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Ultimate Guide to Valentine's Day 2018

Valentine’s Day 2018 

Ultimate Guide Valentine’s Day 2018

For many people, January’s been a month of getting back into shape, healthy eating and avoiding the booze in what seems like an eternity of not having enough fun. Well fear not fellow foodies, February is coming! Bringing with it some of the very best Valentine’s dining experiences from across the region.
Within our hand-picked guide, there’s some amazing sleep and dine experiences which we’ve marked with a (S&D) next to their name.
CHOOSE YOUR LOCATION:  Beverley- Bradford- Harome- Harrogate- Helmsley- Hull- Knaresborough- Leeds- Malton- Northallerton- Richmond- Scarborough- Sheffield- Skipton- Thirsk- Wakefield- Whitby- York

Valentine’s Day 2018 Beverley

The Westwood

Multi-award winning and one of Yorkshire’s finest. Three courses with coffee £45 per person. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
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The Westwood Restaurants, New Walk, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 7AE


Valentine’s Day 2018 Bradford


Three courses £65 per person. View Menu. Call 01274 727747 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
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Cona, East Parade, Bradford BD1 5HD
Santoni Italian Restaurant Keighley Best Restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018

Santoni Osteria

Three courses £24.95. View Menu. Call 01535 601792 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide. 

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Santoni Osteria, 23 Airedale Rd, Marley, Keighley, BD21 4LW

Valentine’s Day 2018 Harome

The Star Inn at Harome (S&D)

Seasonal Star Break – Dinner, Bed and Breakfast, £225 per couple.
Dinner from their 3-course set ‘Locals’ Menu’ (except Sundays), which can alternatively (and on Sundays) be used as a £25/per person allowance towards their A la Carte or their 7- course Tasting Menu.
(Valid Sundays to Thursdays until 22nd March 2018)
Call 01439 770397 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.  
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The Star at Inn at Harome, Harome, Nr Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5JE


Valentine’s Day 2018 Harrogate

Restaurant 92

6 Course Tasting Menu £59 per person or £89 per person with wine pairings. View Menu. Call 01423 503027 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
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Restaurant 92, 92 Station Parade, Harrogate, HG1 1HQ
Valentine's Day 2018 West Park Harrogate

West Park Hotel (S&D)

– Valentine’s Specials Menu, alongside their full a la carte and specials menu. View Valentine’s Menu. Book via Open Table.
(Valid 10th – 14th February)
– ‘Winter Escape’ Overnight accommodation, full Yorkshire breakfast, dinner, priority upgrade to a suite if available and a Slingsby Rhubarb Gin & Elderflower tonic each – £175 per room. Call 01423 524471 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
(Valid Sunday – Thursday until 25th February, excludes 14th February)
– ‘Eat your hotel bill’ on Sunday night. Spend £70 in the restaurant and your room is £30 or spend £100 and your room is free! Call 01423 524471 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
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The West Park Hotel, 19 West Park, Harrogate, HG1 1BJ

Horto at Rudding Park

Embark on an adventure of food and flavour combinations at the 3 AA Rosette Horto Restaurant. Eight course tasting menu (Saturday) and six course tasting menu (Wednesday), the evening includes the drinks pairing menu to complement each course. View sample menu.
Saturday 10th February £128 per person
Wednesday 14th February £116 per person
To book call 01423 844822 and quote YFG.
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Horto, Rudding Park Hotel, Follifoot, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG3 1JH

Fat Badger Harrogate best restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018

The Fat Badger

Visit the 2 AA Rosette award winning restaurant and enjoy their Market Menu, two courses for £10 or three for £13.50. Book via Open Table.
(Valid Monday-Saturday 12pm-7pm)
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The Fat Badger, Cold Bath Rd, Harrogate HG2 0NF


Teaming up with fizz specialists The Champagne Concept to offer a trio of champagnes on arrival priced at just £12 per guest, alongside their a la carte service, plus the option of the tasting menu for later reservations. View Menus. Call 01423 313400 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
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Norse, 28A Swan Road, Harrogate, HG1 2SA

