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Cherry

A British slang term for one pound. It is an example of Cockney rhyming slang.
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It is not just the cherry trees that determine the festival, but there are also personal and nonpersonal interpretive services.
Visitors, meanwhile, frequently check the plaque that was placed at the foot of the cherry tree in 1977 - it says the tree was 130 then.
HELPING HAND: Madeleina Murthwaite, second right, at the opening of Madelainartz in Cherry Tree shopping centre
The Navy base also received a seedling this year and had previously purchased another cherry tree to mark the Portsmouth Treaty centennial in 2005.
Cherry Tree Gardens is a development of 40 apartments and seven bungalows available for rent and shared ownership from the Gentoo group.
For centuries, Japanese have celebrated the arrival of spring by sitting beneath cherry trees, but due to global warming and the rising temperatures, the trees are blooming earlier every year.
So the couple returned to The Cherry Tree to begin the process of rebuilding its reputation.
In Japan, jubilant festivals and flower-viewing parties celebrate the cherry tree blooms, where they are cultivated for their sheer beauty, said Robin Sease, manager of visitor education at Descanso Gardens in La Canada Flintridge.
Or the lilting branches of a weeping cherry tree with
The German tradition of cutting branches of the cherry tree (forsythia works well, too) in early December so they will blossom by Christmas to decorate the creche comes from the story of St.
Winter Tidings" is a CD collection providing their musical tributes to winter in the Southern Appalachian mountain country and includes Breakin' Up (4:09); Joy to the World/The Gift (4:34); The Holly and the Ivy (4:11); Bring a Torch Jeannete Isabella (3:05); People Look East (3:22); Cherry Tree Carol (5:05); Into the Light (5:15); Roving on a Winter's Night (5:27); Aerial (3:44); Gabriel's Message/I Wonder as I Wander (4:57); A New Year's Carol/Sussex Carol/Tomorrow Will Be My Dancing Day (4:59); Christ Child's Lullaby (4:10); and Star in the East/Born in Bethany (3:30).
New comedy Men In Trees - which stars Anne Heche - uses Black Horse and the Cherry Tree.