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HUSTINGS, Engl. law. The name of a court held before the lord mayor and aldermen of London; it is the principal and supreme court of the city., See 2 Inst. 327; St. Armand, Hist. Essay on the Legisl. Power of England, 75.

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FUW Ceredigion county executive officer Caryl Wyn-Jones said: "This will be the largest and most comprehensive agricultural hustings in Ceredigion and all are welcome to hear the candidates debate the future of our industry.
STUNNED: Labour's Lindsay Roy BLAST: David Alexander launched his attack at a public hustings meeting
Candidates tended to focus on similar issues as they spoke to colleagues at the hustings event, including making it easier for MPs to hold the Government to account, and the potential role of the Speaker as a spokesman for Parliament, explaining to the public how it works and what it does, in an attempt to improve the institution's image.
Candidates in Riverside, which Labour's Louise Ellman won in 2010, will face sixth formers at Belvedere Academy this afternoon before attending a public hustings at the University of Liverpool's Redmonds Building, on Brownlow Hill, from 5pm.
The hustings will commence at 7pm and conclude no later than 8.
e other hopefuls who took part in the hustings following a shortlist selection were Jo Coles, political aide to Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls, Susan Hinchlie, a Bradford councillor, and Dot Foster, who represents Sowerby Bridge on Calderdale Council.
NFU Montgomeryshire is hosting a another hustings meeting for prospective MPs at Welshpool livestock market on Monday, April 26, 11am.
The Euro Elections Climate Change Hustings will now take place on Wednesday May 20, 7.
North East Labour Party members at the hustings and watching across the region will be keen to know what a Brown Premiership can do for them.
Justice Minister Harman will tell a Bristol trade union hustings today that she wants a settlement negotiated.
A HUSTINGS event will be held next week to give residents in the Lower Stoke area of Coventry a chance to grill their ward's city council hopefuls.
THE Tory leadership hopefuls are in Scotland today for a one-off hustings meeting for Scottish party members.