Valentine’s Day 2018 Helmsley

Black Swan Helmsley Restaurant - Valentine's Day 2018

The Black Swan Hotel (S&D)

On 14th February get an extra 10% off the below deals:
– Northern Lights – half bottle of Champagne and chocolates in your room on arrival, two course dinner, overnight accommodation and full English breakfast – £195 per room.
(Valid Sunday – Thursday until 29th March 2018)
– Take the lead – half bottle of chilled Champagne and tasty dog treats on arrival, a voucher with The Phodographer, www.thephotographer.co.uk/muddy-good-walk, membership to their exclusive ‘Phodog Squad’, dinner in The Gallery restaurant, overnight stay and full Yorkshire breakfast – £235 per couple and two dogs.
– Swan on in – 30 minute Temple Spa treatment at the Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa, use of the heat experience facilities including outdoor hot tub Jacuzzi, outdoor heated swimming pool and more, plus three course dinner, overnight accommodation and full English breakfast, at The Black Swan Hotel – £135 per person.
Call 01439 770466 to book and quote YFG.
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The Black Swan Hotel, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5BJ


The Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa (S&D)

– Quote ‘Valentines Fizz’ to get a complimentary bottle of fizz when dining on Wednesday 14th February.
– You and Me Time – One night stay in a suite of your choice, three course evening meal, full Yorkshire Breakfast, Temple Spa treatment (75 minutes) & full use of the Verbena Spa Heat Experience – from £175 per person.  
(Valid 7 days a week).
– Fizz Friday Getaway – One night stay in a deluxe suite, half bottle of rosé Champagne & chocolates on arrival, 3-course meal or £48.00 per person towards Tasting Menu, full Yorkshire breakfast & full use of the Verbena Spa Heat Experience – £290 per room.
Call 01439 770766 to book and quote YFG.
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Feversham Arms Hotel & Verbena Spa, Helmsley, North Yorkshire, YO62 5AG


Valentine’s Day 2018 Hull

The Old House Hull Pub Shoot The Bull - Valentine's Day 2018

The Old House, a pub by Shoot The Bull

Enjoy the full of charm and character, The Old House, Hull’s oldest domestic building for a candle lit romantic meal. Serving their normal menus with Valentine’s special and cocktails. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
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The Old House a Pub By Shoot The Bull, 5 Scale Lane, Hull HU1 1LA


Start with a glass of champagne and an amuse bouche, followed by a 3 course meal £39.99 per person. View Menu. To book call 01482 242606 and quote YFG.
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Tapasya, 580 – 582 Beverley Rd, Hull HU6 7LH

Tapasya @ Marina Hull - Valentine's Day 2018


Valentine’s Menu £40 per person. View Menu. To book call 01482 242607 and quote YFG.
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Tapasya Marina, 2 – 3 Humber Dock Street, Marina, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU1 1TB

Valentine’s Day 2018 Kirkby Fleetham

The Black Horse Inn

3 course menu £40 per person including 1/2 bottle of house wine per couple. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
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Black Horse Inn, 7 Lumley Lane, Kirkby, Fleetham, North Yorkshire, DL7 0SH

Valentine’s Day 2018 Knaresborough

Goldsborough Hall Knaresborough best restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018

Goldsborough Hall (S&D)

– Five course romantic dinner and a glass of pink fizz with canapés on arrival for £85 per person, on Wednesday 14th February.
– Special Valentine’s Afternoon Tea with pink fizz on Valentine’s Day, £35 per person.
– Stay in one of their beautiful 5* rooms. Enjoy a complimentary glass of pink fizz on arrival with chocolate covered strawberries awaiting you in your room. Share a glass or two together in the oak-panelled Jacobean Library before making your way into the Dining Room for a 5-course dinner created by Head Chef Adam Thur. Plus, full Yorkshire breakfast. From £235 on 14th February.
– Warm up this winter in their outdoor hot tub while sipping champagne. Bed and breakfast in a luxury room, 1/2 bottle of champagne & cream tea £89pp.
(Valid Sunday-Thurs until 28th Feb)
To book call 01423 867321 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide.
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Goldsborough Hall, Church St, Goldsborough, Knaresborough HG5 8NR

