Legal Notices

Copyright

St Ives destination Website is operating as a not-for-profit business. St Ives Tourism Association owns the copyright in all material published on the Website or its third party licensors. Content of the Website is protected by the British copyright and trademark laws and other countries, unless otherwise stated.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, St Ives Tourism Association hereby authorises you as a User to:-

(a) view and display the Contents;

(b) download the Contents and store them in your computer (for example in the browser’s cache) for a period not exceeding thirty days, provided that the User also downloads this copyright notice; and

(c) print out the Contents, provided that the User also prints an acknowledgement in the form set out below and attaches it to any printed copy of any of the Contents.

You are authorised to download or print material from the site for your personal, non-commercial use. Materials may only be downloaded or printed with the applicable copyright and other notices included. Any other use (including copying, modifying, displaying or transmitting) of the content of the Website requires the prior written permission of St Ives Tourism Association.

Trademarks, logos and images

The ‘St Ives’ logos are trademarks of St Ives BID. All rights are reserved for these logos. Logos must not be used in any form without the prior written consent of St Ives Tourism Association or St Ives BID. All other trademarks appearing on St Ives Tourism Association Website are the property of their respective owners.

St Ives Tourism Association does not give Creative Commons 4.0 permission for use of: any images, photographs or branding, including the ‘St Ives’ logos. Please email enquiries and requests for use permission.

Attribution

Material obtained from the Website is to be attributed as: © St Ives Tourism Association.

Changes to the website

The User acknowledges and accepts that St Ives Tourism Association may from time to time alter any aspect of the Website, or any of the services or products provided through the Website, as it thinks fit and without notice to the User. Further, St Ives Tourism Association may alter the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice. The User accepts that it will have no claim for breach of contract or otherwise in respect of any such alteration.

Third-party copyright

Content and images from external websites are used by St Ives Tourism Association with permission. St Ives Tourism Association recommends that you refer to the copyright statements at those websites before using any external site materials. Their permission may be required to use the material. St Ives Tourism Association complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 and subsequent regulations including the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations. You will retain the right to opt-out of future correspondence at any point. We will not pass your details onto third parties.

Termination

St Ives Tourism Association reserves the right to terminate forthwith, or to refuse to permit, the use of the Website by any User, at any time and at St Ives Tourism Association’s absolute discretion.

Disclaimer

St Ives Tourism Association endeavours to ensure that information appearing in the Website is correct at the time of collation, but accepts no responsibility for any mistakes, inaccuracies or mis-descriptions, whether by inclusion or omission and whether negligent or otherwise. Prices, details and services shown are subject to change without notice, and St Ives Tourism Association accepts no responsibility for any such changes.

Prior to making bookings, you should check the availability and price of accommodation and services, the details of the facilities and/or services, and any applicable terms and conditions. All standards of accommodation and services contained in the Website are indicative only of a certain class, and are based upon information provided to St Ives Tourism Association, which St Ives Tourism Association does not check independently.

St Ives Tourism Association makes no representation or warranty in relation to the standard, class or fitness for purpose of any accommodation or service, nor does it endorse or in any respect warrant any products or services by virtue of any information, material or content referred to or included on, or linked from or to this site.

Without prejudice to the foregoing generality, St Ives Tourism Association hereby excludes, insofar as permitted by law, all warranties and representations, express or implied, in respect of any of the Contents, including but not limited to any information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons forming part of them, including but not limited to warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement of third party rights or any law, compatibility, security and accuracy.

Governing Laws

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. Any disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England.

Non-acceptance of the terms and conditions

If you do not accept these terms and conditions in full, you do not have permission to access the Contents of the Website and therefore should cease using the Website immediately.

Privacy

We respect the privacy of our customers therefore we are committed to the following Privacy Policy, which is designed to give you peace of mind and confidence. The purpose of this privacy statement is to provide you, the User, with details of how St Ives Tourism Association will collect, store and use the personal data you supply. Personal data is information which relates to identifiable living individuals. This Privacy Policy is expressly incorporated into the Terms and Conditions of Use of this website.

1.1. Statement of intent. It is the stated policy of St Ives Tourism Association that it will act in accordance with current legislation and aims to meet current best practice with regard to the processing of personal data. St Ives Tourism Association is the trading name of the tourism service, which is a registered company in England and Wales.

