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Stroud is a market town and civil parish in the centre of Gloucestershire, England. [1]

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A419 road

The A419 road is a primary route between Chiseldon near Swindon at junction 15 of the M4 with the A346 road, and Whitminster in Gloucestershire, England near the M5 motorway.

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A46 road

The A46 is an A road in England.

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Academy (English school)

Academy schools are state-funded schools in England which are directly funded by the Department for Education and independent of local authority control.

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Adam Horovitz (poet)

Adam Horovitz (born 1971) is a British poet.

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Adrian Liddell Hart

Adrian John Liddell Hart (1922–1991) was a British soldier, Royal Navy officer, Liberal politician, author and adventurer.

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Alan Hollinghurst

Alan James Hollinghurst FRSL (born 26 May 1954) is an English novelist, poet, short story writer and translator.

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Alan Thornhill

Alan Thornhill (born 1921) is a British artist and sculptor whose long association with clay developed from pottery into sculpture.

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Alastair Hignell

Alastair James Hignell CBE (born 4 September 1955 in Cambridge) is a former English rugby union international and cricketer, and broadcaster.

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Amberley, Gloucestershire

Amberley, Gloucestershire is a small village near Stroud in Gloucestershire, England.

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Ancient Rome

In historiography, ancient Rome is Roman civilization from the founding of the city of Rome in the 8th century BC to the collapse of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century AD, encompassing the Roman Kingdom, Roman Republic and Roman Empire until the fall of the western empire.

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Arabella Holzbog

Arabella Laura Holzbog (born 1 October 1966) is an Anglo-American actress and visual artist, occasionally credited as Arabella Tjye.

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An architect is a person who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings.

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Archway School

Archway School is a comprehensive co-educational school for pupils aged 11 to 18 in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.

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Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) is an area of countryside in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which has been designated for conservation due to its significant landscape value.

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Arnold Redler

Arnold Redler (September 1875 – October 1958) was the British founder of the conveying company Redler Limited in Stroud, Gloucestershire in 1920 and the father of the En-Masse principle of conveying bulk materials.

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B. H. Liddell Hart

Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (31 October 1895 – 29 January 1970), commonly known throughout most of his career as Captain B. H. Liddell Hart, was a British soldier, military historian and military theorist.

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Baize is a coarse woollen (or in cheaper variants cotton) cloth.

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Bath, Somerset

Bath is the largest city in the ceremonial county of Somerset, England, known for its Roman-built baths.

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BBC Radio Gloucestershire

BBC Radio Gloucestershire is the BBC Local Radio service for the English county of Gloucestershire, which started on 3 October 1988.

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Beverston Castle

Beverston Castle, also known as Beverstone Castle or Tetbury Castle, was constructed as a medieval stone fortress in the village of Beverston, Gloucestershire, England.

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Bisley, Gloucestershire

Bisley is a village in Gloucestershire, England, about east of Stroud.

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Blackadder is a series of four BBC1 pseudohistorical British sitcoms, plus several one-off instalments, which originally aired in the 1980s.

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Blurt is an English post-punk band, founded in 1979 in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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Booker Prize

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker–McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as the Booker Prize) is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the UK.

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Brakes (band)

Brakes are an English rock band, formed in 2003 in Brighton.

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Brimscombe and Thrupp

Brimscombe and Thrupp is a civil parish made up of two small linked villages situated in the narrow Frome Valley slightly southeast of Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.

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Bristol is a city and county in South West England with a population of 456,000.

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British National Party

The British National Party (BNP) is a far-right and fascist political party in the United Kingdom.

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British Sea Power

British Sea Power (BSP) are an indie rock band based in Brighton,, England, although three of the band members originally come from Kendal, Cumbria, England.

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Bussage is a village in Gloucestershire, England in the district of Stroud.

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Cainscross is a suburban community and parish in Gloucestershire, England, on the western outskirts of Stroud.

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Canals, or navigations, are human-made channels, or artificial waterways, for water conveyance, or to service water transport vehicles.

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Carpinus betulus

Carpinus betulus, commonly known as the European or common hornbeam, is a hornbeam native to Western Asia and central, eastern, and southern Europe, including southern England.

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Chalford is a large village in the Frome Valley of the Cotswolds in Gloucestershire, England.

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Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England.

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Chiemgauer is the name of a regional local currency started in 2003 in Prien am Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany.

