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Access to and use of this site and the information contained on it is subject to these terms and conditions. No other conditions shall apply and if you do not wish to be bound by them, please leave the site now.

You are responsible for bringing these terms and conditions to the attention of anyone who may access the material as a result of your recommendation or action.

This site has been built to comply with Scots law and all visits to the site shall be governed by Scots law.

Online Borders may, at any time, modify these terms and conditions. Any modifications will become effective on the posting of the modified terms and conditions on this page.

No part of this site may be used for any immoral, criminal or other illegal purposes, or for any purpose that violates established practice or protocols on the Internet, nor for purposes that make profligate use of network resources. Any person posting such material will be personally responsible in law, both prior to and following its removal from the site.

All of the following are considered unacceptable:

  • The transmission of computer viruses
  • Forgery of addresses or other form fields
  • Unauthorised access to the network management equipment of Online Borders, or related Internet providers
  • Unauthorised transmission of copyrighted material
  • Mass-mailing (spamming) of unsolicited advertising and/or marketing material
  • The transmission or publishing of:
    • - defamatory material
    • - material deemed pornographic or obscene
    • - material which incites violations of UK law
    • - material intended to deceive or give a false impression
    • - material deemed likely, by Online Borders editorial personnel, to encourage bigotry or generalised negative stereotyping of identifiable population groups.

Content within the publicly available directories on this site is intended to be free of bias from all groups specifically but not exclusively including: commercial and business interests; pressure groups; religious organisations; charities; political parties; local and national governments and international organisations.

Contributors are expected to disclose any relevant interests (e.g. political, commercial etc.) when posting or submitting material for inclusion on this site. Failure to do so may lead to the exclusion or removal of such.

Online Borders reserves the right to publish, edit, remove or not publish any material posted or submitted by any individual or organisation, without providing any explanation, including material originally solicited by Online Borders. Online Borders will not be drawn into discussion with any individual or organisation regarding any aspect of this policy. In all decisions relating to the inclusion or exclusion of material posted or submitted, the Editor's decision is final.

Online Borders is provided on an "as is" basis and shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or organisation with respect to any loss or damage arising from information or the use of information contained in this site or arising in connection with any related activity.

Any information or advice given on this site is meant for your general convenience only and you are held responsible for determining whether such information or advice applies to your particular situation. The information and advice should not be relied upon as statements or representations of facts. No guarantee is given as to the accuracy of any information given.

We try to make sure information contained in this site is as accurate as possible but no warranty or fitness is implied. Online Borders does not vouch for those persons, companies or other organisations whose goods or services may be displayed or referred to on this site, nor for the availability, suitability or prices of such goods and services. Any information on this site is not meant to be comprehensive.

Online Borders takes no responsibility for material posted on un-moderated areas of this site in violation of our Acceptable Use Policy. While we endeavour to ensure that any such material is blocked/deleted at the earliest opportunity, we accept no liability for any loss, damage, injury or offence arising from the presence of any such material on the site.

Any information on this site is up-to-date at the time it is posted but may be subject to subsequent variation, without notice and services appearing on the site will be subject to availability.

Where this site is hypertext-linked to or from any site operated by any third party we accept no responsibility or liability for access to, or arising in respect of any content on such site nor shall the presence of such links be deemed to be a recommendation or endorsement of such site by Online Borders.