PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE
1. What’s in these terms?
1.1. These terms tell you the rules for using our website https://www.theneedles.co.uk.
2. Who we are and how to contact us
2.1. https://www.theneedles.co.uk is a site operated by [Heritage Great Britain Plc (CRN: 2808359)] / [Heritage Attractions (CRN: 3741747)] (“We”). We have our registered office at 5th floor, 88 Church Street, Liverpool, L1 3HD. Our VAT number is 726954892.
3. By using our site you accept these terms
3.2. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
3.3. We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.
4. There are other terms that may apply to you
4.1.2. Our Cookies Policy; and
4.1.3. Our booking terms and conditions.
5. We may make changes to these terms
We amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our site, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
6. We may make changes to our site
We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our offerings, our users’ needs and our business priorities.
7. We may suspend or withdraw our site
7.1. Our site is made available free of charge.
7.2. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.
8. We may transfer this agreement to someone else
8.1. We may transfer our rights and obligations under these terms to another organisation. We will endeavour to make you aware if this happens and we will ensure that the transfer will not affect your rights under the contract.
8.2. Our site is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our site is appropriate for use or available in other locations.
9. You must keep your account details safe
9.1. If you choose, or you are provided with, any login / user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security or booking procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
9.3. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you know your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
10. How you may use material on our site
10.1. We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
10.2. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others to content posted on our site.
10.3. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials 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.
10.4. Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our site must always be acknowledged (except where the content is user-generated).
10.5. You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
11. No text or data mining, or web scraping
11.1. You shall not conduct, facilitate, authorise or permit any text or data mining or web scraping in relation to our site or any services provided via, or in relation to, our site. This includes using (or permitting, authorising or attempting the use of):
11.1.1. Any “robot”, “bot”, “spider”, “scraper” or other automated device, program, tool, algorithm, code, process or methodology to access, obtain, copy, monitor or republish any portion of the site or any data, content, information or services accessed via the same.
11.1.2. Any automated analytical technique aimed at analysing text and data in digital form to generate information which includes but is not limited to patterns, trends and correlations.
11.2. The provisions in this clause should be treated as an express reservation of our rights in this regard, including for the purposes of Article 4(3) of Digital Copyright Directive ((EU) 2019/790).
11.3. This clause shall not apply insofar as (but only to the extent that) we are unable to exclude or limit text or data mining or web scraping activity by contract under the laws which are applicable to us.
12. Do not rely on information on this site
12.1. The content on our site is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the content on our site.
12.2. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our site, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our site is accurate, complete or up to date.
13. We are not responsible for websites we link to
13.1. Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them.
13.2. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources.
14. User-generated content is not approved by us
This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the site or third parties (including advertisers). This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
15. How to complain about content uploaded by other users
If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users, please contact us on
16. Our responsibility for loss or damage suffered by you
16.1. Whether you are a consumer or a business user:
16.1.1. We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.
16.1.2. Different limitations and exclusions of liability will apply to liability arising as a result of the supply of any products, services or accommodation to you, which will be set out in the relevant Terms and conditions.
16.2. If you are a business user:
16.2.1. We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
16.2.2. We will not be liable to you 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:
184.108.40.206. use of, or inability to use, our site; or
220.127.116.11. use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
16.2.3. In particular, we will not be liable for:
18.104.22.168. loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
22.214.171.124. business interruption;
126.96.36.199. loss of anticipated savings;
188.8.131.52. loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
184.108.40.206. any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
16.3. If you are a consumer:
16.3.1. Please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
17. How we may use your personal information
18. We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them
18.1. We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.
18.2. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
18.3. You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site 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 our site will cease immediately.
19. Rules about linking to our site
19.1. You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.
19.2. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
19.3. You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
19.4. Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page.
19.5. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
19.6. If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact email@example.com.
20. Which country’s laws apply to any disputes?
21. Our trade marks are registered
[TRADE MARK] is a UK registered trade mark of Heritage Great Britain Plc and/or Heritage Attractions Limited. You are not permitted to use them without our approval, unless they are part of material you are using as permitted under [Clause 10 ] above.
Last Updated on 15th August 2022.