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walkabout

a dummy syndrome in horses; usually pyrrolizidine alkaloses caused by crotalaria poisoning. Affected horses walk compulsively, head press, appear blind and walk into objects. They do not respond to usual external stimuli or commands. Called also walkabout, Kimberley horse disease.
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THE West Midlands is to get two new Australian Walkabout bars after a deal to sell the leaseholds of two popular nightspots.
Some visitors were walkabout "regulars," including Diane Greggerson of Putnam, Conn.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Presentation of the voucher entitles a reader to one Cocky Pom at any Walkabout pub in the UK except for Portsmouth, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
The WalkAbout represents the tangible expression of how young people can be contributing forces in effecting change in their communities," says Kielsmeier.
Last year, in London's Leicester Square, Tom went on a marathon two-hour walkabout to meet some ofthe 3000 fans at the Minority Report premiere.
Officers from Wallsend Neighbourhood Policing Team and North Tyneside Council's Safer Estates Team went on a joint walkabout around Battle Hill and identified areas which would benefit from a clean-up.
The walkabout starts at 2pm outside Almondbury High School and will concentrate on the South Field area.
The Walkabout outlet in Broad Street, Birmingham, has recently been refurbished.
Police suspect drunken revellers took the pounds 1,000 30ft by 40ft promotional banner from the site of the new Walkabout pub, in High Street, over the bank holiday weekend.
Previous walkabouts have been successful in helping residents get to know their local neighbourhood officers and for them to discuss any issues about the estate with police and council representatives.
Don't sit at home on your own - grab a few mates, and watch the match at a Walkabout, where the atmosphere's awesome, and we'll give you a free pint.
The operations director of pubs group Regent Inns has stepped down after the group revealed disappointing sales at a clutch of its Australian-themed Walkabout bars.