slagheap


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pile of waste matter from coal mining etc

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Falling short of being truly memorable but sharper than the general slagheap of comedies, pic will scan reasonably good biz at theatrical checkout stands before bagging big biz in vid.
It added that the legislation was also inspired by Wales' notorious Aberfan slagheap disaster in 1966 and the 1998 dam break at Aznalcollar in southern Spain.
You can just stop doing it--all you need is the willpower to resist the campaign cash from the guy who wants to dump his slagheap on the public desert.
2002a), perhaps as a result of the reopening of industries in Hettstedt, persisting industrial emissions, resuspension of contaminated dust from slagheap, and geographical characteristics of the region, as Hettstedt is in a valley surrounded by hills, whereas Zerbst is located in a fairly level county (Heinrich et al.
Whether it was the combined hangover from various parties is unclear, but the lethargy on the terraces was reflected on the pitch during a first half that, one brief moment apart, was about as enjoyable as looking at a slagheap in the rain.
The city assumed responsibility for preparing the 238-acre site for development, which entailed environmental testing and grading the 25-story tall slagheap so vegetation could grow on it.
New footage of a craft over a slagheap at Shirebrook in Derbyshire is said to be excellent, and the team praised the efforts of a woman at Lea, who filmed a UFO over her house for nearly an hour.
It is a collection of illuminating, often razor-sharp slices from the slagheap of black pain and white obtuseness and cruelty.
And after the great slagheap of evidence that has accumulated about the Philadelphia Police Department, one would have to be bold indeed to deny that the teensiest question of pigment was involved.
Like everything else in Rome, like this sonnet, they are only a pile, a slagheap of unremarkable particulars.
The 12ft tall metal sculpture now stands on the Bersham slagheap skyline after it was built by a team of volunteers on Saturday.
Raised on a slagheap allotment, the foal named Dream Alliance - after the 25 friends from the village that Jan cajoled into forming a syndicate to the tune of a tenner a week - grew into an unlikely champion, beating the finest thoroughbreds in the land, until one day, when running in a race at the world-famous Aintree track, he suffered a near-fatal accident.
With the redundant 700-acre former slagheap cleared, Project Genesis was launched to bring new life to the site at Berry Edge.
The site in Merthyr Vale, in south Wales, was constructed as a memorial to the 116 children and 28 adults killed in 1966 when a slagheap slipped down a mountainside, crushing 20 homes and the local junior school in Aberfan.