Terms and Conditions

Last updated on 15 May 2020.



What's in these terms?

These terms of use (the “Terms of Use”) tell you the rules for using our FurloughedFoodies C.I.C. (“FurloughedFoodies” or “we”) volunteering, food preparation, coordination and food delivery platform and website (www.furloughedfoodieslondon.co.uk) (the “Platform”).


Who we are and how to contact us

The Platform is operated by FurloughedFoodies C.I.C.. We are registered in England and Wales as a Community Interest Company limited by guarantee with company number 12568602 and have our registered office at Flat 7, 48 Buckingham Court, Kensington Park Road, W11 3BP, London, United Kingdom


To contact us, please email hello@furloughedfoodieslondon.co.uk


Terms of Use

By using our Platform you hereby irrevocably and unconditionally confirm, understand, acknowledge and agree that you accept and will comply with the following Terms of Use set out below: 

  • We are a non-profit community interest company established for the sole purposes of providing meals to frontline UK national health service workers and to those most vulnerable members of the community during the COVID-19 crisis;

  • We may make changes to these Terms of Use. We may amend, change or vary these Terms of Use from time to time. Every time you wish to use our Platform, please check these Terms of Use to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time. Please check such terms regularly to ensure you are familiar with them. 

  • We may make changes to our Platform at any time.

  • We may update and change our Platform from time to time. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any major changes.

  • We may suspend or withdraw our Platform at any time.

  • Our Platform is made available free of charge.

  • We do not guarantee that our Platform, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our Platform for business and operational reasons. We will try to give you reasonable notice of any suspension or withdrawal.

  • You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our Platform through your internet connection are aware of these Terms of Use and other applicable terms and conditions, and that they comply with them.

  • We may freely assign, transfer or novate this agreement to someone else

  • We may transfer our rights and obligations under these Terms of Use to another organisation. 

  • Our Platform is only for users in the UK.

  • Our Platform is directed to people residing in the United Kingdom. We do not represent that content available on or through our Platform is appropriate for use or available in other locations.

We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our Platform, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by intellectual property or copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. We or our licensors own copyright in the content of this website. You may download and temporarily store one or more of the pages of this website for the purposes of viewing them. You may also print any page from this website for use only within your organisation. Any other storage, copying, transmission or distribution of the content of this website is prohibited without our consent. 

  • You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our Platform for your personal use and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to content posted on our Platform.

  • You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

  • Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of content on our Platform must always be acknowledged.

  • You must not use any part of the content on our Platform for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors. 

  • If you print off, copy or download any part of our Platform in breach of these Terms of Use, your right to use our Platform will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

  • You are not entitled to rely on this Platform in any respect whatsoever and this Platform hereby makes no representation or warranty to you in connection with the Platform whatsoever. 

  • The Platform hereby disclaims any and all liability to you whatsoever or howsoever incurred in connection with the Platform. 

  • You are not entitled to rely on information on this Platform.

  • The content on our Platform is provided for general information only. It is not intended to amount to investment, financial, legal, tax or charitable advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from taking, any action on the basis of the content on our Platform.

  • Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our Platform, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content on our Platform is accurate, complete or up to date.

  • We are not responsible for any websites we link to.

  • Where our Platform contains links to other Platforms and/or resources provided by third parties (including https://www.gofundme.com/f/furloughed-foodies and https://www.leetchi.com/c/furloughedfoodies), these links are provided for your information only. Such links should not be interpreted as approval by us of those linked websites or information you may obtain from them. We have no control over the contents of those websites or resources and we accept no liability in relation to donations made on such websites.

  • User-generated content is not approved by us.

  • Our Platform may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the Platform, including to bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our Platform do not represent our views or values. If you wish to complain about content uploaded by other users, please contact us on hello@furloughedfoodieslondon.co.uk.

  • We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other Terms of Use that may apply to our Platform or any content on it.

  • The content of this website is provided for general information only and we do not accept any responsibility for the Platform or for its use. We shall not be under any duty whatsoever to check the accuracy of the content of the website nor to make the website available. 

  • We exclude all liability which might arise from your use or reliance on the content of the website to the extent permitted by applicable law. We do not accept any responsibility for any third party website linked from this website. 

  • We do not owe any duty of care whatsoever (whether in contract or tort) to any party and we will not be liable to any party for any loss, damage, injury, illness (including from Covid-19 or otherwise) or allergy which may be suffered whether physically, mentally, financially, legally or otherwise, arising from contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, unforeseeable or remote, under or in connection with:

    • use of, or inability to use, our Platform; or

    • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our Platform.

    • loss, damages, loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;

    • business interruption;

    • loss of anticipated savings;

    • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; 

    • any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage; or

    • any injury, illness (including from Covid-19 or otherwise) or allergy.

  • Please note that we only provide our Platform for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our Platform for any commercial or business purposes, and we have no liability to you whatsoever for any loss, damage, loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.

  • If defective digital content that we have supplied, damages a device or digital content belonging to you and this is caused by our failure to use reasonable care and skill, we will either repair the damage or pay you compensation. However, we will not be liable for damage that you could have avoided by following our advice to apply an update offered to you free of charge or for damage that was caused by you failing to correctly follow installation instructions or to have in place the minimum system requirements advised by us.

  • We will only use your personal information as set out in our privacy policy https://www.furloughedfoodieslondon.co.uk/privacy-policy.

  • Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our Platform, or to make contact with other users of our Platform, you must comply with the content standards set out in these Terms of Use. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty. Any content you upload to our Platform will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary. You retain all of your ownership rights in your content, but you are required to grant us a limited licence to use, store and copy that content and to distribute and make it available to third parties. The rights you license to us are described in Rights you are giving us to use material you upload. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our Platform constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.

  • We have the right to remove any posting you make on our Platform if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in these Terms of Use. 

  • You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.

  • We do not store terrorist or sanctions-related content.

  • When you upload or post content to the Platform, you grant us a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable licence to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform such content for any purpose across all media whether now known or hereinafter invented.:

  • We are not responsible for viruses and you must not introduce them

  • We do not guarantee that our Platform will be secure or free from bugs or viruses.

  • You are responsible for configuring your information technology and computer programmes to access our Platform. You should use your own virus protection software.

  • You must not misuse our Platform by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our Platform, the server on which our Platform is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Platform. You must not attack our Platform via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will cooperate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our Platform will cease immediately.

  • You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

  • You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

  • You must not establish a link to our Platform in any website that is not owned by you.

  • Our Platform must not be framed on any other Platform, nor may you create a link to any part of our Platform other than the home page.

  • We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

  • The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the content standards set out in these Terms of Use.

  • If you wish to link to or make any use of content on our Platform other than that set out above, please contact us.

  • Please note that these Terms of Use, their subject matter and their formation, are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have exclusive jurisdiction and irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts. 

If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you must not use our Platform.

We recommend that you print a copy of these Terms of Use for future reference.

In addition to these Terms of Use, the following additional terms also apply absolutely to your use of our Platform:

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