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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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But the scandal of doping casts a shadow over the Games, with our own Cathal Lombard falling foul of testers.
But with Mark Perrot falling foul of a timing irregularity in his Ford Escort WRC and Marcus Dodd, winner of this year's first round,having to withdraw, Burton and Roberts were able to storm home ahead of Subaru drivers Bob Keen and Raymond Munro.
YOU can now download more than 200,000 rock, pop, soul and hip hop tracks from the internet - without falling foul of the law.
Only provisional, mind, because the new peal risks falling foul of the Central Council of Church Bell Ringers' 'Rules and Reasons'.
All too often we read of pop and film stars, models and sports personalities falling foul of drink or drugs.