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  • Use a single dash in the same way as a colon – to mark a break.
  • Use paired dashes – but only in the middle of a sentence – in the same way you would use brackets.
  • Make sure you use a dash (–) and not a hyphen (-).


See dates and times.

Do as they do

When organisations use a specific style in their official title it should be adopted, even if it is contrary to council style (eg easyJet, adidas, EastEnders).


Download a copy of our style guide

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