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Our Members

Our members

Our members are listed here by category to make it easy for you to find people in the area you are looking for. 

Simply click on the relevant section to find service providers in the relevant sector. All member organisations have been recommended by clients and pre-approved by the York Professionals board of directors. You can also view our corporate and strategic partners here. 

If you need any help, please give us a call on 07977 636038 or get in touch by email

Member Video Testimonials

Michelle Mook, Managing Director

Pro-Development (UK) Ltd

As current Chair of York Professionals, Michelle promotes the value of York Professionals as a network bringing together an amazing pool of talent. Bringing people together to showcase the very best of the professional services sector in York.

With thanks to InkBlot Films.

Simon Hudson, Managing Director

The Soapy Group

Simon Hudson, Managing Director of The Soapy Group and Board Director of York Professionals, talks about the value he derives from being a member. In particular, "good quality networking with good quality businesses" is key.

With thanks to InkBlot Films.

James Crawford, Senior Insolvency Manager

Begbies Trainer

Begbies Trayner have been members of York Professionals for six years. Here James explains how membership has been beneficial to their business. The informal nature of the organisation has meant that Begbies has expanded its network in the city and made some valuable contacts.

With thanks to InkBlot Films.

Catherine Adamson, Managing Director

Kaleidoscope Executive PA Services

Catherine finds the main value in membership of York Professionals being the connections and contacts she makes. As somebody who works from home she welcomes the support fellow professionals can give her to help grow her business. 

With thanks to InkBlot Films.

John Nurden, Mortgage & Protection Consultant

Ardent Financial Planning

Ardent Financial Planning have been members of York Professionals for the past year. John talks about the varied events programme and structured networking which the team at Ardent greatly value.

With thanks to InkBlot Films.

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Acomb Travel

Business Support

Acomb Travel is one of the United Kingdom's leading Independent travel agencies. We pride ourselves on our high standards of customer care, attention to detail and knowledge of the Travel industry.

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ActionCOACH

Business Support

The World's Number 1 Coaching Firm with more than 10,000 coaching clients in more than 40 countries.

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Andrea Morrison

Business Support

Discover how to reach your potential & capacity for life balance.

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Arden Matheson Training Solutions

Business Support

Arden Matheson Training Solutions specialises in delivering proven and results driven Sales Training, Customer Services Training, Management Training and Recruitment Training to your business. We believe that better people make better business.

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Benenden Health

Business Support

Invest in your employees and your business.

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Developing Business Excellence

Business Support

Following a 35-year career in the Public Sector, Richard Gadd established Developing Business Excellence, a private limited company, which offers discerning businesses and individuals values-based, person-centred business improvement consultancy, executive coaching and mentoring.

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GED & Co Ltd

Business Support

GED & Co Ltd provides corporate governance services to companies across the UK. All services are provided by ICSA qualified professionals.

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Innoventors Ltd

Business Support

Specialist management & innovation consultancy

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Life Without Limits

Business Support

Holistic Health, Nutrition & Lifestyle Coaching - our passion is to help you live your best life.

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The Alternative Board (York)

Business Support

We fundamentally believe that every business owner has the right to expect that their business will deliver the life they aspire to.

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Bailey Cooper Photography

Creative and Digital

Bailey Cooper Photography create stylish images that increase your business profit.

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Bauer Media

Creative and Digital

Bauer Media - Leading the way with dynamic, creative advertising and marketing campaigns. Let us help you to stand out from the advertising noise.

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Edge45

Creative and Digital

Edge45 is a digital marketing agency based in York that helps businesses grow their online presence and profitability by providing expert analysis and actionable insights

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Flickering Light Studio

Creative and Digital

Flickering Light Studio helps small local businesses tell big stories and build their brand with great design, photography and video. Services include all aspects of digital and print design - labels, posters, business cards, logos, digital banners, email design - as well as video and photography for marketing or web content.

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Hidden Door

Creative and Digital

Video: it's the perennial hot-ticket item of the internet! When it comes to bringing your business to life, nothing works better. Yet the fact there are so many video suppliers out there is a double-edged sword - how can you possibly know who is right for you?

