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see under Stratford-on-AvonStratford-on-Avon,
district (2001 pop. 111,484), Warwickshire, central England, on the Avon River. The town and former borough of Stratford-upon-Avon is the administrative seat of the district, which also includes towns of Alcester, Shipston-on-Stour, and Southam.
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, Stratford-upon-Avon
a market town in central England, in SW Warwickshire on the River Avon: the birthplace and burial place of William Shakespeare and home of the Royal Shakespeare Company; tourist centre. Pop.: 22 187 (2001)
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HENRY IV PART II: Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, until Sept 6.
THE ROARING GIRL: Swan Theatre, Stratford upon Avon, until Sept 30.
in the recent construction of a new pack house and administration building at Atherstone and Stratford upon Avon.
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STANNIFER'S Ryon Hill Park, near Stratford upon Avon, has been heralded as the "perfect mix of countryside and commerce".
The Titan washing machine, built in Stratford upon Avon, has a removable tub, is said to hold more clothes and can be opened halfway through a cycle to add forgotten items.
A HIGH quality office park is being developed on the edge of Stratford upon Avon by Stratford upon Avon based Color Estates.
AN UNRIVALLED family boat trip is a big hit with families with young children visiting Stratford upon Avon this summer.

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