cushat


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Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck

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The Bamburgh at The Cushat development in Belford, Northumberland, is a modern four-bedroom home <B
Cushat is a Scottish dialect name for which Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Germany; 2 Miss Otis; 3 The wood pigeon; 4 Javier Perez de Cuellar; 5 Tobacco; 6 Lech Walesa; 7 Ally McBeal; 8 They are both made to be broken; 9 The Equator; 10 Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire.
Paul Fessey, dumped before the seller by the subsequently withdrawn Iced Tango, had better fortune when landing the 1m4f handicap on Cushat Law, trained by William Jarvis.
Northumberland's wilderness and tranquillity are second to none - from the coastline, the rugged National Park to the rolling hills of the Cheviots with their spectacular summits including Windy Gyle, Hedgehope and Cushat Law.
And on April 13 this year, when Eaglestone arrived at Ms Snowdon's home on Cushat Close, Byker, Newcastle, to collect their son he discovered Ms Snowdon was in a new relationship.
John Egan brought the Norcroft Park Stud's home-bred gelding through to lead inside the last two furlongs and hold off the persistent challenge of Cushat Law.
Well backed pre-race and rallied against the far rail, having been headed by Cushat Law inside the final furlong, to the joy of those who backed him at a peak of 100
Hounds screamed away along the Cushat edge of the Kidland forestry, heading for Bloodybush Edge in the gathering darkness.
The impression that this is a land set apart is reinforced by local place names such as Kyloe Shin, Inner Quickening Cleugh, Murder Cleugh, Bloodybush Edge, Flesh Shank, Sneer Hill, Cushat Law, Gowkhope Shank, The Slime and Beefstand, where it is believed Reivers hid cattle before driving them over the Border.
Animals: Cowgate (cow pasture); Cullercoats (dove cotes); Cushat Law (wood pigeons); Hauxley (hawk); the prefix Hart (deer) and Har (hare).
Cushat Law, named after one of the hills, is built in natural sandstone and is located within large, landscaped gardens.