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A kind of ingrain carpeting, named from the English town where formerly most of it was manufactured.


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    Kidderminster

    Kidderminster is a town in Worcestershire, England, 17 miles (27 km) south-west of Birmingham and 15 miles (24 km) north of Worcester. At the 2011 census, it had a population of 55,530. The town is twinned with Husum, Germany.

  • 2015–16 Kidderminster Harriers F.C. season

    The 2015–16 season is Kidderminster Harriers ' 130th season of existence and their eleventh consecutive season in the Conference. Along with competing in the National League, the club will also participate in the FA Cup and FA Trophy. The season covers the period from 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016.

  • Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster Line

    Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster Line

    The Birmingham to Worcester via Kidderminster line is a suburban railway line from Birmingham Snow Hill to Worcester via Stourbridge and Kidderminster. It is one of the Snow Hill Lines, with trains operated by West Midlands Trains and Chiltern Railways using a variety of rolling stock including Class 172 and Class 168 diesel units. It is a future aspiration of Network Rail to electrify the entire line, as well as the Chiltern Main Line to London Marylebone.

  • Kidderminster Town railway station

    Kidderminster Town railway station

    Kidderminster Town is a railway station situated in the town of Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England. It is operated by the Severn Valley Railway, a heritage line which runs from Kidderminster to Bridgnorth. The station was opened on 30 July 1984, was built in a late Victorian style, and shares its station approach and car park with the adjacent National Rail station.

  • Holy Trinity School, Kidderminster

    Holy Trinity School, Kidderminster

    Holy Trinity School is a co-educational free school located in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, offering education to children from 4 years up to 18 years of age. The school operates under a charitable status, governed by a board of Governors. A free school is a non-selective school that is funded by the taxpayer but is independent of state control. However, it is subject to inspection by Ofsted and is accountable to the Secretary of State for Education.

  • Kidderminster College

    Kidderminster College

    Kidderminster College is a post 16 Comprehensive College in Kidderminster, England providing full and part-time adult education. In 2009, around 140 pupils aged 14 to 18 from other local schools were also following vocational courses at the college. In 2003 the college moved from the Hoo Road site to its new town centre campus, and also operates outreach centres on Kidderminster and the surrounding Wyre Forest area. In 2018, Ofsted rated the college with Grade 3 (requires improvement) for its overall performance.

  • St Mary and All Saints' Church, Kidderminster

    St Mary and All Saints' Church, Kidderminster

    St Mary and All Saints’ Church, Kidderminster is a Grade I listed Major Parish Church in the Church of England in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England. The current Team Rector is the Reverend Nigel Taylor.

  • Kidderminster carpet industry

    The cloth trade in Kidderminster dates back to the Middle Ages however it was during the 18th and 19th centuries that the town developed into the centre of British carpet manufacturing.

  • 2011–12 Kidderminster Harriers F.C. season

    The 2011-12 season is Kidderminster Harriers' 7th consecutive season in the Conference National, the 5th level in English football.

  • Kidderminster Rural District

    Kidderminster Rural District was a Rural District in Worcestershire, England until 1974 when it was abolished under the Local Government Act 1972, becoming part of the new Wyre Forest District, together with the boroughs of Kidderminster and Bewdley and Stourport-on-Severn urban district.

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