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YORK, STATUTE OF. The name of an English statute, passed 12 Edw. II., Anno Domini 1318, and so called because it was enacted at York. It contains many wise provisions and explanations of former statutes. Barr. on the Stat. 174. There were other statutes made at York in the reign of Edw. III., but they do not bear this name.

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The Joseph Rowntree Foundation, based in York, North Yorkshire, carried out 1,000 telephone interviews and 40 in-depth followup interviews for the survey.
At a press conference in her home town of York, North Yorkshire, she described Caroline, 19, as "beautiful inside and out" with a "positive attitude to life".
Defra - alongside the York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) - appointed the Knowledge Transfer Network as the coordinator to take forward the project.
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They join the council leaders of Kirklees, Calderdale, Leeds, Bradford, Wakefield, York, North Yorkshire and Harrogate.
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Its pilots ordered him to turn left and right, to go lower and straighten up, until he finally landed at the fourth attempt at RAF Linton-on-Ouse near York, North Yorkshire.
The women were giving evidence on the second day of a disciplinary hearing at the General Medical Council against Mr Neale, aged 52, of Boroughbridge, near York, North Yorkshire, who faces 35 allegations relating to 14 women patients.
The new system is helping support the Trust to provide acute hospital and specialist healthcare services to the 800,000 population it serves around York, North Yorkshire, North East Yorkshire and Ryedale.