Terms of Use

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using this site.

Use of this website (www.thefamilymarathon.org) and all pages in this domain constitutes acceptance of the following terms and conditions:

Hope and Homes for Children reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law for any violation of these terms of use, including any violation of Hope and Homes for Children's rights in the Hope and Homes for Children name and emblem and its rights in connection with the information, artwork, text, video, audio, or pictures (together, the "Content") of The Family Marathon website.

These terms relate specifically to our website www.thefamilymarathon.org

​Table of Contents

1. The Family Marathon website
2. By using our site you accept these terms.
3. There are other terms that may apply to you.
4. We may make changes to these terms.
5. We may make changes to our site.
6. We may suspend or withdraw our site.
7. You must keep your account details safe.
8. How you may use material on our site.
9. Use of imagery and personal testimonies.
10. Do not rely on information on this site.
11. We are not responsible for websites we link to.
12. We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them.
13. Rules about linking to our site.
14. Which country's laws apply to any disputes?

1. The Family Marathon website

1.1. This website is provided by Hope and Homes for Children and operated by our event partner Limelight Sports Ltd. Hope and Homes for Children is a registered charity in England and Wales under charity number 1089490 and have our registered office at: East Clyffe, Salisbury, WILTS SP3 4LZ
1.2. To contact us, please email info@thefamilymarathon.org

​2. By using our site you accept these terms.

2.1. By using our site, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them.
2.2. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our site.
2.3. We recommend that you print a copy of these terms for future reference.

3. There are other terms that may apply to you.

3.1. These terms of use refer to the following additional terms, which also apply to your use of our site:
3.1.1. our Privacy Policy which sets out the terms on which we process any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate;
3.1.2. our Cookie Policy which sets out information about the cookies on our site.

4. We may make changes to these terms.

4.1. We may 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.

5. We may make changes to our site.

5.1. We may update and change our site from time to time to reflect changes to our users' needs and our business priorities. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

6. We may suspend or withdraw our site.

6.1. 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.
6.2. 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.

7. You must keep your account details safe.

7.1. If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential. You must not disclose it to any third party.
7.2. We have the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by us, at any time, if in our reasonable opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use.
7.3. If you know or suspect that anyone other than you knows your user identification code or password, you must promptly notify us at info@thefamilymarathon.org

8. How you may use material on our site.

8.1. All content of The Family Marathon website is protected by law including, as applicable, copyright laws. The content of The Family Marathon website is selected on the basis of Hope and Homes for Children’s own criteria and in its own sole discretion.
8.2. If you wish to mirror, reproduce, republish or translate any of the information shared on this website for wider dissemination, please email us.
8.3. Hope and Homes for Children reserves all copyrights on material on its web pages, including photographs and graphic designs. The use of Hope and Homes for Children internet material for any purpose, including repackaging in hard copy or compilation for electronic media, is prohibited unless prior written permission is obtained.
8.4. The unauthorised use of the Hope and Homes for Children name and logo is against international law and is expressly forbidden.
8.5. You must not use any part of the content on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us.

9. Use of imagery and personal testimonies.

9.1. Some photographs are used for representational purposes only. Individual stories and photographs are changed to protect children's identities.

10. Do not rely on information on this site.

10.1. 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.
10.2. 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.

11. We are not responsible for websites we link to.

11.1. The Family Marathon website may be linked to other websites that are not under Hope and Homes for Children's control. Hope and Homes for Children does not assume any responsibility or liability in respect of such websites, including, for example, responsibility or liability for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on those websites.
11.2. 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.

12. We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them.

12.1. No representations or warranties of any kind concerning The Family Marathon website are given, including responsibility for any infection by virus or any other contamination or by anything, which has destructive properties.
12.2. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
12.3. 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.

13. Rules about linking to our site.

13.1. Requests for permission for linking a website to The Family Marathon website can be done by emailing us. Should approval to link to our site be granted, 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.
13.2. 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.
13.3. You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.
13.4. 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.
13.5. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

14. Which country's laws apply to any disputes?

14.1. These terms of use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. We agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.