If you didn't care, you "didn't give a brass farthing
." Or, disdainfully, "I wouldn't give you a ha'penny for that."
When that [euro]3bn is split across all the areas where it's being promised, the universities will be lucky to get a brass farthing
In 1973, the judge at Carlisle announced Brother Somers had won by a head from Brass Farthing
. It was a surprise to Ian Johnson, Brass Farthing
's rider, who was convinced he had won.
Yet Wales still doesn't get a brass farthing
"The one thing he (Moyes) does know is he gets every single brass farthing
available and he does know no-one takes any money out of this club.
In January McAteer - a friend of dead gangster Stewart "Specky" Boyd and murdered dealer Justin McAlroy - was ordered to pay pounds 1 under proceeds of crime laws after a court heard he did not have a "brass farthing
If it was my money behind the competition I'd be demanding a refund and vowing not to part with a brass farthing
more in future.
But at a time when the manager hasn't a brass farthing
to spend, it is the only viable solution to stop the downward spiral that saw the Sky Blues slip from sixth place following their victory over West Ham in August to 19th last week.
Why should it cost the British taxpayer one brass farthing
to look after Maxine Carr when she comes out of prison?
My own business was one of those that lost a few hundred pounds when Mr Michaelson's companies collapsed and to date we have not seen even a brass farthing
Not a brass farthing
for American Ballet Theatre or, say, Ruth Page in Chicago.
I've worked there for 30 years and there hasn't been a brass farthing
spent on the place in any real sense for decades.
If it also undertakes to replace every brass farthing
Wales loses from EU funding, commits to a fairer financial settlement for devolved functions like Health and Education, and promises that Wales can develop its own policy on matters best decided in Wales - that would be significant.
She remarked that I work as hard as most councillors and also work at least 20 to 30 hours per week without receiving a brass farthing
. I remember very well when our councillors were not paid but received only expenses.
"Their attitude throughout was that they were not going to pay Mr Hendricks a brass farthing
," said the judge.