Valentine’s Day 2018 Leeds

Vice and Virtue Leeds Fine Dining - Valentine's Day 2018

Vice and Virtue

Decedent Valentine’s Tasting Menu from £75 with optional drinks pairing packages. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
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Vice and Virtue, 68 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU

Stockdales of Yorkshire

Michelin Guide 2018 recommended and set in one of Leeds most beautiful dining destinations. Enjoy Valentine’s specials alongside their normal a la carte menu. Book via Open Table.
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Stockdales of Yorkshire, 8 South Parade, Leeds, LS1 5QX


Book a table for dinner on Wednesday 14th February from 5pm and you will each receive a complimentary glass of rosé Cava on arrival. Book via Open Table.
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Iberica, East Parade, Leeds LS1 2BH

Distrikt Bar and Restaurant

Enjoy half price tapas from 12-3pm and 5-10pm. View Menu. Call 0113 2433674 to book and quote YFG.
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Distrikt Bar & Restaurant, 7 Duncan St, Leeds LS1 6DQ
XO Supper Club
Popping up at The Brunswick, XO Supper Club combines Asian flavours with urban attitude to create an event like no other. Six courses £45 per person. Find out more. To book call The Brunswick on 0113 247 0546. 
The Brunswick, 82 North St, Leeds LS2 7PN
crafthouse valentines day 2018 - Valentine's Day 2018
Enjoy an exclusive tasting menu, with a decadent sharing dessert to finish. Available 14th – 17th February, £50 per person. Book via Open Table.
Crafthouse, Level 5 Trinity Leeds, 70 Boar Lane, Leeds, LS1 6HW

Kendal’s Bistro

Visit one of Leeds most romantic candle lit French restaurants this Valentine’s Day. Book via Open Table.
Kendells Bistro, St Peters Square, Leeds, LS9 8AH

The Deer Park

3 courses including a glass of prosecco, £29.95 per person. Available 9th – 17th February. Book via Open Table.
The Deer Park, 68 Street Lane, Roundhay, Leeds, LS8 2DQ

Valentine’s Day 2018 Malton

The Talbot Hotel (S&D)

‘Winter Treat Offer’ – Bed, breakfast and Cream Tea from just £90 per room, available until the end of March 2018.
Call 01653 639096 to book and quote YFG.
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The Talbot Hotel, Yorkersgate, Malton YO17 7AJ

Valentine’s Day Northallerton 2018

Cleveland Tontine Northallerton Best Restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018
The Cleveland Tontine (S&D)
 – Enjoy a six course candlelit dinner £49.95 per person. View Menu. Or treat the one you love with their special Pink Fizz Afternoon Tea, £29.95 per person. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
 –  On Wednesday 14th February enjoy a romantic getaway at The Cleveland Tontine that includes luxury accommodation, late check-out where available, dinner from the Valentine’s Menu, bottle of fizz and breakfast. From £215 per couple.
– Winter Escape – Room upgrade if available, winter warmer cocktail, full Yorkshire breakfast and dinner from a la carte menu – £149 per couple.
(Valid Sunday – Friday, until 28th February, excludes 14th Feb).
Call 01609 882671 to book and quote YFG.
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The Cleveland Tontine, Staddlebridge, Northallerton DL6 3JB

Valentine’s Day 2018 Richmond

The Black Bull Richmond Best Restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018

Black Bull Inn

Enjoy a six-course candlelit tasting dinner at the Black Bull Inn, £49.95 per person. View Menu. Book via open table.
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The Black Bull, Moulton, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 6QJ

Valentine’s Day 2018 Scarborough

The Plough Inn (S&D)

Boutique romantic stay at The Plough Inn. Three course dinner, two cocktails or a bottle of prosecco, one night stay and full Yorkshire breakfast. £165 per couple. Call 01723 362622 to book and quote YFG.
(Valid Friday 9th – Sunday 18th February)
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The Plough Inn, 21–23 High Street, Scalby, North Yorkshire, YO13 0PT

