Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions of website usage for www.visitmedway.org

(encompassing the redirected domains www.whatsonmedway.co.uk, www.medwaycitycard.co.uk, www.enjoymedway.co.uk, www.castleconcerts.co.uk)

Acceptance of terms

By accessing the content of www.visitmedway.org ("the website") and all subdomains as listed above you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out herein and you accept our privacy policy. If you object to any of the terms and conditions set out in this agreement you should not use any of the products or services on the ebsite and leave immediately.

You agree that you shall not use the ebsite for illegal purposes, and will respect all applicable laws and regulations. You agree not to use the website in a way that may impair the performance, corrupt the content or otherwise reduce the overall functionality of the website. You also agree not to compromise the security of the website or attempt to gain access to secured areas or sensitive information.

You agree to be fully responsible for any claim, expense, liability, losses, costs including legal fees incurred by us arising from any infringement of the terms and conditions set out in this agreement.

Modification

Medway Council reserves the right to change any part of this agreement without notice and your use of the website will be deemed as acceptance of this agreement. We advise users to regularly check the terms and conditions of this agreement.

Medway Council has complete discretion to modify or remove any part of this site without warning or liability arising from such action.

Limitation of liability

Medway Council will under no circumstance be liable for indirect, special, or consequential damages including any loss of business, revenue, profits, or data in relation to your use of the website.

Nothing within this Agreement will operate to exclude any liability for death or personal injury arising as result of the negligence of Medway Council, its employees or agents.

Copyright

All intellectual property of Medway Council such as trademarks, trade names, patents, registered designs and any other automatic intellectual property rights derived from the aesthetics or functionality of the website remains the property of Medway Council.

By using the website you agree to respect the intellectual property rights of Medway Council and will refrain from copying, downloading, transmitting, reproducing, printing, or exploiting for commercial purpose any material contained within the website.

Disclaimers

The information is provided on the understanding that the website is not engaged in rendering advice and should not be wholly relied upon when making any related decision.

The information contained with the website is provided on an "as is" basis with no warranties expressed or otherwise implied relating to the accuracy, fitness for purpose, compatibility or security of any components of the website.

We do not guarantee uninterrupted availability of the www.visitmedway.org website and cannot provide any representation that using the website will be error free.

Third Parties

The website may contain hyperlinks to websites operated by other parties. We do not control such websites and we take no responsibility for, and will not incur any liability in respect of, their content. Our inclusion of hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of views, statements or information contained in such websites.

Severance

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck out and the remaining provisions shall remain in force.

Governing law and jurisdiction

This Agreement will be governed by the laws of England and any user of the website hereby agrees to be bound exclusively by the jurisdiction of English courts without reference to rules governing choice of laws.

Data protection policy

As a result of the operation of this website and in connection with any services provided we may obtain certain information about you. This Privacy Policy sets out the principles governing our processing policy and use of that information.

By your access to and use of this website you agree to our processing storing and using that information in accordance with the principles set out in this Privacy Policy.

We limit the collection and use of your information. We only collect such information as is required to deliver the high standards of service, to inform you about the products and services we offer, and to administer our business.

We will take all reasonable steps to safeguard the security and confidentiality of any information you provide to us. We cannot however guarantee the security of any information you disclose on-line. You accept the inherent security implications of providing information over the internet and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security or disclosure of information unless we have been proved to be negligent.

We will not reveal any of your information to any external organisation unless we have previously informed you that this will happen through disclosures or agreement, and we have your authority to do so. We can also disclose your information to authorised parties if we are required to by law. You agree that we may disclose any information requested or required relating to you, or if relevant, any of your clients to any regulatory authority to which we are subject or to any person in power to require such information by or under any legal enactment or where a third party has provided to our reasonable satisfaction written confirmation that it genuinely and reasonably believes your use of the site has been defamatory or otherwise unlawful and further that the disclosure of your data is necessary a) for the purpose of, or in connection with, any legal proceedings (including prospective legal proceedings), or b) for the purpose of obtaining legal advice, or is otherwise necessary for the purposes of establishing, exercising or defending legal rights.

We will always maintain control over the confidentiality of your information. If you have consented, by registering on the website, we may periodically send you information relating to Medway Council and other carefully selected third parties. If at any point you want to change your preferences or need to review and update your personal details you should write to us. You can de-register from the site by e-mailing email.marketing@medway.gov.uk .

You have a right of access under the Data Protection Act to information we hold about you on our records. The Act allows us to charge a fee for this service.

