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Shaftesbury

1. 1st Earl of, title of Anthony Ashley Cooper. 1621--83, English statesman, a major figure in the Whig opposition to Charles II
2. 7th Earl of, title of Anthony Ashley Cooper. 1801--85, English evangelical churchman and social reformer. He promoted measures to improve conditions in mines (1842), factories (1833; 1847; 1850), and schools
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West End property group Shaftesbury said Lee, its largest shareholder, was suing the company over a share placing in December 2017, seeking PS10.4m in damages.
In this placing, Shaftesbury issued 27.9 million shares at a price of 952 pence per share, carried out on a non pre-emptive basis and at a 6.6% discount to the firm's closing share price on December 5 of 1,001.00 pence.
The largest shareholder of property developer Shaftesbury has threatened to take the company to court over an ongoing dispute.
Lancelyn Glenavon won the First Division title in midweek after securing the required points beating AFC Shaftes 2-0 with Ben Glover and Gino King on the mark and they will receive their Trophy tomorrow after their final game at Shaftesbury Youth.
Two men wearing balaclavas stormed McColls on Shaftesbury Avenue, in Timperley, at around 9.45pm on Sunday.
Shaftesbury Avenue remained closed to the public during the evening rush hour after a man was injured in the crash at Shaftesbury Circle on Monday (June 4).
UK-based REIT Shaftesbury plc (LSE: SHB), which owns a 14.9 acre portfolio in London's West End, has acquired six buildings on Neal Street, Seven Dials, for GBP 24.6m (USD 33.27m), the company said.
9 January 2018 - UK-based REIT Shaftesbury plc (LSE: SHB), which owns a 14.9 acre portfolio in London's West End, has acquired six buildings on Neal Street, Seven Dials, for GBP 24.6m (USD 33.27m), the company said.
Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue service investigators found almost half of the home's fire extinguishers had been condemned by owner Shaftesbury Care Group Ltd's contractor.
New Ages, New Opinions: Shaftesbury in His World and Today