Meriden


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Meriden

(mĕr`ĭdən), city (1990 pop. 59,479), New Haven co., S central Conn.; settled 1661, inc. as a town 1806, as a city 1867, town and city consolidated 1922. Silverware and pewter were made there in the 18th cent. by Samuel Yale and later by the Rogers Brothers and a forerunner of the International Silver Company. Meriden's industry is now more diversified.
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Competition in the men's compound was fierce and the top three places went to Meriden archers.
Halesowen-based Meriden said in the five months ending December 31 pretax profits were pounds 253,900 on sales of pounds 2.68 million.
Meriden IT Assurance has been launched to service major UK companies that require comprehensive IT analysis, project management, compliance auditing and data security.
Natalie Gee (Sutton Coldfield) was second with 555 and Anna Tillman (Meriden) third with 544.
David McGrath, one of the lead organisers of the Meriden protest group RAID - Residents Against Inappropriate Development - said: "We are starting a national campaign to bring together other villages in distress who have had Meriden's experience and will be working with them to achieve a change in the law in 2011, which gives stricter protection for greenbelt sites around the country.
Last year the body scrapped plans to put Meriden and Knowle in with Coventry North West's Parliamentary constituency which would have seen the borough being redrawn into three Parliamentary constituencies rather than two.
Some wards currently in Coventry South will also move into the new Coventry West and Meriden seat - including Tory stronghold Westwood.
EDT -- Media reports from Meriden, Connecticut, now say that reports of a gunman at the Westfield-Meriden Mall are "unfounded." In addition, Connecticut State Police tweeted that the situation was not matching initial reports.
Meriden, CT, August 22, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Westfield Shopping Centers is proud to announce the grand opening of F21 Red, which will open its first store in Connecticut at Westfield Meriden Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 10 a.m.
It will be a case of three, two, one gone as only a trio of houses remain for sale at David Wilson Mercia's Meriden Gate development on Maxstoke Lane.
Worksop-based Anpario, which supplies to the global agriculture and aquaculture markets, has bought Bedfordshire-based Meriden Animal Health.