Ormskirk


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Ormskirk

(ôrmz`kûrk), town (1991 pop. 27,308), Lancashire, N England. Ormskirk is a market town. Silk and cotton textiles and metal goods are made. The church, with an embattled tower, contains the burial chapel of the earls of Derby. Nearby are ruins of Burscough Abbey (12th cent.). There is a teacher training college.
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A YOUNG student from Ormskirk is devastated after losing a locket containing her dad's ashes.
Schools: Ormskirk School, Edge Hill University, Ormskirk CE Primary, St Bede's RC High, Ormskirk St Anne's RC Primary.
Newcastle College's merger with Skelmersdale & Ormskirk College in West Lancashire has been described by the new principal and chief executive, Jackie Fisher, as "the dawn of a new era".
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Barry Dawson, 21, believed to be from the Ormskirk area of Lancashire, is accused of assaulting the Everton player at his converted barn in Rufford, Lancs in the early hours of Sunday.
Look at my face," the Ormskirk captain, Matt Glayzer, might have said.
Both players starred in Lancashire second XI's cup final defeat to Nottinghamshire at Aigburth on Monday with captain Parry hoping his Bootle side can make things difficult for leaders Ormskirk come Saturday's final round of games.
Staff and governors have agreed, in principle, for Newcastle College to joining forces with Skelmersdale & Ormskirk College, subject to outline approval from the Learning and Skills Council (LSC) later this month.
Ormskirk have won more or less everything the recreational game has to offer but they have never won a national title.
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NORTHOP Hall claimed a superb six wicket away win on leaders Ormskirk to keep alive their hopes of avoiding the drop.