1.2 Online forms, use of personal data, any information that you provide online to St Ives Tourism Association, for example when requesting brochures, entering competitions or signing up for our newsletter, is captured and stored on our database. In addition to using this information to fulfil specific customer queries and requests, it also lets us keep you updated with news and promotions if you have signed up to our newsletter. When you provide personally identifiable information to us, we may use it to provide you with ongoing information about Cornwall as your holiday destination. We will not rent, sell or lease this personally identifiable information to other companies or individuals without your prior permission. You have a right to access, rectify, modify and delete any data referring to you. In order to exercise this right, please contact us immediately.

1.4 Storage and correction of personal data St Ives Tourism Association will retain the personal data it holds unless and until you send St Ives Tourism Association notice that you no longer wish it to retain this data. St Ives Tourism Association is obliged to supply you, on request, with a copy of the personal data it holds about you, provided that you pay a small fee to cover administration costs. If you wish to exercise this right, please contact St Ives Tourism Association at the address at the foot of this page for more details, including those regarding the fee which is payable for exercising such right. Should you discover any inaccuracies in such personal information, please notify St Ives Tourism Association as soon as possible at the same address. St Ives Tourism Association will then correct its records, and notify any third parties to whom such personal information may have been transmitted in accordance with clause 1.2 above.

Cookies

Cookies are a feature of web browsers that allow web servers to temporarily store information within your browser. We use cookies to allow various bits of functionality for the Website, such as being able to remember your preferences between pages. We also gather anonymous statistics through Google Analytics which helps us improve the site over time.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org. Our cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information, but without them we will not be able to offer you a personalised service, and some elements of the site may not function correctly.

The following are a list of cookies we use on the Website and their purpose:

Analytics Cookies

Analytics cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the Website, such as the pages visitors go to most often and where they have come from to the site. Collected anonymously, this information is only used to improve how the Website works.

Functional Cookies

Functional cookies are used to allow the Website to work properly. They may be used to remember choices you make on forms and allow us to provide enhanced and more personal features.

Social Media Cookies

Social media cookies are set by organisations such as Facebook and YouTube. They record information such as the number of times a video has been played or allow you to share a link. You should check with the provider website’s privacy terms, cookies policy and your own privacy settings with them.

Third Party Cookies

If you go onto a web page that contains embedded content such as banner advertising or you link through to a third party website from our site, you may be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies and are not responsible for them. You should check the third party website for information about how these cookies work and how to manage them.

Website usage measurements

The Website uses web analytics services provided by third party groups including Google.
Google Analytics, is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (‘Google’). Google Analytics uses cookies to help the Website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the Website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. In addition to data collected through a standard Google Analytics implementation, the Website uses Google Analytics Advertising Features along with DoubleClick cookies to measure demographic and interest data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using the Website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

To prevent your browser data being used by Google Analytics, opt-out here. For further information, please visit google.com/privacy.

The Website uses pixels, or transparent GIF files, to help manage online advertising. These GIF files are provided by our ad management partner, DoubleClick. These files enable DoubleClick to recognise a unique cookie on your web browser, which in turn enables us to learn which advertisements bring users to our Website. The cookie is placed by us, or by another advertiser who works with DoubleClick. With both cookies and Spotlight technology, the information that we collect and share is anonymous and not personally identifiable. It does not contain your name, address, telephone number, or email address. For more information about DoubleClick, including information about how to opt out of these technologies, please visit doubleclickbygoogle.com.
Analytics cookies on our site gather anonymous data such as geographic location, the method you used to reach this Website, the length of your visit, the time of your visit, the pages that you visit and the keywords used to search while on the Website. We may collect and process information about your actual location, including IP address, GPS and Wi-Fi access points, in order to show you information tailored to your location or possible language needs. If you don’t wish us to capture this information on your visit you can opt-out here.

Internet use risks

St Ives Tourism Association does not warrant that the functions contained in the Website will be uninterrupted or without error. In addition, St Ives Tourism Association shall not be responsible for the propagation of computer worms, viruses or other harmful components transmitted from this Website and other third-party sites.

Quoted prices

Figures and/or prices stated on the St Ives Tourism Association Website are generally prices for tourist services, such as accommodation, day tours or attraction entrance fees. All figures quoted are in British pounds, unless otherwise stated, and include a Value-Added Tax (VAT). Prior to making bookings, you should check the availability and price of accommodation and services with the operator, and any applicable terms and conditions.

