bereft of funds

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The GBGB isn't as bereft of funds as usual just at the moment and I can't imagine it being a major issue if it stuck, say, pounds 10K in a pot for a potential clash with it being reciprocated by the Irish authorities.
The shelving of new Tir Gofal applications, and the scheme's imminent transition to the all-Wales Glastir scheme, had left the countryside bereft of funds for jobs such as hedging and stonewalling.