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Cumberland News reported: "Hang glider Gordon Rigg ended up in hospital this week with an arm injury after crashing during a flight from Great Cockup Fell, Skiddaw.
Either this is a monumental cockup, or Russell Goodway is giving a two-fingered salute to the democratic process.
On the other hand, I would caution that it would be a great pity if an almighty, if playful, cockup were allowed to lead to wholesale revolution.
To allay the fears of people from Y Farteg, the following places in England are very proud of their names: Titty Hill (near Portsmouth); Thong (Kent); Shitterton & Wetwang (Dorset); and I believe that the Labour group in the Senedd will feel at home in Great Cockup ( Cumbria).
0% abv) is a deceptively potent, pleasantly hoppy pale ale, Great Cockup Porter (3.
WE'VE become accustomed to a Government that ever since the days of the Millennium Dome has demonstrated an unremitting record of monstrous mismanagement, calamitous cockup and prodigious waste.
Asda put it down as "a cockup and not a conspiracy".
Then a Caldwell blunder from a straightforward long ball sent Boyd rushing clear on goal but Andersson atoned for his cockup by staying big and winning the head-to-head battle with a vital outstretched foot.
Instead, last month's disciplinary hearing confirmed the inaccurate shows were the result of "a cockup, followed by stupidity".
Her latest and most spectacular cockup defies belief.
Although maybe, as I heard someone suggest walking away from the ground, I'm doing you a disservice, maybe you're part of a new elite spelling unit set up by Stan and Ollie to prevent another 'Boycoutt' banner cockup.
The couple said the cockup ruined their receptio at Ashburnham Hotel i Pembrey, Carmarthenshire.
A police source here said: "It's a major cockup - they've become a laughing stock.
One of the delights of the festival is sampling the strangely named brews, so there was no way I was going to miss out on Great Cockup Porter, from the Hesket Newmarket Brewery in Cumbria although, sadly, Bearly Literate from the Beartown Brewery of Congleton ( Bearly Literate.