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a vertical well around which there is a stairway

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But, for reasons unknown, Ryanair held them in a stairwell, locking doors at the top and bottom as the flight took off with their check-in bags on board - a clear security breach.
He was challenged and taken into a staff stairwell to await police but became abusive, stating "I'm going to slice you up" and "I'm going to slash you".
Work will take place in two phases to guarantee one stairwell is always accessible.
One regular Houldsworth Centre patient, who did not wish to be named, said:"Since the car park opened it has attracted a group of people who are gathering in the stairwell at night and totally abusing it.
Yiewsley Police tweeted: "Currently in contact with @homegroup in regards to Felix Court, someone has taken refuge in the stairwell.
But they were told it was safer to stay put and the order to evacuate did not come until 2.47am, by which time the stairwell was filled with toxic fumes.
Outraged Margaret Reilly, 24, says finding drug paraphernalia in the Andrew Bargh stairwells and corridors of Merryston Court is a daily occurrence.
The body of 57-year-old Lynne Spalding was found during a routine stairwell check on Oct.
According to Get Surrey photographer Darren Pepe, who has been to the scene, you can smell smoke in the stairwell, but not in the parking garage itself.
Mr McGee got up, pulled himself together, and ran back through the double doors to the stairwell, but the defendant having pursued him and assaulted him followed him to the fourth floor.
The shocking scene was recorded on a stairwell outside the chain's branch in Walsall .
According to 7news, Mehreen, who is in her 30s, was brutalised by the accused and left for dead as blood stains were found at multiple levels of the stairwell outside her apartment in Perth.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 10 May 2017: A kitten has been rescued by the fire fighters after spending three days in a small stairwell in Cairo's blue-collar district of Shubra.
When a stairwell door is opened, the pressure difference can drop significantly, causing the pressure difference across the stairwell door on the fire floor to be below the minimum design value.