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The Armed Forces Day website and its associated sites are maintained for your personal use and viewing. Access is according to these terms and conditions, which take effect from the date of first use.
The Armed Forces Day website information, products and services (or third party information, products and services), are provided ‘as is’ without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that make it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data, or profits, arising out of or in connection with the use of this website.
These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales (amend as appropriate for Scotland). Any dispute arising under these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales (amend as appropriate for Scotland).
Third party services
The Armed Forces Day website uses Flickr to include users photographs of events in the site. Flickr’s terms and conditions apply (and are hereby incorporated into these Terms and conditions) to your use of Flickr on this Site so please read these carefully. These can be found here www.flickr.com.
We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is recommended that you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from the website.
You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. We do not object to you linking directly to the information that is hosted on our site. Armed Forces Day web pages should load into the user’s entire window, not frames.
How links are chosen for the Armed Forces Day website
The Armed Forces Day website includes links to both MOD and non-MOD websites. We select links that are editorially relevant to the content they are linking from and are suitable for the likely audience.
We do not link to external sites in return for cash, services or any other consideration in kind.
The content contributors and authors select links and evaluate websites on the basis of editorial relevance.
Links from this website
We are not responsible for the content or reliability of linked websites. This is because:
- we do not produce them or maintain/update them
- we cannot change them
- they can be changed without our knowledge or agreement
Some of our external links may be to websites which also offer commercial services, such as online purchases.
The inclusion of a link to an external website from any MOD content page should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website or the site’s owners (or their products/services).
Security and Acceptable Use Policy
All Ministry of Defence information systems are liable to a recording and monitoring regime intended to maintain security and to ensure that internet services remain available to all users, which include both automated and manual audit procedures to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Any information recorded is not used to identify individual users or their usage habits unless required for duly authorised security or law enforcement activities. Raw data logs are used and retained for no other purposes. See the Privacy page for further information on our privacy policies.
The Armed Forces Day website is published under the authority of the Secretary of State for Defence, and contains information duly sanctioned for release to the general public. It is bound by the Copyright regulations laid down elsewhere on this site.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this site are strictly prohibited and are punishable under the Computer Misuse Act 1990.
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