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It has relaxed significantly over the years, so I think you could probably argue that it does evolve. I remember in the early days in ITV, the IBA was very, very strict and we would often moan about how strict it felt but a lot of those rules have been relaxed over the years. So I think that code of conduct has evolved over the years. So there's nothing to stop a natural evolution and things being conditionally considered and debated and discussed, but nevertheless, the people who work within them know that they have to do that.

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