Hughes, Thomas

Hughes, Thomas,

1822–96, English author. A lawyer, Hughes eventually became a judge; he was also a Liberal member of Parliament and worked assiduously for social reforms. His novel of school life, Tom Brown's School Days (1857), is a classic. Its sequel, Tom Brown at Oxford (1861), was less successful.
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Heygarth FC kept pole position in the Premier Division, going four points clear with a tremendous 3-1 win at Birch Tree thanks to efforts from Ki Hughes, Thomas Charters and Steven Forbes.
CAMLOUGH ROVERS: Miceal Browne, Oisin Nicks, Matty Doherty, Ryan Mulgrew, Sean Conlon, Ronan Casey, Nikodem Lickiewicz, Fergal O'BrIen, Shane Moran, Eoghan Roe O'Neill, Alex Hughes, Thomas McCrink, Conall O'Callaghan.
Dai Young currently has South African Nizaam Carr filling this role in his squad on a short-term basis, and as he observes, Shields will join Nathan Hughes, Thomas Young, Guy Thompson and James Haskell among others in a useful-looking back-row group.
MOSELEY: Tries - Glynn, Lawrence; Con - Hughes, Thomas; Pen - Hughes (3) DONCASTER: Pens - Lennard (3)
Front row: James Hughes, Thomas Middlebrook, Ben Holmes, Joe Cannon, Joel Denton, Cavan Howarth (zyhud120911nethker) * ON TARGET: A delighted Cavan Howarth (above fourth left) celebrates after his second goal restores Netherton's lead and Netherton's Joel Denton gets in a vital clearance (left) Pictures: Eric Kershaw (zyhud120911nethup2ker/zyhud120911nethupker5) * UP IN THE AIR: Upperthong's Lewis Elsy (orange) tries to find a way past Josh O'Malley (above), while Netherton scorer Cavan Howarth (stripes) tries a bit of ball juggling to get past Zak Sleney (below) (zyhud120911nethup1ker/zyhud120911nethup6ker)
Contributing artists included Ellen Campbell, Kristine Coreil, Angela DeBoer, John Ericson, Charles Gavin, Leslie Hart, Patrick Hughes, Thomas Hundemer, Nick Kenney, Eldon Matlick, Dan Phillips, Alan Mattingly, Craig Pratt, Kate Pritchett, Kim Rooney, William Scharnberg, Brent Shires, Jennifer Sholtis, Nick Smith, Marcia Spence, Paul Stevens, Heather Test, and Catherine Roche-Wallace.
ABERYSTWYTH: Cann, S Bowen, Gareth Hughes, Thomas, James, Murtagh (Richardson 70), Kellaway (Davies 86), Morgan, Evans, L Bowen, Glyndwr Hughes.
CHARLTON: Carson, Sankofa (Hasselbaink 74), Fortune, Diawara, Traore, Rommedahl, Faye (Holland 69), Hughes, Thomas (Sam 70), Marcus Bent, Darren Bent.
We signed Milan Baros, who's now worth a lot more money and, although I appreciate that you don't get them all right, the likes of Aaron Hughes, Thomas Sorensen and Gavin McCann have all been solid players for us.
CHARLTON: Myhre, Young, Hreidarsson, Perry, Powell, Kishishev, Holland, Hughes, Thomas, D Bent, M Bent.
Ivan Payne, Paul McGennis, Tony Walsh, Patrick Hughes, Thomas Naughton and Noel Reynolds.