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Unless expressly stated otherwise, the Content does not: Constitute an offer or inducement to enter into a legally binding contract or Form part of the terms and conditions for our products and services. While we strive to ensure that the Content on the Website is correct, we cannot guarantee that all of the Content is completely error-free. Please let us know if you notice any errors and we will seek to correct them. If you purchase goods that do not match the description we gave you, Your Consumer Rights (see below) may entitle you to a refund or repair or replacement of the goods. Before taking or refraining from any action in reliance on the Content or this Website, you must make and rely on your own enquiries in relation to, and in evaluation of, the Content including any information, predictions, opinions and statements contained in this Website.
Can I return items paid for using Paypal? All orders purchased using Paypal must be returned through our online store, for a refund only. Orders made with Paypal may not be exchanged in-store and must be returned online for a refund. Please see our see our Returns Policy for more information.
By placing any order for goods in the manner described on the Website, you make an offer to purchase the goods for the price specified on that Website at the time you place the order (Offer). We may, in our sole and absolute discretion, accept or reject any Offer made by you for any reason, including, without limitation, the unavailability of the goods, an error in the price or the goods description posted on the Website, or an error in your Offer. We are unable to make changes to your order once it has been placed. If you’ve made a mistake with your order, you are welcome to return it to us once it has arrived for an exchange or refund. We offer free returns, within the terms of our Returns Policy. If you’ve made a mistake with your address, please contact Customer Service. We will make every effort with our chosen couriers to retrieve your order and update the address details. We can launch an investigation with Royal Mail once the items are missing for more than 3 business days.
We use Secure Encrypted Gateways for the secure processing of card transactions. We do not store or have access to your credit card details - they are transmitted directly and securely to Paypal. If you are considering sending us any other personal information through thepuk.com or other electronic means, please be aware that the information may be insecure in transit, particularly where no encryption is used (e.g. email, standard HTTP). We are subject to laws requiring us to protect the security of personal information once it comes into our possession.
Availability of the Website
While we use reasonable care and skill to ensure the Website is free from defects and harmful code, Internet services are subject to interruption, breakdown, viruses, delays, interception, interference and other errors involving communications networks, computer systems, servers, providers, computer equipment and software. In relation to any device which you use to access the Website, we recommend that you obtain and maintain up-to-date virus, security and intrusion prevention and scanning software which is specifically designed for all devices you use to access the Website.
You are responsible for all of your activity in connection with accessing the Website. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of your access to the Website. If we issue you with a password that permits you to access certain parts of this Website, you are solely responsible for any use of the Website through such access, whether authorised or not. You agree that you will not, (either yourself or through any third party): Use any device, software, process or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website or any transaction or process being conducted on or through the Website. Take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of or bandwidth connecting to the Website Take any action that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Website or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Website or Transmit, distribute, introduce or otherwise make available in any manner through the Website any computer virus, keyloggers, spyware, worms, Trojan horses, timebombs or other malicious or harmful programming (collectively, "Viruses"). Use the Websites in connection with requesting, harvesting, obtaining or storing any personal information, passwords, account information or other information about other users of the Website or Use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extracting tools in connection with the Website. You must comply with all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations that relate to your use of or activities on this Website. We reserve the right to report potentially criminal activity to appropriate law enforcement agencies.
We may permit you to place Content on the Website (including posting messages, uploading files, inputting data or engaging in any other form of communication). By submitting Content for potential inclusion in the Website, you grant to us an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive, worldwide licence to do the following with respect to the Content: Use, reproduce, modify, sublicence, redistribute, adapt, transmit, publish, broadcast and display the Content and create derivative works from the Content and Sublicence any of those rights to third parties. You acknowledge that Content that you send to, or attempt to include in the Website, may not reach or be correctly displayed on that Website for a variety of reasons including but not limited to mechanical, software, computer, telecommunications or electronic failure. You must not send any Content or links for inclusion on the Website which in any way whatsoever: Is fraudulent, misleading or deceptive (including impersonating another person or misrepresenting a connection with another person or entity). Infringes any third party’s copyright, patent, trade mark, trade secret or other intellectual property rights or proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy. Violates any law, statue or regulation, or constitutes, or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offence (including prohibitions on spam messages). Is defamatory, libellous, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing. Is harmful, threatening, abusive, hateful, offensive, discriminatory, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent. Promotes, directly or indirectly, the use or supply of tobacco products or promotes pharmaceutical therapeutic goods not approved for sale in Australia Impinges on any other user’s use or enjoyment of the Website. Seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise. Contains any ‘prohibited content’ or ‘potential prohibited content’ within the meaning of Schedule 5 of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 (Cth). Any Content that you send to, or attempt to include in the Website may be made publicly available to all users of the Website, and may be indexed and cached by search engines. We may or may not monitor and review user Content.
The Website may contain links to third party websites. Our inclusion of these links is not intended to indicate that we sponsor or endorse the operators or Content of linked websites.
Your Consumer Rights
You may have rights under applicable consumer protection legislation, such as the Consumer Law, which cannot be excluded, restricted or modified by this Agreement (Your Consumer Rights). Your Consumer Rights include that goods will be of acceptable quality and match their description and that services will be provided with care and skill. You can find out more about Your Consumer Rights from consumer organisations and bodies such as Citizens Advice.
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We will, from time-to-time, make available to you offers & discounts in the form of a Promo Code or Special Pricing related to your Account with us. These are subject to the terms & conditions communicated to you when the offer is made available. All offers and promotions are at H V Wooding's sole discretion and are subject to variation or withdrawal without notice.