This website is brought to you by Events Unlimited (the “Company”), the trading name of Maestro Promotions Ltd, on behalf of Wooden Spoon Society. To contact us, email challenge@eventsunlimited.co.uk or call us on 01283 841600.

1 Acceptance of terms
1.1 Your access to and use of the www.spoonchallenges.com website and all information and materials contained on it (the “Website”) is subject exclusively to the following terms, conditions and disclaimers (the “Terms and Conditions”). Please read the Terms and Conditions carefully. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions.

1.2 By using the Website you are fully accepting the Terms and Conditions. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.

1.3 Notwithstanding the provisions of clauses 1.1 and 1.2, certain sections or pages on the website may contain separate terms and conditions or disclaimers, which are to act in addition to the Terms and Conditions. In the event of any inconsistency between any such terms, conditions and/or disclaimers and the Terms and Conditions, the Terms and Conditions shall prevail

2 Advice
2.1 Neither the Company, nor any of its employees and contractors:

2.1.1 endorses or recommends in any way any of the products, services, websites, companies or publications referred to on the Website; or

2.1.2 is responsible for any liabilities arising from the procurement of any such products and/or services from those websites, companies and/or publications, or for their availability.

2.2 You should not rely on any information or opinions contained on the Website in making an investment or other decision but should obtain relevant and specific professional advice. Nothing contained on the Website constitutes or should be construed to constitute investment, legal, tax or other advice.

3 Changes to website
3.1 The Company reserves the right to:

3.1 .1 change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it (including, without limitation, changes to the layout, functionality or ‘look and feel’ of the Website, and the information made available on the Website) without notice and you confirm that the Company shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal; and

3.1.2 change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your use of the Website following any such changes shall be deemed to be your full acceptance of those changes.

4 Interactive Materials
4.1 Portions of this site may allow users to post their own material, which may be accessed and viewed by others. Materials posted by users do not necessarily reflect the views of the Company. You hereby agree that you will not submit, upload, post, advertise or transmit, distribute or otherwise publish any information or material which:

4.1.1 is (or is reasonably likely to be considered) defamatory, abusive, offensive, unlawful, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable;

  • 4.1.2 restricts or inhibits (or is reasonably likely to restrict or inhibit) any other user from using the Website;
  • 4.1.3 constitutes a criminal offence, gives rise to a civil liability or otherwise infringes any law or regulation or encourages conduct that would lead to any of these situations;
  • 4.1.4 infringes any personal or proprietary rights of any third parties, including without limitation trademark, trade secret, copyright and patent rights;
  • 4.1.5 contains a virus or any other harmful routine; or
  • 4.1.6 constitutes or contains false or misleading indications of origin or statements of fact.

4.2 The Company reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to review, edit or delete any material posted by users which the Company deems to be in contravention of all, or any part of, clause 5.1.

5 copyright and trade marks
5.1 All materials on the Website are either owned by the Company or are made available to it under licence by third parties. All material on the website is protected by copyright in the United Kingdom and other countries. All trademarks and/devices (including, but not limited to, the Company logo) displayed on the Website are owned by the Company or its licensors. Save as provided for in clause 5.2 of the Terms and Conditions, any use or reproduction of these trademarks and/or devices is prohibited. All rights are reserved.

5.2 The materials on this web site may be retrieved and downloaded solely for personal use. No materials may otherwise be copied, modified, published, broadcast or otherwise distributed without the prior written permission of the Company. Any copies must not alter the original content of the Website and must reproduce the copyright notices on the Website.

5.3 For information on obtaining permission to reproduce or use our copyright material, please contact us.

6 Security
6.1 If you choose to send any electronic communications to the Company by means of the Website (whether by means of email or through forms made available on the Website), you do so at your own risk. We cannot guarantee that such communications will not be interrupted or changed or that they will reach the intended recipient safely.

7 Disclaimers and limitation of liability
7.1 The Website is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis and, to the extent permitted by law, without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied. Specifically, but without limitation, the Company does not warrant that:

  • 7.1 .1 the Website or any software or material available on or downloaded from it will be free from viruses or defects, compatible with your equipment or fit for any purpose;
  • 7.1.2 any information published is accurate, reliable, complete or appropriate for your specific purposes or circumstances; or
  • 7.1.3 your use of the Website will be timely or secure.

7.2 The Company expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any material communicated by third parties through this Website.

7.3 In no event shall the Company, its employees or agents be liable for any direct, indirect or consequential losses, damages, costs or expenses resulting from access to or use of the Website or any linking to other sites from the Website or reliance on any information contained in the Website, whether through negligence, tort, breach of contract or otherwise and howsoever arising. This exclusion and limitation only applies to the extent permitted by law and is without prejudice to any express provisions to the contrary in any written licence or subscription agreement from the Company in respect of the use of any online service provided via the Website.

7.4 Nothing in the Terms and Conditions shall be construed so as to exclude or limit the liability of the Company for death or personal injury as a result of the negligence of the Company, or as a result of the Company’s fraud.

8 Indemnity
8.1 You agree to indemnify and hold the Company harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against the Company and/or its employees and/or agents arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of the Website.

9 Privacy
9.1 In order to improve our website and better serve website users, we may use software tools or ‘cookies’ to gather information about the browsing activities of visitors to the Website. A cookie is a piece of technology, sometimes called a text file, that is sent from a web server to a web browser enable the browser to remember certain information. The information held by a cookie can only be read by the person who sent it. The information that may be gathered includes the dates and times of visits, pages viewed, time spent at the site and the sites visited just before and just after visiting the Website.

9.2 If you provide any personal data to the Company through the Website, such data may be processed by the Company or any member of its group (including third party agents and companies based in countries where data protection laws might not exist or be of a lower standard than in the EU) for the purposes of aiding in the operation, design, marketing and/or promotion of present and future products and services of the Company and/or members of its group. The Company is committed to protecting your privacy and will take all reasonable steps to ensure that your personal data are kept secure against unauthorised access, loss, disclosure or destruction. If you wish, you may also have a copy of any of your personal data that the Company holds. The Company may, as allowed by law, charge a fee for this.

10 Severance
10.1 If any of the Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

11 Governing law
11.1 These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law and you hereby submit irrevocably to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.