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Welland

(wĕl`ənd), city (1991 pop. 47,914), SE Ont., Canada, on the Welland Ship Canal. It is a canal port and an industrial center. Cotton, iron, steel, and many other goods are made in Welland. The city is also a distribution center for a fruit-growing area

Welland

 

a city in Canada, in the southern part of the province of Ontario, on the Welland Ship Canal, which connects Lake Ontario to Lake Erie, bypassing the Niagara River and Niagara Falls. Population, 44,400 (1971). Welland is an important center for the production of iron alloys. The city is the location of Canada’s largest tube-rolling plant, which has a capacity of 540,000 tons. Welland also produces carburetors, textiles, and chemical products.

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From Ken Loach's Kes to Z Cars and Chariots of Fire, Colin Welland will be fondly remembered for his sense of humour and the gritty realism-with-a-heart roles he so embodied.
A former school teacher in Leigh, Lancashire, Welland rose to fame in Kes, playing English teacher Mr Farthing, before going on to star in Straw Dogs.
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Welland, a Lancashire-born fatherof-four who acted in everything from Kes to Z Cars, won his Academy Award for the screenplay of Chariots of Fire in 1981, famously waving his statue and announcing in his acceptance speech: "The British are coming
Welland, a father-of-four who acted in everything from Kes to Z Cars, won his Academy Award for the screenplay of Chariots Of Fire in 1981, famously waving his statue and announcing in his acceptance speech: "The British are coming
Welland, a Lancashire-born father-of-four who acted in everything from Kes to Z Cars, won his Academy Award for the screenplay of Chariots of Fire in 1981, famously waving his statue and announcing in his acceptance speech: "The British are coming
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