Terms of use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before applying for access to this website.

Terms of Website Use

The purpose of this CatholicLinks(Website) is to provide controlled access to content, materials and resources (Resources) made available by (i) Mrs Margaret Buck and (ii) CatholicLinks Limited (Company).

This terms of use (together with the documents referred to in it) tells you the terms of use on which you may make use of the Website, whether as a guest or as a registered user. Use of the Website includes accessing, browsing, or registering to use the Website together with the accessing, browsing, downloading, use and/or distribution of the Resources.

Please read these terms of use carefully before you apply for access to the Website, as these will apply to your use of the Website. We recommend that you print a copy of this for future reference.

By applying for access to the Website, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.  If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not apply for access to the Website.

Other Applicable Terms

Our Privacy Policy (which you accept by applying for access through completing an application form) will also apply to your use of the Website.  Our Privacy Policy sets out the terms on which we process any personal data collected from you, or that you provide to us.  By using the Website, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.

Information about the Website 

www.catholiclinks.co.uk is operated by the Company.  The Company is registered in England and Wales under company number 8956594, our registered office at 80 The Fairways, Leamington Spa, CV32 6PP.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit a website. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

We only use strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of the Website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of the Website. By subscribing to the Website you consent to the use of cookies.

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of the Website.

Changes to these Terms 

We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page.  Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you.

Changes to the Website

The Website may be updated from time to time, and the Resources made available on it may change at any time. However, please note that any of the Resources on the Website may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it.  We do not guarantee that the Website, or Resources on it, will be free from errors or omissions.

Accessing the Website

Access to certain parts of the Website may be made available free of charge.  Access to other parts of the Website and the Resources made available on it may be restricted to registered users only.

All users wishing to access to any restricted Resources are required to complete and submit an application form by post and/or email.  The granting of access to the Website is entirely discretionary, and we reserve the right to reject any application for any reason.

Following receipt of your application form we will review the same and confirm the outcome of your application in writing to the email address provided.  If your application is successful, we shall provide you with the relevant details to enable you to make payment of the annual subscription fee and, subject to receipt of such fee, login details for the Website.  We do not make any representations or give any warranties in respect of the time it may take to process your application and/or to provide you with access to the restricted areas of the Website.

Access to the restricted Resources on the Website is subject to the payment of an annual fee as specified on the Website from time to time (Subscription Fee).

You can pay for the Subscription Fee by cheque/by printing off our invoice and posting your payment to us/by bank transfer to an account nominated by us. Please specify your preferred payment method when submitting your application form.

We will confirm receipt of your payment and activation of your account by sending an email to you along with the details required to access the Website.  Our confirmation of receipt of payment and activation of your account bring into existence a legally binding contract between us permitting you to use the Website and the Resources made available on it subject to these terms of use (Subscription).

We must receive payment of the whole of the Subscription Fee in cleared funds before we will activate your Subscription.

The Subscription Fee is subject to review at any time, provided that any such varied Subscription Fee shall only be payable by new registered users or, in respect of existing registered users, upon renewal of a Subscription.

We do not guarantee that the Website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis and the Website (or any part of it) may be suspended, withdrawn, discontinued or changed without notice.  We will not be liable to you if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period.

You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to the Website.  You are not permitted to provide access to the Website to any third party whatsoever.

Your Status

Where you are accessing the Website, registering to use or making use of the Resources or other content on the Website on behalf of a business or other organisation, you warrant that you have authority to bind that business or organisation on whose behalf you act to the terms and conditions set out in these terms of use.

Your Account and Password

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of the security procedures for the Website, you must treat such information as confidential.  Such information may be disclosed to staff and governors within the individual school or academy specified on your application form, but must be strictly limited to said staff and governors. Subject to the foregoing, you must not disclose it to any third party.

We expressly reserve the right to disable any user identification code or password at any time if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.

If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at

Intellectual Property Rights

Mrs Margaret Buck and/or the Company is the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in the Website, and in the Resources published on it or made available through it that belong to Mrs Margaret Buck and/or the Company. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world.  All such rights are reserved.

