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Wallsend

(wôlz`ĕnd'), town (1991 pop. 44,542), North Tyneside metropolitan district, NE England, on the Tyne River in the Newcastle upon Tyne metropolitan area. Wallsend formerly had shipbuilding and engineering industries; today its economy centers around the manufacture of rope, glass, and computer chips. The town is the eastern terminus of Hadrian's WallHadrian's Wall,
ancient Roman wall, 73.5 mi (118.3 km) long, across the narrow part of the island of Great Britain from Wallsend on the Tyne River to Bowness at the head of Solway Firth. It was mainly built from c.A.D.
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Wallsend

a town in NE England, in North Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear: situated on the River Tyne at the E end of Hadrian's Wall. Pop.: 42 842 (2001)
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Wallsend should have taken the lead as early as the second minute.
The development of the Swans site plays a major part in wider regeneration plans for the Wallsend area.
The Committee of Delegates' resolution said Ms Hornery's dismissal was punishment for her opposition to privatisation in the Hunter region, 'particularly her strong and unswerving support to keep Wallsend Aged Care Facility in public hands'.
With the floodlights switched on from the start, Wallsend kicked off wearing the Steelers' rugby league shirts because of a colour clash.
A council spokesman said: "As part of our plans to review our property portfolio, we have made a number of buildings available in the town, including Wallsend Town Hall, which is now a fantastic business centre with space for local companies.
Elected Mayor for North Tyneside, Norma Redfearn said: "We want Wallsend to thrive, prosper and be a place to be proud of and this event will showcase how we plan to work with residents, businesses and other partners to secure a bright future for Wallsend, for generations to come.
With the floodlights switched on from the start Wallsend kicked off towards the Billingham team wearing the Rugby League Steelers' shirts because of a colour clash.
The book explains how Wallsend started life as the Roman fort of Segedunum in AD 126 and soon developed a vicus, or town, outside the fort walls to accommodate the soldiers' families, local businesses and the bathhouse.
North Tyneside mayor Norma Redfearn said: "We want Wallsend to thrive, prosper and be a place to be proud of and this event will showcase how we plan to work with residents, businesses and other partners to secure a bright future for Wallsend, for generations to come.
Good defensive work from Wallsend along with Whitley's handling errors saw the Babas camped in their own half for much of the opening stages of the game.
Raising money for: Charlie Bear for Cancer Care Branch Manager Darren Wetherell of Wallsend said: "Hays Travel Wallsend are holding some summer coach trips to York (6 June) PS15, Blackpool (2 Aug) PS18, Whitby (17 Aug) PS15 and Scarborough (23 Aug) PS15, to raise funds for charity.
ANEW book was recently launched that recalls the people and places of Wallsend, Howdon and Willington Quay.