Sealand
in Flintshire of Wales, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
53.212 and -2.972 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 53° 12' 43" and W -2° 58' 18"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:55 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:46 am and 7:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Touring Sealand

Sealand in Flintshire (Wales) is a town located in United Kingdom about 168 mi (or 271 km) north-west of London, the country's capital place.

Time in Sealand is now 11:55 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 8 airports nearby Sealand, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Hawarden Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Shotwick, Mollington, Ledsham, Queensferry and Chester. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 16°C / 61 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Chance of rainfall 2%
Air Humidity 90%
Air Pressure 1022.5 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (10 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 16th of September 2019

13°C (56 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

13°C (56 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

14°C (57 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Chester Grosvenor

Address
3,7 mi
Eastgate
CH1 1LT Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Address
3,3 mi
Parkgate Road
CH66 9PB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macdonald New Blossoms

Address
3,8 mi
St John Street
CH1 1HL Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ABode Chester

Address
3,6 mi
Grosvenor Road
CH1 2DJ Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Crowne Plaza CHESTER

Address
3,5 mi
Trinity Street
CH1 2BD CHESTER
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Brookside

Address
3,4 mi
Brook Lane
CH2 2AN Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Oddfellows

Address
3,8 mi
20 Lower Bridge Street
CH1 1RS Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


VILLAGE CHESTER ST DAVIDS

Address
3,7 mi
ST DAVID'S PARK EWLOE
CH5 3YB Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Grosvenor Place Guest House

Address
3,7 mi
2 Grosvenor Place
CH1 2DE Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Saddle Inn

Address
3,7 mi
21 Grosvenor Street
CH1 2DD Chester
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Airbus Beluga 2 Landing Hawarden Airport 9th September 2014

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 09:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

Airbus Beluga No.2 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.


Monarch Airbus A321 Hawarden Airport Takeoff 02/03/12

Published: March 04, 2012
Length: 27:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chrisjamesboyle

Monarch A321 Takeoff from Hawarden Airport (CEG,EGNR). This was filmed returning back to Manchester on a Monarch Enthusiasts day to the Airbus Broughton factory. Reg: G-OZBP Type: Airbus...


Red Arrows Landing at Hawarden 2014 before Rhyl Airshow Display

Published: August 31, 2014
Length: 03:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

All 10 Red Arrows Landing at Hawarden Airport before display at Rhyl Airshow on 31st August 2014.


Hawarden Village Heritage Trail -The Archbishop Benson Story...

Published: March 26, 2012
Length: 14:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jbsandown

The North Wales village of Hawarden has a fascinating history. During the 19c, Hawarden castle, was the home of four-times Prime Minister, W E Gladstone. Mr Gladstone was a devout Anglican...


A350 XWB flypast Hawarden Airport UK, (Airbus Broughton, Flintshire) 28th Nov 2013

Published: November 28, 2013
Length: 38:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: westlaser

A350 XWB flypast Hawarden Airport UK, (Airbus Broughton) 28th Nov 2013 - Aircraft Registration No. F-WZGG (the second A350 to fly) (MSN3)


Touch and go at EGNR/Hawarden

Published: March 01, 2014
Length: 59:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: lookatthestars1101


Airbus Beluga 1 Landing Hawarden Airport 9th September 2014

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 28:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Steven Birt

Airbus Beluga No.1 Aircraft Landing at Broughton Aerospace Factory from Southern Approach.


Aviation Park Group Airside Tour Highlights

Published: June 19, 2014
Length: 52:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Hawarden Airport

A taster of what of what you could experience on an airside tour at Hawarden Airport.


6233 Duchess of Sutherland at speed eastbound from Queensferry 9th May 2009

Published: May 17, 2009
Length: 27:26 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Sion4

6233 is first seen homebound racing over the A494 roadbridge and on through Sandicroft towards Chester. She is then seen on the outbound trip in windy conditions passing Hawarden Airfield,...


Airbus Beluga Landing at Broughton Airfield, Chester

Published: August 15, 2013
Length: 25:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ben Billson

Video of an Airbus Beluga coming into land at Hawarden Airfield in Flintshire. Video was taken from the fire escape outside my old offices at Aviation Park.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Hawarden Castle (medieval)

Hawarden Old Castle is a medieval castle near Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales. Its oldest origins are indeterminate and the oldest fortifications on this site may date back to the Iron Age, later being used as a Norman Motte-and-bailey castle which was reportedly destroyed and replaced in a short period during the 13th century. The castle played an important role during the Welsh struggle for independence in the 13th century.