We will hold information collected by us, or a third party on computer and in other forms. This information may be used for the purposes disclosed in this Privacy policy and may also be passed to other third parties to:

  • Enable confidential market research to be conducted on behalf of the potential lender.
  • Enable the provisions of services you have requested.
  • Provide statistical information to third parties and business partners.
  • Improve current services and offer new services.
  • Medway Council reserves the right to monitor and intercept communications for lawful business purposes.
  • Systems personnel who operate and support electronic communications facilities need, from time to time, to monitor transmissions or observe transactional information to ensure proper functioning of the company's facilities and services. On these and other occasions, such personnel might inadvertently become aware of the contents of electronic communications. Except as provided for under Lawful Business Practice Regulations, personnel are not permitted to intentionally examine the contents of transactional information or disclose or otherwise use what they have seen, heard or read. If, however, violations of law or Company policy are discovered, personnel are required to report these to the appropriate officer.

    We use cookies for certain areas of Our website. Cookies are files that store information on your hard drive or browser that means that Our website can recognise that you have visited Our website before. They make it easier for you to maintain your preferences on the website, and by seeing how you use the website, We can tailor the website around your preferences and measure usability of the website. Cookies allow us to save your password, if you are a registered user so that you do not have to re-enter it each time you use Our website. You can, should you choose, disable the cookies from your browser and delete all cookies currently stored on your computer. On Microsoft Internet Explorer, this can be done by selecting "Tools/Internet Options" and reviewing your privacy settings or selecting "delete cookies". This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. You can find out how to do this for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html. No information obtained from the cookie will be used by Us for marketing purposes.

    Website content - contribution and consumption

    Events listings can only be supplied by external organisations if they are a member of the Medway Tourism Association and/or the activity is taking place at an Medway Tourism Association members' venue.

    Visitors to this site choosing to view listings advertised within the site agree with and accept the following:

    Medway Council does not endorse, takes no responsibility and accepts no liability for the actions of individual event organisers, advertisers or proprietors or other persons listed as part of this advertising or in respect of the services or products offered by any such persons, and makes no representations in relation to any such service or product (including but not limited to its lawfulness).

    The posting of listings on the website does not constitute an endorsement by Medway Council of the listings. Medway Council reserves the right to refuse to post any listing at any time. In addition, Medway Council may suspend or discontinue some or all of this public service at any time.

    Medway Council gives no warranty or assurance, and makes no representation, as to the accuracy or completeness or lawfulness of the material and information contained in the listing representing events or the services or products offered or that any of the services or products offered are suitable for your intended use.
    Medway Council shall not be liable for any losses or damages, including incidental or consequential damages, resulting from any use of or reliance upon any information contained in the listings.
    Any person interested in any of the services or products referred to in this document should make their own independent enquiries and rely upon their own independent advice before making any decision that has or may have legal or financial consequences. Users of the listings on the website are fully responsible for checking for themselves the accuracy, completeness, currency and suitability of the individual listing.
    Submission of listings:

    In submitting a listing through the website (event/attraction/offer), you acknowledge and agree to the following:

    · Material will only appear on the website at the sole discretion of the Council. Listings deemed unfit for publication will not be published. Medway Council reserves the right not to publish listings without explanation. Medway Council will not publish listings that are in direct competition with listings organised by Medway Council
    · As a guideline, listings fit for publication will be published within 48 working hours. Medway Council reserves the right to publish listings outside of this time scale or to not publish at all if resources are unavailable
    · Any material submitted to the website may be published by Medway Council in any medium and for any purpose
    · You must ensure that the material is not: (a) obscene; (b) defamatory; (c) inflammatory or liable to incite other people to intolerance or to commit offences; (d) a reference to a listing that is outside the Medway area; or (e) is otherwise unlawful or inappropriate for inclusion on the website
    · You must ensure that you have the authority to provide the material submitted to the website, including permission to supply any names and contact details
    · Medway Council takes no responsibility for any errors in the material provided and does not check the material for its accuracy
    · Medway Council makes every reasonable effort to publish material in the same form as it is provided to the Council but takes no responsibility for any errors, omissions, changes or misunderstandings resulting from the publishing of the material
    · The material you submit may be reproduced by others and you authorise this reproduction
    · Medway Council offers no warranty that material will be published at a particular time or in time to advertise any particular listing
    · Medway Council offers no warranty that the website will be available at any time or that all areas of the website will be available at any time or that material will be able to be submitted at any time
    · The Council reserves the right to delete any listing at any time without prior warning or notification to listing publisher
    · Once you submit a listing, you own the listing and you are wholly responsible for checking its accuracy, completeness, currency and suitability. If the listing changes you are solely responsible for updating the listing on the website and notifying your audiences.

    For any questions regarding listing submissions please contact communications@medway.gov.uk. To make corrections to a current listing that you have uploaded, please log in. If you have forgotten your password please request a new one via the link of the log in page.