Robin Hood illustrated in wearing Lincoln green English folklore developed over many centuries. Some of the characters and stories are present all over England, but most belong to specific regions. Common folkloric beings include pixies , giants , elves , bogeymen , trolls , goblins and dwarves. While many legends and folk-customs are thought to be ancient, for instance the tales featuring Offa of Angel and Wayland the Smith ,  others date from after the Norman conquest of England ; Robin Hood and his Merry Men of Sherwood and their battles with the Sheriff of Nottingham being, perhaps, the best known. These stories are most centrally brought together within Geoffrey of Monmouth ‘s Historia Regum Britanniae. Another early figure from British tradition , King Cole , may have been based on a real figure from Sub-Roman Britain. Many of the tales and pseudo-histories make up part of the wider Matter of Britain , a collection of shared British folklore. Morris dancing is one of the more visible English folk traditions, with many differing regional variations. Some folk figures are based on semi or actual historical people whose story has been passed down centuries; Lady Godiva for instance was said to have ridden naked on horseback through Coventry , Hereward the Wake was a heroic English figure resisting the Norman invasion, Herne the Hunter is an equestrian ghost associated with Windsor Forest and Great Park whose tale bears the common European folkloric motif of the Wild Hunt and Mother Shipton is the archetypal witch. There are various national and regional folk activities, participated in to this day, such as Morris dancing , Maypole dancing , Rapper sword in the North East, Long Sword dance in Yorkshire, Mummers Plays , bottle-kicking in Leicestershire, and cheese-rolling at Cooper’s Hill.
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Fish[ edit ] Fish and chips The most popular types of fish in England, mainly imported through Grimsby ,  are salmon , cod , haddock , tuna and prawns. Dover sole is so named because it could historically be sourced from the fishing port of Dover. Potted shrimps , prawn cocktail , whitebait , scallops and slices of smoked salmon , such as London Cure ,  are starters served with a squeeze of lemon and brown bread. Oysters are cultivated along the east coast of England, for example at Whitstable.
Crabs are particularly associated with the Norfolk town of Cromer. Samphire is collected in coastal areas and served with fish.
The research that revealed the information had the case as the second fastest speed in the country in an area restricted to 30mph or 40mph. It was the fastest in South Yorkshire. The driver was caught in a 40mph zone on the A York Road, and has not been caught. Today, road safety campaigners called warned of the dangers of speeding – and the risks to life that it can bring.
The mph speeding case, which was recorded by cameras near Pipering Lane West on at 8. Sarah Sillars, chief executive officer of the Institute of Advanced Motorists, said: Clearly these drivers do not see the potential consequences of what they are doing.
Click to playTap to play The video will start in 8Cancel Play now Get daily news updates directly to your inbox Subscribe Thank you for subscribingWe have more newsletters Show me See our privacy notice Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email A man walking though a petrol station forecourt is lucky to be alive after a Mercedes travelling at 30mph ploughed into him. CCTV footage captured the moment of the collision , and shows the victim being thrown over the car’s bonnet before he rolled onto the ground.
The film, released by the Crown Prosecution Service with his consent, shows him trying to run out of the way before rolling across the bonnet with such force his head smashes the windscreen, and he is hurled through the air. He landed “heavily” on his side a few feet away, shattering his pelvis, reports the Hull Daily Mail. Mr Topliss-Yates walked across the forecourt, oblivious to the impending danger Image: I thought ‘I’m dead, my head has been smashed and I’m going to hit the floor’.
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The highly-regarded Nottingham Forest midfielder has a number of suitors, but a switch to the Reds’ Championship rivals is close to being completed. And Karanka believes it will be the perfect opportunity for the year-old, who made his Forest debut in the EFL Cup win over Bury a few weeks ago but has found his chances limited since. But if Rotherham agree to offer him plenty of first-team opportunities, Karanka will sanction a move to Yorkshire for the midfielder, who has previously flourished during loan spells in League Two with Notts County and with League One Scunthorpe United.
I told him that the first step for him last season was Notts County, the next step was Scunthorpe and the one after that — the perfect one — could be a team like Rotherham in the Championship. Ryan Yates spent time on loan at Scunthorpe last season Image: Ryan is a very good player and I have been really impressed with his pre-season. But he has not been involved as much since and Karanka feels that regular football is key to his development.
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That ended in , when Jared was arrested for possessing child pornography on his computer. Then it was revealed that he had previously paid for sex with a sixteen year old and sexually abused other minors. In the ensuing court case, he pled guilty and was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison. Adding to the humiliation, his charity foundation was also found to be a scam, and the director was found to be a sex offender as well.
This led Subway to scrub their website of any association with him. Comedian Gilbert Gottfried lost his job as the voice of the Aflac Duck mascot after he posted very insensitive jokes about the massive earthquake in Japan on Twitter. Aflac does a lot of business in Japan and was not amused by his jokes about dead Japanese floating by. Interestingly, Gottfried didn’t get fired for making a similarly offensive remark, nearly one decade earlier, about the Empire State Building , if only because he made a remarkable comeback joke in the form of The Aristocrats immediately after.
In a similar vein, voice actor D. This post two years later sums it all up. This might fall into the Acceptable Targets trope. The organization has made many enemies since its foundation in A comedian targeting them may attract a sizable share of supporters. The Kevin Butler ads for Sony ‘s various consoles ended after it was noted that the actor also appeared in an ad for Bridgestone tires, playing Mario Kart Wii.
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The driver was caught in a 40mph zone on the A York Road, and has not been caught. Today, road safety campaigners called warned of the dangers of speeding – and the risks to life that it can bring.
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Sheffield Sheffield cancer patient becomes 1, th person to have surgery using ‘high-tech robot’ Robert Godley, 57, of Frecheville is the 1, th person to benefit from a high-tech robot used by surgeons at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Sarah Marshall Published: A radical prostatectomy – the removal of all of the prostate gland to treat prostate cancer — is the procedure most commonly performed using the robot. I am also very grateful to the staff, not just for their skill but also their care.
I know people come here from further afield to get the best treatment. As well as prostatectomies, it is used for procedures including nephrectomies removal of all or part of the kidney , hysterectomies, bowel cancer operations and tonsil surgery and radical cystectomies removal of the bladder to treat bladder cancer.
Witnesses estimated Bhamji’s speed as between 20mph and 30mph, but his victim believes it was much faster. Mr Topliss-Yates was on his way to the kiosk to pay for fuel when the incident happened.
Adapted from references 10 , 36 , 41 , 42 , and They can be used as monotherapy or in various combinations see Table 1. The simple analgesics include: Two other commonly used analgesic classes include barbiturate and opiate combination products containing aspirin or acetaminophen. Monotherapy with aspirin ASA may also benefit some patients, although the doses required are not always tolerated in patients with concurrent GI symptoms. Studies with to 1, mg reported benefits when compared with placebo 51 — 54 and similar efficacy when compared with sumatriptan 50 mg and ibuprofen mg, although more pain-free effects were reported in one trial with sumatriptan.
Aspirin, therefore, should probably be reserved as a second-line or third-line choice. In addition to the potential for medication-overuse headache see page , the caffeine in these products can lead to insomnia, restlessness, and palpitations.