Now is the time to repay me, and the tens of thousands of Welsh rugby supporters who have spent a small fortune
over the years waiting to see the silver fern defeated by a Welsh team
A NATIONAL newspaper has announced that this government is to offer 1,000 places at top boarding schools to children from a poor/troubled background where help from all other agencies costing the taxpayers a small fortune
I recall a certain Hogmanay show a few years ago when the good people of Scotland would have paid me a small fortune
to wear one too.
I know it's still a small fortune
, but at least I've managed to shave a grand off your previous quotes.
THE City Council has probably spent a small fortune
in creating stone paving throughout the city centre.
We have never had a 100-1 contestant voted off before and have consequently made a small fortune
," said Hills spokesman Rupert Adams.
CAR makers still charge a small fortune
for in-built sat-navs - which is a good reason to consider the new Nokia N96 mobile.
A Berlin student who bought a second-hand sofa bed at a flee market learned she had been sitting on a small fortune
when she found a 17th Century baroque painting hidden inside.
The private schools also demand an upfront entry or "capitation" fee equivalent to about $3,000 to $4,000--a small fortune
for middle-class families.
We spend a small fortune
on international patents, trying to slow down the companies in the Pacific that are making copies of our products.
It would have cost a small fortune
to design and maintain.
At the last count there were 360 vacancies for qualified nurses and midwives, a situation that is costing the tax-payer a small fortune
with the posts filled with expensive agency staff.
For those qualified as driller helpers or full-fledged drillers (runners), the opportunity to travel the world while making a small fortune
in a few short months is a big incentive.
Branson paid about $222,500 for the island in the 1970s, and today the property and the pristine nature-laden island on which it sits are worth a small fortune
Branson uses the island for family getaways and for get-togethers with friends like Mick Jagger, but the rest of the year it's yours for the asking--and $38,000 a day.