Terms and Conditions

  1. The Advertiser will supply the initial artwork content (see Artwork Content Instruction Sheet) within 14 days of the date of this Agreement, failing which the Company reserve the right to produce an advertisement, in its view, in accordance with the details overleaf, without further notice to the Advertiser.
  2. The Company does not accept any liability in respect of any copy or any illustrations supplied by the Advertiser and the Advertiser hereby agrees to indemnify the Company against all actions, claims, costs and demands arising thereafter, whether in respect of any infringement of copyright, defamation or otherwise.
  3. The full responsibility in relation to the content of the advertisement rests with the Advertiser. The Company however reserves the right to edit or amend any proposed advertisement that it considers to be unreasonable, offensive, or of conflict with the site owner’s core business or corporate brand.
  4. The Advertiser will have 14 days from dispatch in which to review the proposed advertisement and to inform the Company of its approval of the advertisement or of any required changes. If the Company does not receive any communication from the Advertiser within such 14 day period, the Company shall be entitled to assume the advertisement has been approved. The Advertiser shall be solely responsible for the accuracy of statements and any other information contained in any proposed advertisement which is submitted to the Advertiser for their approval prior to their release. The Company shall endeavour to broadcast the advertisement within 12-16 weeks of approval of the advertisement. However, the Advertiser acknowledges that in certain instances this may not be possible and time shall not be of the essence in the fulfilment of this Agreement. Where the advertisement has not gone live within 6 month from the date of order the Advertiser shall be entitled to a 25% refund.
  5. Each individual executing this Agreement on behalf of an advertiser represents and warrants that he/she has Agreement by him/her has been taken by such party and each individual further accepts that in default of the requisite authority to bind the party hereto, the individual will be fully personally liable for all claims that may be made by the Company as if that individual had been a party to this Agreement.
  6. Each individual executing this Agreement agrees that he/she is entering into this Agreement on the basis of the clauses in this Agreement and not reliant upon any other representations. It is further agreed that no monopoly rights shall be enjoyed by the Advertiser unless endorsed on the Agreement and initialled by the Company’s agent.
  7. In the event the advertisement, through no fault of the Company, is not produced or is delayed or suspended the Company, shall upon recommencement of the advertising continue such advertising until a full 24-month period has elapsed from the date in which the advertisement first appeared. In the event of permanent closure of the site, the Company reserves the right to transfer the advertisement to the nearest most suitable site, such suitability to be deemed by the Company alone.
  8. In the event of a business being sold by an Advertiser or ceasing trading for any reason whatsoever, the Advertiser remains liable for any outstanding monies due under this Agreement. Unless the new proprietor notifies the Company in writing of its intention to accept as its responsibility, the terms already agreed with the Company by the Advertiser. Should the new proprietor default in the performance of this Agreement the Advertiser will remain liable for any loss sustained by the Company.
  9. No alteration, variation or addition of the printed Terms and Conditions shall be binding unless agreed in writing between the authorised representatives of the Company and the Advertiser and stated in the ‘Special Comments’ panel overleaf or endorsed by both parties herein.
  10. No agreement which has been accepted by the Company may be cancelled by the Advertiser expect with the Agreement in writing of the Company and on terms that the Advertiser shall indemnify the Company in full against all loss including loss of profit, costs, damages, charges, and expenses incurred by the Company as a result of cancellation. The Company may terminate the Agreement at any time without penalty if an objection is raised by the owner of the Site, its associated companies, or assignees.
  11. If payment of the Agreement cost or an instalment is not made by the due date the whole of the balance outstanding under this Agreement shall immediately become due and payable, plus the costs of collection. Interest is calculated monthly and charged on the total amount outstanding. The current rate of interest charged is 8% above the base rate of Barclays Bank PLC. Any proceedings of any nature in connection or arising out of this Agreement shall be held at the County Court Preston, Lancashire, or High Court Registry at the discretion of the Company.
  12. The Company cannot accept liability to the extent to which the fulfilment of its obligations is prevented, frustrated, or impeded as a consequence of any statute rule, regulation, as a result of strikes, lockouts, and industrial actions, fire, acts of God, war, postal delay, extreme weather conditions, force majeure, disaster conditions or any other reason beyond the control of the Company. The Company shall be excused from carrying out the conditions of this Agreement until a normal situation has returned.
  13. The Advertiser acknowledges and accepts that any telephone conversation it holds with the company’s employees, agents, and sub-contractors in connection with this Agreement may be recorded (“the Recordings”) for training purposes and/ or may be submitted by the Company as evidence in the event that any legal proceedings are brought in connection with this Agreement and by entering into this Agreement the Advertiser shall be deemed to have consented to such use of the Recordings.
  14. If the Advertiser does not wish for their advertisement to appear after the expiry of the initial 2 years advertising period, the Advertiser must serve notice in writing by recorded delivery post to that effect to the Company, no later than 12 months after the date of this Agreement. Failing which this Agreement will become a twelve-month rolling contract at the same yearly value as overleaf plus the pro rata artwork charge plus VAT. It may only be terminated by either party upon twelve months written notice, which must be given by recorded delivery and must be expressed to expire on either the date twelve months after the last day of the initial period or any anniversary of the date twelve months after the last day of the initial advertising period.