Peter Jay


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Peter Jay

n. a nickname for a police officer. You walk straight, or Peter Jay is going to bust you.
See also: jay, peter
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The Board of Limitless is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Peter Jay as an independent Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect.
Terry Reid has been a professional singer from the age of 16 (with Peter Jay & the Jaywalkers).
BIRTHDAYS Today: Peter Jay, writer and broadcaster, 78; Mick McCarthy, football manager, 56; James Spader, actor, 55; Garth Brooks, country singer, 53; David Bryan, musician (Bon Jovi), 53; Eddie Izzard, comedian/actor, 53; Ray Mears, survival expert/TV presenter, 51; Chris Rock, actor/comedian, 50; Gerald Davies, 70; Richie Burnett, darts player, 48.
It's incredibly inspiring how many scientists step outside the lab to do brilliant, creative things in the arts or for humanitarian causes," says Peter Jay Hotez, the Dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital Endowed Chair of Tropical Pediatrics, and President of the Sabin Vaccine Institute.
BIRTHDAYS: Peter Jay, writer and broadcaster, 77; Mick McCarthy, football manager, 55; James Spader, actor, 54; David Bryan, musician (Bon Jovi), 52; Eddie Izzard, comedian/actor, 52; Ray Mears, pictured, survival exper t/TV presenter, 50; Richie Burnett, darts player, 47.
The last non-career British ambassador to the United States, Peter Jay, was sent to Washington in 1977.
Live bands such as Peter Jay and the Jaywalkers and John Mayall's Bluesbreakers were playing at weekends.
Detectives led by Chief Inspector Peter Jay were soon on the scene, and attention soon focused on the man who had volunteered to clear the drain - a bespectacled 38 year-old clerk and former policeman, who worked at the local job centre and lived alone in the attic flat with his dog, Beep.
Lady Lambton was proposed by Peter Jay, the economist and former British ambassador to Washington.
Now they have a relationship with Juilliard where the Lindemann singers put on their own opera, conducted by James Levine, at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Juilliard.
Located between two iconic Brooklyn buildings, the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Peter Jay Sharpe Building and the Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower, the project transforms the existing 1928 Salvation Army Building.
5 hour, 'theatre of the mind' Harper Audio edition is skillfully narrated throughout by Peter Jay Fernandez and a prized addition to personal and community library audio book collections.
And access both to Juilliard and the contiguous Peter Jay Sharp Theater seems far more legible as a result.
I was interesting to hear Peter Jay (a past British Ambassador to Washington) explain on BBC Radio 4 the other day that there is, in fact, no science behind this technical definition at all.
On September 8, Britain's ambassador to the United States, Peter Jay, sent a message to London indicating the United States was not thinking in terms of the Shah being deposed, either.