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The Membership Office is open 9.30 to 17.00 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday and 10.00 to 17.00 Tuesday. Closed weekends and bank holidays.

Over the Easter period, the Membership Office will be closed on Friday 14 April and Monday 17 April, and will re-open on Tuesday 18 April

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