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select2 search function not working correctly

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I am using the select2 search function ( https://select2.org/ ) on the below links. However I am getting different results on my live site verses my dev site and can't work out why as I believe the code is the same. I assume there must be a difference, but I can't see it?

Dev site: https://dev.cmyuk.com/large-format-print/materials/guide/
Live site: https://www.cmyuk.com/large-format-print/materials/guide/

Please do the following...
Test the search function with the placeholder "Search by name" in the middle. As an example just type in "pongs", then select the first item, the click the search icon.
On the dev site this works correctly, but not on the live site. You will see the difference with the url parameter changes. If you inspect the code you will see the select2 value is different too.

I can't see where the code if different. Please help?


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