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Or you can call us on 01592 583312 from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. The news desk email inbox is not monitored outside of office hours, so email media enquiries received out-of-hours may not be answered until the next working weekday.

In an emergency out of hours, you can reach the Duty Communications Officer on 01383 602123.

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