1. Use of these Web Conditions
1.3 You agree to these terms and conditions every time you access any part of the Site or make use of any of the Content.
1.4 The Site is provided by the National Trust and the National Trust is responsible for the Site. The National Trust may engage contractors such as Research Bods Online Ltd (company number 07642707) to administer and manage the Site on behalf of the National Trust.
2.1 Certain words used have the meanings given below:
2.1.1 ‘Content’ includes, but is not limited to, all text, graphics and images that appear on the Site, and the design, look and feel of the Site itself.
2.1.2 ‘National Trust’ / ‘NT’ means The National Trust of Heelis, Kemble Drive, Swindon, SN2 2NA (registered charity 205846).
2.1.3 ‘NT Content’ means the material on the Site controlled by any member of the National Trust Group.
2.1.4 ‘National Trust Group’ means the National Trust and any company or legal entity controlling, controlled by, or under common control with the National Trust.
2.1.5 ‘Our’ means the National Trust Group.
2.1.6 ‘Third Party Content’ means the material on the Site or accessed through the Site that is controlled by parties other than the National Trust Group.
2.1.7 ‘Us’ means the National Trust Group.
2.1.8 ‘We’ means the National Trust Group.
2.1.9 ‘You’ and ‘Your’ means the person entering the Agreement or accessing the Site as the case may be.
3. Changes to these Web Conditions and to Additional Terms and Conditions
We may change these Web Conditions at any time. If we do so we will notify you of the changes. If you access and use the Site after we have made changes to these Web Conditions, and notified you of the changes, you shall be treated as having accepted the change.
4. Third Party Content, ‘Partners’ and Links from the Site
4.1 We are not responsible for the content of third party sites linked to the Site or for Third Party Content. They are independent of us, and their content is not endorsed or approved by Us.
4.2 The Website may incorporate certain content that is generated by members of The Community (including you). You acknowledge and agree that:
4.3 Our ability to control the user generated content is limited;
4.4 We do not endorse user generated content and cannot guarantee that it will meet the standards that content produced by us would ordinarily meet;
4.5 Any views expressed in user generated content do not necessarily reflect our views.
5. Target Audience
Services on the Site are only available to residents of the United Kingdom. Certain services on the Site will only be available to you once you have registered with the Site. Employees of the National Trust, and individuals working in relevant parts of the marketing industry, are not permitted to hold accounts for the Site.
6. Intellectual Property
6.1 Our Site and the Intellectual Property Rights in the NT Content are owned by or licensed to us.
6.2 Certain names, words, images or logos identifying us and the products and services featured in the Site are the trademarks of the National Trust Group. Certain other names, words, images or logos may constitute trade names or unregistered trademarks of the National Trust Group.
6.3 The names and logos of third parties mentioned on the Site or in the Third Party Content may be the trademarks, trade names or unregistered trademarks of those third parties and they are used with the permission of such organisations. In the event that you own Intellectual Property that appears on the Site without your written consent please notify us.
6.4 Otherwise than as may be expressly or impliedly permitted, the Site and all content on it cannot be copied, reproduced, distributed or transmitted in any medium (including, without limitation, by the internet) without our written permission.
6.5 Where downloads of third party software are made available on the Site, they are owned by the third party licensor in question, and will be subject to any terms and conditions applied by the relevant third party.
6.6 The Site may contain proprietary notices (such as moral rights and trade mark notices) and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed.
7. Linking to the Site
You must not link to the Site for commercial purposes without our written agreement.
8. Access to the National Trust Group Internet based Services and Products
8.1 The Site is made available free of charge and only natural persons who are at least 18 years old may register to use the Site. Only one registration is permitted per person. You may not transfer your account to anyone else. You may not authorise others to use your account. We reserve the right to refuse any account applications and/or terminate accounts at any time and for any reason.
8.2 We do not guarantee that the Site, or any Content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of the Site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
9. Community activity - Content
9.1 In parts of the Site you may be enabled to interact with other users or with us, through (for example) message boards and email. You must ensure that any such interaction by you or through your email address complies with any House Rules that we publish or make available to you.
9.2 We have no obligation to monitor, censor or edit the content of any material transmitted or received by you or other users of the Site. You are responsible for the content of any material you transmit
9.3 The Site may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the Site, including to bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on the Site do not represent our views or values.
9.4 We may reactively moderate from time to time and may use contractors such as Research Bods Online Limited to help us do so. If you wish to complain about information and materials uploaded by other users, or the Site in general, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
10. National Trust Our Place Monthly Prize Draw (not applicable for Volunteer Voice or Volunteer Manager Voice)
10.1 This competition is promoted by the National Trust (Registered Charity Number 205846) / National Trust (Enterprises) Limited (Registered Company Number 01083105) and is only open to members of the Our Place community.
10.2 All information made available to participants as part of the process of entering the competition forms part of these terms and conditions. It is a condition of entry that all terms and conditions are adhered to.
10.3 Winners each month will be the first ten entries drawn at random from all valid entries received in that month (subject to eligibility and winner confirmation). Winners will be drawn at random electronically.
10.4 The start date for this prize draw is the first day of each month.
10.5 Entrants will be automatically entered into the prize draw when they complete any of the eligible research tasks (e.g. surveys, polls or forum discussions) on the Site. All entries for this prize draw must be received by the closing date, which is the final day of each month. Late, incomplete or corrupt entries will not be accepted.
10.6 Winners will be notified by email in the first 7 days following the close of the month. If contacted by e-mail then winners must reply to acknowledge receipt within 14 days. Prizes will be awarded by 30 days or less after the closing date.
10.7 If a winner cannot be contacted or does not reply in time, the judges may select another winner from the eligible entries which were received before the closing date.
10.8 The overall winners of the competition will win online vouchers for Amazon to the value of £30. The prizes as described are available on the date of publication. All prizes are non-transferable and there are no cash alternatives. There are ten prizes each month available as part of this competition.
10.9 The winners’ screen names will be published on the Our Place Site and may be published in the Our Place site newsletter that is sent to community members.
10.10 Events may occur that render the competition itself or the awarding of the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of the National Trust and accordingly the National Trust may vary or amend the promotion. The National Trust will do everything it reasonably can to ensure that participants receive prizes of at least equal value.
10.11 English law applies and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts shall prevail.