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a church associated with a monastery or convent

a convent ruled by an abbess

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a monastery ruled by an abbot

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Store manager at Asda Abbey Park, Darren Burrage, added: "It was fantastic to be able to go down to Whitley Abbey Primary School and hand over the sports donation in person.
When the courtroom closed in 2011, the opportunity arose to reunite the entire monastic site with the abbey church.
When Abbey died in 1989, four of his closest friends buried him in a secret desert location.
At one point, things got a little hairy At one point, things got a little hairy as Abbey fell off the inflatable as it as Abbey fell off the inflatable as it was being pulled by speedboat in the was being pulled by speedboat in the Mediterranean.
Fellowes also said that he would know in time when it is time to wrap-up "Downton Abbey," which will enable him to show the end on his own terms.
Archeologist Tim Upson-Smith said: "The parts of the abbey we are uncovering are about 800 years old.
Before Kate will be an "avenue of trees" made up of six English Field Maples and two Hornbeams - some 20ft tall - with the Abbey decorated in white, green and cream foliage.
The wedding Both choirs at the Royal Wedding - The Choir of Westminster Abbey and The Choir of Her Majesty's Chapel Royal, St James's Palace - will be under the direction of Mr James O'Donnell, Organist and Master of the Choristers at Westminster Abbey.
The former St John Bosco college pupil, who modelled during Liverpool Fashion Week, said: "I would love to be a successful model like Abbey.
I couldn't believe my eyes when the doctors showed me the X-ray," said Abbey, from Tadley, Hants.
An historic abbey is about to reopen to the public after a pounds 6.
VALYERMO - Benedictine monks will host thousands of visitors this weekend at their Valyermo abbey for music, art and food, while a parade salutes military personnel in Rosamond and rubber ducks race for charity in Palmdale.
Teesside staff of banking giant Abbey were today waiting for news of whether more job cuts will affect them.
Banking group Abbey last night launched a pounds 3m advertising campaign to promote its second new identity in less than two years.