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The A19 is a major road in England running approximately parallel to and east of the A1 road, although the two roads meet at the northern end of the A19, the two roads originally met at the southern end of the A19 in Doncaster but the old route of the A1 was changed to the A638.
The A689 is a road in northern England that runs east from the A595, to the west of Carlisle in Cumbria, to Hartlepool in County Durham.
ABB (ASEA Brown Boveri) is a Swedish-Swiss multinational corporation headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, operating mainly in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipments, and automation technology areas.
Able UK is a British industrial services company specialising in decommissioning of ships and offshore installations.
Aldi (stylised as ALDI) is the common brand of two German discount supermarket chains with over 10,000 stores in 20 countries, and an estimated combined turnover of more than €50 billion.
Aldous Leonard Huxley (26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963) was an English writer, novelist, philosopher, and prominent member of the Huxley family.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
Ammonia is a compound of nitrogen and hydrogen with the formula NH3.
Andrew John Davies (born 17 December 1984) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre back for National League club Hartlepool United.
The Angles (Angli) were one of the main Germanic peoples who settled in Great Britain in the post-Roman period.
Anhydrite is a mineral—anhydrous calcium sulfate, CaSO4.
Dame Florence Marjorie Wilcox, (née Robertson; 20 October 1904 – 3 June 1986), known professionally as Anna Neagle, was a popular English stage and film actress, singer and dancer.
Argos Ltd, trading as Argos, is a British catalogue retailer operating in the United Kingdom and Ireland, and a subsidiary of Sainsbury's.
Arthur Lowe (22 September 1915 – 15 April 1982) was an English actor.
Asda Stores Ltd. trading as Asda, is a British supermarket retailer, headquartered in Leeds, West Yorkshire.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
Bede College was a sixth form college located off Marsh House Avenue in Billingham, County Durham.
Billingham railway station serves the town of Billingham, within the borough of Stockton-on-Tees and the ceremonial county of County Durham, England.
Billingham rugby club is a rugby union club based in Billingham in North East England, with the club playing their 1st XV matches in North Premier.
The Billingham Stars are an ice hockey team from the town of Billingham in the borough of Stockton-on-Tees in County Durham.
Billingham Synthonia Football Club is a football club based in Billingham, County Durham, England.
Billingham Town Football Club is a football club based in Billingham, England.
Billy Elliot is a 2000 British dance drama film about a boy becoming a professional ballet dancer, set in north-eastern England during the 1984–85 coal miners' strike.
Bishop Auckland is a market town and civil parish in County Durham in north east England.
The Borough of Stockton-on-Tees is a unitary authority and borough in the north east of England, with a population of 191,600 shown in the 2011 census.
Bradford City Association Football Club is a professional football club in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England, which plays in League One, the third tier of English football.
Brave New World is a dystopian novel written in 1931 by English author Aldous Huxley, and published in 1932.
Carroll Baker (born May 28, 1931) is a retired American actress of film, stage, and television.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Charlie Ellix (born 18 October 1941) is a retired English professional darts player.
The chemical industry comprises the companies that produce industrial chemicals.
Chumbawamba were a British band that formed in 1982 and ended in 2012.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
Cleveland is an area in the north-east of England.
Costa Coffee is a British multinational coffeehouse company headquartered in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Whitbread.
County borough is a term introduced in 1889 in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (excluding Scotland), to refer to a borough or a city independent of county council control.
County Durham (locally) is a county in North East England.
Cowpen Bewley is a village within the borough of Stockton-on-Tees and ceremonial county of County Durham, England.
Darren Day (born Darren Graham; 17 July 1968) is an English actor, singer and television presenter, well known for his West End theatre starring roles.
Sir David John White, (born 2 February 1940), known professionally by his stage name David Jason, is a British actor known especially for his comedic roles.
Deindustrialization or deindustrialisation is a process of social and economic change caused by the removal or reduction of industrial capacity or activity in a country or region, especially heavy industry or manufacturing industry.
Diane Patricia Youdale (born 13 February 1970) is an English television personality, who is best known for her role as "Jet" on the television series Gladiators.
The Diocese of Durham is a Church of England diocese, based in Durham, and covering the historic County Durham (and therefore including the part of Tyne and Wear south of the River Tyne, and excluding southern Teesdale).
Dunstan Bruce (born 31 December 1960) is an English musician and filmmaker who is perhaps best known for his work with Leeds-based anarcho-pop band Chumbawamba, of which he was a founding member.
The Durham Coast Line (DCL) is the name given to the railway line which links Newcastle upon Tyne with Middlesbrough, via Sunderland and Hartlepool.
