Definition of 'yesterday afternoon'
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The site was suspended yesterday afternoon.The Sun (2012)
He confirmed that he was fully fit and that a medical yesterday afternoon that concludes today will prove him fit for service.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The concrete base of two sheds that have been removed in the back garden were being dug out yesterday afternoon as part of a painstaking search.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
More than a hundred firefighters and 16 ambulances rushed to the horrific scene yesterday afternoon amid fears that people were still trapped.The Sun (2009)
A pilot who died when his light aircraft crashed in a field yesterday afternoon was flying to raise money for his village church.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
By yesterday afternoon, flowers had been left against the front wall of the family's house.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2011)
But the full amount was finally deposited into accounts yesterday afternoon ahead of today 's crucial home game against Burnley.The Sun (2009)
The men were found 2.5 miles east of the village yesterday afternoon after a search operation involving police, mountain rescue teams and dogs.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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