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Cut it back after it has flowered that way it still may flower next year as it only flowers on last years wood
Yes indeed, immediately after flowering and that should happen in teh next few weeks.
You can then either give it an overall hair cut to tidy it up and cut a few main stems at the base then leave them to wilt before pulling them out or cut the whole thing back to low pairs of leaves and then train the new growth where you want it to grow. Whatever you do, make sure you give it a good feed of proper cleatis food and a liquid tonic of rose or tomato food to give it a boost.
I'd leave it be for a while, mine is only just really putting on any growth, most of it is still stick. I'd wait until it's actively growing and the flowers have gone.