Terms And Conditions · Disclaimer · Privacy Policy

Welcome to www.chessboard.org.uk When you use our website you are in compliance with and bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which in tandem with our privacy policy govern Chess Board’s relationship with you in relation to www.chessboard.org.uk

The term "Chess Board" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the website. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of Chessboard.org is subject to the following terms:

Your use of Chessboard.org and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.

Website Disclaimer

The information contained in Chessboard.org is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by "Chess Board" and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how "Chess Board" uses and protects any information that you give "Chess Board" when you use www.chessboard.org.uk

"Chess Board" is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. If we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using Chessboard.org, then you can be assured that it will only be used in relation to this privacy statement.

"Chess Board" may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from August 2008.

We may collect: postcode, email address, preferences and interests.

We need this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

To update our internal records.

We may use the information to improve our products and services.

We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

We may also occaisionally use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.

Our Security

We do our best to ensure that your information is kept secure. To prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.


A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can alter its operations to your needs, preferrences by holding info about your preferences.

We use cookies to log traffic to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web traffic and improve our site in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, they enable us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie doesn't gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This however may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Outbound links to external sites

Our site may contain links to other sites of interest. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You be cautious and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

How you may control your personal data

You may choose to restrict the gathering or usage of your personal data by:

Whenever you are asked to fill in a webform, look for the box that you can click to show that you don't want the data to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes

if you have previously agreed to us using your data for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us here.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal data to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you want this to happen.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.