Lepton

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Lepton

A division of the Greek drachma. One lepton was worth 1/100 of a drachma. Its plural is lepta. While the drachma no longer circulates, lepton remains the slang term for euro cents in Greece.
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Best defender: Joel Lapton (Cogan Coronation, Penarth) Best midfield player: Rollin Menayese (Maesglas United, Gwent) Under-14 girls, Best forward: Erin Murray (Dinas Powys).
A spokeswoman for the council said: ``We are aware of the Lapton case and sympathise with their predicament.
HOMELESS Katrina and Richard Lapton and their five children Nikita,10, Calum, eight, Joel, six, KierShane, four, and AnyaMay, two, can't find a house or flat in Penarth.