EastEnders is a British soap opera created by Julia Smith and Tony Holland which has been broadcast on BBC One since 1985.
Edwin "Eddie" Jobson (born 28 April 1955) is an English keyboardist and violinist noted for his use of synthesizers.
The Electoral Commission is an independent body set up by the UK Parliament.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
English Nature was the United Kingdom government agency that promoted the conservation of wildlife, geology and wild places throughout England between 1990 and 2006.
Evan David Horwood (born 10 March 1986) is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for Welsh Premier League club Bala Town.
An explosive material, also called an explosive, is a reactive substance that contains a great amount of potential energy that can produce an explosion if released suddenly, usually accompanied by the production of light, heat, sound, and pressure.
"Firework" is a song by American singer Katy Perry from her third studio album, Teenage Dream (2010).
Gary Andrew Pallister (born 30 June 1965) is an English former professional footballer and sports television pundit.
General Atomics is a defense contractor headquartered in San Diego, California, specializing in nuclear physics including nuclear fission and nuclear fusion.
Geology (from the Ancient Greek γῆ, gē, i.e. "earth" and -λoγία, -logia, i.e. "study of, discourse") is an earth science concerned with the solid Earth, the rocks of which it is composed, and the processes by which they change over time.
Sir Giles Gilbert Scott (9 November 1880 – 8 February 1960) was an English architect known for his work on Liverpool Cathedral, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, Cambridge University Library, Waterloo Bridge and Battersea Power Station and designing the iconic red telephone box.
Gladiators is a British television sports entertainment game show, an adaptation of the American programme and its format, American Gladiators, and was produced by LWT for ITV from 10 October 1992 to 1 January 2000, with a revival made for Sky 1 between 2008 and 2009.
Grand Central is an open-access operator of train services in the United Kingdom, owned by Arriva UK Trains.
The Green Flag Award is the benchmark national standard for publicly accessible parks and green spaces in the United Kingdom.
Greggs plc is the largest bakery chain in the United Kingdom.
Hartlepool is a town in County Durham, England.
History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.
Our Lady Of The Most Holy Rosary Parish, Billingham has been recently combined with two other parishes to create a new parish St.
Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of and an area of, making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe.
Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) was a British chemical company and was, for much of its history, the largest manufacturer in Britain.
Independent music (often referred to as indie music or indie) is music produced independently from commercial record labels or their subsidiaries, a process that may include an autonomous, do-it-yourself approach to recording and publishing.
Andrew James Matfin Bell (born 14 March 1986), better known as Jamie Bell, is an English actor and dancer.
Jamie Pollock (born 16 February 1974) is an English former professional footballer and manager.
Johnson Matthey is a British multinational speciality chemicals and sustainable technologies company headquartered in the United Kingdom.
Jumper is a 2008 American science fiction action film loosely based on the 1992 novel of the same name by Steven Gould.
Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and television judge.
Kemira GrowHow is a fertilizer producer headquartered in downtown Helsinki, Finland.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Manchester City Football Club is a football club in Manchester, England.
Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Maxïmo Park are an English alternative rock band, formed in 2000 in Newcastle upon Tyne.
intu Metrocentre, formerly MetroCentre and known on road signs as Metro Centre, is a shopping centre in Dunston Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England.
Middlesbrough is a large post-industrial town on the south bank of the River Tees in North Yorkshire, north-east England, founded in 1830.
Middlesbrough Football Club is a professional association football club based in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England.
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) is the UK Government department for Housing, communities and local government in England.
The National Ice Hockey League (NIHL) is a set of semi-professional ice hockey leagues administered by the English Ice Hockey Association.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
Nicholas Ridley, Baron Ridley of Liddesdale, PC (17 February 1929 – 4 March 1993) was a British Conservative politician and government minister.
Nirex was a United Kingdom body set up in 1982 by the UK nuclear industry to examine safe, environmental and economic aspects of deep geological disposal of intermediate-level and low-level radioactive waste.
The North East of England Process Industry Cluster (NEPIC) is an economic cluster created following the industrial cluster ideas and strategy of Michael Porter.
North Tees Power Station refers to a series of three coal-fired power stations on the River Tees at Billingham in County Durham.
Northern, the trading name of Arriva Rail North, is a train operating company in Northern England.
Northfield School & Sports College is a comprehensive secondary school in Billingham, north-east England.
A nuclear reactor, formerly known as an atomic pile, is a device used to initiate and control a self-sustained nuclear chain reaction.
Paul Smith (born 13 March 1979, Stockton-on-Tees), is a musician best known as the singer for the British indie rock group Maxïmo Park.
