Terms and Conditions

We accept no responsibility for any damage caused to you, your property, software or data as a result of using our website.

While we try to keep information accurate and up-to-date, we accept no responsibility for problems arising from the data contained within our website. The information presented and the functionality provided are used and relied on at your own risk.

Links to and from our websites

We use links to transfer you seamlessly between the pages of our website and quite often those of external websites.

We do this where we consider those websites to be relevant, useful or suitable to you. Usually, those websites will provide links back to our websites too.

We can’t be held responsible for any material contained on those external websites and we don’t accept any liability in connection with any information or services they provide. We can’t guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages and don’t necessarily endorse the views or decisions in them.


The site may only be used in accordance with:

The Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988
The Copyright and Rights in Databases Regulations 1997
The terms of this notice or the express written approval of the council
In the case of other parties, the respective copyright owner
Public notices and press statements on this website may be reproduced free of charge provided that they are reproduced accurately and the source acknowledged.

Viruses and Security

We make every effort to check and test the material on our websites for malicious software or ‘malware’.

However, we can’t accept any responsibility or liability for any loss, disruption or damage to your electronic device, or information contained on it, which may occur as a result of using material from our websites. It’s always advisable to run an anti-virus program on any material downloaded from the internet.

If an email infected with malicious software is sent to us, it will be deleted automatically before it reaches our email system. Please be aware that if you have unintentionally sent us an email infected with malicious software, it will not reach us.

Emails sent to and from us

When you send us an email, we’ll always try to reply in an acceptable period of time.

However, we also operate an anti-spam filtering system on all emails received. There’s no guarantee that proof of email submission by you is proof of email receipt by us. If you believe we may have misidentified your email as spam, please let us know via a different method.

If you receive an email that states or appears to be from us that is suspicious, please delete it without forwarding it onto anyone.