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Terms and Conditions
		TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

					OF

		www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk



1		ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

1.1		Your access to and use of www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk ("the Website") and
	 	any Services referred to in Clause 2, is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions.  
	 	You will not use the Website/Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by
	 	these Terms and Conditions.  
	 	
	 	By using the Website/Services you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers
	 	contained in this notice.  If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must 
	 	immediately stop using the Website/Services.

1.2		We reserve the right to update or amend these Terms and Conditions at any time and your
		continued use of the Website/Services following any changes shall be deemed to be 
		your acceptance of such change.  It is therefore your responsibility to check the Terms 
		and Conditions regularly for any changes.

2		THE SERVICES

		The Website may provide communication tools such as email, bulletin boards, chat areas, 
		news groups, forums and/or other message or communication facilities ("the Services") designed
		to enable you to communicate with others. Unless stated otherwise the Services are for your 
		personal and non-commercial use only.

3		CHILD SUPERVISION 

		We are concerned about the safety and privacy of our users, particularly children.  Parents who wish
		to allow their children access to and use of the Website/Services should supervise such 
		access and use.  By allowing your child access to the Services you are allowing your child access
		to all of the Services, including email, bulletin boards, chat areas, news groups, 
		forums and/or other message or communication facilities.  It is therefore your responsibility to
		determine which Services are appropriate for your child.  Always use caution when revealing
		personally identifiable information about yourself or your children via any of the Services.

4		PRIVACY POLICY

		We are committed to responsible data management and subscribe to the principals of the data protection
		legislation in the United Kingdom.  We are committed to maintaining the privacy of our users and 
		maintaining the security of any personal information received from you.  If you register for any
		of the Services you will be asked to provide basic personal information.  The information provided
		by you is not available for sale or use by third parties.  The information is used solely for notifying
		you of changes or updates to the Website/Services.

5		USER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY

		If a particular Service requires you to open an account you will be required to complete the registration
		process by providing certain information and registering a username and password for use with that Service.
		You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the username and password and also for 
		all activities which take place under your account.  You agree to immediately notify us of any 
		unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security.  In no event 
		will www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage 
		whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your username and/or password.  You may not use 
		another personís account at any time, without the express permission of the account holder.

6		ACCEPTABLE USE

		6.1	You acknowledge that all information, text, graphics, logos, photographs, images, moving images, 
		sound, illustrations and other materials ("the Content"), whether posted publicly or 
		transmitted privately, are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such Content originated.
		We do not control or endorse the Content and cannot guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of 
		such Content and you acknowledge that by using the Services you may be exposed to Content that 
		is offensive and/or indecent.  www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk will not be liable in any way for any 
		Content or for any loss or damage of any kind resulting from the use of any Content transmitted 
		via the Services and you agree to bear all risks associated with the use of any Content, including 
		any reliance on the accuracy or completeness of such Content. 

		6.2	In using the Website/Services you agree not to:

			6.2.1	use the Services to send junk email, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any 
					other unsolicited messages, commercial or otherwise;

			6.2.2	post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that is defamatory, 
					infringing, obscene, indecent, threatening, abusive, harassing or unlawful;

			6.2.3	post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that incites discrimination, 
					hate or violence towards any person or group on account of their race, religion, 
					disability, nationality or otherwise;

			6.2.4	threaten, abuse, disrupt, stalk or otherwise violate the legal rights 
					(including rights of privacy and publicity) of others;

			6.2.5	use any information or material in any manner that infringes any copyright, 
					trademark, patent or other proprietary right of any party;

			6.2.6	make available or upload files that contain a virus, worm, trojan or corrupt data
					 that may damage the operation of the computer or property of another;

			6.2.7	collect or store personal information about others, including email addresses;

			6.2.8	advertise or offer to buy or sell goods or services for any commercial purpose, unless
					such communication facility specifically allows such messages;

			6.2.9	impersonate any person or entity for the purpose of misleading others;

			6.2.10	violate any applicable laws or regulations;

			6.2.11	use the Website/Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden or 
					impair the Website/Services or interfere with any other partyís use and enjoyment
					of the Website/Services;

			6.2.12	post, publish, distribute or disseminate material or information that you do not have
					a right to transmit under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships
					(such as inside information or confidential information disclosed in the 
					course of employment or under a confidentiality agreement);

			6.2.13	attempt to gain unauthorised access to any of the Services, other accounts, 
					computer systems or networks connected to the Website/Services through hacking, 
					password mining or any other means.

6.3		We have no obligation to monitor the Services but shall be entitled to review materials 
		posted to a communications facility and, at our sole discretion, to remove any material
		that breaches these Terms and Conditions or is otherwise objectionable.

7		TERMINATION

		We have the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services at any time, 
		without notice, for any reason, including without limitation, breach of these Terms and Conditions.  
		We may also at any time, at our sole discretion, discontinue the Website/Services or any 
		part thereof without prior notice and you agree that we shall not be liable to you or 
		any third party for any termination of your access to the Website/Services.

8	 	LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

		The Website/Services may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained
		by others.  Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and
		you acknowledge and agree that www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk is not responsible for
		the content or availability of any such sites.

9		INTERNATIONAL USE

		You agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data 
		exported from the United Kingdom or the country in which you reside (if different) 
		and with all local laws and rules regarding acceptable use of and conduct on the Internet.

10		INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

10.1	The Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, 
		graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website and the Services) are
		protected by copyright, trade marks, patents and other intellectual
		property rights and laws.  In accessing the Website you agree that you will
		access the contents solely for your personal, non-commercial use.  
		None of the content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, transmitted, stored, 
		sold or distributed without the prior written consent of the copyright holder.  
		This excludes the downloading, copying and/or printing of pages of the Website for 
		personal, non-commercial home use only.

10.2	www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk does not claim ownership of any materials you post, 
		upload or submit to any publicly accessible area of the Services. However, by doing 
		so you are granting us a world-wide, royalty free, non-exclusive licence to copy, 
		distribute, transmit, reproduce, publicly display, edit, translate or publish
		such Content for as long as you elect to display such Content via the Services.  
		The licence shall be terminated when such Content is deleted from the Services.

11		INDEMNITY

		You agree to indemnify and hold www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk harmless from and against any 
		breach by you of these Terms and Conditions and any claim or demand brought 
		against www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk by any third party arising out of your 
		use of the Services and/or any Content submitted, posted or transmitted through the Services, 
		including without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages,
		costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses) howsoever suffered or
		incurred by www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk in consequence of your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

12		DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

	12.1	Use of the Website/Services is at your own risk.  The Website/Services are 
			provided on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis without any representation
			or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied,
			including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, 
			fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

	12.2	To the extent permitted by law, www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk will not be liable 
			for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever 
			(including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) 
			arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website/Services.

	12.3	www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk makes no warranty that the Website/Services will meet 
			your requirements, that Content will be accurate or reliable, that the
			functionality of the Website/Services will be uninterrupted or error free, 
			that defects will be corrected or that the Website/Services or the server 
			that makes them available are free of viruses or anything else 
			which may be harmful or destructive.

	12.4	Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or
			limit the liability of www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk for death or 
			personal injury as a result of the negligence of www.EdinburghPubGuide.co.uk.

	12.5	Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect your statutory rights as a consumer.

13	SEVERANCE

	If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, 
	illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction 
	then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and 
	Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue
	to be binding and enforceable.

14	GOVERNING LAW

	These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance
	with the law of Scotland and you hereby submit to the 
	exclusive jurisdiction of the Scottish courts.