Terms of Use

This website is one of a family of websites controlled by Berkshire County Scout Council (Berkshire Scouts).
These terms of use cover the websites controlled by Berkshire County Scout Council:

These terms of use apply to each of these websites.
We have made every reasonable effort to ensure that the information provided on this site is accurate and up-to-date and the content conforms to the Child Protection Policy, the Web Guidelines and other relevant policies of The Scout Association. This site provides links to third party web sites over which we have no control. If you are concerned about any such links please contact the Web Team.

Unless otherwise stated, all material on this site is copyright and the property of the Berkshire Scouts (or the author where stated) and must not be used without prior permission.

The views expressed within this web site are not necessarily those of The Scout Association.


Acceptance of Terms of Use and Amendments

Each time you use or cause access to this web site, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use which shall take effect immediately on first use of the website. This document may be amended from time to time with or without notice to you, therefore it is important that you check these terms regularly. In addition, if you are using a particular service on or through this web site, you will be subject to any rules or guidelines applicable to those services and they shall be incorporated by reference into these Terms of Use. Please see our Privacy Statement, which is also incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference.


This website supports the programme of Berkshire Scouts by providing news, resources, information and services to adult volunteers, young people, their parents and others interested in Berkshire Scouts.

Our Service

This web site and services provided to you on and through this web site on an 'as is' basis. You agree that the maintainers and owners of this web site exclusively reserve the right and may, at any time and without notice and any liability to you, modify or discontinue this web site and its services or delete the data you provide, whether temporarily or permanently. We shall have no responsibility or liability for the timeliness, deletion, failure to store, inaccuracy, or improper delivery of any data or information.

Types of Membership

You may browse most of this website freely without membership.
You may choose to subscribe to services via the website some of which are only open to members of The Scout Association. Such services require validation of your membership of The Scout Association which will normally be carried out through the membership services database of The Scout Association. We will take all reasonable steps to validate your membership, but where this cannot be completed such services will not be made available to you.
You may choose to subscribe to services via the website which are open to all who support the aims and objectives of The Scout Association.
We reserve the right, if any such subscriber appears to us to be in breach of any provision of this Agreement or the aims and objectives of The Scout Association to suspend or terminate that user's access to those services and/or to the appropriate parts of the web site.

Any person whose access has been suspended or terminated must not re-register for, or re-access the site, without our prior consent. Each user is responsible for every action which is initiated on or through the site while their subscriber account is logged on to the site, or through their email address(es).
Accordingly, to the extent that the law permits, you release The Scout Association and Berkshire County Scout Council and www.berkshirescouts.org.uk and related websites paid contractors, volunteers and employees from all liability arising out of or in connection with www.berkshirescouts.org.uk and related websites and the material included.

Ownership of Intellectual Property

By accessing this website you acknowledge that all copyright, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights in and relating to this site (including the material, which is contributed by members) are owned by Berkshire Scouts. There is no permission granted or implied to distribute or copy any information or derivative works herein contained without the express permission of Berkshire Scouts.
There is an implied consent that all material including photographs submitted to www.berkshirescouts.org.uk and related sites will be treated as the sole property of Berkshire Scouts and will not be subject to royalties, licence or any form of control.

Legal Jurisdiction

This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.

Last updated 31 December 2008

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