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Chichester Observer
Sussex centre secures £1m fundingBognor Regis have been successful in gaining bids from the Building Better Oppo
Sussex centre secures £1m funding
Chichester Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
Bognor Regis have been successful in gaining bids from the Building Better Opportunities programme, jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund. CEO Robyn Kohler said Aspire was ‘delighted to have this opportunity. She... Read more
8h
Louth Leader
New £2.1million project to help Lincolnshire’s unemployed get back into workto a new project. Greater Lincolnshire MOVE ‘Moving On: Volunteering and Emplo
New £2.1million project to help Lincolnshire’s unemployed get back into work
Louth Leader / Posted 8 hours ago
to a new project. Greater Lincolnshire MOVE ‘Moving On: Volunteering and Employability’ is a £2.1 million three-year Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund (ESF) funded Building Better Opportunities project aiming to help people into paid... Read more
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Spalding Today
New £2.1million project to help Lincolnshire’s unemployed get back into workto a new project. Greater Lincolnshire MOVE ‘Moving On: Volunteering and Emplo
New £2.1million project to help Lincolnshire’s unemployed get back into work
Spalding Today / Posted 8 hours ago
to a new project. Greater Lincolnshire MOVE ‘Moving On: Volunteering and Employability’ is a £2.1 million three-year Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund (ESF) funded Building Better Opportunities project aiming to help people into paid... Read more
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This is West Country
Final push for COACH openingprevent flooding at the facility. The charity has so far benefitted from fundi
Final push for COACH opening
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
prevent flooding at the facility. The charity has so far benefitted from funding from a myriad of sources including The Big Lottery Fund, Taunton Deane Borough Council, Canoe England and Bishop Foxes Educational Trust. To support the project... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
State-of-the-art studio upgrade for Bay Trust Radiostudio. Bay Trust Radio, which broadcasts from Westmorland General Hospital, K
State-of-the-art studio upgrade for Bay Trust Radio
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
studio. Bay Trust Radio, which broadcasts from Westmorland General Hospital, Kendal, obtained the grant from The Big Lottery Fund (Awards for All) and the £9,731 will be used to completely revamp the studio and station... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Govanhill's Roma residents to be supported by £500,000 funding potROMA residents in Govanhill are to share in a funding pot of nearly £500,000 to
Govanhill's Roma residents to be supported by £500,000 funding pot
EveningTimes Online / Posted 6 days ago
ROMA residents in Govanhill are to share in a funding pot of nearly £500,000 to help tackle poverty. The Big Lottery Fund Scotland has made an award of £478,565 to Govanhill Community Development Trust (GCDT) to help Roma and Slovakian communities... Read more
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Daily Record
Projects to support refugees in Scotland receive £1.3 million lottery fundingwhich support refugees living in Scotland are to receive lottery funding totall
Projects to support refugees in Scotland receive £1.3 million lottery funding
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
which support refugees living in Scotland are to receive lottery funding totalling £1.3 million. The new grant from the Big Lottery Fund will be given to the Scottish Refugee Council and British Red Cross to support refugees who are rebuilding... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
‘Inspirational’ celebrations for Waterlow Park 125th anniversaryand sponsors. The event was made possible by an anonymous £5,000 donation and
‘Inspirational’ celebrations for Waterlow Park 125th anniversary
The Ham&High Network / Posted 7 days ago
and sponsors. The event was made possible by an anonymous £5,000 donation and the support of Goldschmidt Howland, the Big Lottery Fund Camden, Ernest Cook Trust and the Stationers’ Community Fund. Organisers and volunteers are now taking a... Read more
7d
Everton FC
Exciting New Community Projectsenvironment allowing community groups to feel they have a connection to, and ow
Exciting New Community Projects
Everton FC / Posted 7 days ago
environment allowing community groups to feel they have a connection to, and ownership of, the space. Part funded by the Big Lottery Fund and Football Foundation, the facilities at the new EitC People’s Hub will offer a safe and nurturing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Everton's plans to ensure they leave thriving L4 LegacyEverton football club plans for the Goodison park and the surrounding area and
Everton's plans to ensure they leave thriving L4 Legacy
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
Everton football club plans for the Goodison park and the surrounding area and the community. Part funded by the Big Lottery Fund and Football Foundation, the facilities at the new EitC People’s Hub will offer a safe and nurturing... Read more
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walesonline
Kurdish refugee took wedding vows in WelshI get to help people, and that’s what I care about.” The Welsh Refugee Council
Kurdish refugee took wedding vows in Welsh
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
I get to help people, and that’s what I care about.” The Welsh Refugee Council was recently given a £9,750 grant by the Big Lottery Fund to give refugees access to computers and the internet, as well as to translate their website into six... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Get Set for Community Action kicks off in Carrickfergusby the British Olympic Foundation and British Paralympic Association, made poss
Get Set for Community Action kicks off in Carrickfergus
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
