nidge, nig

In masonry, to dress the face of a stone with a sharply pointed hammer instead of a chisel and a mallet.
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DOWN TO THE FELT, the sole wide seed among the original nominations, has been called up for the RPGTV Select Stakes following the withdrawal of Hayley Keightley's Roxholme Nidge yesterday.
1-4-2 RACE 7 - 480M 312, Athboy Dubh, Scr, 29.86 654, Debs Flyer, 3m, 29.65 545, Fenceside Nidge, 6m, 29.62 312, Hello Rodge, 8m, 30.01 233, Scullys Leen, 8m, 30.18 Betting 3/1 3/1 3/1 3/1 3/1.
OK, so it's not quite the resurrection of Nidge and Franno that we might have hoped for, but it sounds promising all the same.
The Pakistani universities along with their Turkish counterparts that have awarded the grant are Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad and Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, University of Agriculture Faisalabad and Nidge Omer Halisdemir University, Nidge, GIK Institute of Engineering Science and Technology and Dumlupinar University / Karabuk University, Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Akdeniz University, Antalya, Government College University, Lahore and Bartin University, Bartin, Government College University, Faisalabad and Bingol University, Bingol, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore and Sakarya University, Sakarya / Istanbul Technical University.
The RTE series about gangland Dublin featuring a deranged drug lord called Nidge, played by Tom Vaughan-Lawlor.
THE participation of Roxholme Nidge in Sunderland's PS8,000 Ted Lloyd Classic remains under review despite a flying trial from the Hayley Keightley-trained ace before racing on Wednesday night, writes Phil Donaldson.
RACE 1 8PM - 480M 21T Maestro Mac (Scr) 30.43 5TT Scullys Emid (2m) 30.47 112 Pennys Link (4m) 30.49 4-2 Fenceside Raedon (4m) 30.23 352 Dunaghy Nidge (9m) 30.39 Betting: 3/1 3/1 3/1 3/1 3/1.
TOM Vaughan-Lawlor said he hopes the public will love his Padraig Pearse role as much as Love/Hate's Nidge.
With many hailing series five as the best yet, Nidge and his cronies are bound to bow out in a bloody and spectacular ending.
The track received 53 entries for the PS8,000 Category One competition, including dual Steel City Cup champion Roxholme Nidge, who drops in trip in the absence of injury-sidelined kennelmate Roxholme Hat.
LOVE/HATE star Tom Vaughan-Lawlor has said he hopes TV viewers will embrace his portrayal of Padraig Pearse just as much as they took to gang boss Nidge.
SO it's the final countdown for Nidge and the gang tonight as Love/Hate bows out for series five.