La Louvière

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Louvière, La

(lä lo͞ovyâr`), commune (1991 pop. 76,432), Hainaut prov., S Belgium. It was an industrial center of the Bassin du Centre coal-mining region but has changed its economic focus since the coal mines ceased producing.
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Early this year Duferco closed its plant in La Louviere, as a result of which about 380 jobs got lost.
Noor, a pupil at St Cyres School, fired an equaliser for Wales in their 1-1 draw against Switzerland at the Tivoli Stadium, La Louviere.
"When I was at Belgium with La Louviere I was told AC Milan were watching me.
Duferco has production facilities in La Louviere, Clabecq and Marcinelle, with a combined workforce of 1,000.
O'Reilly's Haras de la Louviere consigned Help From Heaven, who is a half sister to Listed winner Heaven's Cause and out of the Royal Academy mare Heaven's Help.
Uzbek is tan - born Odemwingie almost joined Blackburn Rovers from Belgian club La Louviere in 2005, before he signed for Lille instead.
Gooch is a 24-year-old American international who started his career with United's old friends DC United before having spells with Metz in France and La Louviere in Belgium.
Belgian League - Lokeren 1, Germinal Beerschot 2' Club Brugge 3, Genk 0' Beveren 1, Mouscron 0' St Truiden 0, FC Brussels 1' Lierse 1, Roeselare 0' Standard Liege 0, AA Gent 2' Anderlecht 3, Zulte-Waregem 0'Westerlo 2, La Louviere 1' Charleroi 0, Cercle Brugge 1.
The French defender spent two years in Edinburgh before joining Belgian club La Louviere last summer.
Solskjaer is the Ballydoyle standard-bearer in the featured Group 3 Castlemartin & La Louviere Gladness Stakes and deserves plenty of respect.
He plays his club football with La Louviere and is making such an impression that other Premiership clubs are taking an interest.
ANDERLECHT have been ordered to replay their home league match against La Louviere after winning the original encounter in bizarre circumstances.