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It is a plurality problem and we saw it demonstrated only a couple of months ago with the Kent Messenger Group unable to purchase the titles from Northcliffe that they wished to, and after that we saw a number of title closures, which to your point, sir, cannot be a good thing, where regulation is having almost the inverse or the wrong impact on the market. So that remains a concern in the background.

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