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We endeavour to keep the information on this website up to date and correct. However, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information or services contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage whatsoever arising from or in connection with the use of this website.

Every effort is made to keep this website up and running smoothly. However, we take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under our control. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed within them.

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of this website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

Privacy Statement

We will not store any personal information about you when you visit this website, except where you have voluntarily chosen to give us those details.

To use some of our online services, you may be asked to register your name, email address and other relevant details.

Where you have provided us with personal information, we will not pass this on to any third party organisations or individuals without your express permission (see details of Fair Processing Statement below).

Any personal information which you provide will be stored securely and held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Fair Processing Statement

It is important that you are aware that the Council is currently taking part in the Audit Commission's National Fraud Initiative, which means it will share information you provide or have provided with the Audit Commission for the purposes of the detection of fraud.

Please read our Fair Processing Statement for more information.

About Cookies

This site uses cookies in order to provide a service to visitors. No personal data is stored in cookies and cookies are not used in order to provide advertising. Cookies are used for the following purposes:

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  2. to check that cookies can be set and therefore determine whether a user is able to log in
  3. to store a reference to form data that is stored on the web server
  4. to provide us with meaningful reports about our site visitors