In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- There are no particular hot-spots but wardens respond to individual complaints and liaise with residents if a new bin was requested.
- In prior wars, we might have volunteered to be air-raid wardens or to roll bandages at the Red Cross.
- Now shopkeepers on Manchester Road have sent a petition to Pendle Borough Council complaining Parkwise wardens are damaging their business by booking shoppers who park for just a couple of minutes too long.
- The wardens of some of the police court prisons say they have more public spitters in their custody than any other class of offender.
- Each borough council in Lancashire, in conjunction with the county council, has adopted Parkwise and employed dozens of parking wardens to enforce regulations in streets and on car parks.
- After leaving the military Kerik worked for a private security firm in Saudi Arabia and served as a prison warden in New Jersey in 1986.
- The warden wants Crewe to coach the prison guards' football team, in hopes of acquiring some kind of semi-pro national championship.
- Now Bradford Council wants to recruit six wardens and a supervisor for Keighley and a further seven to join the five already operating in the city centre.
- The plans will take the responsibility for wardens out of their hands and free up more of their resources, allowing them to tackle serious crime.
- I was put in jail, but every day the warden let me read what had been printed locally about my case that day.
- A martial arts expert, he had served in the military, worked as the warden of a county jail in New Jersey, and later as a security contractor for the Saudi monarchy.
- There are wardens that spit at their prisoners, and deny them all hygiene, medicine and, it seems, food.
- The warden dismissed the accusations made by Smith and the other prisoners as lies and exaggerations.
- I ran home and told dad and, as he was an air-raid warden, he knew what to do.
- At the end of October the wardens started to strictly enforce the regulations throughout the district.
- The conflict is turning into a full - blown tragedy, with both sides cast in the role of warden and prisoner.
- Prisoners are fed breakfast, lunch and dinner by wardens who come down the corridors with ready-cooked food on trolleys but many inmates prefer to make their own meals in the evening.
- Waiters and waitresses wear prison uniforms and the busboys are dressed like policemen and wardens.
- There has been a letter from the warden of Morley College blaming Moloko's for distress to their residents.
- Borough wardens who are responsible for more than 5,000 households are given three ear thermometers.
- She said that protesters had complained about rude treatment by wardens and also demanded an opportunity to freely distribute money among convicts without consulting the wardens.
- Presented by a large cast of colourful characters, The Quare Fellow paints a portrait of life inside an Irish prison, in which songs, humour and compassion evoke the banter between inmates and wardens.
- Perhaps we need a set of municipal regulations and wardens or beach guards appointed by the city to assist the police in coping with the workload.
- The wardens were quick to respond a sincere thank you - a good deed is never forgotten.
- The warden of the College expressed the consensus of these essays in this way.
- I was unable to speak to them but if you yelled loudly enough through the small slot in the door you could communicate with other prisoners until the wardens came along to break it up.
- When World War Two broke out Jack was called up and Dorothy took over the round and was also an air-raid warden one day a week.
- Alan Ryan is a warden at New College, Oxford University.
- An administrator for the Parks and Walcot street wardens, he regularly dons his warden uniform to help run the juniors wardens ' activities.
- It was the responsibility of air raid wardens to ensure that everybody had been issued with a gas mask.
- For a warden, the need for both routine and vigilance means experiencing radical swings in emotion several times each day.
- Police in the county now employ around 115 wardens to enforce traffic regulations along with officers, with fines going to central government funds.
- Also making the garden safer, 24/7 Security Services provides security and has donated batons and handcuffs for wardens.
- The Rainbow Garden Project is a collaboration of efforts from the Victoria Avenue pupils and local street wardens.
- He held baby son Ben only once, handcuffed to prison wardens and given no time alone, before Ben died.
- Professor Jessica Rawson, warden of Merton College, said no able student should be deterred from applying to Oxford by financial concerns.
- While behind bars, he takes up boxing at the urging of the warden (having bitten the ear off the prison bully in a fight) and finds a new desire to actually do something with his life.
- The offices in Talo Udang Bay became the headquarters of the warden and in June 1941 the first group of 500 prisoners arrived.
- Other attractions include a 1940s fashion show and villagers dressed as air raid wardens and GIs.
- New council wardens brought in to enforce parking restrictions have been accused of being over-zealous following Witham's recent electricity blackout.
- Saki sat down and was handcuffed to his seat just as the jail warden walked on to the platform at the front of the room.
- Certain police-style powers will also be given to accredited private security guards and community wardens under the proposals.
- This was sounded whenever German planes passed over the coastline to give us and our air-raid wardens time to go to the basement for shelter.
- The senate commission is also likely to recommend a purge of lying wardens and rogue guards.
- The unit, formed under the Litter Act, comprises 12 wardens who will be responsible for minimising incidents of indiscriminate dumping of garbage in the city.
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