Terms and Conditions

By using or accessing the BCY website, you agree to this Statement.

1. Privacy

Your privacy is very important to us. We will not share any of your personal information with anyone else.

2. Security

We do our best to keep the BCY website safe, but we cannot guarantee it. All posts to the website will be moderated prior to posting to protect BCY, you and other users, but we also need your help in order to keep it as a safe place. This includes the following commitments:

  1. You will not send or otherwise post unauthorized commercial communications to users (such as spam).
  2. You will not collect users' information, or otherwise access the BCY website, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our permission.
  3. You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.
  4. You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.
  5. You will not bully, intimidate, or harass any user.
  6. You will not post content that is hateful, threatening, pornographic, or that contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence.
  7. You will not use the BCY website to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.
  8. You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of this Statement.

3. Registration and Account Security

Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

  1. You will not provide any false personal information on this site, or create an account for anyone other than yourself without permission.
  2. You will not use the BCY website if you are a convicted sex offender.
  3. You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
  4. You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardise the security of your account.
  5. You will not transfer your account to anyone without first getting our written permission.

4. Protecting Other People's Rights

We respect other people's rights, and expect you to do the same.

  1. You will not post content or take any action on the BCY website that infringes someone else's rights or otherwise violates the law.
  2. We moderate all posts and will remove any content you post if we believe that it violates this Statement.
  3. You will not post anyone's identification documents or sensitive financial information on the BCY website.

5. Amendments

  1. We can change this Statement so long as we provide you notice through the BCY website and an opportunity to comment.
  2. We can make changes for legal or administrative reasons upon notice without opportunity to comment.

6. Termination

If you violate the letter or spirit of this Statement, or otherwise create possible legal exposure for us, we can stop providing all or part of the BCY website to you. We will generally try to notify you, but have no obligation to do so. You may also delete your account at any time.

7. Disputes

  1. If anyone brings a claim against us related to your actions or your content on the BCY website, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim.
  2. WE TRY TO KEEP THE BCY WEBSITE UP, BUG-FREE, AND SAFE, BUT YOU USE IT AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE ARE PROVIDING THE SITE "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SITE WILL BE SAFE OR SECURE. BCY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS OR CONTENT OF THIRD PARTIES, AND YOU RELEASE US, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS FROM ANY CLAIMS AND DAMAGES, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY CLAIM YOU HAVE AGAINST ANY SUCH THIRD PARTIES. IF YOU ARE A CALIFORNIA RESIDENT, YOU WAIVE CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE §1542, WHICH SAYS: "A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR." WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS STATEMENT OR BCY, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. BCY'S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

8. Definitions

  1. By "the BCY website” and “the site” we mean the features and services we make available, through our website at www.bcy.org.uk.
  2. By “BCY”, "us," "we" and "our" we mean Bury St Edmunds and District Christian Youth, regd charity no. 1000519 and/or its affiliates.
  3. By "content" we mean the content and information you post on the BCY website, including information about you and the actions you take.
  4. By "post" we mean post on the BCY website or otherwise make available to us.
  5. By "use" we mean use, copy, publicly perform or display, distribute, modify, translate, and create derivative works of.

9. Other

  1. This Statement makes up the entire agreement between the parties regarding the BCY website, and supersedes any prior agreements.
  2. If any portion of this Statement is found to be unenforceable, the remaining portion will remain in full force and effect.
  3. If we fail to enforce any of this Statement, it will not be considered a waiver.
  4. Any amendment to or waiver of this Statement must be made in writing and signed by us.
  5. You will not transfer any of your rights or obligations under this Statement to anyone else without our consent.
  6. All of our rights and obligations under this Statement are freely assignable by us in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, or by operation of law or otherwise.
  7. Nothing in this Agreement shall prevent us from complying with the law.
  8. This Statement does not confer any third party beneficiary rights.