wiring

Is there anything wrong with instead of dropping a wire down to a socket and bringing a wire back up to continue the circuit, to use a junction box to drop just one wire down?
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This creates a spur and is permissible as long as you are tapping into a ring circuit and not continuing from another spur.
Also, you can't run another socket from the first in a daisy chain with a spur done this way or from an existing socket on the ring. However, if the connection at the position of your junction box were made a fused connection unit with a 13A fuse, you can connect as many sockets as you like downstream of it.
THe junction box should be located where it is accessible if it has screw terminals.
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