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Copyright information

All contents on this website are protected by copyright. Works may not be copied or used without the express agreement of the individual member whose work is either written or illustrated.

Legal status

Purton Artists Society is a not for profit organisation. All of the money earned by or donated to Purton Artists Society is used in pursuing the Society objectives; that of being an exhibiting society for the visual arts and, to encourage and foster a greater appreciation of the arts in the local community.

Rules and regulations

The following rules and regulations apply to all visitors to or users of this Web Site. By accessing this Web Site, users acknowledges acceptance of these terms and conditions. Purton Artists Society reserves the right to change these rules and regulations from time to time at its sole discretion. In the case of any violation of these rules and regulations, Purton Artists Society reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for such violations. These rules and regulations apply to all visits to the Purton Artists Society Web Site and blog, both now and in the future.

Information Accuracy

Although we have attempted to provide accurate information on the Web Site, Purton Artists Society assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information. Purton Artists Society may change the content at any time without notice and mention of external web sites or services is for information purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation unless specifically stated.

Links to third party sites

This Web Site contain links to many third party sites. Access to any other Internet site linked to this Web Site is at the user's own risk and Purton Artists Society is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on these sites. Purton Artists Society provides these links merely as a convenience and the inclusion of such links does not imply an endorsement.

Liability statement

We are posting these statements to be a good web citizen. This site operates in good faith, but on an as-is, as-available basis. Any warranties of accuracy, quality, title, fitness or merchantability are disclaimed. We are not liable for direct, indirect, incidental or consequential damages, loss or injury. We are not liable for events beyond our direct control.

Applicable law

These terms of use shall be governed by, and construed exclusively in accordance with, English law. Any dispute arising under these terms of use shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts and, by using this website; you hereby submit to and waive any objections to the jurisdiction of such courts.


Privacy Policy

Purton Artists is compliant with the rules of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) for the protection of the data of members and others who have connections with the PA.

Others who have connections (described as “associates”) include visiting tutors, committee members of other art groups, guests who attend exhibitions, recipients of invitations, village hall or other venue personnel, exhibition sponsors and any person(s) for whom an on-going connection with the PA is desired.

The Committee of the PA and those who carry out certain tasks on behalf of the PA reserve the right to hold the contact details of members and associates who have given their explicit and un-coerced consent to do so. The contact details of members and associates will be password protected by everyone who holds their details.

Contact details will be stored in a password-protected document on the computers of the Committee and removed if membership or association ceases, unless the PA has the explicit consent of those former members and associates to continue to send them PA information or invitations.

Emails from members and associates will be deleted as soon as the content is no longer needed.

If a member of the Committee relinquishes his/her post, he/she will delete all records at the time of handing over responsibility to another appointed person.

Contact details include the person’s name, postal address, email address and telephone no(s) for the purpose of sending them information regarding the activities of the PA. These contact details will not be disclosed to any third party without the explicit and un-
coerced written consent of individual members or associates.

All group emails will be sent as ‘Blind Carbon Copy’ (BCC) so that names and email addresses are not visible to other person(s) receiving the email.

April 2018