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Emlyn Hooson
Hugh Emlyn Hooson, Baron Hooson, QC (26 March 1925 – 21 February 2012)[1] was a Welsh Liberal and then Liberal Democrat politician. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for Montgomeryshire from 1962 until 1979.Contents1 Early life 2 Legal career 3 Political career 4 Personal life and other interests 5 References 6 Sources6.1 Books and Journals7 External linksEarly life[edit] Hooson was born at Colomendy in Denbighshire, the son of Hugh and Elsie Hooson.[2] He was educated at Denbigh
Denbigh
Grammar School
Grammar School
and read law at the University College of Wales, Aberystwyth
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The Right Honourable
The Right Honourable (The Rt Hon. or Rt Hon.) is an honorific style traditionally applied to certain persons and to certain collective bodies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, India, some other Commonwealth realms, the Anglophone Caribbean, Mauritius, and occasionally elsewhere
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Swansea
Swansea
Swansea
(/ˈswɒnzi/; Welsh: Abertawe [abɛrˈtawɛ]), officially known as the City and County of Swansea
Swansea
(Welsh: Dinas a Sir Abertawe), is a coastal city and county in Wales.[2] Swansea
Swansea
lies within the historic county boundaries of Glamorgan
Glamorgan
and the ancient Welsh commote of Gŵyr on the southwest coast.[3] The county area includes Swansea Bay (Welsh: Bae Abertawe) and the Gower Peninsula. According to its local council, the City and County of Swansea
Swansea
had a population of 241,300 in 2014. The last official census stated that the city, metropolitan and urban areas combined concluded to be a total of 462,000 in 2011,[4] making it the second most populous local authority area in Wales
Wales
after Cardiff
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Merioneth
Merionethshire
Merionethshire
or Merioneth (Welsh: Meirionnydd
Meirionnydd
or Sir Feirionnydd) is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administr
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Queen's Counsel
A Queen's Counsel
Queen's Counsel
(postnominal QC), or King's Counsel (postnominal KC) during the reign of a king, is an eminent lawyer (usually a barrister) who is appointed by the Monarch to be one of "Her Majesty's Counsel learned in the law." The term is also recognised as an honorific. Membership exists in most Commonwealth jurisdictions around the world, while in the exceptions and in some former Commonwealth realms the name has been replaced by one without monarchical connotations, such as "Senior Counsel" or "Senior Advocate". Queen's Counsel
Queen's Counsel
is a status, conferred by the Crown, that is recognised by courts. Members have the privilege of sitting within the Bar of court. As members wear silk gowns of a particular design (see court dress), the award of Queen's Counsel
Queen's Counsel
is known informally as taking silk, and hence QCs are often colloquially called silks
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Chester
Chester
Chester
(/ˈtʃɛstər/ CHEST-ər; Welsh: Caer
Caer
[ˈkai̯r]) is a walled city in Cheshire, England, on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales. With a population of 86,011 in 2011,[3] it is the most populous settlement of Cheshire
Cheshire
West and Chester, which had a population of 332,200 in 2014.[4] Chester
Chester
was granted city status in 1541. Chester
Chester
was founded as a "castrum" or Roman fort with the name Deva Victrix in the reign of the Emperor Vespasian
Emperor Vespasian
in 79 AD. One of the main army camps in Roman Britain, Deva later became a major civilian settlement. In 689, King Æthelred of Mercia
Æthelred of Mercia
founded the Minster Church of West Mercia, which later became Chester's first cathedral, and the Saxons extended and strengthened the walls to protect the city against the Danes
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Crown Court
The Crown Court
Crown Court
of England and Wales
England and Wales
is, together with the High Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal, one of the constituent parts of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. It is the highest court of first instance in criminal cases; however, for some purposes the Crown Court is hierarchically subordinate to the High Court and its Divisional Courts. The Crown Court
Crown Court
sits in around 92 locations in England and Wales. The administration of the Crown Court
Crown Court
is conducted through HM Courts and Tribunals Service.[1] Previously conducted across six circuits (Midland, Northern, North Eastern, South Eastern, Wales
Wales
& Chester and Western), HM Courts and Tribunals Service is now divided into seven regions: Midlands, North East, North West, South East, South West, London
London
and Wales
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Shoeburyness
Shoeburyness
Shoeburyness
(/ˌʃuːbəriˈnɛs/; also called Shoebury) is a town in southeast Essex, England, at the mouth of the Thames Estuary. It is within the borough of Southend-on-Sea, situated at its far east, around 3 miles (5 km) east of Southend town centre
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Pembrey
Pembrey
Pembrey
(Welsh: Pen-bre) is a village in Carmarthenshire, Wales, situated between Burry Port
Burry Port
and Kidwelly, overlooking Carmarthen
Carmarthen
Bay.Contents1 History1.1 Manor families 1.2 Military and RAF Pembrey2 Today 3 Transport 4 See also 5 References 6 External linksHistory[edit] The name Pembrey
Pembrey
is an Anglicisation of the Welsh, Pen-bre. "Pen" is a Welsh word meaning head or top, and "bre" is an old Celtic word for a promontory.[2] The coastline began its retreat from the foot of Pembrey
Pembrey
Mountain some 6,000 years ago, revealing land which shows human occupation since the Iron Age, with hill forts dating from around 400 BC. The population of the region was known to the Romans as Demetae. Roman pottery remains have been unearthed in the oldest parts of the village
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Recorder (law)
