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  BBC Inside Out - Dialect
The East Midlands is renowned for its distinctive dialects from the Derbyshire drawl to Nottingham's no-nonsense style of talking.
The East Midlands dialect was important because it came from the centre of the country and was intelligible to most people.
The East Midlands dialect was a mixture of English and Scandinavian, with a smattering of French.
www.bbc.co.uk /insideout/eastmidlands/series7/dialect_voices.shtml   (2224 words)

  
  East Midlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The East Midlands is one of the regions of England and consists of most of the eastern half of the traditional region of the Midlands.
Nottingham East Midlands Airport in Leicestershire is situated between the three main cities of Derby, Leicester and Nottingham, and the region is served by Midland Mainline and GNER high-speed trains to London; and by the Cross Country Route (MR) to Birmingham and the South West.
The East Midlands is also a six-member constituency for the European Parliament.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/East_Midlands   (438 words)

  
 Nottingham East Midlands Airport - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nottingham East Midlands Airport (IATA: EMA, ICAO: EGNX) is an airport in the East Midlands of England, near Castle Donington in Leicestershire.
In a controversial move in 2004, East Midlands Airport was renamed Nottingham East Midlands Airport, despite lying in Leicestershire, having a Derby postcode and the nearest city being Derby.
Nottingham East Midlands Airport is the largest pure freight airport in the United Kingdom and has over taken London Heathrow in terms of freight transported due to the new Cargo bases, and number of planes carrying belly-freight.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nottingham_East_Midlands_Airport   (1336 words)

  
 voice east midlands
The East Midlands Regional BME Elders Project is a 3-year joint programme being implemented by Voice East Midlands and Age Concern East Midlands.
Both Age Concern East Midlands and Voice East Midlands are developing relations at a regional level with Government bodies, such as the Regional Assembly, the East Midlands Development Agency (EMDA) and the Government Office for the East Midlands (GOEM).
The findings of Voice East Midlands’ Mapping research report revealed that the sector as a whole is generally under-funded, and that BME organisations lack awareness of funding programmes, and the capacity and skills to apply for grants.
www.voice-em.org.uk /bme_elders_project/index.asp   (760 words)

  
 East Midlands Airport Parking - Book now & Save
East Midlands Airport handles over 4 million passengers through its terminals every year.
Pre book your East Midlands Airport parking means your space is reserved, guaranteeing the dates and the car park you want.
By staying in an East Midlands Airport hotel the night before your departure ensures a relaxing start to your trip, free from the hassle of travelling to the airport on the first day of your holiday.
www.east-midlands-airport-parking-uk.co.uk   (413 words)

  
 voice east midlands
Voice East Midlands is a new and exciting addition to the regional framework of the East Midlands.
It was originally formed in May 1999, with the encouragement and support of the Home Office, to enable the East Midlands Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Voluntary and Community Sector to influence the regional agenda for the benefit of BME organisations and communities.
Voice East Midlands has been fortunate in securing additional funds from the Community Fund and Sport England and are seeking other funds to assist in developing and implementing our ambitious work plan, to build an effective regional BME Voluntary and Community Sector, that is informed by and beneficial to BME organisations.
www.voice-em.org.uk /about/index.asp   (264 words)

  
 Arts Council England : East Midlands homepage
Thirty four schools in Derby and Derbyshire are among 127 other schools in the East Midlands to be awarded the prestigious Artsmark award.
Fourteen schools in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire are among 127 other schools in the East Midlands to be awarded the prestigious Artsmark award.
Six East Midlands artists, who specialise in working in public realm, have been chosen by Arts Council England to visit South West China between 6 and 16 April.
www.artscouncil.org.uk /regions/homepage.php?rid=2   (1395 words)

  
 EM Strategic Health Authority
East Midlands is the headquarters of the NHS in the East Midlands and was formally
All 23 NHS organisations in the East Midlands have joined together to support the 'Hand in Hand fighting infection together' campaign. 
Hand in Hand launched in December 2007 with an awareness week when East Midlands' residents learnt about major improvements in infection control in the NHS and how simple hand hygiene steps can make a difference in helping to reduce infections.  Click on the logo to learn more about Hand in Hand.
www.eastmidlands.nhs.uk   (180 words)

