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Bangor

Bangor

Bangor is a relatively small town in North Wales with a population as small as nearly 20,000 people. A relatively large proportion of the population are students, with one third of them are studying in the city...

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Bristol

Bristol

Bristol is the largest city in England and the eighth is located near the River Avon in the border districts of Bath and North East Somerset Drive, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire, South West of England...

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Dundee

Dundee

Dundee is located in eastern Scotland. Had an estimated population of 145,463 in 2001 and its population density was 2,424 inhabitants per km ², which is relatively high. It has a total area of 60 kms and is ranked ...

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Lisburn

Lisburn

Lisburn is located in the county of Northern Ireland from County Antrim, located in the eastern part of Northern Ireland. Its name in Irish Lios na gCearrbhac. It has a population of about 110,000 and a population...

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Harrods

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Harrods is one of the most famous department stores and the largest in the world. It was founded in 1834 by Charles Henry Harrod and current owner is Mohamed al-Fayed, who bought it in 1985 to 615 million pounds. It is located on Brompton Road in Knightsbridge, London. In addition to the department store, Harrods brand also applies to other companies including Harrods Bank, Harrods Estates, Harrods Casino, Harrods Aviation and Air Harrods. Omnia Omnibus Ubique Harrods motto is - all things to all people everywhere. What is now a famous department store started in 1834 as a grocery health Stepney, London's East End. In 1851, Charles Henry Harrod moved his shop in Knightsbridge, the location for the store today. Room shop, with two assistants and a messenger was transformed into a thriving retail medicines, perfumes, paper goods, fruits and vegetables under the supervision of Harrod's son Charles Digby Harrod. In 1880, the store was employing hundreds of people. But it burned in 1883. In that time Harrod had kept his promise and made all deliveries of Christmas, he had promised. This earned him much money, and he managed to construct a new building on the site of the former. It was designed by Charles William Stephens and completed in 1905. In 1959, House of Fraser department store holding company of British, bought the store.