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river, c.75 mi (120 km) long, rising in the Pennines, North Yorkshire, N England, and flowing SW across Lancashire to the Irish Sea through a long, narrow estuary. Its chief tributary is the Hodder River. A dredged channel leads to PrestonPreston,
city and district (1991 pop. 166,675), county seat of Lancashire, N England, on the Ribble River. Preston has an active port and is a center of cotton and rayon manufacturing.
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, the port city at the head of the estuary.




a river in NW England, flowing south and west through Lancashire to the Irish Sea. Length: 121 km (75 miles)
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I hope there's lessons that can be learned in other states and I hope, on the flipside, it encourages people in other states to share their stories of collaboration, because I'm sure there's a lot going on in other parts of the country as well," Ribble told The Nation's Health.
The Tory MP for Ribble Valley was originally arrested in May on suspicion of rape and sexual assault of two men.
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The van was then linked to a string of thefts in Billington, Dinkley, Hurst Green and Downham, in Lancashire's Ribble Valley.
Tory Ribble Valley MP Mr Evans then stepped in to make the speech at the civic event in Lancashire.