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InkBlot Films

Creative and Digital

Here at InkBlot Films, we’re movie nerds, art lovers and filmmakers, all rolled into one.

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Iomart Group Plc

Creative and Digital

All the expertise, experience and technology you need to drive tangible business benefits from the cloud.

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Just Write

Creative and Digital

Copywriting services for all forms of business communication, helping clients win new business and enhance their brand.

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Minster FM

Creative and Digital

Minster FM was born on the 4th of July 1992, making us North Yorkshire's first commercial local radio station. We broadcast 24 hours a day from our York studios, across an affluent area, taking in York itself, as well as Tadcaster, Pickering, Malton, Easingwold, Pocklington, and Selby.

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Sargable Group Ltd

Creative and Digital

We are a multidisciplined data consultancy helping businesses make use of their data and become data-driven, on-premises and in the cloud. As a Microsoft Partner, we have vast expertise in Microsoft Data Platform and Power BI. Give your data a boost and let’s make this journey together.

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See Green

Creative and Digital

We are a web design and development agency with bags of experience across business and the public sector. See things differently, See Green.

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York Mumbler

Creative and Digital

York Mumbler is a well trusted wealth of local information, useful if you are a parent living in, or visiting York. There are opportunities for relevant, family friendly businesses to advertise on the York Mumbler website, which reaches over 30,000 parents per month.

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Time Communications

Creative and Digital

Time Communications was formed in 2001 and provides cloud telecommunications for businesses of all sizes.

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Fulprint

Marketing

Fulprint began in 1985 by two York University graduates, in Fulford.

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Intandem Communications

Marketing

Intandem Communications offers marketing communications, digital marketing, content creation, PR and media relations. We’re a friendly, straight talking team who take a strategic approach to deliver the best results from your investment.

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The Partners Group

Marketing

If you're looking for strategic, creative and straight talking traditional and digital PR, content creation and marketing communications support from an experienced team that delivers results, we're the people to talk to.

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The Soapy Group

Marketing

The Soapy Group is a marketing agency specialising in the delivery of clear campaigns and strategies to businesses and organisations across Yorkshire and the UK.

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Mass Architecture

Property

We are an approachable team of architects, passionate about developing quality designs and delivering buildings that leave a lasting legacy.

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O'Neill Associates

Property

As one of the leading independent town planning consultancies in the region, O’Neill Associates provide high quality professional services to a variety of clients from across the north of England and also nationally.

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The Helmsley Group

Property

Your investment portfolio is an important choice and we can help you to make property part of that mix. Our aim is always to develop your wealth with you and to maximize your returns.

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Townscape Architects

Property

Townscape Architects are a RIBA chartered practice with a studio in Harrogate and York, North Yorkshire. We design spectacular residential properties, bespoke new homes, property transformations and commercial architectural developments throughout Yorkshire and across England.

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Castle Employment

People

Castle Employment is a Yorkshire-based recruitment company with a proven track record of delivering consistently successful solutions to your staffing and HR needs.

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Cirrus HR Solutions Ltd

People

Cirrus HR provides best practice, cost effective, people solutions for clients in a range of sectors across Yorkshire. At the heart of our approach is customer service, attention to detail and value for money.

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HR180

People

HR180 is an award winning, leading edge, outsourced HR department and consultancy for SMEs.

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KD Recruitment

People

When it comes to looking for a job in North and East Yorkshire, KD Recruitment should be your number one choice.

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McMillan and Associates Ltd

People

Providing HR advice at a senior and strategic level to businesses this includes the solutions to day to day people issues and proactive strategies to develop and sustain the best people for your business.

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Pro-Development (UK) Limited

People

Pro-Development (UK) Limited believes that if you want to grow your business, you need to identify how to engage and develop your people. Our vision is to inspire you, your teams and individuals to improve how you work at every level through the engagement and development of your people, teams and leaders.

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WTI HR Specialists

People

WTI HR specialists provide bespoke operational, strategic and HR management support and guidance for businesses across the region working in partnership to deliver pragmatic and commercially focused solutions for all their people related requirements.

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Ardent IFA Ltd

Finance

Financial planning tailored for you. At Ardent, we are passionate about helping you make the most of your finances. Which is why we take the time to get to know you, your lifestyle and aspirations, before offering personalised financial planning and advice, tailored for you.

