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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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There are discounted tickets to the "immersive experience" this half-term up for grabs on Groupon.
Tatton Park is hosting a Scarecrow Festival this February half-term, where families will get the chance to follow the scarecrow trail around the garden, and find their favourite one - there are 30 to choose from.
To review the length of the autumn term when considering where autumn half-term falls
The difference in price doesn't seem to have an impact on the popularity of Butlins, with Minehead proving a hit at half-term. Dates including from Monday, October 23, until Friday, November 3, were sold out.
When it comes to prices, one example of a saving is at the Bognor Regis resort, where you can expect to pay PS151 per person to stay at the Shoreline Hotel for a Monday-to-Friday trip during the half-term dates for English pupils.
We have picked nine camps that offer a range of activities for children of all ages and abilities, from half-term activity days, Newburn Activity Centre, to Newcastle United Foundation: Soccer School
Head of Products at M&S Bank, Paul Stokes, commented "Families that are prepared to be flexible in where they go this October half-term can still find some savings, particularly in Europe where the pound remains strong against the euro.
More inspiration for things to do over half-term can be found on the National Trust's list of "50 things to do before you're 113/4" - www.50things.org.uk - which includes den building, rolling down a big hill, climbing a tree, playing pooh sticks ...
But when half-term starts the price more than doubles to PS721 - up by almost 110 per cent.
Whether it be exploring a spooky period property, taking in a matinee show or film (special half-term programmes are commonplace) or donning your sports kits and spending time burning calories at the local leisure centre, you will not be short of things to do.
Global Banking News-27 October 2009-Santander study says half-term breaks can be costlier than other holidays(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.enpublishing.co.uk