The Resources are licensed, not sold, to you by Margaret Buck and/or the Company or our licensors.  Accordingly, nothing in these terms of use shall confer on you any right or interest in the Resources and all other rights are reserved to us.

For the avoidance of doubt, the Resources do not include any external websites, or any third party resources to which we may refer or direct you to.  All such links or resources are “Excluded Resources“.  Accordingly, the licence granted to you pursuant to these terms of use does not extend to such Excluded Resources.

In order to make use of the Resources, you may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from the Website.

Upon downloading or printing off the Resources, subject to payment of the Subscription Fee, we grant a licence to you to use the Resources for your own personal use or your internal business, trade or professional purposes.

You, except as may be allowed by any applicable law which is incapable of exclusion by agreement, shall not (and shall ensure that others do not):

  • without our prior written authority, modify the paper or digital copies of any Resources you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text; or
  • use any part of the Resources for any commercial purposes, other than in accordance with these terms of use, without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

All requests for licences or our written consent should be submitted in writing to

If you print off, copy or download any part of the Website or the Resources in breach of these terms of use, your right to use the Website will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

No Reliance on Information

The Resources made available on the Website represents one school of thought and are not intended to be a definitive work on each subject or amount to advice on which you should rely.  You must satisfy yourself as to suitability and appropriateness of any information obtained through our site (including through the Resources) before using it or relying on it.  We therefore neither represent nor guarantee that the practices described therein will, if followed, achieve any particular result or objective.

You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the Resources or other content on the Website.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on the Website, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content and/or Resources on the Website is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Subscription Term

Your Subscription shall commence on the date on which we notify you by email that your account has been activated (Start Date).

Your Subscription shall commence on the Start Date and remain active for a period of 12 months at which point it shall terminate automatically. We shall notify you of the need to renew your subscription [within the 2 months prior] to the date on which it shall terminate.

Termination

When we consider that a breach of these terms of use has occurred, we may at our discretion take such action as we deem appropriate. Failure to comply with these terms may result in our taking all or any of the following actions:

  • immediate, temporary or permanent withdrawal of your access to the Website;
  • immediate suspension or termination of your Subscription;
  • issue of a warning to you;
  • legal proceedings against you for reimbursement of all costs on an indemnity basis (including, but not limited to, reasonable administrative and legal costs) resulting from the breach;
  • further legal action against you; or
  • disclosure of such information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary or as required by law.

We exclude our liability for all action we may take in response to breaches of these terms. The actions described above are not limited, and we may take any other action we reasonably deem appropriate.

We may terminate your Subscription at any time, without liability save for as set out in this paragraph, upon providing you with at least 60 days prior written days notice in writing.  In the event that we terminate your Subscription without cause during any year of your Subscription for which we have received the Subscription Fee, we shall reimburse you on a pro-rata basis for the unexpired part of such year.

You may terminate your Subscription at any time by emailing us at .  In the event that you terminate your Subscription, you shall not be entitled to any refund of any Subscription Fee previously paid by you.

Subscription Expiry/Termination

Upon the expiration or termination of your subscription to the Website for any reason:

  • your right to access the Website shall terminate immediately;
  • all licences we have granted to you will terminate and you must cease to make use of any of the Resources made available on or through the Website; and
  • the accrued rights of the parties as at termination, or the continuation after termination of any provision expressly stated to survive termination or implicitly surviving termination, shall not be affected or prejudiced.

Limitation of our Liability

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Website or any content on it, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, the Website; or
  • use of or reliance on any content displayed on the Website.

Please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

We will also not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of the Website or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.

We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked on the Website. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Viruses

We do not guarantee that the Website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access the Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse the Website by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to the Website, the server on which it is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the Website. You must not attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use the Website will cease immediately.

Linking to our Site

If you wish to make any use of content on the Website please contact

Third Party Links and Resources in our Site

Where the Website contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links and resources are provided for your information only.  We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.

Applicable Law

These terms of use, its subject matter and its formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.

Contact Us

To contact us, please email margaretbuck@catholiclinks.co.uk

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