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Aviva UK Insurance

Finance

Aviva provides around 34 million customers worldwide with insurance, savings and investment products.

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Begbies Traynor

Finance

Begbies Traynor is the UK's leading business rescue, recovery and restructuring specialist, providing a partner-led service to stakeholders.

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Clive Owen LLP

Finance

Clive Owen LLP is an independent and commercially driven regional accountancy firm providing value added services to corporate/commercial, public sector and private clients.

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Garbutt + Elliot

Finance

Garbutt + Elliott are leading Yorkshire accountants and business advisors offering a wide range of services.

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Hale Portfolio Limited

Finance

Hale Portfolio was established in 2017 by Caroline Hale, an experienced and commercially focused Finance Director with the aim of Simplifying Finance for business owners.

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Hiscox

Finance

Hiscox is an international specialist insurer, underwriting a diverse range of personal and commercial insurance risks.

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Holland Bendelow

Finance

We provide comprehensive services to a broad range of UK and International companies who are considering floating on any of the UK stock markets.

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JMG Townsend (Insurance Brokers) Ltd

Finance

JMG Townends can help you find appropriate insurance for your needs and give you the local, personal service you expect, thanks to our strong affinities with insurers and

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Morrell Middleton Auditors Ltd

Finance

Setting up our clients companies to use his helicopter to visit various customers throughout the UK our client enjoyed substancial tax relief on the purchase and running cost of the helicopter whilst paying a market rate for his personal use. A happy Taxman and a happy client

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Sadlers

Finance

Rob Sadler is a licensed insolvency practitioner, born and raised in the North West but living in Yorkshire for the majority of his working life.

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Switch Lifestyles Ltd

Finance

We are a financial services firm, directly authorised by the FCA, with a focus on providing our clients (individuals, SMEs and Sports People, with great advice on insurance products that provide financial stability in the event of illness or worse, private medical insurance and other employee benefit products.

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UHY Calvert Smith

Finance

Our practice thrives on unsolicited recommendation not expensive promotion and that has been the case for over 40 years.

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Ainsty Ales Ltd

Partners

After 12 months of research Ainsty Ales was launched in 2014 in the fantastic & vibrant City of York.

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Baba Ganoush Catering

Partners

Matthew & Ashley Hyde are a husband and wife team with 20 years’ combined experience in the catering and hospitality industry.

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Bettys

Partners

The Perfect Venue Our Belmont Room at Bettys in York offers a magnificent setting, accommodating parties and functions for up to 60 guests, cocktail parties for up to 90 guests and business meetings up to 25 guests.

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The Botanist

Partners

Get away from the hustle and bustle and relax in the ambience as you indulge in delightful food and our expansive array of real ales, bottled beers, cocktails, Champagne and wine.

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City Cruises York

Partners

York Sightseeing Fleet Newly Owned and Operated by City Cruises.

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City of York Council

Partners

City of York Council is a unitary local authority providing services to around 200000 people in an area covering approximately 105 square miles.

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Grays Court

Partners

Voted by The Telegraph 10/10 as best hotel in York City centre, Grays Court is a family-owned boutique hotel and historic heritage property in the heart of the city.

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The Grand Hotel & Spa, York

Partners

Experience the luxury, opulence and style of the golden age of travel at The Grand Hotel & Spa, housed in the iconic former headquarters of the North Eastern Railway Company.

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Hotel Du Vin

Partners

York's rich history and fabulous Yorkshire hospitality make it an ideal spot for business, a weekend getaway, romantic break or joyous celebration.

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Leeds, York & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce & Industry Ltd

Partners

Leeds, York and North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce is the largest private sector business representative organisation in the region.

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Make It York

Partners

Make It York – brings together the work previously delivered by Visit York, Science City York and the City of York Council’s inward investment, events and festivals teams into one new strategic and dynamic comp

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Manahatta York

Partners

A genuine and stylish bar and kitchen, serving food and drink until late. The perfect venue for private parties, corporate events and a get together with friends. Delicious food, vibrant cocktails and a fantastic atmosphere!

