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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 449 between Brandhall and West Bromwich - 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 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 9.10am.
New description: Half-hourly Middlesbrough - Hartburn.
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
But he warned that Liverpool will not get a half-hourly peak time service with the capital until 2008 at the earliest - unless business use improves.