The Copper Horse

The Copper Horse offers an enjoyable dining experience alongside luxury accommodation. Serving their comforting menu which focus on local produce, alongside Valentine’s specials. View Menu. Call 01723 862029 to book and quote YFG.  
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The Copper Horse, Main Street, Seamer, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 4PS

Valentine’s Day 2018 Sheffield

Rafters Sheffield - Valentine's Day 2018

The Rafters

A foodie’s heaven, so it’s no surprise that they’re already fully booked for 14th February. There’s still chance to grab a seat for Saturday 17th February Lunch, where as a one off they will be serving their Experience Tasting Menus (£55 – view sample menu) as well as their Saturday Lunch Menu (£48). Book below via Book a Table.

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Rafters, 220 Oakbrook Road, Sheffield, S11 7ED

Valentine's Day 2018 - Joro Sheffield


Recently awarded 3 AA Rosettes and after receiving a ‘BIB gourmand’ by Michelin last year, Joro is the perfect foodie destination to spoil your Valentine. Serving their ever-changing seasonal small plates menu. View sample menu.
You can also take advantage of their lunch offer: 2 courses £22 or 3 courses £28 including Snacks, Sourdough & Cultured Butter from their Set Lunch Menu.
(Valid Thursday – Saturday).
Book via Book a Table Below

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Joro, 294 Shalesmoor, Sheffield S3 8US

Craft and Dough

Enjoy two artisan pizzas and a bottle of wine for £20 per couple.
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Craft & Dough, 1A, Kelham Square, Kelham Island, Sheffield S3 8SD – 0114 276 2803
Craft & Dough, 44 Campo Lane, Sheffield, S1 2EG – 0114 272 2150

The Milestone

7 course Valentine’s Tasting Menu £45 per person with optional drinks flight for an additional £15. View Menu. Call 0114 272 8327 to book and quote YFG.
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The Milestone, 84 Green Ln, Sheffield S3 8SE

Bocelli 1831 Sheffield Review - Valentine's Day 2018

Bocelli 1831 Prosecco Bar & Restaurant

Join one of Sheffield’s newest dining destinations for their Valentine’s Sharing Dinner. Indulge in their small plates menu and a glass of wonderfully sweet Fior D’Arancio Sparkling Wine, whilst listening to jazz and neo-soul piano vocalist Ryan Taylor. Find out more.
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Bocelli 1831, 359-361 Ecclesall Rd, Sheffield S11 8PF

Valentine’s Day 2018 Skipton

The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa (S&D)

Two nights overnight accommodation, dinner in the AA Rosette Brasserie Restaurant on one night, A la carte dining in the 3AA rosette Burlington Restaurant on one night, full Yorkshire breakfast each morning, unlimited use of the exclusive spa and leisure facilities and access to the Bolton Abbey Estate £132.50 per person per night.
Overnight accommodation, 6-course Tasting Menu, full Yorkshire breakfast, access to The Devonshire Spa, 20% discount off any pre-booked Spa treatments and access to The Bolton Abbey Estate £137.50 per person.
(Saturdays and Mondays are excluded)

Call 01756 718100 to book and quote YFG.
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The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Bolton Bridge, Skipton BD23 6AJ

Valentine’s Day 2018 Thirsk

The Carpenters Arms (S&D)

– Yorkshire Romance Escape – Accommodation in a Garden room, bottle of house Champagne in room, chocolate dipped strawberries, rose petals, full Yorkshire breakfast and three-course dinner from the romance package sharing menu. £259 per couple.
(Valid Monday – Sunday)
– Yorkshire Retreats – Two nights accommodation in a Garden Room, full Yorkshire breakfast daily, 3-course a la carte dinner each night. Only £299 for 2 nights for 2 people.
(Valid Sunday – Friday subject to availability. Minimum 2 night stay required.)
Call 01845 537369 to book and quote YFG.
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The Carpenters Arms, 1 Church View, Felixkirk, Thirsk YO7 2DP

