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pennon

a small tapering or triangular flag borne on a ship or boat
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Rest awhile, and you shall come to the hall anon and tell us what is passing in France, for I have heard that it is likely that our pennons may flutter to the south of the great Spanish mountains ere another year be passed.
Among pennons and flags bearing wounded hearts, burning hearts, bleeding hearts, bows and quivers, and all the commonplace emblems of the triumphs of Cupid, a blazoned inscription informed the spectators, that this seat of honour was designed for La Royne de la Beault
The flag is a simplified combination of two single pennons (the vexillogical word for pennants), known as a double pennon.
Source for Business is part of Pennon Water Services, the retail arm of two well-established and highly respected groups, Pennon, owner of South West Water and Viridor, and South Staffordshire, owner of South Staffs Water and Cambridge Water.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 8 Expansive 9 Mum 10 Noxious 11 Tight 12 Nap 14 Thousand 16 Obsolete 18 Sit 21 Rhine 23 Expense 25 Via 26 Shipshape DOWN: 1 Pennon 2 Apex 3 One or two 4 Fiasco 5 Lest 6 Imagines 7 Emits 13 Publican 15 Sheepish 17 Eyelid 19 Teeter 20 Drove 22 East 24 Near QUICKIE ACROSS: 1 Stage-struck 8 Ski 9 Lab 11 Pillage 12 Drill 13 Opt 14 Pea 15 Somehow 17 Tap 19 Avid 21 Ogre 23 Acre 25 Site 27 Tom 29 Lasagne 31 Ate 34 Mrs 36 Cruel 37 Chariot 38 Ear 39 May 40 Potting shed DOWN: 1 Skip 2 Tilt 3 Glamour 4 Skewer 5 Radio 6 Clip 7 Kale 8 Sport 10 Bland 16 War 18 Pot 20 Vet 22 Gel 24 Canvass 25 Space 26 Falcon 28 Musty 30 Allot 32 Trap 33 Euro 34 Mime 35 Road
The European Investment Bank recognises the strong track record of Viridor, owned by Pennon Group, successfully implementing cutting edge plants across the country and we expect to finalise technical details for a PS110m long-term EIB loan in the coming weeks.
16 April 2015 - UK-based infrastructure company Pennon Group Plc has acquired 100% of the issued share capital of Sembcorp Bournemouth Water Investments Ltd.
Pennon said pre-tax profits, excluding one-off items, fell by 9.
In other market news, Pennon Group, the FTSE 250 Index owner of South West Water Ltd and Viridor Ltd, reported its full-year results yesterday morning.
Pennon, which covers the storm-ravaged South West of England, says it's on course for a "strong financial performance" even though there has been widespread disruption.
The announcement pushed up the value of other UK utilities including Pennon Group and United Utilities, on speculation other bidders may be attracted by the stable, low-risk returns backed by assets that they offer.
Britain's other two remaining listed water companies Pennon Group and United Utilities also rose by 4.