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  Barnet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The town was the site of the Battle of Barnet in 1471, where Yorkist troops led by King Edward IV killed the rebellious "Kingmaker" Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick and Warwick's brother, John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu.
Barnet College also has one of its main sites in High Barnet and is spread out through the London Borough of Barnet.
Barnet is the highest point on the old Great North Road between the City of London and York, which sounds impressive, but is a mere 130 metres above mean sea level.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Barnet   (263 words)

  
 London Borough of Barnet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The London Borough of Barnet is a London borough in North London and forms part of Outer London.
To the north of the borough is Barnet, also known as Chipping Barnet, High Barnet and Barnet Town, which is a middle class suburban development.
The borough was formed in 1965 from the Municipal Borough of Finchley, Municipal Borough of Hendon and the Friern Barnet Urban District of Middlesex and the East Barnet Urban District and Barnet Urban District of Hertfordshire.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/London_Borough_of_Barnet   (377 words)

  
 Barnet
Barnet has the highest level of self-employment in Greater London, and a low rate of unemployment.
Barnet's population is expanding, and approximately 20% (2000) of the population are from ethnic minority groups.
Barnet College, a new further education college, the result of a merger between two existing colleges, was founded in August 2000.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0014551.html   (372 words)

  
 washingtonpost.com: Richard J. Barnet Dies; Founder Of Institute for Policy Studies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Richard J. Barnet, 75, co-founder of the Institute for Policy Studies, a left-leaning think tank, and the author of numerous books and articles on globalization, the environment, security issues and other matters of public policy, died of kidney failure Dec. 23 at his home in Washington.
Barnet was 33 when he and Marcus Raskin, then 30, founded the institute in 1963.
Barnet also was a violinist, and in retirement taught music to children from disadvantaged neighborhoods.
www.washingtonpost.com /ac2/wp-dyn/A23704-2004Dec23?language=printer   (651 words)

  
 Barnet Football Club News.
Barnet travel to a vital match against Peterborough on Saturday and will be desperate for all three points against the promotion-hopefuls, especially knowing they could slip into the drop zone this weekend.
Barnet welcome back keeper Ross Flitney who is back in contention for a starting place after recovering for the mumps.
Barnet have the ability to win it but they must be firing on all cylinders if they are to win they crucial tie.
www.barnet.vitalfootball.co.uk /matchprere.asp?a=13293   (935 words)

  
 The Biography Of Big Band-leader Charlie Barnet
Barnet first became well known in jazz circles as a leader of a band that played the Paramount Hotel in NYC in 1932.
The Barnet big band of 1939 to 1941 was his most well known and highly swinging outfit.
The true cause of the mysterious fire was never proven although Barnet himelf claims in his autobiography that he saw the curtains catch fire after brushing an unprotected flood light.
www.swingmusic.net /Barnet_Charlie.html   (1092 words)

  
 Hampstead and Highgate Express   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
BARNET police chief Mark Ricketts is to retire later this year.
NOISY neighbours in Barnet are free to pump up the volume because of cuts, according to Labour.
The event, involving schools in Barnet, is being organised by Kumon Educational UK for a second year.
www.hamhigh.co.uk /content/camden/hamhigh/news/barnet.aspx   (477 words)

  
 Solid! -- Charlie Barnet Biography
Barnet was born into New York high society in 1913.
Barnet's orchestra achieved public recognition in 1939 with their classic recording of ''Cherokee,'' and soon his was one of the most popular bands in the country.
Barnet, however, lost interest in his big band and dissolved it in 1949.
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 BeesBeesBees.com - Story
Barnet suffered their first away defeat of the season after losing to Wrexham by three goals to one at the Racecourse Ground today.
Barnet were looking very shaky at the back and the gap between the midfield and defence was alarming.
Barnet were lucky to go in at half time only one goal down, and despite Grazioli missing chances for the Bees, it was Wrexham who really should have been further ahead after an awful defensive display by the Bees.
barnet.rivals.net /?sid=950&p=2&stid=8390377   (1019 words)

  
 Barnet Fibers, Polymers & Yarns
Barnet maintains a broad and extensive line of fibers which include polyester, nylon, rayon, polypropylene and acrylic.
Barnet is also a large consumer of yarns and sources worldwide to fulfill it's own internal requirements.
Barnet Shanghai is the representative office for William Barnet and Son, LLC and will actively promote their synthetic fibers, yarns, polymers and by-products to the China market.
www.barnet.com   (600 words)

