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a skilled worker who coats articles with a film of metal (usually silver or gold)

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TRIBUTES have been paid to Alan Plater, the popular and prolific writer whose death from cancer, at the age of 75, was announced yesterday.
But while the Dunlop family dominated everyone's thoughts off the track, it was Englishman Plater who was the star on the road, collecting a brilliant treble with successes in the feature race and both Supersport 600s.
As communications officer for the programme, Mr Plater is helping promote more than 120 New Deal-backed projects to change the face of Arthurs Hill, Cruddas Park, Rye Hill and Elswick in Newcastle's West End over 10 years.
Plater also moderated a panel discussion featuring a diverse group of experts in the field of HIV.
ITV drama commissioner Sally Haynes said: "We're delighted Alan Plater has written this very personal piece.
Rutter's main obstacle to success could again be the fiercely determined Plater, who has won three of the last four Superbike races at the North West, and admits that for him, "winning is everything, second is nowhere".
Mr Plater said: "I had to think about it and consulted with my children who were pretty unanimous.
Plater gave Rutter a hectic battle throughout the six laps and as Rutter said afterwards: "These things are never easy.
Though there were no air quality violations found at Dixon over three inspections in 2003, South Coast Air Quality Management District agreed to do air sampling in the area to see if the chrome plater is emitting cancer- causing contaminants.
Baker's work on trumpet and cornet (Beiderbecke's instruments) was as sharp as you are likely to hear from a septuagenarian, and Plater fillled in the spaces in between the numbers with some delightful reminiscences, many of them musical.
STEVE Plater admitted the key to his Pokerstars Senior TT victory on the Isle of Man was a ribbing from the HM Plant Honda team boss Neil Tuxworth.
This figure represents another year of congregations working hard to support the mission and ministries that we do together as the Presbyterian Church in Canada," Plater told the Record, thanking congregations and individuals for supporting the church in this way.
Steve Plater and John McGuinness won the shortened Superbike events.
Matthew Greaves, 18, of Jarrow, is in his third year of studies as a plater.
STEVE Plater is not expecting a repeat performance on the Isle of Man tomorrow despite gatecrashing the Tourist Trophy party to claim his first ever win on Monday.