Links to other sites

The Website and its Contents may incorporate links to the websites and services of third parties. Such links are provided for the User’s convenience only, and their provision does not constitute an authorisation by St Ives Tourism Association to the User to access such third-party websites, nor an endorsement of the content of such third party websites by St Ives Tourism Association.

The User acknowledges and accepts that St Ives Tourism Association is not, and shall not be held responsible for any damages, loss, costs or expenses arising from the use of such third party web sites, or products or services available through such third party web sites.

Where St Ives Tourism Association offers links to other sites, St Ives Tourism Association is not affiliated with those sites and has no control over, and is not responsible for, their content, privacy practice or other policies. Third-party sites should contain their own privacy notes, and those third parties should be responsible for their own privacy practices. Written requests for St Ives Tourism Association to link to a site should be forwarded to Online Comments.

St Ives Tourism Association welcomes links from other sites. Please contact St Ives Tourism Association to seek written permission to link to the Website.

Editorial policy

Information provided on this site is posted at the discretion of St Ives Tourism Association. The Website publishes articles, interviews and information that St Ives Tourism Association believes will be of interest and value to consumers. All views and opinions contained in the articles, interviews, or other information on the Website are solely the opinion of the writer, and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of St Ives Tourism Association.

Intellectual Property

All materials within the Site are the intellectual property of St Ives Tourism Association Ltd. Such materials may not be copied save to the extent necessary to view them on-line. However, you may print complete pages of the site as hard copies for your own personal use. Feel free to use the information published on this website for your own personal use. You don’t have to ask formal permission from St Ives Tourism Association Ltd or pay a fee.

But if you do use any of our material then please:

  • Reproduce it accurately
  • Do not use it in a misleading context
  • Acknowledge that it comes from www.stives-cornwall.co.uk

However, for images we do ask that…

  • The only images you download from our site are those contained in our photo gallery or where it is otherwise specifically stated it is ok to do so.
  • And please do not use any images displayed elsewhere on the site as these are copyright protected.

If however you are unsure what you can and can’t use then please contact us using the contact page.

Accuracy of Information

Whilst St Ives Tourism Association Ltd uses reasonable endeavours to ensure that the contents of this Site are accurate and up-to-date it does not accept any liability for any information which may not be accurate. St Ives Tourism Association Ltd is reliant upon third parties for much of the information provided (see below) and reserves the right to change data, references and specifications at any time.

The contents of this site are for general information and public relations purposes only and do not purport to provide advice, make any offer or otherwise create or lead to the creation of any legally enforceable relationship between St Ives Tourism Association Ltd and you. No reliance should be placed on any statements made on the site, whether for investment purposes or otherwise. St Ives Tourism Association Ltd excludes to the fullest extent permitted by law all liability resulting from your access to the site including (without limitation) any loss, (financial or otherwise) or damage resulting directly or indirectly from any such reliance.

St Ives Tourism Association Ltd accepts no liability or responsibility whatsoever for any other web sites which may be accessed through this site. The site and these terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England. Any disputes arising shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Governing law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. Any disputes arising here from shall be exclusively subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England.

Non-acceptance of the terms and conditions

If you do not accept these terms and conditions in full, you do not have permission to access the Contents of the Website and therefore should cease using the Website immediately.

Accessibility

St Ives Tourism Association is committed to continuous enhancement of this Website to ensure information on this Website is widely accessible. If you are not satisfied with any aspect of the service provided by St Ives Tourism Association please let us know.

Should you experience any difficulties with accessing this Website or any information contained within it, please contact us and we will do our best to provide you with information in an alternative format, or direct you to alternative resources or agencies in good faith.

To contact St Ives Tourism Association regarding the accessibility of this Website, email info@stivestourismassociation.co.uk or write to us at St Ives Tourism Association, The Guildhall, Street-An-Pol, Saint Ives TR26 2DS.

Site credits

This Website was designed and built on behalf of St Ives Tourism Association in 2016 by Meor Design. Images and text copyright St Ives Tourism Association, unless otherwise stated, and with permission from members of St Ives Tourism Association and other third parties by arrangement.

St Ives brand

Meor Design

Website design

Meor Design

Photography

Lizzie Churchill
Alex May
Nick Pumphrey
Adam Sargent
Alastair Sopp
Matty Snelling 

Copywriting

Sean Vaardal
Kate Waddon