Copyright Terms & Conditions

Website Copyright Terms and Conditions

This and the following pages contain information about Pentland Brass Band ( hereinafter referred to as the ‘Band’) copyright and links to external Websites. They also contain an important liability disclaimer.

The information contained on this Website is the copyright © property of the Band (unless stated otherwise) and is protected by international copyright laws.
The Band Website is provided for personal, private and non-commercial use only.
No user or recipient has any right to modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, exchange or sell any information, material, software, images, graphics or source code obtained from the Band Website.
No part of the Band Website may be reproduced in any form whether electronically or otherwise (other than temporarily in the course of using the Website) without the express prior written consent of the Band.

Links to External Web Sites
The Band has included, or may include, links to third party Internet Web sites controlled and maintained by others. When accessing these links the user leaves the Band Website. These links are included solely for the convenience of users and their presence does not constitute any endorsement by the Band of the Websites linked or referred to nor does the Band have any control over, or responsibility for, the content of any such Websites.

Liability Disclaimer
The Band Website is produced and made available in absolute good faith. For the avoidance of any doubt, neither the Band nor any of its Trustees, Office-bearers or members give or make any representations or warranties of any kind, whether express, actual or implied, in relation to all or any part of the Band Website or any contents thereof or any Website or Websites to which the Band Website is linked. All warranties and representations of every kind and how-so-ever arising are hereby absolutely and expressly excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Electronic Communications and Websites
Information & Communications Committee
Revision 2
July 2006/7

Liability for material reproduced on the Band Website remains with the author(s) and/or originator(s) of the material concerned and not with the Band. Responsibility for errors and/or omissions in all material remains with the author(s) and/or originator(s) and not the Band.

The content of the Band Website does not constitute the dispensation or giving of any kind of advice, recommendations or guidance by or on behalf of the Band and must not be relied upon in making, or refraining from making, any decision.
There is no guarantee that the Website will be free of infection whether by viruses or from any other cause or source which may be harmful or destructive. All parties use the Band Website entirely at their own risk and without recourse to the Band, its Office-bearers, Trustees and members or any of them.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, the Band and, separately, its Trustees, Office-bearers and members, all jointly and severally, hereby disclaim all liability (how-so-ever arising) in connection with any loss or damage, arising out of or in connection with any use of, or inability to use, all or any part of the Band Website or any site to which the Band Website is linked, or any action taken (or not taken) as a result of access to the use of any of these.

Editorial Control
The Band can exercise editorial control only over material commissioned and/or produced by it.
The Band cannot, under any circumstances, change, add to, or subtract from, any material previously produced by others, that is prior to reproduction by the Band. Errors and omissions in such previously reproduced material are the responsibility of the original author or commissioning body and not the Band. Errors and omissions in material reproduced on the Band Website which do not occur in the original material should be brought to the attention of the Web Master. If correction is required, the full text of the original material, author, source, dates and place(s) of primary publication must be submitted to the Band, which will then make appropriate adjustments and corrections having regard to the submission.

Pentland Brass Band
All references in the Band Website and in these pages to “The Band” include references to all of the members of the Band and the Band Trustees and Office-bearers, all jointly and severally.
And that Pentland Brass Band is the ultimate authority on all matters relating to The Band.

Privacy Policy
Pentland Brass Band (herein after referred to as the ‘Band’) recognises the importance of protecting the privacy of the visitors to the Band Website. Any personal data collected through the Band Website will be regarded and treated as confidential and in accordance with the principles of the Data Protection Act 1998.
However, the collection of such data is unintentional as the Band has not designed or consciously put in place any system designed to collect personal information.

The Band intends that the information published on the Band Website is up to date and accurate. However, the information on the Website does not constitute legal or professional advice, guidance or recommendation and the Band, its Office-bearers, Trustees and members, and each of them, will not accept any liability for actions arising from its use, nor will they be held responsible for the contents of any Website or other source referenced by any external link.

A cookie is a small data file that certain Websites write to a hard drive when a user visits that Website.
The only personal information a cookie can contain is information a user personally supplies.
A cookie cannot read data from a user’s hard disk or read cookie files created by other Websites.
Cookies, however, enhance a Website’s performance in a number of ways including providing a secure way to identity verification during a visit to a Website and personalising the user’s experience with the Band Website while making it more convenient for the user.

The Band may therefore use cookie technology to track or record information about visitors to the Band Website. These cookies are “session specific” and are not used to record personal information or to associate personal information with the use of the Band services.
Privacy and security are not compromised if and when the user accepts a cookie from the Band Website.
Users can refuse cookies by turning them off on their web browsers.
(See under “Tools” and then “Internet Options”) and users do not need to have cookies turned on to successfully use the Website.

Questions or Suggestions
If ANYONE has any questions or suggestions regarding this policy or considers the Band is not properly adhering to it, then the Band invites information and contents to be sent to the Band through the under-noted contact :-
    Robert Thompson  Webmaster.