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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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Reinstatement of a former freight line for a half-hourly passenger service between Beddau and Cardiff, with new stations at Beddau, Gwaun Meisgyn, Llantrisant and Cross Inn.
Service 526 between Wolverhampton and Stowlawn via Bilston - Sunday and Bank Holiday daytime frequency increased to half-hourly.
Any business which had even a single half-hourly meter in 2008 must make an "information disclosure" by September 30.
ALL CHANGE: Commuters should benefit when a new half-hourly service between Cardiff and Merthyr Tydfil is launched next May PICTURE: David Hurst Y
The scheme, formerly known as the Carbon Reduction Commitment, requires all non-transport UK organisations - from half-hourly meter point users to firms using more than 6GW of half-hourly electricity a year - to register and comply.
In addition, service 71 will serve Normanby hourly and Lazenby hourly with the services combining in Eston to run half-hourly to Middlesbrough.
The work to create a passing loop will enable half-hourly services to run on the Merthyr line.
Frequency improvements: Aberdare doubled to half-hourly; Merthyr to double to half-hourly next year.
A spokeswoman for Northern Rail said: "Heading from Sunderland or Carlisle there will be half-hourly services in the morning until lunchtime and hourly thereafter until early afternoon when they will go back to half-hourly.
Trains run to Santa's grotto at half-hourly intervals, the last train departing at 4pm.
But now Go NorthEast has scrapped the half-hourly buses, reverting to an hourly service ( and on Saturdays the first bus does not run until 9.
Nowadays the Queen Victoria runs a half-hourly service in summer Wildlife spotters can see cormorants and even seals on a good day n Conwy Quay is undergoing a major overhaul