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Terms of use for the Endeavour Explorer Scouts Unit (Endeavour ESU)’s website

This website was created and is maintained by Endeavour ESU, an explorer unit of the Wiltshire North District of the Scout Association. The website exists to facilitate communications with parents, explorers and leaders. Unless otherwise indicated next to particular content, this website and its contents are copyright 10th Chippenham Air Scouts Troop.

The views expressed on this website are those of the authors and are not necessarily those of The Scout Association.

1. About these terms of use

1.1 Access to and use of this website is governed by these terms of use. These terms of use take effect immediately from your first use of the website and thereafter.

1.2 1 Endeavour ESU may change these terms from time to time and so you should check these on a regular basis. Your continued use of the website will be deemed acceptance of any updated or amended terms. If you do not agree to the changes, you should cease using the website. If there is any conflict between these terms and specific local terms appearing elsewhere on the website then the latter shall prevail in relation to the matter to which it specifically relates.

2. Use of the website

2.1. You agree to use the website only for lawful purposes and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone else’s use and enjoyment of the website. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within the website.

2.2 Safety: We advise that you never reveal any personal information about yourself or anyone else (for example: telephone number, postal address, home address or email address or any other details that would allow you or that other person to be personally identified) in any content you create or publish on this site.

2.3 Legal requirements. You:
(a) MUST NOT submit or share any defamatory or illegal material of any nature in the website communities. This includes text, graphics, video, programs or audio;
(b) MUST NOT contribute material with the intention of committing or promoting an illegal act;
(c) MUST NOT violate, plagiarise, or infringe the rights of The Scout Association or third parties including copyright, trade mark, trade secrets, privacy, publicity, personal or proprietary rights;
(d) MUST ONLY submit or share only contributions which are your own original work.

2.4 Endeavour ESU reserves the right to delete any contribution at any time, for any reason.

3. Intellectual Property

3.1. All copyright, trade marks, design rights, patents and other intellectual property rights (registered and unregistered) in and on the website and all content (including all applications) located on the website shall remain vested in Endeavour ESU, The Scout Association or its licensors (which includes other users).

3.2. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use website content in any way except for your own personal, non-commercial use or non-commercial use directly related to Scouting within the UK. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any website content except for your own personal use. Any other use of the website content requires the prior written permission of Endeavour ESU.

3.3. The names, images and logos identifying The Scouts Association, Scout Activity Centres or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trade marks of The Scout Association and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring any licence or right to use any trade mark, design right or copyright of The Scout Association or any other third party.

4. Disclaimers and limitation of liability

4.1. The majority of content posted in the website communities is created by Scouting volunteers and members of the public. The views expressed are theirs and unless specifically stated are not those of The Scout Association. The Scout Association are not responsible for any content posted on this website or for the availability or content of any third party sites that are accessible through this website. Any links to third party websites from the website do not amount to any endorsement of that site by Endeavour ESU, The Scout Association and any use of that site by you is at your own risk.

4.2. The website content, including the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to Endeavour ESU or The Scout Association, its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided ‘AS IS’ and on an ‘AS AVAILABLE’ basis. To the extent permitted by law, Endeavour ESU excludes all representations and warranties (whether express or implied by law), including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy. Endeavour ESU does not guarantee the timeliness, completeness or performance of the website or any of the content. While we try to ensure that all content provided by Endeavour ESU is correct at the time of publication no responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of Endeavour ESU for any errors, omissions or inaccurate content on the website.

4.3. Endeavour ESU shall not be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such damage or losses were foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise):
(a) loss of data;
(b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits;
(c) loss of business;
(d) loss of opportunity;
(e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation;
(f) losses suffered by third parties; or
(g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of regardless of the form of action.

4.4. Endeavour ESU does not warrant that functions available on the website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that the website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to implement sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.

5. General

5.1. If any of these Terms and Conditions are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive and continue to be binding and enforceable.

5.2. The failure or delay of Endeavour ESU to exercise or enforce any right in these terms does not waive 10th Chippenham Air Scouts Troop’s right to enforce that right.

5.3. These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales which shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.