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Cider with Rosie

Cider with Rosie is a 1959 book by Laurie Lee (published in the US as Edge of Day: Boyhood in the West of England, 1960).

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Cindy Jefferies

Cindy Jefferies (born 1951) is a UK children's writer with sixteen books in print.

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Cirencester (see below for more variations) is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London.

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Civil parish

In England, a civil parish is a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority.

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Coffee culture

Coffee culture describes a social atmosphere or series of associated social behaviors that depends heavily upon coffee, particularly as a social lubricant.

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Colin Prockter

Colin Prockter (born 4 June 1946) is an actor and TV writer who has appeared on many TV series and films since the 1960s.

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Comprehensive school

A comprehensive school is a secondary school that is a state school and does not select its intake on the basis of academic achievement or aptitude, in contrast to the selective school system, where admission is restricted on the basis of selection criteria.

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In geography, a confluence (also: conflux) occurs where two or more flowing bodies of water join together to form a single channel.

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Cotswold Canals Trust

The Cotswold Canals Trust (previously the Stroudwater and Thames and Severn Canal Trust) is an English registered charity that aims to protect and restore the Stroudwater Navigation and the Thames and Severn Canal.

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Cotswold Way

The Cotswold Way is a long-distance footpath, running along the Cotswold Edge escarpment of the Cotswold Hills in England.

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The Cotswolds is an area in south central England containing the Cotswold Hills, a range of rolling hills which rise from the meadows of the upper Thames to an escarpment, known as the Cotswold Edge, above the Severn Valley and Evesham Vale.

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Coventry Building Society

The Coventry Building Society is a building society based in Coventry, England.

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Damien Hirst

Damien Steven Hirst (born 7 June 1965) is an English artist, entrepreneur, and art collector.

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Dan Robinson (athlete)

Daniel ("Dan") Stephen Robinson (born 13 January 1975 in Cheltenham) is an English long-distance runner who specialises in the marathon.

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David Drew (politician)

David Elliott Drew (born 13 April 1952) is a British Labour Co-operative politician who is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Stroud from 1997 to 2010, and regained his seat on 9 June 2017.

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Demurrage (currency)

Demurrage is the cost associated with owning or holding currency over a given period.

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Doctor Who

Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC since 1963.

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Dominic Dale

Dominic Dale (born Christopher Dale on 29 December 1971) is a Welsh professional snooker player and occasional snooker commentator and presenter for the BBC.

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Dudbridge is a suburb on the southern edge of Stroud in Gloucestershire, England.

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Duderstadt is a city in southern Lower Saxony, Germany, located in the district of Göttingen.

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Dursley is a market town and civil parish in southern Gloucestershire, England, situated almost equidistantly between the cities of Bristol and Gloucester.

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Eamon Hamilton

Eamon Hamilton is frontman of Brakes and formerly played keyboards for British Sea Power.

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Eastcombe, Gloucestershire

Eastcombe is a village in Stroud District in Gloucestershire, England.

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Eastington, Stroud

Eastington is a village and civil parish in the English county of Gloucestershire.

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Ecotricity is an energy company based in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England specialising in selling green energy to consumers that it primarily generates from its 87.2 megawatt wind power portfoliothe company prefers the term windmill rather than wind turbine.

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Eddie the Eagle

Michael Edwards (born 5 December 1963), known as "Eddie the Eagle", is a British skier who in 1988 became the first competitor since 1928 to represent Great Britain in Olympic ski jumping, finishing last in the 70 m and 90 m events.

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Editors (band)

Editors are an English rock band, formed in 2002 in Birmingham.

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Edwin Beard Budding

Edwin Beard Budding (1796–1846), an engineer from Eastington, Stroud, was the English inventor of the lawnmower (1830) and adjustable spanner (1842).

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Emily Barker

Emily Barker (born 2 December 1980) is an Australian singer-songwriter, musician and composer.

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Emily Pidgeon

Emily Pidgeon born 25 July 1992 in Cotswolds, to parents Stephen and Jessica, is a former UK athlete, specialising in long and middle distance events.

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Emma Samms

Emma Elizabeth Wylie Samuelson MBE (born 28 August 1960), known professionally as Emma Samms, is a British actress and TV host, best known for her role as Holly Sutton on the American daytime soap opera General Hospital and for replacing Pamela Sue Martin as Fallon Carrington Colby on the prime time soap opera Dynasty.

