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Brass

An alloy of copper and zinc. It has low friction and so is used in manufactured products such as gears and valves. It is also used in musical instruments.. It may be traded as a commodity on exchanges such as the London Metal Exchange.
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Caroline heard about the gigs on the Brass Neck Comedy Facebook page and said 'we've got to go to that.
While Middlesbrough's Big Mouth New Year's Eve Party at the Thistle Hotel has now sold out, tickets are still available for Saltburn's Brass Neck Comedy Club's New Year party at the town's Spa Hotel.
Boro's Big Mouth, Stockton's Catch 22, Saltburn's Brass Neck and Hartlepool's Hot Potato Comedy Clubs all have Christmas specials lined up.
Then there's our very own Prime Minister who has the brass neck to claim pounds 43,000 of public money for a constituency home he bought for just pounds 30,000.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7: Brass Neck Christmas Special, Saltburn Community Theatre With Elis James, Paul Tonkinson, Rich Wall and Hebburn star Steffen Peddie as MC.
A staff member said: "You'd need to have some brass neck to walk into a court building and use fake notes to pay your fine.
BUT even if he is not a believer he has cottoned on to the advantage of brass neck politics.
Jack Dee sold out Stockton's ARC in less than 10 minutes, and Boro's Big Mouth, Stockton's Catch 22, Hartlepool's Hot Potato and Saltburn's Brass Neck Comedy Clubs have all been absolutely fantastic month after month.
He hasn't got a brass neck, but rather one in 24-carat gold.
So we shouldn't be surprised when she shows off her sheer brass neck.
And now the popular compere at Hartlepool's Hot Potato, Middlesbrough's Big Mouth, Stockton's Catch 22, and Saltburn's Brass Neck comedy clubs is hitting the stage with his own solo show at Hartlepool Town Hall Theatre on Friday, October 18.
McDOUGALL accuses Labour MPs and MSPs of having a brass neck and he criticises from 500 miles away in London.