  
 CBI - offices - East Midlands - contact us
Based in Nottingham, the CBI East Midlands office is the main link between your company and the national headquarters of the CBI.
The office acts as a focal point for CBI activities in the East Midlands and is regarded as an authoritative point of contact with local members of Parliament, members of the European Parliament, the Regional Office of Government, local authorities, Chambers of Commerce, trade and other employer associations, educational institutions and many other organisations.
It ensures the voice of industry and commerce is projected to the local regional and national media maintaining the high profile of the CBI in the East Midlands.
www.cbi.org.uk /ndbs/regions.nsf/802737aed3e3420580256706005390ae/1515840e6c5c9b73802567310062d235?opendocument   (388 words)

  
 East Midlands Tourism - Discover East Midlands
In the East Midlands you'll discover a very special part of the country.
Some of our treasures you may already know, like the infamous Robin Hood, the Peak District National Park and Silverstone, but there will be many more that are just waiting to be discovered.
Take a look at some of our holiday ideas for visiting the East Midlands.
www.enjoyeastmidlands.com   (119 words)

  
 East Midlands Homelessness Forum
Responses should be sent by email to r.o.rowlands@bham.ac.uk using the subject line “East Midlands Regional Homelessness Strategy” by March 30th 2007.
CURS, with the East Midlands Homelessness Forum, is convening a one-day stakeholders' conference to discuss the draft regional homelessness strategy and begin the process of action planning.
The East Midlands Regional Assembly launched the Draft Regional Plan (the Regional Spatial Strategy for the East Midlands) for consultation on Thursday, 28 September 2006.
www.emhomelessnessforum.org.uk   (359 words)

  
 emda - Home Page
Figures highlighted today by East Midlands Development Agency (emda) at its eighth Annual Public Meeting (APM), show a strong performance for 2006-07 in areas like creating jobs, regenerating brownfield land, assisting business in improving their performance and supporting people into employment [see notes to editors for 2006-07 sub-regional highlights].
The Enterprise in Sport Award, sponsored by East Midlands Development Agency (emda), seeks to recognise the achievements and commitment of the most enterprising regional businesses in sport.
The deadline for nominations for all BBC East Midlands Sports Awards is Thursday 1st November.
www.emda.org.uk /main   (413 words)

  
 EAST MIDLANDS AIRPORT PARKING - Save up to 60% on airport car parking at East Midlands airport   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Save up to 60% on airport parking at East Midlands airport car parks when you book your Midlands airport parking online.
Book your East Midlands airport car parking with confidence via our secure server and enjoy savings of up to 60% off standard airport car parking list prices at East Midlands airport car parks.
Book now and cancel anytime for any reason prior to arrival and we will give you a 100% refund of all charges.
www.airportcarpark.co.uk /eastmidlands.html   (370 words)

  
 East Midlands Airport Parking
East Midlands is a regional airport success story, and is becoming busier year on year.
Airpark at East Midlands, close to the airport and shuttles leave for the terminal regularly.
Our parking facilities at East Midlands are run by well known national operators and maintain high standards, with security monitoring, proper fencing and patrols.
www.east-midlands-airport-parking-uk.co.uk /airport-services/east_midlands_airport_parking.htm   (376 words)

  
 East Midlands Airparks Services
East Midlands Airparks provides a cheap efficient and friendly off-airport parking service.
From East midlands airport, transfers are available by minibus from a pick-up point outside main terminal to the car park.
Prestige parking at East Midlands airport is so close to the airport.
www.holidayextras.co.uk /eastmidlands-airport-parking/airparks.html   (463 words)

  
 East Midlands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The creation of the East Midlands rail franchise in 2007 will bring together National Express Group’s current Midland Mainline franchise as well as the Liverpool to Norwich service and local services in the East Midlands area transferred from the current Central Trains franchise.
Midland Mainline beat off six competitors for the title at the awards which celebrate excellence and achievement in the rail industry.
Due to commence on 11 November 2007 the East Midlands franchise will reduce the overall number of train companies in the UK and provide a simple, single interface for passengers.
www.nationalexpressgroup.com /nx/oc/franchvision/eastmidlands   (488 words)

  
 ChangeUp - East Midlands Infrastructure   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The East Midlands ChangeUp programme is government investment of £5.7M to build quality, capacity and sustainability in infrastructure organisations that support the local Voluntary and Community Sector.
GOEM (Government Office for the East Midlands) has managed this region's £5.7M (2004/06) ChangeUp programme in partnership with agents appointed from the local VCS.
The £5.7M has now been allocated to projects via Consortia of Infrastructure Organisations, which were established in each of the East Midlands counties, with an additional Regional Consortium for the broader issues.
eastmidlandsinfrastructure.org.uk /home.asp   (308 words)