by the British Olympic Foundation and British Paralympic Association, made possible thanks to a £2.1 million award from the Big Lottery Fund. Each station was led by a student Action Lead, with more than 60 Gateway members joining in the fun. This... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Beagles’ Ellington backed to bounce backAction is a new UK-wide programme for young people and their communities create
Beagles’ Ellington backed to bounce back
Newham Recorder / Posted 8 days ago
Action is a new UK-wide programme for young people and their communities created by the British Olympic Foundation and British Paralympic Association and made possible thanks to the Big Lottery Fund. To find out more visit getsetact... Read more
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chroniclelive
Marcus Watson can have a massive impact with Newcastle FalconsAction is a new UK-wide programme for young people and their communities create
Marcus Watson can have a massive impact with Newcastle Falcons
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
Action is a new UK-wide programme for young people and their communities created by the British Olympic Foundation and British Paralympic Association and made possible thanks to the Big Lottery Fund. To find out more visit: www.getsetaction... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Runcorn and Widnes youth clubs can apply for share of £80m worth of fundsarea or supporting charities and awareness campaigns such as Guide Dog Week. T
Runcorn and Widnes youth clubs can apply for share of £80m worth of funds
Liverpool Echo / Posted 13 days ago
area or supporting charities and awareness campaigns such as Guide Dog Week. The funding will come from the Government and Big Lottery Fund. Mrs May said: “I want Britain to be the great meritocracy of the world and a fundamental part of this is... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Challenging year for Suffolk civil rights after rise in hate crimes since Brexit votein the East initiative – aimed at raising awareness of and helping victims addr
Challenging year for Suffolk civil rights after rise in hate crimes since Brexit vote
Ipswich Star / Posted 14 days ago
in the East initiative – aimed at raising awareness of and helping victims address unlawful discrimination – thanks to the Big Lottery Fund and a crowdfunding effort. The Suffolk Law Advice Centre project was kicked off in April after the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
There’s never been a better time to change the fortunes of your local communityhas been getting in on the act, with help from independent trust Power to Chang
There’s never been a better time to change the fortunes of your local community
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
has been getting in on the act, with help from independent trust Power to Change. Funded with a £150m endowment from Big Lottery Fund, Power to Change is supporting community businesses to create better places across England, and the team... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Cumbria emergency planning campaign to get £1m cash injectionfunding package has been announced to help communities plan for emergencies in
Cumbria emergency planning campaign to get £1m cash injection
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
funding package has been announced to help communities plan for emergencies in the wake of last year's major flooding. The Big Lottery Fund will fund the three-year 'Rebuilding Together' programme led by Cumbria CVS and delivered in partnership... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Cumbria gets £1 million package of funding from Big Lottery Fund to make the county more flood resilientA £1 million package to help Cumbrian towns and villages become more flood resi
Cumbria gets £1 million package of funding from Big Lottery Fund to make the county more flood resilient
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
A £1 million package to help Cumbrian towns and villages become more flood resilient has been announced by the Big Lottery Fund today. The cash will help local people and organisations prepare to handle future flood episodes like last December's... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
West Norfolk community gets £621,000 funding towards new village hubis closer to getting a state-of-the art village hub with more space for differe
West Norfolk community gets £621,000 funding towards new village hub
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
is closer to getting a state-of-the art village hub with more space for different activities, thanks to £621,000 from the Big Lottery Fund. The new £851,000 building will have a capacity of about 200 people and will provide opportunities for... Read more
17d
Northern Echo
Eva Women's Aid charity receives £500,000 to help women flee abusePreston Primary School Eaglescliffe, near Stockton, and Brotton Village Hall in
Eva Women's Aid charity receives £500,000 to help women flee abuse
Northern Echo / Posted 17 days ago
Preston Primary School Eaglescliffe, near Stockton, and Brotton Village Hall in Brotton, east Cleveland. Lyn Cole, Big Lottery Fund England grant making director said: “So many local organisations are enabling people to improve their... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Charity launch emergency bed service for homeless young people in Glasgowhome rather than in a homelessness hostel. The homelessness charity Simon Comm
Charity launch emergency bed service for homeless young people in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
home rather than in a homelessness hostel. The homelessness charity Simon Community Scotland has received funding from the Big Lottery Fund to set up a network of beds in people’s spare rooms. A young person will be able to stay in their own room... Read more
18d
Bury Times
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Bury Times / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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This is Oxfordshire
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
Lancashire Telegraph
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
Northern Echo
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Northern Echo / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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West Moreland Gazette
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Kingston Guardian
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Kingston Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
