Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society (DDAGS)

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern DDAGS’ relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

The term ‘DDAGS or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owners and operators of the DDAGS website which is to say the members of the Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Terms of use of the DDAGS website

This website is owned, operated and maintained by the Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society, a voluntary, unincorporated and not-for-profit membership society working to promote and preserve the use of allotments in Dereham town.

The use of this website is subject to these terms and conditions of use which explain how the website works and how you can use the services we provide through it.

Your continued use of this website is considered to be acceptance of the terms and conditions of use of the site.

Use of the website

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

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.

All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.

This website uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences. Please see our cookies policy to understand how cookies are used.

From time to time, this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

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

Whilst we have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information on this website, it is provided on an “as is” basis and we give no warranty and make no representation regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content of this website.

Content / software

All content included on this website, including text, graphics, logos, icons, images, software and source code, and the arrangement and compilation of such content and any databases are the property of the Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society and its members and is protected by United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws, including copyright laws.

You may print material from the website for your legitimate, private, educational and research purposes, but you may not charge a fee for any use and commercial use is expressly prohibited. Appropriate acknowledgement of the copyright owner is required if material is re-published in any format and no endorsement should be implied by its use. You must ensure that others to whom you provide these materials in accordance with the above are made aware of these restrictions.

Prohibited Activities

When using this website you will observe the following provisions and restrictions:

You will not send or cause to be sent unsolicited commercial messages or communications in any form (spam).

You will not use the website in such a way as to risk or cause loss, damage or destruction of data.

You will not use the website in such a way that brings or could bring the Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society and its members or any user of the website into disrepute.

You will not knowingly transmit any material which threatens the integrity and/or security of any network or computer system (including, but not limited to, transmission of worms, viruses, trojans and other malicious codes and accessing any device or data without proper authorisation).

You will not reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of the website except as permitted by these Terms of Use.

You will not interfere with, damage or disrupt any part of the website, any equipment or network used for the storage of the website or any software used in the provision of the website. For the avoidance of doubt, this provision applies to any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.

You will not attempt to obtain unauthorised access to the website, such as attempting to circumvent or circumventing any authentication, registration or other security feature of any system, network or account. This includes accessing any data not intended for the user, logging into a server or account the user is not authorised to access, or probing the security of any system, network or account.

Links to third party websites and restrictions

The use of third party websites is entirely at your own risk. Links contained in the website will lead to other websites not under our control, and we accept no liability for the content of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. Links provided on the website are provided to you only as a convenience and the inclusion of any link does not imply reliability and endorsement by us of the content of any third party’s website.

These Terms of Use do not apply to any third party website linked to the website. You should read the terms and conditions of those websites before using them and direct any questions or comments about the linked website’s contents to the relevant website provider.

You are not entitled (nor will you assist others) to set up links from your own websites to the website (whether by hypertext linking, deep-linking, framing, toggling or otherwise) without our prior written consent, which we may grant or withhold at our absolute discretion.


The Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society  shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential losses or damages whatsoever, howsoever arising (including but not limited to loss of business, loss of opportunity, loss of sale, loss of goodwill, loss of profits or increased costs).

The disclaimers set out above do not affect or prejudice any other disclaimers or exclusions relating to this website (whether or not contained in these terms) which we have communicated to you or which you have accepted by using this website.

No contracting online

This website is a purely information-only website and does not support any commercial or monetary transactions. Nothing on this website is intended to be nor should be construed as an offer to enter into a contractual relationship with you or anyone else, except for these Terms of Use which govern the relationship between us in relation to your use of the website.

If you make a contract with a third party who is named or referred to on this website, it is your responsibility to ensure that you are comfortable with the terms of that contract and to take legal advice if necessary.

Our Rights and Remedies

We have the absolute discretion to determine whether there has been a breach of these Terms of Use through your use of the website and we may take such action as we deem to be appropriate. We may issue a warning, written or otherwise, to you before taking such action. Further, we reserve the right to immediately suspend your access to the website cancel any accounts and/or registrations, and remove any Contributions you have uploaded to the website. We also have the right to disclose any information to law enforcement authorities as we reasonably feel is necessary.

We have the right to seek damages from you for any loss, damage or injury which results directly or indirectly from your participation in the website and associated events. Any damages sought will include a claim against you for reimbursement of all costs resulting from the breach.

Dereham and District Allotments and Gardeners Society, March 2019