  
 CRES Barnet
Barnet also teaches religion courses as an adjunct at the Ottawa University Kansas City campus and for ministerial students at the Unity School of Christianity.
Barnet completed doctoral work at the University of Chicago and the affiliated seminary, the Meadville Theological School (DMn, 1970), where he studied with Mircea Eliade, generally recognized as the world's foremost scholar of the history of religions.
Barnet is often called on to give inclusive prayers at public events and he has developed a guide for that purpose.
www.cres.org /vern   (2945 words)

  
 Will Barnet: A Timeless World   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Barnet's sphere of influence was also extended while teaching at many other institutions, including Cooper Union, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Cornell University, Yale University, the University of Minnesota, and George Washington University.
This emphasis upon Barnet's personal direction is often referred to as the abstract body of work that postdated the artist's figurative Social Realist prints and paintings of the 1930s, inspired by Barnet's appreciation of Giotto, Vermeer, Daumier, and Orozco.
Barnet's Abstract explorations reveal his affinities with the work of his Indian Space colleagues Peter Busa and Steve Wheeler and recent research by Stavitsky and Johnson illuminates Barnet's pivotal role in aspects of the Indian Space Movement.
www.tfaoi.com /aa/2aa/2aa233.htm   (1354 words)

  
 ABD - Barnet
Barnet is one of only two only London Boroughs that we have a dedicated local page for.
Barnet is to withdraw from the lorry ban imposed in 1985 whereby HGVs must apply for a permit before they can access certain streets.
Barnet argues that the cost of being in the bureaucratic scheme is disproportionate to the number of lorries that use the borough's roads.
www.abd.org.uk /local/barnet.htm   (1126 words)

  
 Barnet Fan Club of Norway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Barnet scored 4 goals against Crewe, but unfortunately they let in 7 to lose the game.
Mainly because most of the players from the promotion season was given a free transfer by the league due to lack of payment from the club.
Barnet Fan Club of Norway was formed in September 1991, just after Barnet had started their first season in the Football league.
home.c2i.net /barnetfc   (263 words)

  
 Barnet on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Football: Barnet crew cut from the League; Barnet 2 Torquay United 3 Green og 60, Heald 76 Rees 10, Hill 25, Graham 43 Half-time: 0-3 Attendance: 5,523; Torquay save themselves by consigning Underhill's under-achievers to the Conference after a colourful decade.(Sport)
Fans' grounds for concern at Barnet; Despite holding an 11-point lead in the Conference, a planning dispute with the local council has left Barnet's future in the balance, writes Raoul Simons.
No easy way back should Barnet fall; The bottom two clubs clash at Underhill in the final game of the Division Three season tomorrow.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/B/Barnet.asp   (404 words)

  
 Barnet FC History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
During that time the clubs has had its ups and downs, but it came through successfully, and we are indebted to all officials, both past and present, who unselfishly gave up their time to raise the club to the status it enjoys today.
Some scholars still argue over the inauguration date of the present club but there is no doubting that there has been a Barnet FC in the town since 1888.
However, between 1991/2 and 2000/1, Barnet joined the league for the first time, even spending one year in the old 2nd division.
www.historybarnetfc.co.uk   (448 words)

  
 Chipping Barnet Liberal Democrats   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Liberal Democratic group on Barnet Council has pledged to support the updated Working Together document drawn up by Barnet FC chairman Tony Kleanthous with the aim of showing the way forward and securing the club's future in the borough.
Barnet Council should be putting its resources behind the club to keep it on home turf.
East Barnet Town Hall was sold, stylish buildings as on Station Road are being replaced by flats and the registry office in Wood Street is threatened with closure despite a strong campaign to save it.
www.chippingbarnetlibdems.org   (1708 words)

  
 Black and Amber - Crawley Town 1 Barnet 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Barnet extended their unbeaten away record and ended Crawley's undefeated home run in the process with an impressive win at the Broadfield Stadium.
Barnet dominated from the start and should have been far more comfortably ahead than their one-goal advantage at the break.
However, Sinclair spectacularly rounded off the win for Barnet in the last minute when he smashed home a 20-yard volley.
www.barnet-mad.co.uk /news/loadrprt.asp?cid=MTCH&id=192011   (329 words)

