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burgh

1. (in Scotland) a town, esp one incorporated by charter, that enjoyed a degree of self-government until the local-government reorganization of 1975
2. an archaic form of borough
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The remainder of the half was a balanced affair, but Burgh came back out after the interval on the frontfoot.
Van der Burgh owns 100 Volvo machines, most of them haulers for his coal mining operations, and looks forward to the A60H's 40% greater payload than the A40G.
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James always used to ask me to listen to the words of the Chris De Burgh songs and sadly since his death I have done so and now I really understand what he meant.
The pair's pal Shannon Cleary added: "Chris de Burgh offering to bring my housemate Claire and friend Matthew home has definitely earned you some major fans.
Joining Van de Burgh on the packed dance floor were several Aussie swimmers, including Sophie Edington and members of the rowing team, it added.
By dint of his achievement, van der Burgh became the first South African man to ever win an individual Olympic gold medal for a swimming event, according to (http://hosted.
I wouldn't have thought De Burgh as being the most political of performers, but it was worth mentioning that he dedicated the song People Of The World to Neda Agha-Soltan - a young Iranian woman who was shot dead at a protest in Tehran.
His manager, Kenny Thompson, told The Sunday Times of London De Burgh had intended to ask Iran's Culture Ministry for permission to play a concert following the elections, but had now decided against going ahead with his application.
Chris de Burgh will be showcasing songs from his new album at Symphony Hall.
The dispute dates from 2006, after Rakti was retired to stallion duties at Huma Park Stud, outside Maynooth in County Kildare, which was co-owned by De Burgh at the time.
De Burgh will perform concerts with the Iranian band Arian, a founder of modern Iranian pop and the first rock group in the Islamic republic to receive an official permit to perform.