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Four years later and Christine said she is still no nearer to finding a female figurehead, adding that UK Trade and Investment can provide advice and support to anyone who has the potential to trade overseas in a bid to encourage the delegates to consider exporting.
Many of the figureheads are over 200 years old, and the famous faces on show include Prime Ministers Gladstone, Disraeli and Pitt the Younger, as well as Florence Nightingale - who sadly lost an arm during her years on the ocean wave.
AFOUR-DAY auction sailed past the pounds 1m takings mark with six ships' figureheads fetching more than pounds 30,000.
On display in Merseyside Maritime Museum's Art & The Sea gallery, standing figureheads like this were popular in the early 19th century even though they were more expensive and vulnerable than a head and shoulders bust.
The point of my letter was to reflect on times when the police and figureheads of authority were held in high regard.
That's a heartening title in our land, where figureheads are described as "chairs".
Winner of a 2007 Parents' Choice Gold Award, The Movement is a music CD of positive-themed hiphop music for children and adults alike featuring the music of the Figureheads band.
Chicago's ``emo'' figureheads Fall Out Boy issue another howl of adolescent angst with ``Infinity on High'' (Island; $13.
While Morgentaler himself undeniably has his ghoulish acolytes, as charismatic figureheads go, he's a pretty damp squib, lacking both charm and eloquence, and given to blurting poisonous, insupportable, and self-promoting bromides about how much his work as a foetus liquidator has driven down crime rates in contemporary Canadian society.
Figureheads are always a winner in this type of campaign and I'm convinced Sir Sean would not be averse to being Commander in Chief.
Robin' said: 'It will be a chance to show how many fathers are affected by the current law rather than focusing on figureheads doing individual protests.