good authority


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testimony by someone who should know

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He has it on good authority that in the run-up to the hearing, ATR, which was originally seeking rebates of around pounds 50m, was prepared to settle for pounds 15m, while the defending courses offered pounds 4m.
Also, if we want to move from being a good authority to an excellent one, we have to increase our reserves.
I have it on good authority there will be more buildings pickled into the past by these pressure groups.
We have it on good authority that a school in Birr, Co Offaly has just had their first "Mickey Joe Harte Day".
I have it on good authority from county councillors that we can change the boundaries but we will be seeking some further advice on the matter,'' Mr Gardner, a Brecon postman, added.
We have it on good authority that there's nothing wrong with Kobe's relationship with Shaquille or Phil's relationship with Kobe or any Laker's relationship with any other.
David Room, from the Birmingham branch of the NUT, said: "We have it on good authority that his visit was moved from 2pm to 6pm.
I HAVE it on good authority half the workforce at Anglo Irish Bank face the sack.
I have it on good authority that Kirklees Council has for years been giving serious consideration to an Alpine-style cable car from the railway station to the stadium.
I have it on good authority that Cheryl was looking particularly on form, whereas my favourite was Nadine.
And we also have it on good authority that when there's no free grub on offer, they make their own sarnies and take them with them
It is not only in the Vale that members of the public are bullied into handling strays to the dog wardens, we have it on good authority that this tactic is used in Caerphilly and Monmouth.
However, the Fly has it on good authority - from the British side, admittedly - that there was a genuine misunderstanding about Ireland's expectations in 2005, and full Irish representation will be in evidence today.
It would be interesting to learn how many motorists have been caught by the ``Arrive Alive'' hit squads during the hours of darkness,I have it on good authority that the system cannot function unless it is daylight.
But The insider has it on good authority that Robert heard every word and like the professional he is he carried on regardless.