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An escarpment is a steep slope or long cliff that forms as an effect of faulting or erosion and separates two relatively leveled areas having differing elevations.

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Fairtrade Town

The Fair Trade Towns campaign is the result of a grass-roots citizens movement that started in the UK in 2001 (see below).

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FARMA is a co-operative association of farmers, producers and farmers' market organisations in the United Kingdom.

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Farmers' market

A farmers' market is a physical retail marketplace intended to sell foods directly by farmers to consumers.

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Five Valleys

The Five Valleys are a group of valleys in Gloucestershire, England, which converge on the town of Stroud at the western edge of the Cotswolds.

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Foundation school

In England and Wales, a foundation school is a state-funded school in which the governing body has greater freedom in the running of the school than in community schools.

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Frances Horovitz

Frances Horovitz (13 February 1938 – 2 October 1983) was an English poet and broadcaster.

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Frank Keating (journalist)

Francis Vincent "Frank" Keating (4 October 1937 – 25 January 2013) was an English sports journalist and author, who was best known for his regular columns in The Guardian newspaper.

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Fringe theatre

Fringe theatre is theatre that is experimental in style or subject matter.

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Frocester is a village and civil parish in Stroud District, Gloucestershire, England.

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Geoffrey Burgon

Geoffrey Alan Burgon (15 July 194121 September 2010) was a British composer best known for his television and film scores.

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Geoffrey Hutchings

Geoffrey Hutchings (8 June 1939 – 1 July 2010) was an English stage, film and television actor.

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Gerry Rafferty

Gerald Rafferty (16 April 1947 – 4 January 2011) was a Scottish singer-songwriter known for his solo hits "Baker Street", "Right Down the Line" and "Night Owl", as well as "Stuck in the Middle with You", recorded with the band Stealers Wheel.

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Gloucester is a city and district in Gloucestershire, England, of which it is the county town.

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Gloucester (UK Parliament constituency)

Gloucester is a constituency centred on the cathedral city and county town of the same name, represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament by Richard Graham of the Conservative Party.

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Gloucester Citizen

The Gloucester Citizen was, until going weekly in October 2017, a six-day-a-week newspaper in the county of Gloucestershire, England.

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Gloucestershire (formerly abbreviated as Gloucs. in print but now often as Glos.) is a county in South West England.

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Golden Valley line

The Golden Valley line is a railway line from to in England.

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Gothic Revival architecture

Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic or neo-Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.

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Grammar school

A grammar school is one of several different types of school in the history of education in the United Kingdom and other English-speaking countries, originally a school teaching Latin, but more recently an academically-oriented secondary school, differentiated in recent years from less academic Secondary Modern Schools.

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Grant-maintained school

Grant-maintained schools were state schools in England and Wales between 1988 and 1998 that had opted out of local government control, being funded directly by a grant from central government.

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Great Western Railway

The Great Western Railway (GWR) was a British railway company that linked London with the south-west and west of England, the Midlands, and most of Wales.

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Hairy Bikers

David Myers (born 8 September 1957) and Simon "Si" King (born 20 October 1966) collectively known as the Hairy Bikers, are British television presenters who have fronted the series The Hairy Bikers' Cookbook, The Hairy Bikers Ride Again, The Hairy Bakers, The Hairy Bikers' Food Tour of Britain, The Hairy Bikers' Mums Know Best, Hairy Bikers' Meals on Wheels, Hairy Bikers' Best of British, The Hairy Bikers' Bakeation, Hairy Dieters: How to Love Food and Lose Weight, The Hairy Bikers' Asian Adventure, The Hairy Bikers' Northern Exposure and The Hairy Bikers' Pubs That Built Britain for BBC Two, and The Hairy Bikers' Mississippi Adventure for Good Food.

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Hawkwood College

Hawkwood College is a registered charity and independent centre for education in a 19th-century Grade II listed building on 42 acres of grounds, including gardens, pastures, woodland and a natural spring overlooking the Stroud Valley.

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Henry Miles

Henry Miles, FRS (2 Jun 1698 – 10 Feb 1763) was an English Dissenting minister and scientific writer; a Fellow of the Royal Society known for experiments on electricity.

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Huguenots (Les huguenots) are an ethnoreligious group of French Protestants who follow the Reformed tradition.

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Industrial Revolution

The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840.

