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Scottish man of letters and adventurer (1560-1582)

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Towards the end of last year, the trust secured financial backing from the Dumfries and Galloway LEADER programme with match-funding from Dumfries and Galloway Council, the Crichton Foundation, Scottish Enterprise and NHS Dumfries and Galloway.
The jury was told that 80 minutes after the worker left, Crichton called 999 to say Amelia was "floppy".
Paisley Sheriff Court heard that Crichton, currently locked up at HMP Low Moss, but formally of Bankfoot Road in Ferguslie Park, first battered the premises' window with a beer garden parasol to no avail.
The room is a collaboration room - a student workspace, furnished with a plaque dedicated to Lisa and Kevin Crichton.
Wallsend BC wth the David Crichton Junior Memorial Cup after their victory over Cramlington Juniors and (below left and below right) action from the game.
Giving evidence to Holyrood's public affairs committee on January 20, Crichton apologised to MSPs, saying the organisation had underestimated the scale and complexity of introducing the programme.
The investment package is being made in partnership with the William Pears Group and in conjunction with the Crichton Trust to be used to deliver a range of projects within the region with the aim of providing enduring public and community benefit.
MICRO by Michael Crichton and Richard Preston (HarperCollins, pounds 18.
A pair of Oregon State freshmen, quarterback Sean Mannion and defensive end Scott Crichton, were named players of the week by the Pac-12 on Monday.
Several men were arrested including Henderson - after his servant and ploughman James Crichton, 44, accused him of the murder.
The launch comes at a time when premium car sales seem to be on the upswing again after a slump in the last year, James Crichton, Director Sales and Marketing for BMW Middle East, told Gulf News on the sidelines of the 5 series presentation at the Yas Island race circuit in Abu Dhabi last Sunday.
Acclaimed author and screenwriter Michael Crichton, who penned such international best sellers as The Andromeda Strain (1969) and Jurassic Park (1990), passed away on November 4, 2008, after a battle with throat cancer.
Michael Crichton was one of our greatest storytellers who expanded all of our imaginations with his books, films, and television," the BBC quoted Spielberg as saying.
Sitting across a work cluttered desk in the corner office of his Ateco Motors headquarters on Parramatta Road, the blinds down on a sunny morning in Sydney, Neville Crichton is a long way from the glamour and success of the Mediterranean sailing scene, which has virtually been his second home for the last few years.
Meanwhile, Worcester have announced that Samoan international back Loki Crichton will leave the club at the end of this season.