Definition of 'bailiff'
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Say Goodbye to Debt (1994) The Sun (2008) Say Goodbye to Debt (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Especially when you discover all your furniture has been taken and the bailiffs are about to evict you.The Sun (2012)
Before the final eviction takes place the bailiffs will probably visit to tell you when they plan to act.Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)
You will need a court judgment or an ombudsman award before you can send in bailiffs to collect your compensation.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's time to send out the bailiffs.Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Say Goodbye to Debt (1994) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The bailiffs come and take your stuff, child.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Court bailiffs and driving examiners also staged a one-day strike against government plans to trim their high fixed fees.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Pictures taken by bailiffs show buildings damaged by fire, piles of festering rubbish and walls daubed with graffiti.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Those businesses who cannot meet their rents will be at the mercy of their landlords who may send in the bailiffs to seize their stock.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Telephone advice can help with more complex problems, including people who may have received a notice from a court or bailiff.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2015) The Sun (2013)
A HOUSING officer and a bailiff were shot yesterday as they tried to evict a tenant.The Sun (2013)
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