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Rood

A unit of area equivalent to one-quarter of one acre.
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John of Salstone that conjured the devil into a book, and so many holy roods that it was a wonder.
The law is censorship," says 16-year-old Emma Rood, who is enrolled in a young scholar's program at Simon's Rock College of Bard in Great Barrington, Mass.
They will be extending their expertise into the running of the Durker Roods Hotel in Meltham and we are very pleased to help them expand their business operations.
Samina said: "Everyone at Durker Roods is extremely happy that we are a one of the finalists.
ner The bill Durker Roods Hotel Bishops Way, Meltham HD9 4JA Tel: 01484 851413 Website: www.
Managers and staff at Durker Roods are all looking towards to a busy year ahead, with many events planned over the next few months, including an open day, tribute night, wedding fair and Christmas dinner dances.
Durker Roods has 30 bedrooms, a lounge bar, a restaurant and function rooms, extensive lawns and formal gardens and car parking.
Always popular at Durker Roods is the Sunday lunch option served from 12noon until 7pm every Sunday.
The Durker Roods has been run under a professional management company, which was brought in last February.
Matthew King, operations director for Hospitality Yorkshire, said: "The Durker Roods Hotel remains a very successful venue for banquets, weddings and functions and will continue to specialise in this market.
A spokesman for joint administrators Tracy Taylor and Philip Nunney said Durker Roods was continuing to trade under licence by the management team while the business was being reviewed.
Since taking over Meltham's Durker Roods Hotel eight years ago the King family have played host to 500 pairs of blushing brides and grooms.