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Isabella Blow

Isabella "Issie" Blow (19 November 1958 – 7 May 2007) was an English magazine editor.

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Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Isambard Kingdom Brunel (9 April 1806 – 15 September 1859), was an English mechanical and civil engineer who is considered "one of the most ingenious and prolific figures in engineering history", "one of the 19th-century engineering giants", and "one of the greatest figures of the Industrial Revolution, changed the face of the English landscape with his groundbreaking designs and ingenious constructions".

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Isère (Arpitan: Isera, Occitan: Isèra) is a department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France named after the river Isère.

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Jack Russell (cricketer, born 1963)

Robert Charles "Jack" Russell, MBE, (born 15 August 1963) is a retired English international cricketer, now known for his abilities as an artist, as a cricket wicketkeeping coach, and a football goalkeeping coach.

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Jamila Gavin

Jamila Gavin (born 9 August 1941) is a British writer born in Mussoorie in the United Provinces of India, in the present-day state of Uttarakhand in the Western Himalayas.

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Jasper Conran

Jasper Alexander Thirlby Conran OBE (born 12 December 1959) is an English designer.

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Jenny Joseph

Jenny Joseph (7 May 1932 – 8 January 2018) was an English poet.

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Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.

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Jilly Cooper

Jilly Cooper, CBE (born 21 February 1937) is an English author.

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John Canton

John Canton FRS (31 July 1718 – 22 March 1772) was a British physicist.

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John Dougherty (author)

× John Dougherty is an award-winning Northern Irish children's writer, born in the town of Larne in 1964.

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John Russell, 1st Earl Russell

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, (18 August 1792 – 28 May 1878), known by his courtesy title Lord John Russell before 1861, was a leading Whig and Liberal politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on two occasions during the early Victorian era.

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John Wesley

John Wesley (2 March 1791) was an English cleric and theologian who, with his brother Charles and fellow cleric George Whitefield, founded Methodism.

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Josh Record

Joshua Peter Record (born 20 November 1987) is a British singer/songwriter who has released one album, Pillars, and one EP.

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Julia de Lacy Mann

Julia de Lacy Mann (22 August 1891 – 23 May 1985) was an English economic historian.

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Katie Fforde

Katie Fforde, née Catherine Rose Gordon-Cumming (born 27 September 1952), is a British romance novelist.

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Keith Allen (actor)

Keith Howell Charles Allen (born 2 September 1953) is a British actor, comedian, musician, singer-songwriter, artist, author, and television presenter.

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King's Stanley

King's Stanley is a village in Gloucestershire, England, situated southwest of the town of Stroud.

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Laurence Shahlaei

Laurence "Loz" Shahlaei (born 25 December 1982) is an English strongman competitor, winner of England's Strongest Man and Britain's Strongest Man, and regular competitor at the World's Strongest Man.

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Laurie Lee

Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, MBE (26 June 1914 – 13 May 1997) was an English poet, novelist and screenwriter, who was brought up in the small village of Slad in Gloucestershire.

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Leo Baxendale

Joseph Leo Baxendale (27 October 1930 – 23 April 2017) was an English cartoonist and publisher.

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Leonard Stanley

Leonard Stanley is a village located south of the town of Stonehouse in Gloucestershire.

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A lido is a public outdoor swimming pool and surrounding facilities, or part of a beach where people can swim, lie in the sun, or participate in water sports.

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Lily Allen

Lily Rose Beatrice Cooper (née Allen; born 2 May 1985), known professionally as Lily Allen, is an English singer, songwriter, actress, and television presenter.

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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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London Evening Standard

The London Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London.

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Long barrow

A long barrow is a rectangular or trapezoidal tumulus; that is, a prehistoric mound of earth and stones built over a grave or group of graves.

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Lower Saxony

Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen, Neddersassen) is a German state (Land) situated in northwestern Germany.

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Luna (TV series)

Luna was a British children's science fiction TV comedy show produced by Central Television for the ITV network which ran for two series in 1983 and 1984.

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Lynn Chadwick

Lynn Russell Chadwick, (24 November 1914 – 25 April 2003) was an English sculptor and artist.

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M5 motorway

The M5 is a motorway in England linking the Midlands and the South West.

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Maidenhill School

Maidenhill School is a coeducational foundation secondary school located in Stonehouse in the English county of Gloucestershire.

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Marathons at the Olympics

The marathon at the Summer Olympics is the only road running event held at the multi-sport event.

