Ownership:

This web site belongs to, and is managed by Rope, whose head office is at 24 London Road West, Amersham, Bucks, HP7 0EZ, - UK. Rope is a registered charity, registration No.: 1069608 Company No.: 3524732. Use of the word 'we', 'our' and 'us' in the terms and conditions refer to the charity Rope as specified here.

Aim:

the purpose of the site is to inform donors, potential donors, aid recipients and potential recipients, supporters and volunteers about the on-going work of Rope, in order to encourage active involvement and commitment.

Use and Acceptance of Terms:

Use of the site is subject to the terms set out below. Your use of the site is a confirmation of your acceptance of these terms as at the time of your first visit to the site.

Right to Change Terms:

Rope reserves the right to change the Terms and Conditions of Use and related Privacy Policy at any time and without notice. Please check the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy from time to time. Your use of the site after any modification of the Terms and Conditions or Privacy Policy confers acceptance of the changes.

Right to Change Site:

Rope reserves the right to change any content or functionality of the web site at any time without prior notice to users.

Lawful Use:

You, the user, agree to use this site for lawful purposes only and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of any third party, or restrict or inhibit their use and experience of the site.

Liability waiver:

Information on this site, including names, images, logos relating to Rope are provided 'as is' without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied. Rope shall not be responsible for any damage, including indirect or consequential, arising from the use of this site, or connected to the use or loss of use of this site, whether in contract or in negligence.

Accuracy of Content:

Rope makes every effort to be sure that information on the site is accurate and up to date. However we cannot guarantee that information is totally free of errors, inaccuracies or omissions. Where information is compiled by us we work hard to validate its authenticity, but we cannot take responsibility for errors and inaccuracies or omissions of material attributable to third party authors.

Functionality Warranty Waiver:

Rope does not warrant that functions offered to users of the site will be uninterrupted or error free. Nor does Rope warrant that this site or the server at which it is hosted is free of viruses or defects or provides the full functionality, reliability and accuracy of the materials offered.

Posting Information to Web:

Any material or communication you transmit or post on any public area of the site, including suggestions, comments, data or questions will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.

Copyright and Trademarks:

Copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights on the web site are owned or licensed to Rope unless otherwise stated. Whilst we are pleased to encourage the widest use of our materials, commercial use or publication of all or any item presented on the site, save for the exemptions below, is strictly prohibited without prior authorisation from Rope. Nothing contained in these terms shall be assumed as conferring licence rights from Rope, save in the exemptions below.

i.Personal Use: For personal use only you may reproduce Rope copyright material on the site free of charge without specific and prior approval. In such circumstances, copyright and indications of source must also be copied and the material shall not be amended in anyway but reproduced in its entirety without addition of misleading or denigrating context.

ii.Church and School Use: right of reproduction of our material in local church and school publications is approved without prior and specific approval. In all such circumstances source of the material shall be clearly and boldly attributed to Rope. Furthermore logos, trademarks, copyright and indications of source must also be copied and the material shall not be amended in anyway but reproduced in its entirety without addition of misleading or denigrating context. We do require a copy of the church or school publication in which Rope material has been referenced to be lodged with Rope by post or electronically.

iii.Use of the Rope logo with the words 'Taking Action, Changing Lives' as a hyperlink on your website is subject to the conditions cited in the paragraph on links below.

For use of Rope materials in any other than the aforementioned situations, including reproduction in commercial or business use, please contact Rope for prior approval. Give us as much information as possible about content you wish to use and the intended publication and we will revert as quickly as possible.

Website Links from Rope's site: The Rope web site includes links to other web sites which we trust you will find useful and informative. We shall not accept liability for the content, functionality, legal disclaimers or privacy policy of any linked sites.

Links to Rope's site:

We encourage the inclusion of hyperlinks directing visitors to Rope in other web sites subject to the following conditions:

i.the text must consist only of the Rope logo with the words 'Taking Action Changing Lives' and the URL, www.Rope.org.uk ;

ii.the link shall not imply or infer that your organisation, its products or serviced are endorsed by Rope or in any way associated with Rope;

iii.the reputation and name of Rope shall not be denigrated or likely to be so, by appearance, position and surrounding material;

iv.user selection and use of the link shall cause a new page to open in their web browser, without any additional non-Rope material in the surrounds;

v.you shall engage every effort and take all reasonable precautions to ensure that use of the link does not provoke transmission of viruses or other damaging programme routines to the Rope website;

vi.you shall inform Rope that the hyperlink has been posted and its internet page location.

For use of hyperlinks to Rope's web site with anything other than the aforementioned conditions, please contact Rope for prior approval. Give us as much information as possible about the display you wish to use and the intended publication and we will revert as quickly as possible.

Conflict with Specific Terms:

In any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and specific terms posted on this site for specific sections then the latter shall prevail.

Governing Law:

Use of Rope's website shall be subject to English law. Any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales. However, we reserve the right to bring proceedings in the courts of the country of your residence.

Entirety:

these Terms and Conditions shall be accepted in their entirety, failure to do so shall render site use non-compliant.

Privacy Policy:

the Terms and Conditions for use of Rope's web site comprise our Privacy Policy as an integral component.

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