Terms & conditions

Please read these Terms & conditions. If you do not agree with them, please do not use this website.

Terms & conditions

This website ecochurchsouthwest.org.uk is owned and managed by the Dioceses of Baths & Wells, Bristol, Exeter, Gloucester, Salisbury, Truro and Winchester (‘the seven Dioceses’).

For the purposes of these Terms & conditions, ‘us’ ‘we’ and ‘our’ refer to the seven Dioceses.

Your use of this website constitutes your acceptance of these Terms & conditions, and your conduct indicates that you agree to be bound by them.

Use

This website is intended to provide information about the seven Dioceses’ activities and issues relevant to their objectives.

We make every effort to ensure that the information on our website is up-to-date and correct, but we cannot guarantee that it is 100% free of inaccuracies, errors or omissions.

We are not responsible for ensuring the availability of this website, or the timeliness or otherwise of any content or information.

We reserve the right to change, replace or amend any part of the website at any time without notice.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our website. Access to the website is permitted on a temporary basis. We reserve the right to terminate your access to the website or any part of it or to withdraw any of our services at any time, without notice, for any reason (including without limitation any breach of these Terms & conditions). Occasionally, we may restrict access to some parts of our website, to our entire website and/or to users who have registered with us.

Any decision made by users on the basis of information on our website, is the responsibility of the user. We do not accept liability (as far as permitted by law) for any loss arising from any use of or reliance on information or links included in this website.

You must not use our website fraudulently or for any unlawful purpose, for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way or to transmit or procure the sending of spam.

Users of this website must not knowingly transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other programs which could harm computer software or hardware.

Except as specifically set out in these Terms & conditions, to the fullest extent permissible by law, neither the seven Dioceses nor any of their affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives will be liable (whether under contract, tort or statute) for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses were foreseeable or not):

  • losses suffered by third parties;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of profit;
  • loss of revenue;
  • loss of business or opportunity;
  • loss of goodwill; or
  • any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages

arising from the use of the website, the inability to use the website, the results of use of the website, any website linked to it or any material contained in the website. For the avoidance of doubt, the losses listed immediately above are intended to be severable.

Nothing in these Terms & conditions shall exclude or limit the seven Dioceses’ liability for death or personal injury caused by its negligence or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or for any liability which cannot be excluded or limited by law.

Changes to these Terms & conditions

The seven Dioceses reserve the right to replace or modify these Terms & conditions and any linked policies at any time without notice. Your continued use of the website after any such replacement or modification constitutes acceptance of the relevant changed or new Terms & conditions.

Compensation

You will be responsible for all losses or damages we suffer (including our reasonable legal fees) that are caused by your breach of these Terms & conditions or by you using the website.

Governing law

These Terms & conditions are subject to English law. All claims or disputes arising out of or in connection with the use of the websites shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Trademarks and copyright

Copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights on this website are either owned by or licensed to the seven Dioceses, unless otherwise stated. Compliance with copyright law is your liability.

You may reproduce the copyright material appearing on this website free of charge without specific permission for private personal use only, as long as the copyright and source indications are also copied, the content is not amended in any way, and is not reproduced in a derogatory or misleading manner or context.

No copying or distribution for any commercial or business use is permitted without prior written consent from the relevant Diocese.

Our permission to reproduce copyright material does not extend to any material on this website that is the copyright material of any other person.

Links to other websites

We do not endorse or accept liability for the content or privacy policy of any third party websites linked to our website.

We welcome links to our website. Any link must comply with the following conditions:
(i) the link must not create the false impression that your organisation, or any of its products or services, is recommended by or associated with the seven Dioceses;
(ii) the existence of the link, its position, appearance or any other aspect of it must not damage or be likely to damage the names or reputations of the seven Dioceses;
(iii) the selected link must display the website as a full screen and not within a frame on the website on which the link appears;
(iv) you shall take all reasonable precautions to ensure that the use and existence of the link does not cause the transmission to the website of viruses or any other harmful programs.

We reserve the right to require the removal of any link to any of our websites at any time (whether or not previous consent to such link has been given).