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CHAP

Clearing House Automated Payment System

A company that operates a computer system to perform clearing services for funds and some other investment vehicles denominated in the British pound. It is allied with other clearing houses in the Association for Payment Clearing Services. It began operations in 1984.
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iOS users will be able to download Flappy Chappy for free from the iTunes and Apple stores.
In 1984, he had taken his cooking talents, his mother's recipes, and gambled on a restaurant in an old 7-11 one block from Chappy's gulf front site.
Royal Delta and Lucky Chappy galloped approximately 2,200m with the latter following the Group 1 winning filly around the track.
A Listed winner at San Siro for Angelo Candi, Lucky Chappy was sold to Team Valor and switched to Graham Motion, who trained the owners' Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom.
"Chappy came to the fore playing for Burnley and doing exceptionally well," Mowbray said.
This cheeky chappy is Billy James Thatcher from St Albans, Herts, who is two months old.
So I'll take the rain, the cold and our cheeky chappy border control, because there really is no place like home.
The pop star, former X Factor presenter and all round cheeky chappy will play the Genting Arena at the NEC on March 24, 2017.
Tyler Garwood LOVED ones of Tyler Garwood turned out to say their goodbyes to the "cheeky chappy" schoolboy.
His cheeky chappy 'After quickly establishing himself on the circuit, his cheeky chappy persona saw him winning fans by starring on numerous TV shows including ITV1's Sunday Night At The Palladium, Would I Lie To You on BBC1, ITV2's I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here Now!
| JASON MANFORD is a likeable, cheery and cheeky chappy - but I couldn't find much to like, or laugh at, during the first programme in the new series he is fronting - It's A Funny Old Week (ITV, Monday).