  
 Constructing Excellence in your Region | East Midlands
To become an industry of first choice, the East Midlands construction supply chain must invest in training, in new skills and in research and development to make the best of new materials and new technologies.
If the East Midlands construction sector is to become more profitable, increase productivity, reduce accidents and defects, increase predictability and improve customer satisfaction, reduce capital cost and construction time, it must radically change the way it does business.
Constructing Excellence in the East Midlands, the industry and associated organisations will support the development of the East Midlands region to achieve the prestigious ambition of being in Europe's Top 20 Regions by 2010, as outlined in the East Midlands Development Agency Strategy: Destination 2010.
www.constructingexcellence.org.uk /regions/eastmidlands/default.jsp   (923 words)

  
 East Midlands   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The East Midlands National Councillor is John Cutler of Northants DA.
The East Midlands Rally of the CTC was again held again in the beautiful grounds of Beaumanor Hall, Woodhouse, near Loughborough during the Spring Bank Holiday.
The East Midlands Region Camping rally was again held in the grounds of Beaumanor Hall during the Spring Bank Holiday period.
www.terrydpscott.clara.net /eastmidlands.htm   (864 words)

  
 East Midlands Rescue Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
At the East Midlands Rescue Centre we work on a non destruct policy wherever possible, this means that we are always looking for people willing to remome a dog or cat.
An authorised member of East Midlands Rescue Centre will be allowed to visit your home from time to time to ensure the animal is happily settled.
If for any reason the animal is returned to us, East Midlands Rescue Centre will not be held responsible for any expenses incurred during the period of your care.
www.eastmidlandsrescue.org /rehoming.htm   (601 words)

  
 PTP East Midlands and Yorkshire - Welcome to PTP East Midlands and Yorkshire
Our Franchise is based in North East Derbyshire and it has a highly dedicated and motivated team with over 60 years of combined mortgage market experience.
Our objective is to assist and support mortgage brokers in the processing of their mortgage cases, in the East Midlands and Yorkshire catchment areas.
We feel that you should be made aware that we were selected to become a Franchise Partner based on our ability to adhere to strict administration requirements, business volumes and due diligence testing as documented on the PTP website, therefore you should be assured that dealing with us your business is secure.
www.ptpeastmidlandsandyorkshire.co.uk   (271 words)

  
 East Midlands Property Finder
East Midlands Property Finder is a recently established company offering a home search service specialising in Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Lincolnshire.
We are based in the East Midlands and by concentrating our activities on finding properties only within the East Midlands we believe we can provide a more individual service.
Whether you are moving to the East Midlands or already enjoying the benefits of living in a legendary county, whether you are relocating or require temporary accommodation, East Midlands Property Finder can offer a stress free service in finding the right property.
www.eastmidlandspropertyfinder.com /index.htm   (113 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Programmes | Politics Show | East Midlands
After a spell working in the BBC's Westminster newsroom and for BBC2's "The Midlands at Westminster", John was appointed the BBC's Political Editor for the East Midlands in 1997.
After a stint at BBC East Midlands Today where I had to set about four alarm clocks each morning to get up at 4am and read breakfast news, I moved to lie ins at Channel Five.
Then the lure of the East Midlands could no longer be resisted and I returned to present the Politics Show.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/programmes/politics_show/4685625.stm   (912 words)

  
 :: East Midlands Allotments ::
I have been Secretary of the East Midlands Panel since 1996.
In 1981 I was a founder member of the East Midlands Regional Committee and the founder treasurer until 1988 when I became Chairman.
In 1984 I was awarded the Associate Life Fellowship Member of the National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners in recognition of 21 years service to the Allotment movement and in June 2000 became an Honorary Life Vice-President.
www.eastmidlands-allotments.co.uk /about_us/about_us.asp   (529 words)

  
 East Midlands Tourism - Touristen Information für England's East Midlands
Entdecken Sie die East Midlands mit bmi ab €66!
Für eine gratis East Midlands - Broschüre klicken Sie bitte hier
Wo sonst in England können Sie den Vormittag auf einer Hochebene und den Nachmittag bei einer mineralhaltigen Brunnenkur in einem echten Römerbad verbringen?
www.discovereastmidlands.de   (98 words)

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