Jedburgh


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Jedburgh

(jĕd`bərə), town (1991 pop. 4,053), Scottish Borders, SE Scotland, on the Jed River. The manufacture of rayon is the main industry. Jedburgh also has tannery, woolen, and corn mills and electrical engineering. The red sandstone ruins of an abbey founded in 1118 are notable.
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Lady Windermere The Duchess of Berwick Lady Agatha Carlisle Lady Plymdale Lady Stutfield Lady Jedburgh Mrs.
To pierce the great mountains of the south, to fight the tamers of the fiery Moors, to follow the greatest captain of the age, to find sunny cornfields and vineyards, when the marches of Picardy and Normandy were as rare and bleak as the Jedburgh forests--here was a golden prospect for a race of warriors.
Police are investigating after a man claimed he was threatened with a hammer during an alleged break-in at a farm near Jedburgh last night.
Results from Stirling Highland Games which were held last Saturday: Athletics Open 90 Metres - 1 SamanthaTurnbull (Tljt) 2 John Paxton (Hawick) 3 GregTurnbull (Jedburgh); 200 Metres - 1 John Paxton 2 Daniel Paxton (Hawick) 3 David Allan (Clydesdale AC); 400 Metres - 1 David Allan 2 GregTurnbull 3 Daniel Paxton.
The agents say the excellent accommodation on offer in Paisley's Jedburgh Drive extends to reception hallway, living room, luxury dining kitchen, four bedrooms with the downstairs bedroom being used as a family room, WC and family bathroom.
Hobson Interiors is at Unit 381a, Jedburgh Court, and is on 0191 487 7610.
Jedburgh Sheriff Court heard Young drove into a lay-by, which had a parked car in it, at about 40 miles per hour before realising his mistake.
<B Singer Will Young arrives at Jedburgh Sheriff Court yesterday
In Eisenhower's Guerrillas, Benjamin E Jones examines the operations of Jedburgh teams in support of the Allied campaign for France in 1944.
The conviction of Clive Richardson, 67, and Johnny Riley, 24, was hailed by animal rights campaigners after the verdicts at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
The Jedburgh, Roxburghshire couple offered a 28 day holiday as part of the lucrative deal.