John Thompson

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Otago Daily Times
Maurice Williamson to leave Parliamenthe hadn't asked anyone to make an approach on his behalf to join the Act party,
Maurice Williamson to leave Parliament
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
he hadn't asked anyone to make an approach on his behalf to join the Act party, after suggestions made by Act president John Thompson. He was also suspended from the caucus after the 2002 election for being openly disloyal to then leader Bill... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
National and Pakuranga MP Maurice Williamson to leave Parliamenthe hadn't asked anyone to make an approach on his behalf to join the Act party,
National and Pakuranga MP Maurice Williamson to leave Parliament
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
he hadn't asked anyone to make an approach on his behalf to join the Act party, after suggestions made by Act president John Thompson. He was also suspended from the caucus after the 2002 election for being openly disloyal to then leader Bill... Read more
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Daily Star
Catfighting craze sweeping the nation as bikini babes strip down to scrap for cashorder to get the edge “We pay £150 to £300 for at the most 20 minutes of wrest
Catfighting craze sweeping the nation as bikini babes strip down to scrap for cash
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
order to get the edge “We pay £150 to £300 for at the most 20 minutes of wrestling. That’s great money for all your doing” John Thompson Organisers claim that the fights are not for sexual gratification – although they do show all the girls... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Catfight craze: Women filmed brawling in stockings and suspenders for £150with girls clad in Rangers and Celtic shirts taking each other on. In both ins
Catfight craze: Women filmed brawling in stockings and suspenders for £150
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
with girls clad in Rangers and Celtic shirts taking each other on. In both instances there was no shortage of takers. John Thompson is the local organiser. His Facebook profile lists him as being an employee of UK Catfights and he uses social... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Previews: Wyong and Gilgandrathe 700-mark on Tuesday at Wyong but Angland is confident one horse can put him
Previews: Wyong and Gilgandra
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the 700-mark on Tuesday at Wyong but Angland is confident one horse can put him a step closer. Randwick conditioner John Thompson isn’t renowned for producing two-year-old winners. In fact, of his 601 career wins, just 61 are with juveniles... Read more
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The Seattle Times
In Africa, an ancient and sweet alliance between birds and humans to find honeySpottiswoode said. “It’s not simply a cue to human presence. It’s a signal that
In Africa, an ancient and sweet alliance between birds and humans to find honey
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Spottiswoode said. “It’s not simply a cue to human presence. It’s a signal that the person will be a good collaborator.” John Thompson, a distinguished professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of California, Santa Cruz,... Read more
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ESPN
Smith: 'I'm coming here to win'he has made two title defenses, he has not exactly faced murder's row. He won t
Smith: 'I'm coming here to win'
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
he has made two title defenses, he has not exactly faced murder's row. He won the vacant belt by seventh-round knockout of John Thompson in October and retained it against unknown opponents in Jimmy Kilrain Kelly by seventh-round knockout in... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Duane D. ThompsonAriz., sisters Sara Siebert and husband, Robert, of Ocala, Fla., and Linda Best
Duane D. Thompson
Wise County Messenger / Posted 3 days ago
Ariz., sisters Sara Siebert and husband, Robert, of Ocala, Fla., and Linda Best and husband, Gerald, of Knox, Penn.; sons John Thompson and wife, Janice, of Garland and Joe Thompson of College Station; granddaughters Pamela Walling and husband,... Read more
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Farming Life
YFCU silage assessment winners revealed at AFBIThe final of the YFCU’s silage assessment competition, which is sponsored by Jo
YFCU silage assessment winners revealed at AFBI
Farming Life / Posted 3 days ago
The final of the YFCU’s silage assessment competition, which is sponsored by John Thompson and Sons Limited, took place at the association’s stock judging finals day at AFBI, Hillsborough. Over 780 members took part in the heats earlier in the year... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Reagan Boyhood Home names new director in Dixonfelt a lot of his characteristics matched up with the things we needed in the e
Reagan Boyhood Home names new director in Dixon
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
felt a lot of his characteristics matched up with the things we needed in the executive director position,” board President John Thompson said. Gorman, who will start work on Monday, said his initial goals for the home include building upon... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Rapist who threatened to kill his victim is jailedA 54-year-old man who raped a woman and threatened to kill her has been jailed.
