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Lagan

(lăg`ən), river, c.40 mi (60 km) long, rising in Slieve Croob, SE Northern Ireland. It flows NW, then NE past Lisburn to Belfast Lough at Belfast. The port of Belfast and its shipbuilding yards are located at the mouth of the Lagan; a canal joins the river to Lough Neagh.

lagan

[′lag·ən]
(engineering)
A heavy object thrown overboard and buoyed to mark its location for future recovery.
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Judge Martyn Barklem bailed Agar and Lagan ahead of sentence today.
MPE revamped the crew and officers' mess on the Stena Mersey and Stena Lagan, which operate the Birkenhead to Belfast route.
Rolls, of Poplar, east London, Lagan, of Northcliffe Street, North Ormesby, Middlesbrough, and Agar, of South Ruislip, west London, each deny two counts of conspiracy to defraud and one count of converting or transferring criminal property.
Government software provider Lagan has announced that the London Borough of Brent, in the UK, has become its 100th local government contract.
Lady rowers Amy Laverty, Lauren Conway, Tessa Witts, Jenny Taylor,Michelle Lagan, Collette Lynch, Faye Donnelly and Alison Graham kept a watchful eye and, below, the victors return; QUB have a clear lead as they cross the finishing line to beat last year's winners, Trinity College, Dublin
SUMMER WILDFLOWER WALK Date: Thursday 21st June Time: 7pm Meet at Knightsbridge entrance to Lagan Meadows Come for a glorious walk through the flower rich meadows.
Late na nakapagresponde," Lagan said in a phone interview.
Andrew Lagan was one of three bogus online touts who sold thousands of tickets for concerts and music festivals a court was told.
Derek Sloan was speaking at the official introduction of the Lagan Viking, a new Italian-built vessel sailing the Birkenhead 12 Quays to Belfast route.
Angela, 39, was last seen near the Lagan Valley Hospital in Co Antrim on November 25.
The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded a contract to Lagan Aviation & Infrastructure to resurface the runway at RAF Northolt.
Next Saturday, April 21 our Lisburn Family Support Group will be holding their Fun Day at the Lagan Valley LeisurePlex, Lisburn from 1-4pm Autism NI supports individuals and their families, and campaigns to raise awareness of Autism within the wider society.