Oxford Mail
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Oxford Mail / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Gazette
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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guardian-series
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
guardian-series / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Greenock Telegraph
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Harrow Times
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Harrow Times / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
This is West Country
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
This is West Country / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Gazette News
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Gazette News / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Bolton News
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Bolton News / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
St Albans & Harpenden Review
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
Wandsworth Guardian
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
North-West Evening Mail
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
EveningTimes Online
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
EveningTimes Online / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
18d
Croydon Guardian
PM announces £80m funding for youth projectswith funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the
PM announces £80m funding for youth projects
Croydon Guardian / Posted 18 days ago
with funding available up to 2020 to help organisations invest and plan for the future. In addition, the Government and Big Lottery Fund will continue their commitment to Step Up to Serve's #iwill campaign and will each invest a further £20... Read more
19 related stories
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham rapper with cerebral palsy set to perform at Bestivaltheir communities on issues such as cyber-bullying, self-harm, suicide or trans
Nottingham rapper with cerebral palsy set to perform at Bestival
Nottingham Post / Posted 21 days ago
their communities on issues such as cyber-bullying, self-harm, suicide or transphobia. With a £7.2 million grant from the Big Lottery Fund, Fixers extended into Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland in 2013. He said: "It feels surreal. In the past... Read more
22d
chroniclelive
Warning issued over the future of funding for North East parksexpected to decline in the next three years, with a 19% cut in skilled staff -
Warning issued over the future of funding for North East parks
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
expected to decline in the next three years, with a 19% cut in skilled staff - the highest average in the UK. The HLF and Big Lottery Fund says they will continue to fund capital improvements to historic parks and support innovation, but that... Read more
28d
Daily Record
William and Kate reveal where they love to take Charlotte and George for breaksand gave them a sense of fun. It is now a not-for-profit company after funding
William and Kate reveal where they love to take Charlotte and George for breaks
Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
and gave them a sense of fun. It is now a not-for-profit company after funding from the BBC’s Children in Need and the Big Lottery Fund among others. Children are taught to surf by local surfers – a mix of paid staff and volunteers – some of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
William and Kate reveal where they love to take Charlotte and George for breaksand gave them a sense of fun. It is now a not-for-profit company after funding
William and Kate reveal where they love to take Charlotte and George for breaks
Daily Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
and gave them a sense of fun. It is now a not-for-profit company after funding from the BBC’s Children in Need and the Big Lottery Fund among others. Children are taught to surf by local surfers – a mix of paid staff and volunteers – some of... Read more
165 related stories
28d
Liverpool Echo
Lantern parade hits back at anti-social behaviour and WINSour reach,” added Jenni Power to Change is an independent charitable trust set
Lantern parade hits back at anti-social behaviour and WINS
Liverpool Echo / Posted 28 days ago
our reach,” added Jenni Power to Change is an independent charitable trust set up with a £150 million endowment from the Big Lottery Fund. Its role is to support community businesses to create better places across England over the next ten... Read more
29d
guardian-series
Crystal healer restoring balance in people's lives after post-natal depressionAmber Ray Project in 2013, a community drive dedicated to getting children read
Crystal healer restoring balance in people's lives after post-natal depression
guardian-series / Posted 29 days ago
Amber Ray Project in 2013, a community drive dedicated to getting children reading. She secured nearly £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to help families in the Priory Court estate in Walthamstow, where she lived for several years after giving... Read more
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guardian-series
Crystal healer uses her post-natal depression to restore balance in women's livesAmber Ray Project in 2013, a community drive dedicated to getting children read
Crystal healer uses her post-natal depression to restore balance in women's lives
guardian-series / Posted 29 days ago
Amber Ray Project in 2013, a community drive dedicated to getting children reading. She secured nearly £10,000 from the Big Lottery Fund to help families in the Priory Court estate in Walthamstow, where she lived for several years after giving... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Community venue receives £73,000 lottery cash boostto improve the facilities at Rowsley Village Hall, on School Lane. The hall ha
Community venue receives £73,000 lottery cash boost
Derbyshire Times / Posted 1 months ago
to improve the facilities at Rowsley Village Hall, on School Lane. The hall has been awarded a total of £73,634 from the Big Lottery Fund - which gives grants to organisations across the country for good causes. It will be refurbished and... Read more
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