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Conditions of Use

1 Acceptance of Terms

This is the walkerfoster.com website which is owned by Walker Foster Limited, a company whose registered office is at 3 High Street, Skipton, BD23 1AA (“we”, “us”, “our”).

For the purposes of these terms and conditions we refer to the walkerfoster.com website and database (the “Database”) collectively as the “Website”.

Your access to and use of the Website is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions.

By using the Website you are fully accepting these terms and conditions and our Privacy Policy which sets out how we process your personal information (view Privacy Policy) . If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must not use the Website.

2 Use of the Website

2.1 You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions.

2.2 You shall not use the Website to copy, adopt, reproduce or redistribute the Database or Website in any similar way.

2.3 Unauthorised attempts to upload information or change information on this Website is illegal and strictly prohibited.

2.4 Under licence from [iStockphoto or other image provider] we may use / have used certain iStockphoto (or other) images on the Website. You agree that you will not use, copy, reproduce or deal in any other way with these images or any part thereof in any manner that may contravene and/or may result in us failing to comply with our obligations under the aforementioned licence. [If you are in any doubt as to what you are permitted to do in relation to any image on the Website, please contact us at the address above for clarification.]

3 Changes to Website

We reserve the right to:

3.1 change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal;

3.2 change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such changed terms and conditions.

4 Links to Third Party Websites

The Website 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 or of the owners of such websites and of the goods and/or services offered on such third party websites and we do not accept any responsibility in respect of such. We do not give any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability or content of any information or materials on such third party websites and shall not be liable for any loss or damage arising from their use. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

5 Copyright and Intellectual Property

5.1 All copyright, database rights, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in the Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website) are owned by us or our licensors.

5.2 In accessing the Website you agree that you will access the content 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.

5.3 No permission is given by us for use by any person of any intellectual property in the Website which may constitute an infringement of our intellectual property rights or the rights of any third party.

6 Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

6.1 Although we have taken reasonable care to ensure that information and materials on the Website are accurate and up to date, we do not give any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy of such information and materials contained on the Website. The contents of the Website do not constitute advice and you use the Website at your own risk. You should check thoroughly any details supplied and contact the organisations and people detailed in the Database before relying upon the information and/or incurring any costs and/or entering into any agreement with a third party. We are not responsible for any loss or damage arising from the use of such material and information including, without limitation, for any inaccuracy, misleading statement or representation made by any third party information provided for publication on this Website.

6.2 The Website is 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. Except as expressly set out in these terms and conditions any warranties, term and conditions implied by or otherwise shall be excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

6.3 To the fullest extent permitted by law, we shall not be liable for any loss of profit; loss of business; loss of contract; loss of use; loss of or corruption to data or information; loss or depletion of goodwill or similar losses; or any special, indirect or consequential loss, costs or damage arising out of or in connection with these terms and conditions and/or the Website.

6.4 We give no warranty regarding the functionality of the Website including without limitation that the Website will be available on an uninterrupted or error free basis; that defects will be corrected; or that the Website or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive and no liability can be accepted in respect of losses or damages arising out of such. We recommend that you take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information or images from the Website.

6.5 Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury caused as a result of negligence or for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

7 Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and keep us indemnified from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against the Website arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website

8 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.

9 Entire Agreement

These Terms and Conditions represent the entire understanding relating to the use of the Website and supersede all other statements, representations or warranties (whether written, made by email or oral) made by us. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect the liability of either party in respect of any misrepresentation, warranty or condition that it makes fraudulently. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions are reserved by us.

10 Governing Law

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


Privacy Policy

About Walker Foster Solicitors


Walker Foster is the trading name of Walker Foster Limited a company incorporated and registered in England and Wales (registered number 09847724) which is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority ref no. [627728] (“we”, “us”)

We are mindful of the importance of upholding the security of information under our control. All data collected through the www.walkerfoster.com website (the “Website”). The following Privacy Policy forms part of our Terms and Conditions and will help you to understand how your personal information collected during your use of the Website will be treated by us. If you have any queries on this please don’t hesitate to contact us via the details set out at the end of this policy.

We endeavour to take all reasonable steps to protect the privacy of your personal information. However, we cannot guarantee the security of any data you disclose on-line. You accept the inherent security risks of providing the information over the Internet, and will not hold us responsible for any breach of security, unless this is due to our negligence or wilful default.


We have a strong commitment towards the privacy of sensitive information. This Privacy Policy sets out how we use personal information obtained about you during your use of the Website. Your use of the Website signifies that you have given us your consent to such use of your data and your agreement to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

What personal information do we collect?

We may collect personal information when you contact us, including without limitation if you report a problem with our Website. We may also collect information regarding details of visits to our Website. Any personal information we collect will be used by us strictly in accordance with current data protection legislation and this Privacy Policy. We will store the information we collect from you and hold it electronically or otherwise.


We use cookies to keep track of your information during the time you view www.walkerfoster.com. We also use them to recognise return visitors and may use them to track our promotions. We gather this information for internal use only and will never authorise the release of this information with anyone outside of Walker Foster Solicitors.

Who do we share your information with?

We disclose information to employees for the purpose of operating the Website. If you fill in a form that we host on behalf of a third party, we will send the form and your details to that third party in order to fulfil your request as identified in the form.
In addition, we may use your personal information for the purpose of our marketing and promotional activities.

We may contact you for such marketing purposes by email or other electronic messages, post and/or fax (depending on the information we collect from you). If you do not wish to receive such offers then you will be able to prevent your information being used at the point you provide the information. Further, you can at any time write to us, or email us at the address in the “Contact Us” section if you no longer wish to receive such offers.

Your rights

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at the address in the “Contact Us” section below.

You also have the right to see the personal data (as defined in the Data Protection Act 1988) that we keep about you, on receipt of a written request, verification of your identity, and payment of a fee of £10. If you are concerned that any of the information we hold on you is incorrect or if you wish to object to the use we have made of your personal data, please contact us at the address in the “Contact Us” section below.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We may modify our Privacy Policy from time to time in our sole discretion; if so, we will post a revised version of this Privacy Policy on this webpage. We urge you to check the Privacy Policy regularly to obtain the most up to date copy. Modifications will be effective when they are posted on the website.

Other websites

Our Website contains links to and from other internet sites. Please note that this Privacy Policy only covers this Website. Any other website which is linked to or from this Website will have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Contact Us

If you have any comments or queries in connection with our Privacy Policy, please email [email protected] or write to Walker Foster Solicitors, 3 High Street, Skipton, BD23 1AA