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Liaising with the shareholders is one of my primary responsibilities. There are at least four times a year which I would formally see shareholders: after our preliminary interim results twice a year, at our -- and following our trading statement, if shareholders want to see us then. It's customary that as chief executive of a plc, once you've announced your results, you go on something called an investor roadshow, and that I do with my finance director and head of corporate communications. Those are the main meetings that we have with shareholders, where we update them on strategy, the performance of the business and they get the opportunity to raise any issues that they may have with us about the business.

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