Located at 53.1808, -3.01977 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Castle ruins in Wales

RAF Sealand

Royal Air Force Station Sealand or more simply RAF Sealand was a Royal Air Force station in Flintshire, north Wales and operated between 1916 and 2006. Under defence cuts announced in 2004 RAF Sealand was completely closed in April 2006. All remaining RAF units were moved to RAF Leeming. Part of the original airfield is now operated as the civilian MoD Sealand.

Located at 53.2224, -2.99796 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal Air Force stations in Wales, Buildings and structures in Flintshire

Deva Stadium

The Deva Stadium, also known as the Exacta Stadium for sponsorship purposes, is an association football stadium spanning the Wales–England border in the United Kingdom, that is the home of Chester F.C. , the effective successor club to the liquidated Chester City F.C. The name Deva comes from the original Roman name for the fort Deva Victrix, which became the city of Chester, in North West England. The Deva Stadium replaced Sealand Road.

Located at 53.1892, -2.92381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Chester City F.C. stadiums, Chester F.C., Buildings and structures in Chester, Football venues in England, Football venues in Wales, Stadiums in Wales

John Summers High School

John Summers High School (formerly Deeside High School) is an English medium mixed comprehensive secondary school in the town of Queensferry, Wales, near the border with England. It teaches children aged 11-18. Sixth form education, (16-18), was provided through the Deeside Consortium, a group of three local high schools and the nearby sixth form college although Deeside College has now withdrawn from this consortium. Its Local Education Authority is Flintshire County Council.

Located at 53.2063, -3.0307 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Flintshire

A494 road

The A494 is an important trunk road in Wales. The road runs between "Drome Corner" at the intersection of the A548 and A550 by RAF Sealand, Queensferry and the A470 at Dolgellau, Gwynedd.

Located at 53.2049, -3.0223 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Wales, Transport in Denbighshire, Transport in Flintshire, Roads in Gwynedd

Deeside Leisure Centre

Deeside Leisure Centre is a sports centre in Queensferry, Flintshire, in Wales. Its facilities include Deeside Ice Rink, an Olympic-sized inline hockey rink, badminton courts and squash courts. The ice rink is the National Centre for Ice Sports in Wales and is home to the ice hockey teams the Flintshire Freeze and the Flintshire Phantoms.

Located at 53.2076, -3.0267 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor ice hockey venues in Wales

A5117 road

The A5117 is a road in Cheshire, England. It runs between Shotwick and Helsby and connects the A550 at Woodbank to the M56. As such it forms a northerly bypass to Chester and a shorter route between the North West and North Wales than the A55. The road is dualled west of the M56. There is roundabout with the A540 and at Dunkirk at the western terminus of the M56. East of the junction the road is single carriageway and crosses the A41 by way of a roundabout at Backford Cross.

Located at 53.2374, -2.9875 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in England, Roads in Cheshire

Shotwick Castle

Shotwick Castle was a medieval fortification near the village of Saughall, Cheshire, England. It is a scheduled monument.

Located at 53.2269, -2.9757 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Cheshire, Scheduled Ancient Monuments in Cheshire

Hawarden Castle (18th century)

New Hawarden Castle, in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales was the estate of former British Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone, which previously belonged to the family of his wife, Catherine Glynne. It was built in 1752. Gladstone occupied this home until his death there in 1898. The castle and estate are still a private residence (although some of the grounds are open to the public) and are still owned by the Gladstone family (the current proprietor is Sir William Gladstone).

Located at 53.1827, -3.01729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Flintshire, Mock castles in Wales, Houses completed in 1752, Country houses in Wales

Broughton Shopping Park

Broughton Shopping Park is a retail park situated in Broughton, Flintshire. Branches of many popular high street stores have an outlet at the park. The stores include McDonalds, Carphone Warehouse, Next, New Look, River Island, Game, Burton, Dorothy Perkins, British Home Store, JJB Sports, WH Smith, Tesco, Boots, Lipsy, Blacks and SportsDirect. com. There is also a Mill House Pub.

