Eight Ash Green Website General Terms and Conditions of Use

We make our site available to users subject to acceptance of these terms and conditions of use. Your use of our site constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions.

1. Definitions

In these terms and conditions: “site” means our web site, being our presence on the world wide web, (URL address www.eightashgreen.com) and “our”, “we” or “us” means Eight Ash Green Parish a set of voluntary groups and the local Parish Council and includes our Councillors, Parish Clerk and Volunteers; and “you” and “your” means any person using our site.

2. Our Obligations
Site availability
We will use reasonable efforts at all times, so far as this is within our reasonable control, to make our site (and its content and functionality) available to you. You acknowledge that access to our site cannot be expected to be uninterrupted or error free and that speed and reliability of access may vary in accordance with user demand for our site and the Internet generally.

Content
We will use reasonable efforts in compiling, maintaining and updating our site. However, we do not represent that any content will be accurate, complete, reliable, timely or suitable for your required purpose, whether or not you have previously told us what that purpose is.

Furthermore, the information contained on this website is for information purposes only and we are not providing any specific financial, banking or investment advice from our site and if such advice is required a professional adviser should be consulted.

Security
We will make vigorous efforts to prevent unauthorised access to, or the introduction of viruses into our site, but no representation is given that the site is free from infection by viruses, Trojan horses, worms or anything else that has contamination or destructive policies.

Privacy Policy
We will take the steps set out in our privacy policy to endeavour to secure any personal data you provide to us. We will use your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy and by continuing to use our site you agree to such use. The Privacy Policy forms part of these terms and conditions.

3. Our liability to you
These terms and conditions do not exclude our liability (if any) to you for personal injury or death resulting from our negligence, for fraud or for any matter which it would be illegal for us to exclude or to attempt to exclude our liability. We do not guarantee that this website will be compatible with all hardware and software which you may use. We also do not guarantee that this website will be available all the time or at any specific time. We reserve the right to withdraw this website at any time.

We are only liable to you for direct losses which you suffer as a result of a breach of these terms and conditions by us. Our liability to you shall not in any event include losses related to any business, including but not limited to lost data, lost profits, business interruption or wasted management time. We are also not responsible for any losses which you may incur which we could not foresee when you accessed this website.

4. Your Liability
You will be liable to us for damage or loss we suffer due to any unauthorised or unlawful use of our site by you or any unauthorised use of any means of secured access we provide you with or any breach of these terms and conditions of use by you.

5. Links
Certain links, including hypertext links, in our site will lead you to websites or pages that are not under our control. Links are provided for convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement in any way of the linked site or its content. We do not accept any responsibility for the content of any linked sites and shall have no liability to you for any failure on the part of the operator of the linked site or any of its suppliers to fulfil any obligation owed to you, for any misrepresentation any such person might make or permit to be made or for any defective or deficient product or service any of them might supply to you.

Linking or framing of our site without our prior written consent is prohibited.

6. Interacting with our site
You may not in any circumstances do any of the following on or in relation to our site:

publish or distribute material that is defamatory, unlawful, objectionable, obscene or in breach of confidence or of a third party’s privacy rights; harass, threaten, stalk or abuse others or otherwise violate their legal rights or behave in a manner that causes annoyance or inconvenience; send, receive, download, upload or disseminate material protected by intellectual property laws or any other laws unless you own those rights or have received all necessary consents; send material containing viruses or any corrupted data; post or send chain letters or pyramid schemes; act in any way that disrupts or interrupts the operation of our site; post advertising or solicitation materials; impersonate another person including any member of our staff; act in any manner contrary to any applicable law or regulation, or in any way that may in our opinion have an adverse effect on our site; or modify, move, add to, delete or otherwise tamper with the information contained in our site.

You may view, use, and print any materials on our site for personal use only. Commercial use is not permitted. We reserve the right (but do not take on the obligation) to monitor use of our site or any part of it and to remove for any reason without notice any content. However, you acknowledge that we do not endorse any content on our site that is not produced by us and that such content shall not be considered reviewed or screened by us.

Unauthorised use of our site may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

7. Your authority
You acknowledge that neither we nor any supplier is responsible for investigating the authority of you or any person whom you permit to utilise any means of secured access provided to you by us. You are solely responsible for monitoring the use that you and any subsidiary users make of our site.

8. Access to our site
We reserve the right in our sole discretion to deny users access to our site or any part of our site without notice and to decline to provide the service to any user that is in breach of these terms and conditions of use.

9. Termination of registration
We may terminate your registration immediately if you are in breach of any of these terms and conditions or in the event that our agreement with your employer terminates for whatever reason. You may terminate your registration at any time by notifying us via the Eight Ash Green Parish contact page. We will then remove your access rights to our site.

Any rights which have accrued to either of us at the date of termination will remain enforceable after termination. Termination will not affect any agreements you have entered into through the site with third parties. (However, certain of those agreements may themselves provide for a right of termination upon termination of your registration for any reason).

10. Third party rights
These terms are only enforceable by both of us. Except as aforesaid, any rights of any person to enforce these terms pursuant to the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 are excluded.

11. Changes
We reserve the right at any time without notice to revise the content of our site (including the services offered by us) and these terms and conditions. Any changes to these terms and conditions will be posted on our site and by continuing to use our site following any such change you will signify that you agree to be bound by the revised terms and conditions of use.

12. Copyright
All rights in the design, text, graphics and other material on our site and the selection or arrangement thereof are the copyright of us or other third parties. Except as specifically permitted, no portion of this site may be distributed or reproduced by any means, or in any form, without our prior written permission.

13. Trade marks
All trademarks displayed on this site are owned or used under licence by Eight Ash Green Parish and its affiliates or permission has been obtained by Eight Ash Green Parish to use a trademark that appears on our website but is owned by a third party. No permission is given by us in respect of the use of any such trademarks, and such use may constitute an infringement of the holder’s rights.

14. Events beyond our control
We shall not be liable to you for any breach of these terms and conditions of use or any failure to provide or delay in providing our services through our site resulting from any event or circumstance beyond our reasonable control including, without limitation, strikes, lock outs and other industrial disputes, breakdown of systems or network access, fire, explosion or accident.

15. Complete Agreement
These terms and conditions (including our Privacy Policy) contain all the terms which govern your use of our site. Any services which you agree to purchase from us using this website will be subject to separate terms and conditions notified to you when we receive your order.

16. Applicable law and jurisdiction 
These terms and conditions (and any dispute, controversy, proceedings or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in any way relating to these terms and conditions or their formation) shall be governed and construed in accordance with English Law and any disputes arising in relation thereto shall fall within the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

17. Compatibility 
We do not guarantee that our site will be compatible with all hardware and software which may be used by visitors to our site. We will not be liable to you for damage to your computer equipment, software, data or other materials caused by you accessing our site, or your downloading of any materials, data, text or images or for any damage caused by viruses that may affect your computer equipment.

Issue 1.0, 9th October 2012