  
 Barnet YHA Local Group Home Page
Barnet YHA Group organises walking weekends away from London throughout the year, social events, weekend day walks, summer evening walks, cycling and multi-activity events for members.
Although Barnet YHA Group meets for social events and weekends away, we do not offer overnight accommodation in the Barnet or North London area; see details of youth hostels in London.
Barnet YHA Group is affiliated to the Youth Hostels Association (England and Wales)
www.barnetyha.org   (179 words)

  
 BarNetwork - BarNet Communications Centre Home
BarNet is operated by BarNetwork Pty Limited (ABN 32 092 121 198), a not-for-profit corporation.
BarNet is a proud member of the Internet Industry Association (the IIA), the TIO, and APNIC.
BarNet is used as a trade mark by BarNetwork Pty Limited.
www.barnet.com.au   (902 words)

  
 Barnet
Barnet is fortunate in possessing three of these curtains.
The curtain at the Lakeview Grange in West Barnet is currently in the Fairbanks Museum in St. Johnsbury, VT but will be returned and rehung at the Grange Hall.
The first three photos were taken during February 1934 and show the Barnet Road Crew shoveling the road to the Bogie Farm on Garland Hill.
www.rootsweb.com /~vtcbarne/barnet.htm   (919 words)

  
 BeesBeesBees.com
Barnet travel to Oxford on Saturday looking for their first away win in eight months.
Barnet came from behind to win a valuable three points against the world's oldest Professional team.
Barnet travel to York Street on Saturday to face a Boston who side who have lost their last three matches.
barnet.rivals.net /?sid=950   (261 words)

  
 Will Barnet Prints
By the 1940s, Barnet was well known as both a painter and a printmaker, and Barnet began to explore abstraction.
Barnet returned to overt figuration in the late 1960s, while retaining the elegant line, color, and spatial relationships ofhis more abstract work.
Most recently, Barnet was chosen as one the jurors for the Portland Museum of Arf Biennial exhibition on view at the Museum from November 5, 1998 through January 3, 1999.
www.tfaoi.com /newsmu/nmus12j.htm   (419 words)

  
 Barnet Times   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Unions and patient groups fear Barnet Hospital may be forced to shed hundreds of jobs, after its bosses revealed they need to save £31 million in the coming year.
Barnet captain Ian Hendon has warned there is still work to be done.
With local elections in Barnet looming on May 4, We asks the three main parties where they stand on important issues.
www.barnettimes.co.uk   (355 words)

  
 The Internet Football Grounds Guide - Underhill Stadium, Barnet FC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Club for some years now have signalled their intention to leave Underhill and move to a new stadium, as it is felt that the capacity of Underhill cannot be expanded any further.
Situated up in the town at the top of Barnet Hill are the Moon Under Water and the King John, and down the bottom of the hill (under the Underground bridge) are the Queen's Arms and The Weaver.
The the ground is at the foot of Barnet Hill near to the junction with Station Road (A110).
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 Barnet Citizens Advice Bureau Service Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Barnet Citizens Advice Bureau Service (BCABS) operates an advice and information service through five bureaux, located in Finchley, Grahame Park, Hendon, New Barnet and Edgware.
It is available to anyone who lives, works or studies in the Borough of Barnet.
Barnet Citizens Advice Bureau comprises five bureaux, as well as a home visiting service.
www.barnetcab.org.uk   (126 words)

  
 Barnet News Release 2002-11-18
William Barnet & Son, LLC is proud to announce that Barnet Polymers has achieved A2LA accreditation for its Polymer Testing Laboratory.
The scope of the Barnet Polymer accreditation may be viewed at www.A2LA.org under our certificate number 1997-01.
This accreditation recognizes the quality systems in place in the laboratory and provides our customers with the confidence that the Certificate of Analysis or specific property data reported for Barnet polymer products is supported by a strict quality assurance process.
www.barnet.com /html/news_07.html   (157 words)

  
 Barnet College Online - Flexistudy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Working with key partners in the health and social care sector, Barnet College has been successful in securing a European Social Fund grant for a new and exciting project to create a network of health and social care organisations in North London, called the North Central London Care Consortium (NCLCC).
Barnet College is strongly committed to developing a ‘ whole college’ approach to providing a positive and supportive learning environment for students.
As Student Services Manager you will take the lead on major elements of this initiative, to ensure effective counselling, advice and support services are available and accessible to all those attending the college.
www.barnet.ac.uk /jobs.html   (1038 words)

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