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half-hour

a. a period of 30 minutes
b. (as modifier): a half-hour stint
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On July 13 my wife and I attempted to travel from the bus stop below Old Penns Lane, Coleshill, to Bromford Drive, Erdington, on our first journey on the new X70 service, which is listed as a half-hourly service at 3 minutes and 33 minutes past the hour.
We need a regular half-hourly stopping service which allows people to make local journeys as well as commute to Manchester and Leeds.
Quorum Express X4 - continues half-hourly and serve stops along West Farm Avenue, Longbenton, and Station Road, Church Street and High Street in Gosforth.
The new half-hourly service will make such a big difference to local people.
Improvements that permit a half-hourly service between Maesteg and Cardiff, including a new station at Brackla;
He said the half-hourly Boxing Day services, which needed six drivers, took onlypounds 64.
From having just one-third of the rail-air market before launching a half-hourly timetable, Virgin West Coast now has nearly two-thirds of the market.
With a fully clockwork 31-day movement it features an hourly chime and a half-hourly strike.
If I had fallen down,no one would have been around for ages as it's a half-hourly train service.
The new release enables PC users to view the time on their desktop, hear hourly, half-hourly or quarter hourly chimes, set alarms, set the system clock from atomic clocks over the Internet, customise alarm sounds and download themes, skins and collections.
Service 71 between Chelmsley Wood and Solihull - evening service frequency increased to half-hourly.
Protocol II interventions include initiation of falling star identification, use of chair and/or bed alarms, use of low beds, wheelchair seating alternatives, use of protective equipment (helmet, hip pads), half-hourly resident checks and room changes.