Rapist who threatened to kill his victim is jailed
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
A 54-year-old man who raped a woman and threatened to kill her has been jailed. John Thompson, of Abbot Road, Ilkeston, admitted two counts of raping a woman and one count of making a threat to kill her. The rapes took place at a house in Ilkeston... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Reagan Boyhood Home names new directorfelt a lot of his characteristics matched up with the things we needed in the e
Reagan Boyhood Home names new director
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
felt a lot of his characteristics matched up with the things we needed in the executive director position,” board President John Thompson said. Gorman, who will start work on Monday, said his initial goals for the home include building upon... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
Oxford Mail / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Gazette
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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guardian-series
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Harrow Times
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' AlvarezSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith confident of upsetting the odds against Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Liam Smith certain he can knock out Saul Alvarez and cause an upsetSeptember 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence o
Liam Smith certain he can knock out Saul Alvarez and cause an upset
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
September 17 in Texas. Smith (23-0-1, 13KO wins) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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Sporting Life
Liam Smith aims to upset oddsAl Latest boxing oddsSmith (23-0-1, 13KOs) will make the third defence of his
Liam Smith aims to upset odds
Sporting Life / Posted 6 days ago
Al Latest boxing oddsSmith (23-0-1, 13KOs) will make the third defence of his WBO belt he claimed against American John Thompson in October last year and will look to pull off arguably the biggest upset by a British boxer on foreign soil... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Nederland residents want permanent ban on campfiresfrom Alabama started the Cold Springs Fire when they failed to put out their ca
Nederland residents want permanent ban on campfires
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
from Alabama started the Cold Springs Fire when they failed to put out their campfire. For Nederland business owner John Thompson, it was a classic case of “I told you so.” “I’ve been preaching it for months,” he said. “Left unchecked these... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Nederland residents want permanent ban on campfiresfrom Alabama started the Cold Springs Fire when they failed to put out their ca
Nederland residents want permanent ban on campfires
KWGN Denver / Posted 7 days ago
from Alabama started the Cold Springs Fire when they failed to put out their campfire. For Nederland business owner John Thompson, it was a classic case of “I told you so.” “I’ve been preaching it for months,” he said. “Left unchecked these... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fearssparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fears
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
sparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a federal lands problem. 'Dug in like ticks' John Thompson, together with his wife, owns the Mountain Man Outdoor Store in Nederland. Like Current, he was voicing alarm... Read more
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Herald Sun
Knosys appoints new CEOKnosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company execut
Knosys appoints new CEO
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Knosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company executive, John Thompson as new CEO. Mr Thompson follows the resignation of former CEO, Ashley Gall. Mr Thompson brings leadership experience having worked for more than 20... Read more
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Perth Now
Knosys appoints new CEOKnosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company execut
Knosys appoints new CEO
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Knosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company executive, John Thompson as new CEO. Mr Thompson follows the resignation of former CEO, Ashley Gall. Mr Thompson brings leadership experience having worked for more than 20... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Knosys appoints new CEOKnosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company execut
Knosys appoints new CEO
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
Knosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company executive, John Thompson as new CEO. Mr Thompson follows the resignation of former CEO, Ashley Gall. Mr Thompson brings leadership experience having worked for more than 20... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Knosys appoints new CEOKnosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company execut
Knosys appoints new CEO
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Knosys has appointed industry veteran and experienced technology company executive, John Thompson as new CEO. Mr Thompson follows the resignation of former CEO, Ashley Gall. Mr Thompson brings leadership experience having worked for more than 20... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for successGoulburn preview: John Thompson has Vinnie Power primed to produce good second
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for success
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Goulburn preview: John Thompson has Vinnie Power primed to produce good second up from spell | Daily Telegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Goulburn preview: John... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for successin Monday’s Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly wa
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for success
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
in Monday’s Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in need of the run first-up. Trainer John Thompson is well known for producing stock that progress sharply in the early stages of the preparations. When he sent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for successin Monday’s Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly wa
Goulburn: Vinnie Power primed for success
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
in Monday’s Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in need of the run first-up. Trainer John Thompson is well known for producing stock that progress sharply in the early stages of the preparations. When he sent... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fearssparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fears
Colorado Daily / Posted 9 days ago
sparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a federal lands problem. 'Dug in like ticks' John Thompson, together with his wife, owns the Mountain Man Outdoor Store in Nederland. Like Current, he was voicing alarm... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fearssparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fears
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
sparked by an unattended campfire on private property, it's clearly not just a federal lands problem. 'Dug in like ticks' John Thompson, together with his wife, owns the Mountain Man Outdoor Store in Nederland. Like Current, he was voicing alarm... Read more
3 related stories
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Daily Telegraph
Preview: Goulburn and Narrominein the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in
Preview: Goulburn and Narromine
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
in the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in need of the run first-up. Trainer John Thompson is well known for producing stock that progress sharply in the early stages of the preparations. When he sent... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Preview: Goulburn and Narrominein the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in
