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conkers

Brit a game in which a player swings a horse chestnut (conker), threaded onto a string, against that of another player to try to break it
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There will be a range of food stalls as well as the Conkers' cafes and licensed bars which will be open throughout the evening.
Animal welfare and adoption charity Blue Cross says dogs have lost their lives as a result of swallowing or eating conkers.
It comes as the World Conker Championship said competitors have been forced to bring in conkers from Germany.
AUTUMN'S here - the leaves are starting to turn brilliant copper and rusty red colours, but even better it's conker season.
Or alternatively groups frantically throwing sticks up into the trees hoping to 'encourage' the conkers to fall.
He was evidently keeping his powder dry for something more controversial, like conkers.
We know that they can result in trees producing much smaller conkers, and many horse chestnut trees are being cut down and not replaced due to the scale of the threat from insect pests and disease.
THERE aren't many reasons to look forward to summer ending, but conker season is one of them.
The weeklong "Bonkers for Conkers" campaign was due to end Sunday, but company spokesman Matthew Williamson said Thursday it may be extended.
Conkers. While Alex Salmond was on stage in Perth, down in Peebles a shortage caused by bad weather threatened to halt the Scottish Conker Championships.