Whitsun


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Whitsun

short for Whitsuntide
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Emily Dobbing and Aaron Fox had a superb weekend for Bebington in the Whitsun meet at Conway
Traditionally, Whitsun was the church festival of Pentecost, celebrating the Holy Ghost filling Christ's Apostles with knowledge.
BRITISH Transport Police (BTP) officers are investigating after a fire was started at the side of the railway line by a Solihull level crossing during the Whitsun school holidays.
Denbighshire Council say the lifeguards will be on duty for the Whitsun half term holidays at the end of May and then at weekends between Whitsun and the main school summer holidays.
WHITSUN CROATIA RIVER ADVENTURE FAMILIES Worldwide has availability on its popular, actionpacked adventure this Whitsun half-term (late May) called Croatia River Adventure.
WHITSUN CROATIA RIVER ADVENTURE FAMILIES Worldwide has availability on its popular, action-packed adventure this Whitsun half-term (late May) called Croatia River Adventure.
It was intended to hold another meeting there at Whitsun but this was postponed until the August bank holiday weekend.
The attack happened as he walked along the rear lane at Whitsun Gardens, near to the alleyway opposite the entrance to Hirst Head.
THE Newcastle United Foundation are staging Whitsun half-term Soccer Schools from June 1-4.
The work will be finished before the Whitsun holiday but will be closed to motorists until work is completed..
The former Swedish EU commissionaire Anita Gradin is expected to suggest that the national day is made a public holiday next year and that one of the Whitsun holidays is abandoned.
On the back cover there is a reference to perhaps the most famous Finnish poet, Eino Leino (1878-1926), whose "Whitsun Hymns" are still much quoted.