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Marginal seat

A marginal seat or swing seat is a constituency held with a small majority in a legislative election, generally one conducted under a single-winner voting system.

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Market town

Market town or market right is a legal term, originating in the Middle Ages, for a European settlement that has the right to host markets, distinguishing it from a village and city.

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Marling School

Marling School is a grammar school with academy status for boys located in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.

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Martha Tilston

Martha Tilston is an English folk singer-songwriter based in Cornwall.

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Martin Evans

Sir Martin John Evans (born 1 January 1941) is a British biologist who, with Matthew Kaufman, was the first to culture mice embryonic stem cells and cultivate them in a laboratory in 1981.

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Matthew Fort

Matthew Fort (born 29 January 1947) is a British food writer and critic.

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McDonald's is an American fast food company, founded in 1940 as a restaurant operated by Richard and Maurice McDonald, in San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Member of parliament

A member of parliament (MP) is the representative of the voters to a parliament.

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Michael Horovitz

Michael Horovitz (born 4 April 1935) is a British poet, editor, artist and translator.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Milk Teeth

Milk Teeth (often stylized as MILK TEETH) are a British punk band from Stroud, Gloucestershire, formed May 2013.

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Minchinhampton is an ancient market town, located on a hilltop, south-south-east of Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, in the Cotswolds.

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Minnie the Minx

Minnie the Minx, whose real name is Hermione Makepeace, is a British comic strip and comic strip character published in the comic magazine The Beano.

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Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy) is a county in south east Wales.

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Nailsworth is a town and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England, lying in one of the Stroud Valleys in the Cotswolds, on the A46 road, south of Stroud.

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National Cycle Network

The National Cycle Network (NCN) is the national cycling route network of the United Kingdom, which was established to encourage cycling throughout Britain, as well as for the purposes of bicycle touring.

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National Express Coaches

National Express is an intercity and InterRegional coach operator providing services throughout Great Britain.

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National Lottery (United Kingdom)

The National Lottery is the state-franchised national lottery in the United Kingdom.

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Neil Carmichael (Conservative politician)

William Neil Carmichael (born 15 April 1961 in Hexham) is a British Conservative Party politician.

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The Neolithic was a period in the development of human technology, beginning about 10,200 BC, according to the ASPRO chronology, in some parts of Western Asia, and later in other parts of the world and ending between 4500 and 2000 BC.

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Newark Park

Newark Park is a Grade I listed country house of Tudor origins located near the village of Ozleworth, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire.

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Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (Nobelpriset i fysiologi eller medicin), administered by the Nobel Foundation, is awarded once a year for outstanding discoveries in the fields of life sciences and medicine.

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Nympsfield is a village and civil parish in the English county of Gloucestershire.

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Oakridge, Gloucestershire

Oakridge is a village in Gloucestershire, England.

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Office for National Statistics

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is the executive office of the UK Statistics Authority, a non-ministerial department which reports directly to the UK Parliament.

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Organic food

Organic food is food produced by methods that comply with the standards of organic farming.

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Owlpen Manor

Owlpen Manor is a Tudor Grade I listed manor house of the Mander family, situated in the village of Owlpen in the Stroud district in Gloucestershire, England.

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Painswick is a village and civil parish in Gloucestershire, England.

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A parish is a church territorial entity constituting a division within a diocese.

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Pendragon (band)

Pendragon are an English neo-progressive rock band established in 1978 in Stroud, Gloucestershire as Zeus Pendragon by guitarist and vocalist Nick Barrett.

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Peter Hennessy

Peter John Hennessy, Baron Hennessy of Nympsfield, (born 28 March 1947) is an English historian and academic specialising in the history of government.

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Pi (magazine)

Pi is the name of the official student media outlet of University College London Union and the name of its former newspaper.

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Prime minister

A prime minister is the head of a cabinet and the leader of the ministers in the executive branch of government, often in a parliamentary or semi-presidential system.

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A pub, or public house, is an establishment licensed to sell alcoholic drinks, which traditionally include beer (such as ale) and cider.

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Randwick, Gloucestershire

Randwick, Gloucestershire is a village bordering the market town of Stroud in Gloucestershire, England, the United Kingdom.

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Reading, Berkshire

Reading is a large, historically important minster town in Berkshire, England, of which it is the county town.

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Reform Act 1867

The Representation of the People Act 1867, 30 & 31 Vict.

