Banff

(redirected from Banf)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms.
Related to Banf: bamf

Banff

Banff (bămf, bănf), town, SW Alta., Canada, in the Rocky Mts., on the Bow River and the Trans-Canada Highway. A tourist center and winter resort established in the 1880s by the Canadian Pacific Railway, it is the headquarters of Banff National Park and gateway to Lake Louise. The Banff Center for Continuing Education is a noted fine-arts center.

Banff

, former county, Scotland
Banff, former county, Scotland: see Banffshire.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2022, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

Banff

1. a town in NE Scotland, in Aberdeenshire. Pop.: 3991 (2001)
2. a town in Canada, in SW Alberta, in the Rocky Mountains: surrounded by Banff National Park. Pop.: 7135 (2001)
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
As well as withdrawing Banfs funding, the BSP has told the Birmingham Community Empowerment Network (B:cen) that its core funding will cease.
After his contract was terminated, Mr Rice staged a "work in" at the BANF headquarters in Nechells in which he refused to leave unless he was ordered to do so by a court.
Now the Wylde Green Neighbourhood Forum in Sutton Coldfield has slammed the decision to withdraw funding for BANF.
Two weeks ago the police were called in an attempt by the BANF management to evict Mr Rice.
The pounds 30,000-year post is one of about half a dozen paid positions at BANF, which received just under pounds 200,000 funding from Birmingham City Council over the last 12 months Mr Rice would not comment on the termination of his contract, saying only: 'I have not been authorised to speak to you by my employers.
BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ GS: BANF) reported net income of USD18.6 million, or USD1.17 diluted earnings per share, for the second quarter of 2015, compared to net income of USD14.7 million, or USD0.92 diluted earnings per share, for the second quarter of 2014.
(NASDAQ: BANF) has entered into an agreement to acquire CSB Bancshares Inc.
BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ: BANF), the holding company for Oklahoma's largest state-chartered bank BancFirst, has said that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Exchange Bancshares of Moore Inc and its subsidiary, Exchange National Bank of Moore.
Both the Birmingham Association of Neighbourhood Forums (BANF) and the Birmingham Community Empowerment Network (BCEN) are having their funding terminated on November 30 as a consequence of a decision of the Birmingham Strategic Partnership, which is an unelected body but has representatives of the city council sitting on it.
Two different approaches are being developed by Birmingham Community Empowerment Network (b:cen) and Birmingham Association of Neighbourhood Forums (BANF) and will be operational over the next few months.
Oklahoma-based BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ GS: BANF) said it has entered into an agreement to acquire CSB Bancshares Inc.
They are outraged at the decision to stop funding their umbrella group BANF - the Birmingham Association of Neighbourhood Forums - from the end of November.