Valentine’s Day 2018 Wakefield

Lakeside Café & Bistro

– Serving their usual delicious menus including Valentine’s specials. Extended opening times 9.30am-9pm 14th – 16th February. View Sample Menu.
– On Fridays enjoy their signature Chateaubriand for £31.95 for two, reduced from the usual price of £49.
(Valid 4.30pm-7pm Fridays)
To book call 01924 251241 and quote YFG.
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Lakeside Café and Bistro, 671 Barnsley Rd, Newmillerdam, Wakefield WF2 6QG

 Robatary Wakefield Valentine's Day 2018


Visit Wakefield’s stunning new dining destination, Robatary and enjoy their 3 course Valentine’s Day Menu for £35, including a glass of Bolla Rose Prosecco with rose petals. View Menu. Call 01924 211904 to book and quote YFG.
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Robatary, 25-27 Northgate, Wakefield WF1 3BJ

The Pledwick Well Inn

The buzzing gastro-pub is serving their normal hearty menu alongside their renowned cocktails on 14th February. View Menu. Call 01924 255599 to book and quote YFG.
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The Pledwick Well Inn, 434 Barnsley Road, Newmillerdam, Wakefield, WF2 6QE

Valentine’s Day 2018 Whitby

 Star Inn The Harbour Whitby Best Restaurants - Valentine's Day 2018

The Star Inn the Harbour

£29.95 for two courses or £38 for three courses. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
(Available Monday 12th until Friday 16th February)
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The Star Inn the Harbour, Langborne road, Whitby YO21 1YN

Valentine’s Day 2018 York

Le Cochon Aveugle

Special Valentine’s Menu featuring some of Head Chef Josh Overington’s favourite and best ever dishes – their ‘Cochon Classics’. A menu not to be missed! With it, Restaurant Manager Vicky will be creating a fantastic champagne and sparkling wine pairing option to accompany the menu – £80 per person. Bookings by phone only on 01904 640222. 
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Le Cochon Aveugle, 37 Walmgate, York YO1 9TX
The Lamb & Lion Inn 
8 course tasting menu £30. View Menu. To book call 01904 654112 and quote YFG.
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The Lamb & Lion Inn, 2-4 High Petergate, York YO1 7EH
The Park restaurant York adam jackson - Valentine's Day 2018
The Park Restaurant at Marmadukes Town House Hotel (S&D)
– 8 course tasting menu £75 per person, optional paired wines an additional £50 per person. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
(Served 14th – 17th February)
– Dinner with paired wines, double deluxe bedroom, Yorkshire breakfast, early check in (from 2pm), late check out till 12pm, 2-4-1 discount vouchers for entry to the York Dungeon – £199 per couple. Call 01904 540903 to book and quote Yorkshire Food Guide. 
(Valid Tuesday – Thursday from Tuesday 16th January until Thursday 29th March).
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The Park Restaurant at Marmadukes, 4-5 St. Peters Grove York, North Yorkshire, YO30 6AQ

Mr P’s Curious Tavern

Five small plates, £35 per person. View Menu. Book via Open Table. 
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Mr P’s Curious Tavern, 71 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY

Street Clever Kitchen Takeover at Fossgate Social

The amazing Street Clever, one of the UK’s best street food traders will be taking over the kitchen at The Fossgate Social. From 14th – 18th February, serving street cleaver style brunches, bao buns and an Asian inspired small plates menu. No booking required. View Menus.
Fossgate Social, 25 Fossgate, York YO1 9TA
Carpenters Arms Felixkirk Events - Valentine's Day 2018

The Punch Bowl Inn

Stunning full of character old inn, located on the outskirts of York. Special Valentine’s Sharing Menu available, as well as their Wednesday Steak Night Offer – two delicious sirloin steaks and a bottle of wine for £29.95. View Menu. Book via Open Table.
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The Punch Bowl Inn, Marton cum Grafton, North Yorkshire, YO51 9QY

Star Inn The City

Visit the stunning riverside setting of the characterful Star Inn The City and choose from their Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, All Day Dining or daily changing Market Menu. View Menus. Book via Open Table.
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Star Inn the City, 3 Museum St, York YO1 7DR

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