These terms relate to your use of the Site.
2. Copyright and Trademarks
The information and materials (“Content”) appearing on the Site are displayed for personal, non-commercial use only. All software used on the Site and all Content included on the Site (including, without limitation, site design, text, graphics, audio and video, the selection and arrangement thereof and the underlying source code) is our property, or that of our suppliers, and is protected by international copyright laws. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
None of the Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written permission of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading of one copy of extracts from the Site’s Media Hub on any single computer for personal, non-commercial home use only, provided that all copyright and proprietary notices are kept intact. Modification of any of the Content or use of any of the Content for any purpose other than as set out herein (including without limitation on any other website or computer network) is prohibited. If you breach any of the terms of this legal notice, your permission to use the Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any downloaded or printed extracts from the Site. Requests to republish any of the Content and to use quotations or extracts from the Site should be addressed by completing and submitting our online ‘Contact Form’
All trademarks, service marks and logos used on the Site from time to time are the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners. We have made every effort to secure (where appropriate) licenses and clearances for all third party intellectual property used on the Site. You may notify us of alleged intellectual property rights infringement by completing and submitting our online ‘Contact Form’
3. Links to Third Party Websites
4. Liability Disclaimer
While we endeavour to ensure that the information on the site is correct, to the maximum extent permitted by law, we provide you with the site on an ‘as is’ basis only. You accept that access to the site may be suspended at any time and without notice in the case of systems failure, maintenance or repair or for any other reasons whatsoever, including for reasons beyond our control.
We make no representation or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the site or the information (including samples as defined at clause 1 above), reliability, completeness or timeliness of the content or services available on the site or that the use of the site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free. You expressly agree that your use of the site is at your own risk.
Further, any other party (whether or not involved in creating, producing, maintaining or delivering the site) including the officers, employees, consultants or agents exclude all liability and responsibility for any amount or kind of loss or damage that may result to you or any third party (including without limitation, any direct, indirect, punitive or consequential loss or damages, or any loss of income, profits, goodwill, data, contracts, use of money or loss or damages arising from or connected in any way to business interpretation and whether in tort (including without negligence) contract, warranty or otherwise in connection with the site in any way or in connection with the use, inability to use or the results of use of the site, any websites linked to the site or the content on the site, including but not limited to loss or damage due to viruses (including logic bombs, trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data) that may infect your computer equipment, software data or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing the site or your downloading of any content from the site or any websites linked to the site. Further, we exclude all liability and responsibility as set out above whether or not we are advised of the possibility of such loss or damage.
Nothing in this legal notice shall exclude or limit our (including our employees or agents) liability for:-
(a) death, personal injury or fraud caused by our negligence; or (b) mis-representation as to a fundamental matter; or (c) any liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law, including:-
(a) conditions and warranties as to title to goods implied by sale of goods legislation and where the customer deals as a consumer; or
(b) conditions as to goods’ description, fitness and quality and implied by sale of goods legislation and conditions as to supply of goods and services legislation
If your use of the content on the site results in the need for servicing, repairing or correction of equipment, software or data you assume all costs thereof.
If you are a consumer this legal notice does not affect your statutory rights which you have under law which cannot be excluded or limited. If you want to know what these rights are, you should contact your local Citizens’ Advice Bureau.
5. Your Account
If you have an account with us, then you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of this account and any related passwords for your restricting access to your computer and/or account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that take place under your account and/or passwords. Currently, only employees, and certain vendors require passwords to access certain portions of the web site. At this time, general consumers do not require passwords to access our Site. In the event that providing you with a password becomes necessary or helpful to your use of our Site, you will be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of this account and any related passwords for your restricting access to your computer and/or account. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that take place under your account and/or passwords.
You agree that we may in our sole discretion and at any time terminate any password and account (or any part thereof) of yours without limitation, if we reasonably believe that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these terms.
You agree to indemnify and hold us, our officers, employees, agents, consultants, licensees, web designer, web personnel and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from or alleged to result from, your use of the Content of the Site in a manner that violates, or is alleged to violate, these terms. We shall provide notice to you promptly of any such claim, suit, or proceeding, and shall reasonably co-operate with you, at your expense, in your defence of any such claim.
8. Force Majeure
We will not be liable for any delay or failure in performance or interruption of the delivery of the Content of the Site. Furthermore, we will not be liable for any delay or failure in performance or interruption of the delivery of the Content of the Site resulting directly or indirectly from any cause or circumstances beyond our reasonable control, including but not limited to failure of equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, computer viruses (including logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software or harmful data), unauthorised access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes or natural disasters, strikes, or other labour problems, wars or governmental restrictions.
9. Severability and Waiver
If any provision of these terms is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of these terms shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
10. Access Outside England
We are based in England. Access to the Content of the Site may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Site from outside England you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the Laws of your jurisdiction. Recognising the global nature of the internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside.
12. Entire Agreement
These terms constitute the entire agreement between you and us and govern your use of the Site, superseding any prior agreements between you and us.
These terms are governed by, and construed in accordance with, English Law unless you live in Scotland in which case, these terms will be governed by Scots Law and you and us irrevocably agree that the UK Courts shall have non-exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of or in connection with these terms or the legal relationship established by them, and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the UK Courts.
13. Notification of changes to these Terms and Conditions
We reserve the right at our sole discretion to add to or change these terms. If we publish any changes we will let you know by posting such changes to this page and/or by posting notification of change to our Site homepage. Once we have posted any such changes it is then your responsibility as a user to ensure that you are aware of such changes from time to time. Changes will become effective 24 hours after first posting and you will be deemed to have accepted any change if you continue to access the Site after that time.
14. User Information
We do collect information on what pages are accessed or visited by you for statistical purposes. Our web site uses web site statistical services that compile statistics on the general geographical locations of users, IP addresses, the time spent on the web site, the pages visited, the screen resolutions and other useful statistical data pertaining to visitors’ computers and the pages accessed when visiting the Site. By viewing any page within our Site, your data is collected by our stats services. Other personal information may be volunteered by you, such as your contact details, survey information and/or any site registrations. We use this information for internal review and in order to improve the content of the Site.
15. Our Contact Details
If you have any comments suggestions or questions about these terms and/or the Site and/or us generally, please contact us by completing and submitting our online ‘Contact Form’
16. Monitoring Phone Calls
We may monitor and record phone calls. This will help us to improve our service and make sure we keep to our practices and procedures. Also, by recording phone calls, we can provide evidence of any agreements you enter into over the phone. Any phones calls recorded will be deleted after 30 days.
17. Charity Information
This site is the property of:
PO Box 719
York, YO1 0HF
Charity No. 1168566