standard fare

standard fare

A common occurrence. Smashed instruments are standard fare at a rock concert. Arguments are standard fare for the Smith family at Thanksgiving, believe me.
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Philippine National Taxi Operators Association president and Quezon City Councilor Bong Suntay said the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) should consider reviewing the standard fare for taxis every two years even when there is no request from any taxi companies.
With this new offer, regular travelers between Khasab and Muscat and Salalah and Muscat will be able to pre-purchase an online booklet of 5 to 10 travel vouchers at discounts of up to 30% off the standard fare for travel in specific booking classes, without further restrictions.
Frese managing director, Stephen Hart, said: "District and community heating systems are standard fare in Denmark with 66% of all Danish households being connected to a centralised network.
Refreshingly, the more enterprising, such as this selec-ction of festive music from a French vocal group of the highest quality, avoid the standard fare.
HOW TICKETS MATCH UP Birmingham to London: Anytime Return/Flexible - Standard fare PS168.
But a BBC spokesman said: "An upgraded flight with additional baggage capacity for bulky camera equipment can often cost less than a standard fare, making it the cheapest option.
Introductions explain why each recipe offers more nutritional value than standard fare - such as a 'Crispy Southern Un-Fried Chicken', which uses yogurt instead of oil to keep the chicken moist and the coating crunchy while it's baked, instead of fried.
If you do not enter the promotional code, you will be charged the standard fare for the journey.
A fellow travel said Cable then had to pay the full standard fare when the problem was spotted.
The Lib Dem veteran was on a train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham on Thursday when he found that it had elapsed a day earlier - forcing him to pay the full standard fare, according to a fellow rail traveller.
A standard fare between Cardiff Queen Street and Cardiff Bay stations will cost you pounds 1.
Granted, the majority of his TV work - The Friday Night Project, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, turning up at more Royal Variety Performances than the Queen - has largely been standard fare, but it's on stage via his stand-up work that he truly gets a chance to shine.
Mike Pickard, head of risk and underwriting at esure car insurance, said: "Travel delays are standard fare for any bank holiday weekend but this week we're facing a perfect storm for delays on the road.
For too many years now we have had to suffer a large quantity of very low standard fare purely because the big bookmakers want wall-to-wall racing, and again, in my, opinion this has accelerated the decline in the number of people going to a betting shop to have a bet on the horses.
Meatloaf, burgers, bacon/lettuce/tomato club sandwiches and fantastic traditional breakfast are all part of the standard fare on the menu.
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