James Hargreaves


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English inventor of the spinning jenny (1720-1778)

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Bill Davies, sales director at James Hargreaves Plumbing Depot, said: "Opening in Newcastle is hugely significant for us.
He added: "James Hargreaves Plumbing Depot is a fast-growing firm with a great reputation and I am determined to repay their confidence in me."
"It was through a local contact that we heard of James Hargreaves Plumbing Depot being keen to expand to this region, so we got in touch with them and things just snowballed.
The view from the James Hargreaves stand is spectacular, a picture postcard of a bygone age with rolling hills, industrial chimneys and row upon row of houses.
A relationship with posh lawyer James Hargreaves leads her into that world, only for her to discover it has a dark side she never anticipated
OUT WITH FRIENDS: (Right, from left) Ellen Bruce, Colleen Wylie, Maziar Navidi, Charlotte Clements, Amitios Goyalis and Ed Pooley unwind at Bar Cuba and (below, from left) Shareena Thantrey, Alec Beale, Jack Hutton, Emily Page, Alison Pitt - celebrating her 24th birthday, Alex McCormick and James Hargreaves
Chris Spencer, right, with Rob Jepson at the new James Hargreaves Plumbing Depot in Newcastle
"It only affects a small number of judges, but if it's your case, it's a big deal," retired Lane County Circuit Judge James Hargreaves said in an interview with The Register-Guard.
In the Junior Cup, goals from Paul Gault, Reece Welsh and Lew Ruddick were not enough to give English Rose the win as May Duncans replied four times to go through 4-3 and Regent netted five and still lost despite the double strikes from James Hargreaves and Barry Harrison while Chivas finished up 6-5 winners.
So it was that Thomas Copeland (president), Thomas Holmes (treasurer), Thomas Mercer (secretary), John Lawrence, John Wright and James Hargreaves, started the Royal Liver Burial Society.
James Hargreaves Bathrooms, an arm of the James Hargreaves (Plumbers Merchants) national chain, is to open up a luxury showroom on the Portrack Retail Park in late summer.
Schreiber paid tribute to the colleagues who had worked so intensively to pull off the project in an abbreviated time frame, including Shelley Rozenwald, president of the Murale division, as well as two SDM management people: Michele Slepekis, vice president of marketing, branding and creative; and James Hargreaves, vice president of design and construction.
James Hargreaves led the way for the Catchgate club when he defeated J Greeve of Leam Lane to lift the Best Senior Boxer award.
James Hargreaves, 59, was knocked off his bike by a Fiat Punto on Saturday morning.
Anniversaries: 1778: Death of James Hargreaves, inventor of the Spinning Jenny; 1834: St Helena became a Crown Colony; 1870: Birth of Russian Communist leader Lenin; 1915: Poison gas used for the first time by Germans when second Battle of Ypres began; 1969: Robin Knox-Johnston finished a 312-day non-stop voyage around the world in Falmouth; 1983: The pounds 1 coin introduced in Britain replacing the pounds 1 note.