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River Frome, Stroud

The River Frome, once also known as the Stroudwater, is a small river in Gloucestershire, England.

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Rodborough is a civil parish in the district of Stroud, Gloucestershire, in Southwest England.

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Royal Agricultural University

The Royal Agricultural University or RAU (previously known as the Royal Agricultural College or RAC) is a university located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK.

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Sade (band)

Sade are an English band, formed in London in 1982, and named after their lead singer, Sade Adu.

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Sade (singer)

Helen Folasade Adu CBE (Fọláṣadé Adú; born 16 January 1959), known professionally as Sade Adu or simply Sade, is a British Nigerian singer and songwriter.

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Saint-Ismier is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

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Sarana VerLin

Sarana VerLin (born September 19, 1953) is a violinist, singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.

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Secondary education

Secondary education covers two phases on the International Standard Classification of Education scale.

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Selsley is a village within the civil parish of King's Stanley and district of Stroud, in Gloucestershire, England.

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Domestic sheep (Ovis aries) are quadrupedal, ruminant mammal typically kept as livestock.

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Sheepscombe is a small village in the English county of Gloucestershire.

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Sidney Cooke

Sidney Cooke (born 18 April 1927) is an English convicted child molester and suspected serial killer serving two life sentences.

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Simon Mason (field hockey)

Simon Brindley Mason (born 30 March 1973 in Harpenden, Hertfordshire) is an English field hockey goalkeeper, who participated in three Summer Olympics for Great Britain: in 1996, 2000 and 2004.

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Sixth form

In the education systems of England, Northern Ireland, Wales and some other Commonwealth countries, sixth form (sometimes referred to as Key Stage 5) represents the final 1-3 years of secondary education (high school), where students (typically between 16 and 18 years of age) prepare for their A-level (or equivalent) examinations.

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Slad is a village in Gloucestershire, England, in the Slad Valley about from Stroud on the B4070 road from Stroud to Birdlip.

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Snooker is a cue sport which originated among British Army officers stationed in India in the latter half of the 19th century.

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Sophie Ward

Sophie Anna Ward (born 30 December 1964) is an English actress.

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South Gloucestershire and Stroud College

This article is about South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS) made up of the former Filton and Stroud colleges. South Gloucestershire and Stroud College, also known as SGS College is a college of further education and higher education based in South Gloucestershire and Stroud, England.

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Stagecoach Group

Stagecoach Group plc is an international transport group operating buses, trains, trams and express coaches.

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Stonehouse railway station

Stonehouse railway station is a railway station that serves the town of Stonehouse in Gloucestershire, England.

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Stonehouse, Gloucestershire

Stonehouse is a town in the Stroud District of Gloucestershire in southwestern England.

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Stratford Park

Stratford Park is a green flag awarded area of Stroud in Gloucestershire, south west England.

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Stroud & Swindon Building Society

Stroud & Swindon Building Society was the 10th largest building society in the United Kingdom, with headquarters in Stroud, Gloucestershire and total assets of £2.7 billion as at 31 December 2009.

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Stroud (UK Parliament constituency)

Stroud is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2017 by David Drew, a Labour politician.

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Stroud District

Stroud is a local government district in Gloucestershire, England.

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Stroud District Council

Stroud District Council is the local authority for Stroud District.

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Stroud FM

Stroud FM was a community radio station based in Stroud, Gloucestershire which broadcast from March 2008 to February 2014 on 107.9 FM and online via its website.

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Stroud Half Marathon

The Stroud Half Marathon is an annual road running event held in Stroud, United Kingdom.

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Stroud High School

Stroud High School (SHS) is a grammar school with academy status for girls aged 11 to 18 located in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.

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Stroud News & Journal

The Stroud News & Journal is a weekly paid-for newspaper based in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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Stroud pound

The Stroud Pound is a local currency in use in Stroud, Gloucestershire.

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Stroud railway station

Stroud railway station is a railway station that serves the town of Stroud in Gloucestershire, England.

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Stroud, New South Wales

Stroud is a small country town one hour north of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.

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Stroud, Oklahoma

Stroud is a city in Creek and Lincoln counties in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.

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Stroudwater Navigation

The Stroudwater Navigation is a canal which linked Stroud to the Severn Estuary in England and Wales.

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Stuart Nelson

Stuart James Nelson (born 17 September 1981) is an English footballer who plays for League Two side Yeovil Town as a goalkeeper.

