Terms & Conditions Established 1996
Our terms and conditions, which all customers have to agree to, are as follows:

Where the context admits: "We" includes Design Site, 74 Back Road, Murrow, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. "You" includes the person purchasing the Services or any party acting on the customer's instructions. "The Registry" means the relevant domain names Registry. "Server" means the computer server equipment operated by us in connection with the provision of the Services. "Web Site" means the area on the Server allocated by us to you for use by you as a site on the Internet.
1 Domain Name Registration
 
1.1 We make no representation that the domain name you wish to register is capable of being registered by, or for, you or that it will be registered in your name. You should therefore not assume registration of your requested domain name until you have been notified that it has been registered. Any action taken by you before such notification is at your own risk.
 
1.2 The registration and use of your domain name is subject to the terms and conditions of use applied by the relevant Registry; you shall ensure that you are aware of those terms and conditions and that you comply with them.
  1.3 All information provided by you for the purpose of registering a domain name is correct.
 
1.4 We shall accept no liability in respect of the use by you of any domain name. Any dispute between you and any other person must be resolved between the parties concerned in such dispute. If any such dispute arises, we shall be entitled, at our discretion and without giving any reason, to withhold, suspend or cancel the domain name.
 
1.5 We shall not release any domain to another provider unless full payment for that domain and any outstanding associated hosting or other charges have been paid to us.
 
1.6 Domain names registered by, or held by, us are exclusively your property and will be released upon written request from you.
 
1.7 If you decide, upon renewal of registration, not to renew, you will surrender all rights to the use and ownership of the domain name when it expires.
2. Web Site Hosting and E-mail
 
2.1 You will not use the Server in any manner which infringes any law or regulation or which infringes the rights of any third party, nor will you authorise or permit any other person to do so.
 
2.2 You will not upload, post, link to or transmit:
(a) any material which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, malicious, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, blasphemous, profane, racist or otherwise objectionable in any way.
(b) any material containing a virus or other hostile computer program.
(c) any material which constitutes or encourages the commission of, a criminal offence or which infringes any patent, trade mark, design right, copyright or any other intellectual property right or similar rights of any person which may subsist under the laws of any jurisdiction.
 
2.3 There is a data transfer limit of 2.5 Gigabytes per month per site. An optional charge of £5 per Gigabyte transferred per month in excess of this limit may be made.
 
2.4 There is no restriction on the size of the mailbox, but we reserve the right to close down mailboxes that consume excessive system resources.
3. Payment
 
3.1 We reserve the right to change pricing at any time although all pricing is guaranteed for the period of pre payment.
 
3.2 Payment is due each anniversary year (or 2 years in the case of domain names) following the date the Services were established until closure notice is given in writing by you.
  3.3 All payments must be in UK Pounds Sterling.
 
3.4 If your cheque is returned by the bank as unpaid for any reason, you will be liable for any "returned cheque" charge incurred.
 
3.5 Without prejudice to our other rights and remedies under this Agreement, if any sum payable is not paid on or before the due date, we shall be entitled forthwith to suspend the provision of Services to you.
4. Termination and Refunds
 
4.1 We shall be entitled to suspend the Services and/or terminate this Agreement forthwith without notice to you If you:
4.1.1 fail to pay any sums due to us as they fall due.
4.1.2 break any of these terms and conditions.
4.1.3 go into insolvent liquidation or suffer the appointment of an administrator or administrative receiver or enter into a voluntary arrangement with your creditors.
  4.2 No refunds will be made under any circumstances for Services suspended in accordance with 6.1.
 
4.3 We reserve the right to suspend the Services and/or terminate this Agreement at any time. In the event of this you will be entitled to a pro rata refund based upon the remaining period of prepayment.
 
4.4 You may cancel the Services at any time. To do so you must request cancellation of the Services in writing. We will cancel the Services within 2 working days of receipt of your request.
 
4.5 On termination of this Agreement or suspension of the Services we shall be entitled immediately to stop access to your Web Site and to remove all data located on the Server.
5. Availability of Service
 
5.1 We shall use our reasonable endeavours to make available to you at all times the Server and the Services but we shall not, in any event, be liable for interruptions of Service or down-time of the Server.
6. Indemnity
 
6.1 You shall indemnify us and keep us indemnified and hold us harmless from and against any breach by you of these terms of business and any claim brought against us by a third party resulting from the provision of Services by us to You and your use of the Services and the Server including, without limitation, all claims, actions, proceedings, losses, liabilities, damages, costs, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses), howsoever suffered or incurred by us in consequences of your breach or non-observance of this Agreement.
7. Limitation of Liability
 
7.1 Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence.
 
7.2 Our total aggregate liability to you for any claim in contract, tort, negligence or otherwise arising out of or in connection with the provision of the Services shall be limited to the charges paid by you in respect of the Services which are the subject of any such claim.
  7.3 In any event no claim shall be brought unless you have notified us of the claim within one year of it arising.
 
7.4 In no event shall we be liable to you for any loss of business, contracts, profits or anticipated savings or for any other indirect or consequential or economic loss whatsoever.
8. Notices
 
8.1 Any notice to be given by either party to the other may be sent by either email, fax or recorded delivery to the address of the other party as appearing in this Agreement or such other address as such party may from time to time have communicated to the other in writing, and if sent by email shall, unless the contrary is proved, be deemed to be received on the day it was sent or if sent by fax shall be deemed to be served on receipt of an error free transmission report, or if sent by recorded delivery shall be deemed to be served two days following the date of posting.
9. Law
  9.1 This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
10. This Agreement
 
10.1 No oral explanation or oral information given by any party shall alter the interpretation of these terms and conditions. In agreeing to these terms and conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these terms and conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not been made expressly in this Agreement.
 
10.2 We reserve the right to alter these Terms & Conditions without consent or agreement from our customers.
   
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