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pomfret

1. any of various fishes of the genus Stromateidae of the Indian and Pacific oceans: valued as food fishes
2. any of various scombroid fishes, esp Brama raii, of northern oceans: valued as food fishes
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ORDEAL: Philomena Uwamaliya, left, with her sister Marie Nidinda, and the flats in Pomfret Street
Mr Pomfret said Rathbone's unit trust business, which manages pounds 1.89bn, had seen some fund withdrawals since the credit crunch but said its core pounds 11.23bn funds had been unaffected as people were investing for the longterm.
Richard Pomfret's book offers a very broad analysis that aims to cover all the transition economies in a comparative fashion--32 economies from Central and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Asia.
Mr Joyce, 41, a father-of-two who lives in the North-East, said he would hand over all of the damages he receives from Pomfret to the children's cancer ward at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.
Later he was so incensed when Pomfret, 23, of Bolton, won a pounds 75,000 claim against Bolton Council, that he launched a civil action of his own.
Pomfret, who trains about 25 point-to-pointers and hunters at East Norton, near Leicester, received what he describes as "a fairly aggressive" call on Friday evening from a farmer who, he says, warned him he would be "outlawed" if foot and mouth broke out in the area after he had been to Sandown, and asked him how he would live with himself if he brought it back.
Shipman, 53, later claimed 49-year-old Mrs Pomfret had died of a heart attack at her home in Hyde, Greater Manchester.
Richard Henriques, prosecuting, said the circumstances of Miss Pomfret's death were almost identical to Mrs Grundy's.
Pictured from right: Richard Pomfret, John Garrett, Olton captain Adrian Stapley, top scorer Tom Mallet and Warwick Old Boys skipper Rob Pomfret.
Mr Pomfret said the water side development offered a most attractive working environment, with a range of individual office suites from 776 sq ft upwards.
The ongoing credit crunch has affected confidence in the market, but chief executive Andy Pomfret said it enabled Rathbones to emphasise its management and funding skills: "We are a supplier of liquidity rather than a taker of liquidity.
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