Located at 53.1683, -2.9729 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Flintshire, Retail parks in the United Kingdom, Visitor attractions in Flintshire

St Michael's Church, Shotwick

St Michael's Church, Shotwick is in the village of Shotwick, Cheshire, England. It is designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building. It has a Norman doorway but most of the church dates from the medieval period. Its furniture includes some ancient items. In the churchyard are a number of structures which are listed as Grade II. The church is an active Anglican parish church in the diocese of Chester, the archdeaconry of Chester and the deanery of Wirral South.

Located at 53.2388, -2.9951 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Cheshire, Grade I listed buildings in Cheshire, Grade I listed churches, Norman architecture, English Gothic architecture, Diocese of Chester

Shotwick Park

For the house originally called Shotwick Park, see Shotwick House Shotwick Park is a civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. Located near the village of Shotwick, it is four miles north west of Chester and close to the Welsh border. The area is the location of the remnants of Shotwick Castle, built about 1093 by Hugh Lupus, 1st Earl of Chester.

Located at 53.2333, -2.96667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Cheshire, Civil parishes in Cheshire

Bretton Bridge

Bretton Bridge is a bridge in Flintshire, Wales. Situated between the villages of Broughton and Bretton, Bretton Bridge used to be a back-road link, often used to avoid the congestion on the A5104 (Saltney Straight). The bridge still exists today, although its use has changed from a road to a public footpath, linking the lower part of Broughton village with Broughton Park. The bridge itself used to act as a railway bridge when the line between Broughton and Kinnerton existed.

Located at 53.1671, -2.9791 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Flintshire, Pedestrian bridges in Wales

Holy Trinity Church, Capenhurst

Holy Trinity Church, Capenhurst is in the village of Capenhurst, Cheshire, England. The church is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building. It is an active Anglican parish church in the diocese of Chester, the archdeaconry of Chester and the deanery of Wirral South. Its benefice is combined with that of St Oswald, Backford.

Located at 53.2573, -2.9489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Religious buildings completed in 1890, 19th-century Church of England church buildings, Church of England churches in Cheshire, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire, Gothic Revival architecture in Cheshire, John Douglas buildings, Diocese of Chester, James Harrison buildings

Sir John Glynne's Canal

Sir John Glynne's Canal was a canal in England built by Sir John Glynne. It ran from Saltney, just outside Chester to Bretton, a distance of about one mile. It was built about 1768, and was in use until 1779. It was used for the transportation of coal from mines in Flintshire into Chester.

Located at 53.171, -2.946 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in Cheshire

St Bartholomew's Church, Sealand

St Bartholomew's Church, Sealand is in Sealand, Flintshire, Wales. It is a constituent church in the Anglican Rectorial Benefice of Hawarden, the archdeaconry of Wrexham and the diocese of St Asaph. The church is a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.2128, -2.9709 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1867, 19th-century church buildings, Anglican congregations established in the 19th century, Gothic Revival architecture in Wales, Anglican churches in Wales, John Douglas buildings, Churches in Flintshire, Grade II listed churches, Grade II listed buildings in Flintshire

Chester F.C

Chester Football Club is a supporter-owned English football club based in Chester. The club was founded in 2010 following the winding-up of Chester City F.C. The club plays its home games at the Deva Stadium, and for its inaugural season played in the Northern Premier League Division One North following a successful appeal to the FA against their initial placement in the Northwest Counties League.

Located at 53.1892, -2.92381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Football clubs in Cheshire, Association football clubs established in 2010, Fan-owned English League football clubs, Chester F.C., Northern Premier League clubs, Football Conference, 2010 establishments in England

St Matthew's Church, Saltney

St Matthew's Church, Saltney, was in Flint Road, Saltney, Flintshire, Wales. The church was opened in 1911 as a mission church to the parish church of St Mark, Saltney. St Mark's Church is an Anglican church in the parish of Lache cum Saltney, the deanery of Chester, the archdeaconry of Chester and the diocese of Chester. St Matthew's was designed by the Chester architect John Douglas and built in brick with lancet windows.

