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2008-09-02 03:00:17

A PLAN for a nursery in Fen End, near Kenilworth, has been submitted to Solihull Borough Council. The scheme is for 2,400 square metres of polytunnels, a concrete access track and nursery yard, irrigation tank and staff Portakabin, adjacent to Oakfield, Fen End Road.

2008-07-26 18:00:22

Free-fall parachutist Mike Cole J man put residents in a spin when he made an unscheduled spectacular landing during a display at Solihull.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.