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Solent

the. a strait of the English Channel between the coast of Hampshire, on the English mainland, and the Isle of Wight. Width: up to 6 km (4 miles)
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After suffering defeat against Plymouth Raiders, they have now won their last three games on the bounce, with the victory against Solent building on wins against Worcester Wolves and Surrey Scorchers.
"I felt we had a clear gameplan and we anticipated what Solent would do.
At 256 nautical miles, it may be a relatively short course but it will test the team, since the Solent and Channel are amongst the busiest shipping channels in the world and a hub of recreational boating and sailing in Britain with thousands of boats taking to the waters on a nice sunny day.
Solent took the lead once again in the third stanza.
Solent NHS Trust, whose consultant had been seconded to care for George, would also not comment on a pending legal issue.
She is a committed supporter of BAR and spent part of her gap year in 2001 as a crew member on the Round the World Challenge boats in the Solent.
As Solent Family Mediation specialises strictly in family mediation, the company is able to deal with any conjugal dispute arising from separation, divorce, civil partnership, cohabitation & pre-nuptial arrangements.
Further joint development is now taking place, based on Unbar's new premium Butchers Pride range of seasonings, as Portsmouth-based Solent seeks to produce even better bangers.
Brabon conceded only one goal from 25 shots when Devils faced Solent and Gosport at Cardiff Bay Arena, but the home team could not force a victory.
Carisbrooke Castle | Carisbrooke Castle THE half term break is creeping up fast but there is still time for families to book a trip across the Solent to the Isle of Fright for a Halloween adventure.
A few years later, a group of Southampton-based volunteers formed the Solent Steam Packet charity and bought the steamer in 1988 for pounds 20,000.
Summary: Several hundred people heading to the Isle of Wight Festival were being held on boats in the Solent amid traffic gridlock on the island.