Located at 53.181, -2.94578 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious buildings completed in 1911, 20th-century Anglican church buildings, Anglican churches in Wales, Former churches in Wales, Churches in Flintshire, John Douglas buildings

The Airfield

The Airfield is a football stadium in Broughton, Wales. It is home to Airbus UK Broughton F.C. who play in the Welsh Premier League.

Located at 53.1715, -2.98152 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Wales, Wrexham, Chester, Stadiums in Wales

Bretton Hall, Flintshire

Bretton Hall is located on the border of England and Wales close to the village of Bretton, Flintshire, Wales. The original fortified manor house was surrounded by a moat, it was replaced by a brick built house adjacent to the original site in the 18th century. The moat and foundations of the original house remain. The earliest references to Bretton Hall refer to a marriage between Isobel, daughter of Ralph Holland of Bretton and Hugh de Ravenscroft of Cheshire in the 15th century.

Located at 53.1678, -2.9505 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Manor houses in Wales, Houses in Flintshire

Crabwall Hall

Crabwall Hall is a former country house, later a hotel, in the village of Mollington, Cheshire, England. The present building dates from the 18th century. It replaced an early 17th-century house built for the Gamul family. The house was originally a "modest brick cottage" and it was refaced in the early 19th century. Figueirdo and Treuherz comment that this give it "the appearance of a toy fort". The interior was remodelled in about 1900.

Located at 53.2184, -2.924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Hotels in Cheshire, 18th-century architecture, 19th-century architecture, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire

Puddington Old Hall

Puddington Old Hall stands on a former moated site in the village of Puddington, Cheshire, England. It is sited near the England-Wales border, overlooking the Dee estuary.

Located at 53.2524, -3.01142 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, 15th-century architecture, Timber framed buildings, Grade II* listed buildings in Cheshire, Grade II* listed houses

Puddington Hall

Puddington Hall is a country house in the village of Puddington, Cheshire, England. It was built between 1872 and 1874 for Sir Rowland Stanley Errington, and altered in about 1904. It has since been divided into two houses. The older part of the house is constructed in red sandstone; the later part is partly timber-framed and partly pebbledashed. It is roofed with stone slates. The house is in two storeys plus attics, with an entrance front of six bays.

Located at 53.252, -3.00603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Cheshire, Houses completed in 1874, Timber framed buildings, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire, Grade II listed houses

Wales Coast Path

The Wales Coast Path (Welsh: Llwybr Arfordir Cymru) is a long-distance footpath which follows the whole of the coastline of Wales. It opened on 5 May 2012, and offers a 870 miles walking route from Chepstow, in the south, to Queensferry, in the north. Wales is the first country in the world to provide a dedicated footpath along its entire coastline. The Path runs through 11 National Nature Reserves and many more local Wildlife Trust and RSPB reserves.

Located at 53.211, -3.016 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Coastal paths in Wales, Long-distance footpaths in Wales, Parks in Wales, Visitor attractions in Wales

All Saints Church, Great Saughall

All Saints Church, Great Saughall, is located in Church Road in the civil parish of Saughall, Cheshire, England. It is an active Anglican parish church in the deanery of Wirral South, the archdeaconry of Chester, and the diocese of Chester. The church is designated by English Heritage as a Grade II listed building.

Located at 53.2272, -2.9552 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Church of England churches in Cheshire, Grade II listed buildings in Cheshire, Grade II listed churches, Religious buildings completed in 1910, Diocese of Chester

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15 Sep
2019

Tour Of 8 White Friars
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Wirral Wedding Fayre At The Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port / Cheshire Oaks
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Wirral Wedding Fair At The Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port Cheshire Oaks
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Tour Of 8 White Friars
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Hoole: Guided Walking Tour Of The Victorian/Edwardian Township
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16 Sep
2019

Discover King's Juniors - Open Afternoon
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17 Sep
2019

JK Business Club Chester Breakfast
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Inside Out- An Alternative View- Unlock Your Commercial Potential - Chester
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New Business Network
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Managing Stock - The Good & Bad Times - Chester
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Property Tuesdays! Free Property Networking Event In Chester
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Property Tuesdays! Free Property Networking Event In Ellesmere Port
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18 Sep
2019

Mental Health First Aid - Chester - Adult Two Day
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19 Sep
2019

Telford’s Folk Sessions
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Breakfast Network Event - Employment Law Update
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