Terms and Conditions

This website is owned and operated by Brighton Festival Chorus.

The Brighton Festival Chorus is a registered charity, registration number 1173302. The registered address is Brighton Festival Chorus, Ground Floor Flat, 286 Ditchling Road, Brighton BN1 6JF, United Kingdom.

Please read these Terms carefully before you start to use our Site.

By accessing or using our Site, you agree to the terms set forth in these Terms and to comply with them at all times. Brighton Festival Chorus retains the right, at its discretion, to change any of these Terms in the future and it is your responsibility to refer to and comply with these Terms when accessing our Site. Some of the provisions contained in these Terms may also be superseded by provision or notices published elsewhere on our Site. Your continued use of our Site constitutes your agreement to all of these Terms as revised from time to time. Our Site may be used only for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of our Site by, any third party. If these Terms are not accepted by you in full, you must immediately terminate your use of our Site.

Visitors to this web site are referred to as “You” or “Your”
Brighton Festival Chorus is referred to as “Us” or “We” or Our..

Brighton Festival Chorus strives to present accurate, up-to-date information on this website. However, we can accept no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused in the event that information provided here contains errors.

1. Cookies
A cookie is a text-only string of information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on Your computer's hard disk so that the website can remember who You are. A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value.
The Brighton Festival Chorus uses a persistent cookie for the purposes of authentication to the members' area. The brower on Your computer checks for the presence of this cookie when the page loads, and the website customises the content if it is not found. Persistent Cookies remain in the cookie file of Your browser for the lifetime of the specific cookie, or until deleted by the user. The website uses Google Analytics, which uses First and sometimes Third party cookies;  for more information see Google Analytics' website.
The vast majority of websites use cookies. Cookies cannot be used by themselves to identify You.

Disabling/Enabling Cookies
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in Your browser. However, You may not be able to use all the interactive features of Our site if cookies are disabled.

2. Privacy Pledge
We take Your privacy very seriously and are committed to providing users with an Internet experience that respects Your privacy.

3. Spam Attack
The EU Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications demands that member states do more to combat spam. The UK law tries to create a system that lets legitimate businesses send direct e-mail to users but attempts to stop the scammers and spammers.
We only send emails to addresses that have been supplied directly to Us by visitors and We always remove addresses from Our address book when requested to do so by those customers.
We never spam.

4. Data Protection
We are governed by the Data Protection Act 1998.

5. Access to Our Website
We will do Our utmost to ensure that availability of the website will be uninterrupted and that transmissions will be error-free. However, due to the nature of the Internet, this cannot be guaranteed.
Your access to the website may also be occasionally suspended or restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance, or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will attempt to limit the frequency and duration of any such suspension or restriction.

6. Licence for Website Access
We grant You a limited licence to access and make personal use of this website, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent from Us.
This licence does not include any resale or commercial use of this website or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this website or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools.
This website or any portion of this website may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without Our express written consent.

7. Your Conduct
You must not use the website in any way that causes, or is likely to cause, the website or access to it to be interrupted, damaged or impaired in any way. You must use the website for lawful purposes only and must not use the website for any of the following:

  1. Fraudulent purposes, or in connection with a criminal offence or other unlawful activity
  2. To send, use or reuse any material that is illegal, offensive, abusive, indecent, defamatory, obscene or menacing
  3. In breach of copyright, trademark, confidence, privacy or any other right
  4. To cause injury to third parties
  5. Objectionable comments
  6. Any material/data which consists of or contains software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mailings or any  “spam”.

8. Copyright
All content included on the website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, and images belong to Us, and are protected by United Kingdom and international copyright laws.
Our graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names may not be used in connection with any product service without Our written authorisation.
If you wish to reproduce images used on this site, you must obtain permission from Brighton Festival Chorus and the credited photographer.

9. Links to other websites
We are not responsible for the content of any other website, including any website through which you may have gained access to our Site or to which you may gain access from our Site. We do not accept any liability in connection with any such Sites or links. Where our Site contains links to other Sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those Sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

10. Linking to our Site
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our Site must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. The website from which you are linking must comply in all respects with these Terms.
If you wish to make any use of material on our Site other than that set out above, please contact us via the contact page.

11. Events Beyond Our Reasonable Control
We will not be held responsible for any delay or failure to comply with Our obligations under these conditions if the delay or failure arises from any cause which is beyond Our reasonable control. This condition does not affect Your statutory rights.

12. Waiver
If You breach these conditions and We take no action, We will still be entitled to use Our rights and remedies in any other situation where You breach these conditions.

13. Governing Law and Jurisdiction
These conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.

14. Statutory Rights
These conditions in no way affect Your statutory rights.

Additional rules
Our Site may contain features that are governed by additional rules. Please read those rules, posted or linked at each feature, before participating in them, as they form part of these Terms.