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Lucas Publications reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time by posting the changes on the site. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions to obtain notice of such changes. Your continued use of the site after any such change constitutes your acceptance of those changes.

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Service 

The website is available to you "AS IS" without any representation about the quality or availability of the website. We try to maintain a constant, error free service, but we are unable to guarantee that the website will always be available or that it will operate free from error.

To the extent permitted by law, we will not accept any liability arising from any errors or unavailability of our site. Although we use anti-virus software to protect the content of our website against known viruses, we cannot guarantee that the material or any downloaded data on our website is free from viruses or malicious codes. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have taken precautions to protect your own computer system from virus infection. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the information published on our website is accurate, but we accept no responsibility for any error in detail, inaccuracy or misjudgement. Please let us know if you are aware of any errors on our site. The hyperlinks displayed on our website are for your convenience only. If you choose to follow any hyperlink you will be leaving our site. We do not control or endorse the content of any other website and we do not accept any liability arising from your use of the hyperlinks.

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We do not accept liability for direct or indirect losses arising from your use of our website. We do, however, accept liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or arising from our fraudulent misrepresentation.

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We use cookies on our website to assist in providing an effective service. To prevent automated raids on our data we do not allow access to anyone whose browser configuration is set to reject cookies. For more details on how and why we use cookies please read The Good Schools Guide Privacy Policy.

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You authorise us to use, store and process any information that you provide to us, including your name, address, and email address, as far as is reasonably necessary for us to provide our services.

If you buy our goods or use the services offered through the website then we may collect information about your buying behaviour. We agree to treat your personal information as confidential, and to take reasonable steps to ensure that it is not accessible by unauthorised persons. For more details about how we deal with your personal information please read The Good Schools Guide Privacy Policy.

General

If any of these terms and conditions are deemed to be illegal or unenforceable, then that term will be severed and deleted and the remaining terms and conditions will continue to be binding and enforceable.

These terms and conditions are governed by the laws of England and Wales, and any dispute arising from these terms will be subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales. If you wish to contact us about our website please email: editor@goodschoolsguide.co.uk or telephone: 0203 286 6824

Any legal notice can also be sent by post to our office at: The Good Schools Guide, 10 Greycoat Place, London, SW1P 1SB.

We have tried to make the website accessible to all users. If you have any difficulties accessing our website, please contact editor@goodschoolsguide.co.uk

21st September 2009 Version 5.1

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