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half

One half of one point. For stock quotes, a half represents one half of $1, or 50¢. For bond quotes, a half represents one half of 1% of par, or $5. For option quotes, a half represents $50.
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There are plenty of outdoor activities being offered at National Trust properties to stimulate young minds this half-term
Bring your little ones to the SeaQuarium during half-term and they will be able to take part in Explorers' Week, which is on until March 2.
The AA is warning that main routes are likely to be busier than usual as many schools break up for half-term, with an earlier than usual rush hour.
The company said that autumn half-term breaks could cost as much as 104% more than a holiday taken just a week later.
It means most Midland MPs with families are having to stay in London over half-term, even though recent reforms are supposed to have made the House of Commons more "family friendly".
If you're planning an autumn trip away with the family, or you just need to know when you'll need to make childcare arrangements - here are the dates you need for the autumn half-term.
Full information on all half-term activities can be found at www.
Beamish is open every day during half-term, from 10am-4pm.
With lots of hands-on fun to be had, this is a half-term treat that no Tiddler will want to miss
The event was organised as part of the Shepley-based outdoor study and conference centre's half-term activity bonanza, which this year is themed around teddy bears to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Michael Rosen's much-loved book We're Going on a Bear Hunt.
All you have to do is email your entry to: Half-Term Family Theatre Competition with your name and phone contact details to catherine.
FOR a self-catering cottage stay at February half-term, independent UK cottage agency, holidaycottages.