South Downs

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South Downs:

see Downs, NorthDowns, North, and South Downs,
parallel ranges of chalk hills, SE England. They rise to 965 ft (294 m) at Leith Hill, Surrey. The North Downs range, extending c.
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, chalk hills, England.
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Set high in the Sussex Downs, Goodwood is renowned as being one of the most beautiful racecourses in the United Kingdom, if not the world.
The Cov Kids then lost to Truro College/Exeter Chiefs, who went on to win the tournament, and Sussex Downs College before a 47-5 rout of Lincoln College thanks to an Alex Robinson hat-trick as well as points from Chris Thompson, Sam McNulty and Joshua James.
After reading your climate change issue this weekend, I went for a walk in the lowland areas around the East Sussex Downs, and the ground was so wet that my dog sank up to his nose in the mud.
She is believed to have bought a pounds 2million cottage in the Sussex Downs.
Ray takes a trek along the chalk seam from Beachy Head to the South Sussex Downs. It's during the summer months that the grasslands in this part of the world look their best, when they are covered in colourful orchids and medicinal herbs, which attract a wealth of butterflies - 39 of Britain's 58 breeding species have been recorded here.
Goodwood Maestro lived up to his name with an impressive debut success on the Sussex Downs back in May and he looks difficult to oppose in the Novice Stakes at Kempton.
The South African representative claimed a small Listed heat at Windsor before finishing in the money in the Golden Jubilee Stakes and the July Cup - and can carry on the good work on the Sussex Downs.
Members of the University and College Union (UCU) working at Sandwell Croydon College, Greenwich, the College of North West London, Dearne Valley, Doncaster, Rotherham, Sandwell, Sussex Downs and Askham Bryan, are all set to take strike action today.
Wins for Sir Ron Priestley and Mrs Bouquet not only brought up the Johnston half-century for the month of July - a record in itself - they saw the Middleham trainer join Sir Michael Stoute on 80 victories at the famous meeting on the Sussex Downs.
The William Haggastrained colt had gone to the Sussex Downs on the back of a seven-length romp over this course and distance a month ago, on what was then just his third career start.
The Form Book records that Dean Ivory's grey returned ninth behind Breton Rock in the Lennox Stakes on the Sussex Downs - but everywhere he went, Robert Winston's mount found a door slamming in his face until the jockey had no choice but to accept defeat and ease down.

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