Promoting Aberystwyth Town Life

Website Terms

  1. THIS WEBSITE

1.1  This website (“Website”) is owned and operated by Aber Town & Gown Partnership, a registered organisation in England and Wales. Our registered office address is at Aber Town & Gown, c/o Suite 5, Loveden House, 26 Bridge Street, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 1QB.

1.2  References to “Aber Town & Gown”, “us”, “our” or “we” are references to the Aber Town & Gown Partnership along with other members of our group.

1.3  These Website Terms set out the terms between you and Aber Town & Gown, under which you may access the Website. Your use of our Website means that you accept, and agree to abide by, all the terms of these Website Terms.

1.4  This Website hosts our proprietary, web-based platform (“Aber Town & Gown property platform”) which provides you with access to a number of property-related services provided by us. In order to access, use and order services via the Aber Town & Gown property platform, you will need to accept our additional terms of service, which will be provided to you when you register to use the Aber Town & Gown property platform, and which can be found abertownandgown.com/terms-conditions (“Terms & Conditions”).

1.5  This Website, together with the Aber Town & Gown property platform, shall be referred to collectively as our “Website”. These Website Terms, along with any other terms which can be accessed via the Website which supplement these Website Terms, shall be referred to collectively as “the Agreement”.

2.0 PROHIBITED USES

2.1  You may only use our Website for lawful purposes.  You may not use our Website:

(a)  In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.

(b)  In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.

(c)  For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm any third party in any way (in particular minors).

(d)  To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which

(i) is inaccurate, discriminative, defamatory, obscene, threatening, deceptive abusive, profane or offensive (or is likely to be perceived as such)

(ii) promotes violence or any other illegal or immoral activity

(iii) is in breach of anyone else’s Intellectual Property Rights

(iv) adversely affects the performance or availability of the Site; or

(v) which is otherwise in breach of any of this Agreement.

(e)  To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited promotions, political campaigning, advertising or solicitations (SPAM); or

(f)   To knowingly transmit any means viruses, worms, trojan horses, or any other contaminants that may be used to access and/or modify, delete or damage any data files or other computer programmes (“Malicious Code”).

2.2  We shall have the right (but not the obligation) to remove any software, files, materials, or uploaded content (including User Generated Content) which we believe may break these rules.

  1. INTERACTIVE SERVICES

3.1  We may from time to time provide interactive services on our Website, including, without limitation, Chat rooms, Bulletin boards other means to download or upload content (“Interactive Services”).

3.2  Any material (which may include photos, blogs, postings and comments) that you upload on to the Website via the Interactive Services or otherwise, or for the purposes of general publication (“User Generated Content”) will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the worldwide and sub-licensable right to use, copy, distribute disclose and make available to third parties any such material  for any purpose connected with the Website or the Aber Town & Gown property platform, subject to any other conditions set out our Service Terms (or in any supplemental terms you are required to accept).

3.3  The Website is a venue for content supplied by third parties and visitors to the Website. Accordingly, Aber Town & Gown has no specific prior review process or editorial control over such content. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including our third party partners, or any other user or participant in relation to the Aber Town & Gown property platform, are those of the respective parties and not necessarily those of Aber Town & Gown. Neither Aber Town & Gown nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any third-party content, nor its merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. If you feel that any information appearing or posted on our Website is inaccurate, untrue or inappropriate or breaks any of the rules set out in our Agreement, please let us know by contacting us through the Website at this email address info@abertownandgown.com.

3.4  Commentary and other materials posted on our Website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.

  1. SITE AND TERM VARIATIONS

4.1  We aim to update the Website regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to the Website, or close it indefinitely. Although we may make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Website, any of the material on our Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.

4.2  We may revise these Website Terms by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these Website Terms may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our Website.

4.3  In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between these Website Terms and the Service Terms, the Service Terms shall take precedence.

  1. THIRD PARTY SITES

5.1  We may let you link to another company’s web site via the Website. Such links do not necessarily constitute an endorsement by Aber Town & Gown of those sites. Aber Town & Gown undertakes no obligation to monitor such sites, and you agree that Aber Town & Gown is not responsible for the content of such sites, or any technical or other problems associated with any such third-party site, links, or usage or for any products, services or content you may receive or purchase from such sites.

5.2  In the event that you establish a link from any other site to this Website, you will immediately discontinue such link upon receiving written notice from us that we object to such link.

5.3  You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you. Our Website must not be framed on any other website, nor may you create a link to any part of our Website other than the home page.

  1. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

6.1 All concepts, information and materials contained in or displayed on the Website (other than any User Generated Content) are the proprietary property of Aber Town & Gown, or its licensors, and are protected by copyright, trade secret, and other applicable laws (known as “Intellectual Property Rights”).

6.2  You must not use any part of the materials on our Website for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

6.3  You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Website for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our Website.

6.4  You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

6.5  Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our Website must always be acknowledged.

6.6  You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of our Website or any of its content, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Website or any content, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website. We reserve the right to monitor and to bar any such activity and your use of the Website hereby authorises us to monitor your use of the Website and its content.

6.7  You may not attempt to gain unauthorised access to any portion or feature of the Website, or any other systems or networks connected to the Website or its server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Webite, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.

  1. DATA PROTECTION

7.1  Your privacy is very important to us. Please read our Privacy Policy which can be found abertownandgown.com/privacy and our Cookies Policy which can be found abertownandgown.com/cookies which sets out how we intend to use and share any personal data you may choose to share with us via the Website.

  1. LIABILITY

8.1  We limit our liability to you for any losses which may arise from your access to, or reliance on, the Site or any information available within it. Please refer to our Service Terms which can be found abertownandgown.com/terms-conditions which set out the relevant liability limits and exclusions, which shall apply equally to your use of this Website.

  1. SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION

9.1  We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of these Website Terms through your use of our Website. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.

9.2  Failure to comply with these Website Terms shall be deemed to constitute a material breach of any other agreement between you and Aber Town & Gown from time to time (including the Service Terms) and may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

(a)  Immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your right to use our Website or use or order services via the Aber Town & Gown property platform.

(b)  Immediate, temporary or permanent removal of any posting or material uploaded by you to our Website.

(c)  Issue of a warning to you.

(d)  Legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs

(e)  Disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

9.3  We exclude liability for actions taken in response to breaches of these Website Terms. The responses described in these Website Terms are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

  1. GOVERNING LAWS AND JURISDICTION

10.1  These Website Terms (including their interpretation and any disputes arising out of, or in connection, with them) shall be construed in accordance with and governed by English Law and shall be subject to exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.