TERMS OF USE "Website" is a site which is operated by Waite & Son Ltd t/a Beards (“We”, “Us”, “Our”, “Beards”)

We (“We”) are Waite & Son Ltd t/a Beards (Beards the Jewellers), a company registered at 70 Promenade, Cheltenham, GL50 1NA. Registered number 301490, VAT number 275250559

You can contact us via our contact page or by telephone on 01242 516 238

The Website to which these Terms of Use apply and for which we are responsible is

Your use of this Website is subject to these Website Terms of Use (“Terms of Use”), which tell you the basis on which you may make use of our Website.

Your purchase of products which we supply to you through this Website (whether orders are placed online or over the telephone) (“Products”, “Goods”) is subject to the Website Terms of Sale (“Terms of Sale”).

Please read these Terms of Use carefully. Together with our privacy policy and, if you purchase Products through our Website, our Terms of Sale, they govern our relationship with you in relation to this Website. If you have any questions about them or do not wish to accept them, please contact our customer services department via our contact page or by telephone on 01242 516238 (9.30am – 5.30pm GMT Monday to Saturday)

We may change these Terms of Use at any time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to review these terms to ensure you are happy with any changes. Using or accessing this Website indicates your acceptance of these Terms of Use. If you do not accept these Terms of Use, you should not continue to use this Website.

Terms of Use

Your use of this Website and our intellectual property rights

This site has been made by us for your own personal, non-commercial use. We may modify, withdraw or deny access to this Website at any time. We may also withdraw or deny access to any user breaching our Terms of Use, our Privacy Policy or Terms of Sale.

If you choose, or you are provided with, a user identification code, password or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must keep this safe and treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any third party. We are not liable for any loss or passing of this information by you.

This Website and all of its contents including, without limitation, all text, software, software source code, trade marks, logos, designs, images, photographs, audio visual materials, written materials and any other form of material (“Website Content”) is owned by us or licensed to us by third parties. The copyright and all other intellectual property rights in all Website Content is owned by us or our licensors. Any rights or licences of the Website Content not expressly granted by the Terms of Use are reserved.

Except as set out in the Terms of Use, your use of the Website Content without written permission of the Website Content owner is strictly prohibited. You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page from this Website for non-commercial, personal use provided that you do not modify, distribute, transmit, display, reproduce, create derivative works from, sell, license or otherwise use the Website Content (to include any images) without our written permission. The passing of any Website Content to additional persons by you is prohibited unless you notify them of these terms to which they accept and do not further pass on.

Appropriate action against infringement of our intellectual property rights may be taken and we reserve the right to do so. We monitor the market for any action that might go against these terms.


Liabilities and Losses

We cannot guarantee that this Website will be compatible with all or any hardware and software which you may use. We cannot guarantee that the use of this Website will not cause damage to any property, including but not limited to loss of data or computer virus infection. We accept no liability for viruses and you are advised to take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information or images from the Website. We do not guarantee that this Website will be available all the time or at any specific time. We reserve the right to withdraw or modify this Website at any time.

We are only liable to you for losses which you suffer as a result of a breach of these Terms of Use by us. We are not responsible to you for any losses which you may incur which were not a foreseeable consequence of us breaching these Terms of Use, for example if you and we could not have contemplated those losses before or when you access this Website. Our liability to you shall not in any circumstances include any business or personal losses that you may incur, including but not limited to lost data, lost profits or business interruption. 
Please note that nothing contained in these Terms of Sale in any way affects your statutory rights.


Website Information

The information contained on this Website is given for general information and interest purposes only. Whilst we try and ensure the information contained on the Website is accurate and up to date, we cannot be responsible for any inaccuracies in the information. As a result, you should not rely on this information, and we recommend that you take further advice or seek further guidance before taking any action based on the information contained on this Website. Our liability to you as explained above remains unaffected by this.

Specifically, please note that some products on our Website (“Products”) may appear slightly larger or smaller than actual size due to screen defaults and photography techniques. Other Products may be represented at a larger size than actual size in order to clearly show details, or smaller than actual size in order to show the entire item.


Links to third party websites

We may supply links to other websites which are not within our control. Links are generally in blue colour and underlined, please make a note of this when using the Website. We are not responsible for these websites in any way. It is your responsibility to check the terms and conditions and privacy policy on any other website which you visit.

You may not link to this Website from another website unless you comply with the following guidelines AND obtain our consent in writing in advance (the granting of which may be subject to further conditions): 

  • You may not create a frame or any other border around the website 
  • The site from which you wish to link must comply with all relevant laws and regulations and must not contain content which may be considered to be distasteful or offensive. 
  • You must not refer to the Website in sub text or in line with any other text or image you may be mentioning. 
  • You must not imply that we endorse or are associated with any other website, product or service.

You are not entitled (nor will you assist others) to set up links from your own websites to the Website (whether by hypertext linking, deep-linking, framing, toggling or otherwise) without our prior written consent, which we may grant or withhold at our absolute discretion.

You agree that when accessing the Website you shall not price scrape or harvest pricing either manually or by use of a web spider, web robot or any other web crawling technology.


Governing Law and Jurisdiction

The formation, existence, construction, performance, validity and all aspects whatsoever of these Terms of Use or of any term of these Terms of Use will be governed by the law of England and Wales.

The English and Welsh courts will have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any disputes which may arise out of or in connection with these Terms of Use or use of the Website. However you should note that this does not prevent residents of Northern Ireland or Scotland from starting proceedings in their own local courts.

This current version Terms of use shall begin to be effective as of 23 May 2011