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Subscription Rooms

The Subscription Rooms is a building in George Street, in the heart of the town of Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, erected in 1833 under the architect Charles Baker of Painswick.

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Sue Limb

Sue Limb (born 1946, Hitchin, Hertfordshire) is a British writer and broadcaster.

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Sustrans is a UK sustainable transport charity.

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Swindon is a large town in Wiltshire, South West England, between Bristol, to the west, and Reading, the same distance east.

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Tamzin Malleson

Tamzin Malleson (born 1974) is an English actress.

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Ted Milton

Ted Milton (born 1943) is an English poet and musician, best known for leading Blurt, an experimental art rock group.

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A textile is a flexible material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres (yarn or thread).

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Thames and Severn Canal

The Thames and Severn Canal is a canal in Gloucestershire in the south of England, which was completed in 1789.

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The Chronicles of Narnia (film series)

The Chronicles of Narnia is a series of films based on The Chronicles of Narnia, a series of novels by C. S. Lewis.

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The Daily Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.

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The Rakes

The Rakes were an English indie rock band formed in London in 2003.

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The Sunday Times

The Sunday Times is the largest-selling British national newspaper in the "quality press" market category.

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Thomas Keble School

Thomas Keble School is a mixed secondary school located in Eastcombe in the English county of Gloucestershire.

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Thomas the Tank Engine

Thomas the Tank Engine is a fictional steam locomotive in The Railway Series books by the Reverend Wilbert Awdry and his son, Christopher.

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Tim McInnerny

Tim McInnerny (born 18 September 1956) is an English actor.

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Tim Noble and Sue Webster

Timothy "Tim" Noble (born 1966) and Susan "Sue" Webster (born 1967), are two British artists who work as a collaborative duo, and are associated with the post-YBA generation of artists.

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Tom Smith (musician)

Thomas Michael Henry Smith (born 29 April 1981) is an English musician, who is the lead vocalist, lyricist, keyboard player and rhythm guitarist for the Birmingham-based indie rock band Editors.

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Tudor architecture

The Tudor architectural style is the final development of Medieval architecture in England, during the Tudor period (1485–1603) and even beyond, and also the tentative introduction of Renaissance architecture to England.

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Uley is a village and civil parish in the county of Gloucestershire, England.

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Uley Long Barrow

Uley Long Barrow, also known locally as Hetty Pegler's Tump, is a Neolithic burial mound, near the village of Uley, Gloucestershire, England.

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United Kingdom census, 2001

A nationwide census, known as Census 2001, was conducted in the United Kingdom on Sunday, 29 April 2001.

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University of Gloucestershire

The University of Gloucestershire is a public university based in Gloucestershire, England.

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Visitor center

A visitor center or centre (see American and British English spelling differences), visitor information center, tourist information center, is a physical location that provides tourist information to visitors.

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W. H. Davies

William Henry Davies or W. H. Davies (3 July 1871 – 26 September 1940) was a Welsh poet and writer.

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A watermill or water mill is a mill that uses hydropower.

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Whigs (British political party)

The Whigs were a political faction and then a political party in the parliaments of England, Scotland, Great Britain, Ireland and the United Kingdom.

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Whitebrook (Gwenffrwd) is a small village in Monmouthshire, south-east Wales, United Kingdom.

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Wilbert Awdry

Wilbert Vere Awdry, OBE (15 June 1911 – 21 March 1997) was an English Anglican cleric, railway enthusiast, and children's author.

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William Moseley (actor)

William Peter Moseley (born 27 April 1987) is an English actor, best known for his roles as Peter Pevensie in the film series ''The Chronicles of Narnia'' and Prince Liam in the E! original series The Royals.

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Woodchester is a Gloucestershire village in the Nailsworth (or Woodchester) Valley, a valley in the South Cotswolds in England, running southwards from Stroud along the A46 road to Nailsworth.

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Woodchester Mansion

Woodchester Mansion is an unfinished, Gothic revival mansion house in Woodchester Park near Nympsfield in Woodchester, Gloucestershire, England.

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Wool is the textile fiber obtained from sheep and other animals, including cashmere and mohair from goats, qiviut from muskoxen, angora from rabbits, and other types of wool from camelids.

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Wycliffe College, Toronto

Wycliffe College is a graduate theological school federated with the University of Toronto.

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