East Midlands

The East Midlands is one of nine official regions of England at the first level of NUTS for statistical purposes. It consists the eastern half of the traditional region of the Midlands. It encompasses the combined area of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Rutland, Northamptonshire and most of Lincolnshire. A looser definition of the East Midlands might also include the City of Peterborough (once part of Northamptonshire, but now Cambridgeshire), and North Lincolnshire.

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Legends Football Phone-In - East Midlands (106fm)
... match would be broadcast, as they were supposedly providing coverage of the major East Midlands teams ... In order to make the programme more East Midlands centred, Derby County pundit Roger Davies and his Leicester City counterpart Alan Birchenall were drafted in along with Kenny Burns and the programme ...
Leicester Storm - History
... During 1993/94, Leicester competed in the East Midlands Amateur League finishing a creditable 3rd ... it through to the second round of the East Midlands Cup (Stephenson Cup) losing to Doncaster 30-18 ... the country, Leicester saw this as an opportunity to bring top level rugby league to the East Midlands so the plan was drawn up to merge Leicester Rugby League with Northampton Knights and Peterborough ...
Lea, Lincolnshire
... SK829866 - London 134 mi (216 km) S District West Lindsey Shire county Lincolnshire Region East Midlands Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Postcode district DN21 Police Lincolnshire Fire Lincolnshire ...
St Peter's School, Kettering - Transport
... Rail Rail services operated by East Midlands Trains depart every 30 minutes from Kettering to St Pancras International railway station, with an average journey time of 59 minutes ... advantage of Kettering's position on the Midland Main Line railway ... drive of the town, these being London Heathrow, London Luton, East Midlands, Birmingham International and London Stansted ...
Larnaca International Airport - Airlines and Destinations
... Belgrade Jet2.com Seasonal Leeds-Bradford, Manchester, East Midlands (begins 25 May) LOT Polish Airlines Warsaw-Chopin Lufthansa Munich Luxair Seasonal Luxembourg Middle East Airlines Beirut ... Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, East Midlands, Glasgow-International, Leeds/Bradford, London-Gatwick, London-Luton, London-Stansted, Manchester, Newcastle ...

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    Sunday night meant, in the dark, wintry, rainy Midlands ... anywhere where two creatures might stand and squeeze together and spoon.... Spooning was a fine art, whereas kissing and cuddling are calf-processes.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)

    The current of our thoughts made as sudden bends as the river, which was continually opening new prospects to the east or south, but we are aware that rivers flow most rapidly and shallowest at these points.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)