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Effectively the media guidance is being entitled "interim guidance" at this point, because clearly we are awaiting the outcome of this Inquiry in order to take on board the recommendations that come out of this. It may also be that gifts and hospitality guidance will also be affected by the outcome of this Inquiry.

What we are committed to is making sure that the guidelines that we do take on for the service are fully informed by current issues, so anything that comes out of this Inquiry we will be taking into account, and we will always be in a position to alter, change and develop guidance as we go forward.

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