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This website is owned by Whittons Auctions Limited trading as Whittons. The terms covenants conditions and provisions contained therein constitute an agreement between you the user and Whittons and sets out the terms upon which you may use and access the information products materials and services available through the website. By accessing viewing or using the information products materials or services available on or through this website you indicate that you understand and intend these terms and conditions to be the legally binding and agree to be legally bound by them. Whittons reserve the right to change any of its terms and conditions whether contained on this website or anywhere else documented at any time. It is your responsibility to read the terms and conditions on a regular basis to ascertain whether there are any amendments to any of the other terms and conditions have been made. If you do not agree to such amendments you are compelled to immediately terminate using this website. You are permitted to view this website and you are permitted to print hard copies of material on it for your personal, non-commercial use. All other copying whether in electronic, hard copy or other format is strictly prohibited and all other rights are reserved. The content of the website excluding proprietary intellectual property material trademarks and copyrights remains the property of Whittons and is therefore copyrighted with all rights reserved. Replication reproduction publication and/or distribution of any or all of the contents of this website is strictly prohibited. You are permitted to save download or print individual selections for your own personal and private use only. Any use of the website for commercial gain or advantage is strictly prohibited. There are other terms and conditions applying to particular areas of the website which relate to your use of such areas all of which will together with these terms and conditions govern your use of the website and of its associated information products materials and services.
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Except to the extent otherwise provided in these terms and conditions any warranties which would otherwise be implied by law as to quality fitness for purpose or as to skill and care are hereby excluded. Neither Whittons nor its directors consultants and employees will be liable to you whether for failure to provide service negligence breach of contract misrepresentation or otherwise for any direct indirect or consequential damage including without limitation loss of profit goodwill business opportunity or anticipated savings suffered by you as a result of your use of this website or any information materials software or services provided on or through it or downloaded from it or your inability to use the website or any error in the provision of the website or any computer virus transmitted through the website. Nothing in these terms and conditions or in any other terms and conditions governing your use of the website shall operate to exclude or restrict our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our or our employees’ negligence or breach of our obligations arising from section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or from fraud. Except in relation to any information or software at any site linked to the website we have exercised reasonable care in compiling all information provided at this website and to ensure that all software provided for downloading on the website is free from any defects and viruses. It is your responsibility, however always to verify any information that you may obtain on the website with independent authorities before acting on it. Whittons accept no responsibility for any of the content information products materials services of any website linked to this website.