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Middlethorpe Hall & Spa

Partners

Middlethorpe Hall is a William and Mary country house, built in 1699 of mellow red brick with limestone dressings, for Thomas Barlow, a master cutler from Sheffield.

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Middletons Hotel

Partners

Middleton Hotel is nestled in a secluded courtyard garden minutes from York city centre, ideal for sightseeing, business trips or a beautiful wedding venue.

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National Railway Museum

Partners

From the glory of the Flying Scotsman, to the romance of Brief Encounter and the luxury of the Orient Express, trains have transported, inspired and entertained us.

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National Trust

Partners

Many people don't know that we were founded over 100 years ago, by three passionate Victorians who wanted to preserve outdoor spaces and prevent them from being built on.

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Supersonic Fitness

Partners

Supersonic Fitness is an unrivalled place to fit exercise and relaxation into your day.

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The Principal York

Partners

In the heart of the city with views of the Minster, The Principal York, steps from the train station, is the perfect base from which to discover the historic city of York.

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Web Adventure Park

Partners

The Web brings together a variety of activities and attractions all on one convenient site to keep all the family, friends and groups entertained.

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York Civic Trust

Partners

York Civic Trust is a membership organisation, open to all who wish to protect and enhance York's architectural and cultural heritage, to champion good design and to advance the high place which York holds amongst the cities of the world.

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Yorkshire Heart

Partners

Welcome to Yorkshire Heart. An award winning family run Vineyard & Brewery based in Nun Monkton, a picturesque village between Harrogate & York.

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York Marriott

Partners

The York Marriott Hotel greets business and leisure travellers with 4-star service. Located on one of the main roads into the city, this hotel offers a country house feel with all the facilities of a modern hotel.

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York Theatre Royal

Partners

York Theatre Royal was first established in 1734, and is one of the country’s leading producing theatres.

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York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership

Partners

We unlock economic growth through our work with our partners helping our area's businesses to start-up and grow.

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York College

Partners

York College have a Business Development Unit which supports local businesses with a range of training and development services.

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York Racecourse

Partners

York Racecourse is a horse racing venue in York, North Yorkshire, England. It is the third biggest racecourse in Britain in terms of total prize money offered, and second behind Ascot in prize money offered per meeting.

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York St John University

Partners

York St John University is a high quality, friendly university with a campus based in the centre of the historic City of York.

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The University of York (Careers & Placements)

Partners

We are the Careers and Placements Team based on campus at the University of York in Heslington.

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Citizens Advice York

Charity

We offer free, confidential and independent advice for everyone. We can help with welfare benefits, debt, housing, employment, consumer rights and much more.

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Guild of Media Arts

Charity

The Guild of Media arts was formed in 2014 as the lifelong custodian of York’s designation as a UNESCO City of Media Arts.

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Kyra Women's Project

Charity

Our vision is to provide non-judgmental support and information to all women.

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MySight York

Charity

MySight York is a thriving, independent, local charity working to help people with sight loss to remain independent.

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St Leonard's Hospice

Charity

St Leonard’s Hospice is an independent charity, providing specialist palliative care and support for local people with life limiting illnesses.

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The Retreat York

Charity

The Retreat's mission is to deliver high quality, sustainable, renowned mental health services, alongside Autism and ADHD services, helping people to live well with themselves so that we all live better together.

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Time To Change (York)

Charity

The Time to Change Hub in York is part of the national Time to Change campaign and locally we run in partnership with York CVS, a social action organisation, and are funded by the City of York Council.

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Two Ridings Community Foundation

Charity

Operating in York, North Yorkshire, Hull and East Riding, the Two Ridings Community Foundation (TRCF) is one of 46 community foundations in the UK.

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When You Wish Upon A Star

Charity

When You Wish Upon a Star has a simple mission, to grant the Wishes of children living with a life threatening illness.

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York Archaeological Trust

Charity

We are the leading organisation in delivering archaeological services and presenting the results through world-class visitor experiences.

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YorkDevelopers

Charity

YorkDevelopers aim to advance education for public benefit to the IT and the Software Engineering sector for all age groups.

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York Mind

Charity

York Mind is an independent provider of high quality mental health services in York and its surrounding area.

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