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a twisting force

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The torc was made by the Iceni tribe, once headed by Boudica, which had its power base in present-day East Anglia.
Out of an original field of 89 contenders, Team VictorTango--a collaboration between Virginia Tech, TORC and other industry partners--was one of three teams that completed the culminating event.
"At this time, a distinctive tradition involving the skilled twisting of gold torcs, worn as neck ornaments or armlets, emerged and flourished across Atlantic Europe.
Kerry, a weekend break for two in the Radisson SAS Hotel Letterkenny flights included with Aer Arann, a McCabes Pharmacy Hamper, a Newbridge Silverwear Torc Necklace and Boots No 7 Hamper.
Another group of metal detector users found two Bronze Age gold torcs, or necklaces, and three gold bracelets near Milton Keynes worth pounds 290,000.
According to Torc, the strategic acquisition includes over 1,550 boepd (94% light oil and liquids) of high quality, low decline, strong netback, light oil producing assets.
The annual festival celebrates the unique languages and cultures of the Celtic nations on screen and in broadcasting, and the event's Bronze Torc awards honour the very best of film, television, radio and digital media.
The main deer range can be found on Torc, Cores and Mangerton Mountains with other herds in the lowland areas of the national park in Killarney, Co Kerry.
Mr Austin said he began supply teaching 12 years ago after being sacked from Torc High School in Tamworth over his decision to wear a mortar board and gown.
The 56-year-old has just launched The Off Road Centre (TORC), at Bramcote Mains Farm, Wolvey Road, near Bulkington.
The gold treasure chest included a torc (a wire twisted bracelet), a composite pendant, beads and rings, three bronze tools and a prehistoric pot base.
Meanwhile a man in his 60s fell 20 feet from a ladder at Torc Avenue in Tamworth yesterday.
Almost 400 students at Torc High School, in Tamworth, Staffordshire, had their computers switched off as the system was wiped of offensive material.
Torc Waterfall, Killarney, Co Kerry Taken by Hamit Daka
David Austin said he donned the get-up when he previously worked at Torc High School in Tamworth.