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Oxbridge

A popular portmaneau of Oxford and Cambridge Universities, referring to them collectively. Both were founded 800 years ago, have their own printing houses, similar collegiate structure and are rivals in debating, famous alumni and in rowing. Widely regarded as the best of the UK’s universities, Oxbridge implies superiority of education and social status.
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Over five days and nights at the lake Lee Camford banked 18 fish including two 15lb mirrors.
Manufacturing in Wales may be about to take a further hit with the closure of the Krupp Camford Pressings in Llanelli, it emerged yesterday.
Lee Camford caught his White Springs carp in a more conventional manner.
In the bar at Furnace RFC yesterday, Ken's neighbour Doug Phillips, 68, a former fitter at Camford Pressings, said, 'He's a lovely bloke.
The Krupp Camford Pressings plant and the Calsonic factory employ workers from the town.
Commenting on the lay-offs at Krupp Camford Pressings, Tim Williams of the Welsh Automotive Task Force said he expected 600 jobs to go from 20 firms in Wales but urged companies that could be hit by Rover's demise to contact a new helpline.
Camford Information Services is pleased to announce that the 2007 Canadian Chemical Directory is now available.