Dame Penelope Anne Constance Keith, (née Hatfield; born 2 April 1940) is an English actress, active in all genres, including radio, stage, television and film and primarily known for her roles in the British sitcoms The Good Life and To the Manor Born.
Plastic is material consisting of any of a wide range of synthetic or semi-synthetic organic compounds that are malleable and so can be molded into solid objects.
A portmanteau or portmanteau word is a linguistic blend of words,, p. 644 in which parts of multiple words or their phones (sounds) are combined into a new word, as in smog, coined by blending smoke and fog, or motel, from motor and hotel.
Post-punk (originally called new musick) is a broad type of rock music that emerged from the punk movement of the 1970s, in which artists departed from the simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock to adopt a variety of avant-garde sensibilities.
Poundland is a British variety store chain founded in 1990, with a single price-point on most items costing £1, including clearance items as well as proprietary brands.
A precept (from the præcipere, to teach) is a commandment, instruction, or order intended as an authoritative rule of action.
Radioactive waste is waste that contains radioactive material.
The borough of Redcar & Cleveland is a unitary authority area of North Yorkshire in the North East of England, consisting of Redcar, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Guisborough, and small towns such as Brotton, Eston, Skelton and Loftus.
The River Tees is in northern England.
Robert Dowd (born 26 May 1988) is an English professional ice hockey player currently playing for Sheffield Steelers.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle is a Roman Catholic diocese of the Latin Rite centred on St Mary's Cathedral in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne in England.
Roy Chubby Brown (born Royston Vasey; 3 February 1945) is an English stand-up comedian, famous for his sarcastic blue humour.
Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.
Sean Matthew Gregan (born 29 March 1974) is an English former professional footballer who played as a central defender.
The Secretary of State for the Environment was a UK cabinet position, responsible for the Department of the Environment (DoE).
Sheffield Steelers is a professional ice hockey team located in Sheffield, England.
Southampton Football Club is a professional association football club based in Southampton, Hampshire, England, which plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
St Michael's Catholic Academy (formerly St Michael's Roman Catholic School) is a coeducational Roman Catholic secondary school with academy status, located in Billingham, the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees, England.
Stockton North is a constituency covering the town of Stockton-on-Tees in County Durham and other nearby settlements in the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees located north of the River Tees, represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Alex Cunningham, a member of the Labour Party.
Stockton-on-Tees is a market town in the ceremonial county of County Durham, North East England.
Stoke City Football Club is an English professional football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
Sunderland is a city at the centre of the City of Sunderland metropolitan borough, in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 10 miles southeast of Newcastle upon Tyne, 12 miles northeast of Durham, 101 miles southeast of Edinburgh, 104 miles north-northeast of Manchester, 77 miles north of Leeds, and 240 miles north-northwest of London.
Tata Chemicals Europe (formerly Brunner Mond (UK) Limited) is a UK-based chemicals company that is a subsidiary of Tata Chemicals Limited, itself a part of the India-based Tata Group.
The Teesside Gazette is a newspaper serving the Teesside area of England.
Owen John "Terry" Scott (4 May 1927 – 26 July 1994) was an English actor and comedian who appeared in seven Carry On films.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), often informally known as the Mormon Church, is a nontrinitarian, Christian restorationist church that is considered by its members to be the restoration of the original church founded by Jesus Christ.
Thirsk is a small market town and civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England.
Timothy Lancaster West, CBE (born 20 October 1934) is an English film, stage and television actor, with more than fifty years of varied work in the business.
Thomas John Mooney (born 11 August 1971) is an English former professional football player who played as a striker, having scored in each of the top four divisions of the English football league system.
Anthony David Hall (born 17 January 1969) is an English former footballer who played as a central defender in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers and Hartlepool United.
A town is a human settlement.
A town council, village council or rural council is a form of local government for small municipalities.
TRIGA (Training, Research, Isotopes, General Atomics) is a class of research nuclear reactor designed and manufactured by General Atomics.
In England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland, an urban district was a type of local government district that covered an urbanised area.
Waterford Football Club (Cumann Peile Phort Láirge) is an Irish association football club based in Waterford.
Wendy Richard (born Wendy Emerton; 20 July 1943 – 26 February 2009), was an English actress best known for playing the roles of Miss Shirley Brahms on Are You Being Served? and Pauline Fowler on EastEnders, the latter for nearly 22 years.
William Dixon Maddren (January 11, 1951 – August 30, 2000) was a football player for Middlesbrough Football Club between 1968 and 1979.
Wolviston is a village and civil parish within the borough of Stockton-on-Tees and the ceremonial county of County Durham, England.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.