Terms and Conditions

Thank you for visiting this website (the “Site”). By using this Site, you accept these Terms and agree to abide by them. If you do not accept these Terms, do not use this Site. We may change these Terms from time to time, so you should review them each time that you visit the Site. You can [print_link] of these Terms for future reference

[accordion title=”1. About us”]

1.1 This Site is operated by the Slade Area Residents’ Association, Tonbridge, Kent.  You can contact us using the following email address: sara1@slade-tonbridge.co.uk .

[accordion title=”2. using our site”]
2.1 You may view (and, where applicable, listen to) the content available on the Site for personal non-commercial use. You may occasionally print individual webpages on the Site for your private non-commercial use, provided that such printing is not substantial or systematic and our trade marks and copyright and trade mark notices are not removed.
2.2 Unless otherwise stated in these Terms, you must not (whether directly or indirectly) copy, download, store, make available, distribute, sell or offer to sell all or any part of the content or Site, or download or otherwise copy (whether directly or indirectly) any content, files or data from the Site to make or populate a database or publication of any kind whatsoever.
2.3 You must not use all or any part of our Site or the contents on it for commercial purposes without our permission.

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3.1 Your username is also the email address we will use to contact you on.
3.2 You must not:
(i) impersonate or try to impersonate another person;
(ii) disclose your password to anyone else;
(iii) allow anyone else to use your account;
(iv) use anyone else’s account.
3.3 You are responsible for everything done using your account. If you think that someone else may have access to, or be using, your password or account, you must tell us as soon as possible by emailing sara1@slade-tonbridge.co.uk.

[accordion title=”4. Your Content – what we are allowed to do”]
4.1 We may publish, check, edit or remove all or part of the comments or other material, including your name, town and country, which you submit to us (‘Your Content’), at our sole discretion. We are not obliged to do any of these things and we may not.
4.2 Edit your Content, which may result in a part of it being modified and displayed, including without your name.
Please note that we do not check, monitor, moderate or even see all the comments and other material submitted to us.
[accordion title=”5. Your Content – what you are not allowed to do”]
5.1 You must not submit any material to our Site that:
(a) is:
(i) defamatory, malicious, threatening, false, misleading, offensive, abusive, discriminatory, harassing, blasphemous or racist,
(ii) indecent, obscene or of a sexual nature,
(iii) a breach of confidentiality or someone’s privacy;
(b) could prejudice any active legal proceedings of which you are aware;
(c) is likely to:
(i) cause someone alarm, anxiety or distress;
(ii) encourage violence or racial or religious hatred;
(d) infringes any intellectual property rights, such as copyright and trade marks. This means generally that you must own the rights in everything you submit or must obtain permission from the rights owner to submit the material;
(e) is technically harmful (including, without limitation, computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, harmful components, corrupted data or other malicious software, harmful data or conduct);
5.2 You must not try to get round any protections we put in place for the security and operation of the site.
5.3 You must not re-submit content which you are aware has been removed.
[accordion title=”6. Suspending or terminating your registration”]
6.1 We may suspend, terminate or prevent your registration at our sole discretion. This may be because, for example, we consider that you have breached or will breach these Terms or someone has reported abuse.
6.2 Where we suspend, terminate or prevent your registration, you must not attempt to re-register or submit content (e.g. using someone else’s registration), without our permission. The period of any suspension depends on all the circumstances.

6.3 Registration is subject to the payment of the £2 annual resident’s fee which is the usual membership fee residents pay annually. Without registration only certain parts of the website will be accessible.

[accordion title=”7. Third party content and links available on this Site “]
7.1 We are not liable or responsible for the third party content on this Site. Third party content includes, for example, comments posted by users and the content of advertisements.
7.2 Where this Site contains links to other sites and resources, which are provided by third parties, these links and resources are provided for your information only and you access them at your own risk. We are not liable or responsible for the content of third party sites or resources.
If you see something which you reasonably believe breaches these Terms, please contact us on sara1@slade-tonbridge.co.uk.

[accordion title=”8. Our liability”]
8.1 The information contained on this Site is for information purposes only and does not constitute advice. You should check any information on the Site and use your own judgment before doing or not doing anything on the basis of what you see. We give no warranties of any kind in relation to the Site or its contents.
8.2 Except for liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, we are not liable for: (a) any action you may take as a result of relying on any information provided on this Site or for any loss or damage suffered by you as a result of you taking this action;
(b) any dealings you have with third parties (e.g. other users, advertisers or promoters) that take place using or facilitated by the Site;
(c) any liability for losses which are not a foreseeable or likely consequence of (i) your use of the Site, or (ii) a breach of these Terms.
8.3 We are not responsible if you cannot access the Site properly or at all because of any event outside our control, for example (without limitation) the performance of your or our ISP, your browser or the Internet.
8.4 The Site relies in part on software to work. Software has bugs. Whilst we will monitor the Site and try to fix bugs, we cannot guarantee that the Site or any individual feature of the Site will be error free, available all the time and/or free from viruses.

[accordion title=”9. Maintenance of the Site”]
9.1 Making your use of the Site enjoyable means we need to fix bugs, install updates and do general diagnosis and maintenance of the Site. We will try to do scheduled maintenance during times when we anticipate that online use is lower than normal.
9.2 We also need to be able to do emergency maintenance and/or suspend access to the servers where, in our reasonable discretion, we see the need to do that. We will try to have the Site available again as soon as we think it is safe to do so.
[accordion title=”10. Your personal information”]
10.1 We will not pass on to third parties your personal information in accordance with the data protection act.
[accordion title=”11. Validity of these terms”]

11.1 If any part or provision of these Terms is found to be unlawful or unenforceable, this shall not affect the validity of any other part or provision.

[accordion title=”12. Classified ads]
12.1 You may place adverts for items to sell, wanted items, or items to donate on the ‘Classified ads’ section of the website – subject to moderation approval by the SARA committee.
12.2 You may place adverts for businesses (such as ‘gardening services, cleaning’ playgroups etc.) on the Classified ads section of the website subject to moderation approval by the SARA committee.
12.2 Approved items will be listed on the website for 30 calendar days, as per the SARA policy. If you wish to extend this you must contact the sara committee at sara1@slade-tonbridge.
12.4 Approved business/tradesmen services adverts will remain visible for 180 calendar days, as per the SARA noticeboard policy. If you wish to extend this you must contact the sara committee at sara1@slade-tonbridge.
[accordion title=”13. Jurisdiction and applicable law”]
13.1 These Terms are governed by English law. The English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute relating to these Terms.

1 June 2013