A Recorder is a judicial officer in England and Wales
England and Wales
and some other common law jurisdictions.Contents1 England and Wales1.1 Historic office 1.2 Titular and honorific recorders 1.3 Recorders as part-time appointments2 In other jurisdictions2.1 Ireland and Northern Ireland 2.2 Hong Kong 2.3 United States and Canada3 Biblical usage 4 See also 5 References5.1 Citations 5.2 BibliographyEngland and Wales[edit] In the courts of England and Wales
England and Wales
the term Recorder has two distinct meanings. The senior circuit judge of a borough or city is often awarded the title of "Honorary Recorder". However, "Recorder" is also used to denote a barrister or solicitor who sits as a part-time circuit judge. Historic office[edit] In England and Wales, originally a recorder was a certain magistrate or judge having criminal and civil jurisdiction within the corporation of a city or borough
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Merthyr Tydfil
Merthyr Tydfil
Tydfil
(/ˈmɜːrθər ˈtɪdvɪl/;[2] Welsh: Merthyr Tudful [ˈmɛrθɨr ˈtɨdvɨ̞l]) is a large town in Wales, with a population of about 63,546, situated approximately 23 miles (37 km) north of Cardiff. At one time the largest town in Wales, Merthyr Tydfil
Tydfil
is today the nation's fourth largest urban area by population. Situated in the historic county of Glamorgan, it is the main town in Merthyr Tydfil County Borough
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough
and is administered by Merthyr Tydfil County Borough
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough
Council. Both the town and the county borough are often referred to as simply 'Merthyr'. According to legend, the town is named after Tydfil, a daughter of King Brychan
Brychan
of Brycheiniog
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High Court Judge
A Justice of the High Court, commonly known as a ‘High Court judge’, is a judge of the High Court of Justice
High Court of Justice
of England and Wales, and represents the third highest level of judge in the courts of England and Wales. High Court judges are referred to as puisne (pronounced puny) judges. High Court Judges wear red and black robes.[1]Contents1 Title and form of address 2 Appointment 3 See also 4 References 5 External linksTitle and form of address[edit] Upon appointment, all male High Court judges are appointed Knight Bachelor and female judges made Dames Commander of the Order of the British Empire. In court, a High Court judge
High Court judge
is referred to as My Lord or Your Lordship if male, or as My Lady or Your Ladyship if female. High Court judges use the title in office of Mr Justice for men or, normally, Mrs Justice for women, even if unmarried
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Flint, Flintshire
Flint (Welsh: Y Fflint) is a town in Flintshire, Wales, lying on the estuary of the River Dee. It was formerly Flintshire's county town, and is today the third largest town in the county. According to the 2001 Census the population of the community of Flint was 12,804,[1] increasing to 12,953 at the 2011 census.[2]Contents1 Geography 2 History 3 Governance 4 Culture and demography 5 Transport 6 Education 7 Community 8 Notable people 9 References 10 External linksGeography[edit] Flint is located in north-east Wales, adjoining the River Dee, to the north of the town of Mold. Across the River Dee, the Wirral can be seen from Flint and views to the south of the town include Halkyn Mountain. As the crow flies, Flint is located less than 12 miles from the English urban area of Liverpool, and even closer to its metro area
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Cambrian Law Review
The Cambrian Law Review is a Welsh academic law journal containing articles on British and international law, book reviews, and obituaries. It is published by the Committee of the Cambrian Law Review, on behalf of the Department of Law and Criminology, Aberystwyth University. The journal is being digitised by the Welsh Journals Online project at the National Library of Wales. External links[edit]Cambrian Law ReviewThis Wales-related article is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eThis article about a journal on law and legal issues is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eSee tips for writing articles about academic journals
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United Kingdom General Election, 1950
Clement Attlee LabourAppointed Prime Minister Clement Attlee Labour1935 election MPs1945 election MPs1950 election MPs1951 election MPs1955 election MPsThe 1950 United Kingdom
United Kingdom
general election was the first ever general election to be held after a full term of a Labour government. The election was held on Thursday 23 February 1950. Despite polling over 700,000 votes more than the Conservatives,[2] and receiving more votes than they had during the 1945 general election,[3] Labour obtained a slim majority of just five seats — a stark contrast to 1945, when they had achieved a comfortable 146-seat majority.[4] There was a national swing towards the Conservatives, whose performance in terms of popular vote was dramatically better than in 1945
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United Kingdom General Election, 1951
Clement Attlee LabourAppointed Prime Minister Winston Churchill Conservative1945 election MPs1950 election MPs1951 election MPs1955 election MPs1959 election MPsThe 1951 United Kingdom
United Kingdom
general election was held twenty months after the 1950 general election, which the Labour Party had won with a slim majority of just five seats. The Labour government called the general election for Thursday 25 October 1951 hoping to increase their parliamentary majority. However, despite winning the popular vote, the Labour Party was defeated by the Conservative Party who had won the most seats. This election marked the beginning of the Labour Party's thirteen-year spell in opposition, and the return of Winston Churchill as Prime Minister
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