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a structure in which water is collected (especially a natural drainage area)

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Leicestershire County Council bosses say this will improve choice and also provide an opportunity to correct an historic anomaly and align the catchment area closer to the Leicestershire border.
People in general especially those who focus on socio-political and spiritual aspects of the society, are apathetic towards mundane things like afforestation of the catchment areas in a country.
Just over half (51 per cent) of families who have moved to be within a catchment area had sold their previous property, but 30 per cent said they had bought a second home.
Just over half (51%) of families who have moved to be within a catchment area had sold their previous property, but 30% said they had bought a second home.
Common practice HERE are the percentages of parents with children aged four to 18 who have bought or rented a home to be in a school catchment area, followed by the typical premium that parents can expect to pay to live within their desired catchment area, according to Santander Mortgages, based on average house prices and the premium parents said they were prepared to pay or had already paid, on average: | North East, 37%, PS18,200 | | North West, 17%, PS20,300 | Yorkshire and the Humber, 33%, PS15,800 | East Midlands, 28%, PS21,800 | West Midlands, 29%, PS20,300 | East of England, 12%, PS28,700 | London, 33%, PS81,800 | South East, 21%, PS28,800 | South West, 18%, PS24,600 | Wales, 15%, PS12,100 | | Scotland, 21%, PS17,300 | Northern Ireland, 29%, PS6,400
Miguel Sard, managing director of mortgages, Santander UK, said: "Living within a certain school catchment area is top of the wish list for many families but often these addresses come at a premium.
Isolated thunderstorm/rain may also occur over Punjab (Rawalpindi, Lahore and D G Khan Divisions), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Malakand and Hazara Divisions), besides, over the upper catchments of rivers Indus and Jhelum during the same period.
FFD, Lahore has also predicted scattered thunderstorm/rain over Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Lahore Divisions of Punjab including over the upper catchments of major rivers (Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi and Sutlej) during the next 48 hours.
We live in the catchment area and have our eldest child there so we cannot understand how they can have been refused a place.
Parents in Edinburgh are paying the most, with the catchment for St Thomas of Aquin's High School attracting a premium of PS145,022.
Across the UK a quarter (26%) of parents with children aged four to 18 have either bought or rented a new property in order to secure an address within their favoured school catchment area, research from Santander reveals.
Envelope curves developed by plotting the largest flood peaks versus the catchment area can be used in estimating peak flood discharges.
In the first phase, Gurugram forest department has developed two catchment areas ( Bhood) in Ghamdoz and Manesar in the shape of small lakes to conserve water during monsoons.
It said the upper catchment at Carrick-on-Shannon had swollen by 10cm.