt. John ("Mad Jack") Byron and his second wife, Catherine Gordon of Gight.
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 is buried in the parish church.
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Daniel, from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, said: "I try not to think about it.
The youngster was rushed to hospital after being hit by a car and a van in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
One-year-old Elvis' owner Katherine Cooke, who works as a nurse at Buckley House veterinary surgery in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, is now searching for a new home and hen harem for the cockerel.
Private James's colleague who was killed was Lance Corporal Paul "Sandy" Sandford, 23, from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, who was shot in the neck during an operation in Upper Gereshk, Helmand province, last June.
Lee, 42, from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, had tried to delete the images before he returned the laptop to the company at the end of his employment.
Another store in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, was closed during the day.
His family, from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, said the soldier - who had been married for just a year - died doing a job he had been determined to do since he was 11.
His family, from Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, paid an emotional tribute to the soldier who, they said, died doing a job he had been determined to do since he was 11.
Martin Taylor, 39, of Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, was described as a "genuinely evil" paedophile, who was leading a double life.
Scott Taylor, of Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, was also banned for life from owning any animal.
He was last sighted on May 29 in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, having been foiled when attempting robberies earlier the same day in Loughborough, Warwickshire, and the previous afternoon in Grantham, Lincolnshire.
Janet is now recovering at her home in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.