Preview: Goulburn and Narromine
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
in the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in need of the run first-up. Trainer John Thompson is well known for producing stock that progress sharply in the early stages of the preparations. When he sent... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Preview: Goulburn and Narrominein the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in
Preview: Goulburn and Narromine
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
in the Radio Goulburn Maiden Plate after her jockey suggested the filly was in need of the run first-up. Trainer John Thompson is well known for producing stock that progress sharply in the early stages of the preparations. When he sent... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fearsturned upside down by the Cold Springs Fire, which destroyed eight homes and fo
Cold Springs Fire a painful confirmation of Nederland-area residents' fears
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 10 days ago
turned upside down by the Cold Springs Fire, which destroyed eight homes and forced the evacuation of nearly 2,000 people. John Thompson, owner of the Mountain Man Outdoor Store in Nederland, has been hanging these fliers at campgrounds in the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Truck drivers concerned about vehicles being used for terror after France rampagewhat happened in Oklahoma City, and you just don't want a truck with some reneg
Truck drivers concerned about vehicles being used for terror after France rampage
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
what happened in Oklahoma City, and you just don't want a truck with some renegade behind the wheel," said John Thompson. The union represents more than 2,000 truck drivers in the metro area. Union vice president John Thompson says... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Even if it wins gold, U.S. Olympic basketball team has lost its lusterto rile the stars of the day into representing their birthright, such as the sh
Even if it wins gold, U.S. Olympic basketball team has lost its luster
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
to rile the stars of the day into representing their birthright, such as the shame in Seoul when the last amateurs under John Thompson couldn't get the job done. And then in Athens, where the best young players stayed on the bench while coach... Read more
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Romford Recorder
St Andrews slump after sorry startto a caught and bowled dismissal in the first over and Andrew Girkin run out in
St Andrews slump after sorry start
Romford Recorder / Posted 11 days ago
to a caught and bowled dismissal in the first over and Andrew Girkin run out in the next before a run had been scored. John Thompson then hit a full toss to cover to make it 6-3, before Colin Yeomans and Paul Street dug their heels in until a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Cup tip sets off Chinese crackerhaving bypassed Thursday’s Grafton Cup. Schofield was happy to cost himself a
Cup tip sets off Chinese cracker
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
having bypassed Thursday’s Grafton Cup. Schofield was happy to cost himself a Grafton Cup mount as he recommended trainer John Thompson head further north with the dour staying mare. “Grafton was always my plan but Glyn Schofield rode her in a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Cup tip sets off Chinese crackerhaving bypassed Thursday’s Grafton Cup. Schofield was happy to cost himself a
Cup tip sets off Chinese cracker
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
having bypassed Thursday’s Grafton Cup. Schofield was happy to cost himself a Grafton Cup mount as he recommended trainer John Thompson head further north with the dour staying mare. “Grafton was always my plan but Glyn Schofield rode her in a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Taylor makes right call with roughieagainst a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like
Taylor makes right call with roughie
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
against a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like Chris Waller, John O’Shea, David Payne, John Thompson and Tony Gollan. But it was the Taylor-trained Rednav that got up in a tight finish to edge out All Clear... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Taylor makes right call with roughieagainst a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like
Taylor makes right call with roughie
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
against a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like Chris Waller, John O’Shea, David Payne, John Thompson and Tony Gollan. But it was the Taylor-trained Rednav that got up in a tight finish to edge out All Clear... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Taylor makes right call with roughieagainst a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like
Taylor makes right call with roughie
Daily Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
against a classy field that included stayers prepared by champion trainers like Chris Waller, John O’Shea, David Payne, John Thompson and Tony Gollan. But it was the Taylor-trained Rednav that got up in a tight finish to edge out All Clear... Read more
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Daily Examiner
ROLLING COVERAGE: 2016 Grafton Cup DaySchofield won race one on Empevee on Grafton Cup DayBill North Schofield was b
ROLLING COVERAGE: 2016 Grafton Cup Day
Daily Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
Schofield won race one on Empevee on Grafton Cup DayBill North Schofield was booked to ride Irish stayer Jiayuguan for John Thompson but instead has just three rides for the day, saluting on the topweight in the first. "It's lovely to come out... Read more
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chroniclelive
North-South divide? The North East draws the lineof Leicester as being in the South. Now that I live in Northumberland I would s
North-South divide? The North East draws the line
chroniclelive / Posted 13 days ago
of Leicester as being in the South. Now that I live in Northumberland I would say that it’s anywhere south of Durham.” John Thompson also thought Durham. Several others suggested the line should be drawn at Middlesbrough, with Mark Richardson... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Hong Kong swoop: Smart Volatility wins Ramornie HandicapAngland's second win of the afternoon after claiming the Grafton Guineas on boa
Hong Kong swoop: Smart Volatility wins Ramornie Handicap
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Angland's second win of the afternoon after claiming the Grafton Guineas on board top weight Reneged for Randwick trainer John Thompson. Angland said: "It was a good run, we had to overcome a wide gate. "It is sort of the way the races have been... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Long term carnival supporters get Grafton Guineas winraces here over the years, a lot of minor races, not a big race like this. It w
Long term carnival supporters get Grafton Guineas win
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
races here over the years, a lot of minor races, not a big race like this. It was really a pleasure to win this race with John Thompson. “John is a great supporter of ours and worked as our foreman in Sydney for a long time, and now to have... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Join Fit For Me campaign to make Liverpool most active cityactivity, delivered by a range of talented providers, ensures there is a wide r
Join Fit For Me campaign to make Liverpool most active city
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
activity, delivered by a range of talented providers, ensures there is a wide range of ways for people to be active.” John Thompson, head of editorial partnerships at the ECHO, said: “While health and wellbeing has been on agenda for so many... Read more
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