Content of these Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions tell you the rules for using our Website. They cover:

  • Definitions
  • Applicable terms and conditions
  • Contacting us
  • Use of the website
  • Disclaimer
  • No medical advice
  • Target audience
  • Service access
  • Warranty and indemnity
  • Third party websites
  • Limitation of liability
  • Privacy and data protection
  • Cookies
  • Viruses
  • Online transactions
  • Encryption
  • Force majeure
  • General


‘Leukaemia UK’ refers to Leukaemia UK, a registered charity in England and Wales (1154856)

'Website' means any website under the ownership or control of Leukaemia UK from which a link has been created to these terms and conditions.

The 'Material' means all the information, data, text, graphics, links or computer code published on, contained or available on the Website which is created and posted by Leukaemia UK or its content suppliers.

'Terms and Conditions' means these general provisions governing our delivery and your use of this Website.

'You', 'your', and 'yours' mean the individual, firm, company or organisation accessing this Website.

'We', 'us', and 'our' mean Leukaemia UK

Applicable terms and conditions

The Website is owned by Leukaemia UK and any use made of this site (including registrations and donations and orders for goods or services made via the Website), is subject to these terms and conditions. By using our Website, you confirm that you accept these Terms and Conditions and that you agree to comply with them. If you do not agree to these terms, you must not use our Website.

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

Leukaemia UK may, at its sole discretion, modify or revise these terms and conditions at any time by updating the text of this page.

Contacting us

If you are uncertain about anything in these Terms and Conditions please send an email to [email protected] or write to us at our registered office at 52 Portland Place, London, W1B 1NH .

We are registered with Fundraising Regulator. Our registered charity number is 1154856.

Use of the Website

Anyone is entitled to view any non-password protected parts of the Website and to use for their own purposes the information contained therein, provided:

  • It is used for information purposes only, for reproduction for personal use only and not for reproduction on any other website or for commercial gain.
  • All copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices are kept on the Material.
  • Any links created to the Website are notified to and approved by us before they are created
  • No part of the Website is copied, stored in a retrieval system, modified, distributed, republished or transmitted in any form or by any means to any third party without the written permission of Leukaemia UK

Copyright, trademarks and database rights

  • Copyright in the Material is owned by Leukaemia UK or its content suppliers. Unauthorised use of the Material including reproduction, storage, modification, distribution or republication without the prior written consent of Leukaemia UK or, where applicable, the respective copyright owner(s) is prohibited.
  • The names and logos of Leukaemia UK and all related product and service names, designs and slogans are the trade names, service marks or trademarks of Leukaemia UK and may not be used without the prior consent of Leukaemia UK.
  • You may not systematically extract or re-utilise parts of the Website without our prior consent. You may not utilise any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to extract (whether once or many times) for re-utilisation any parts of the Website without our prior consent.
  • You may not create and/or publish your own database that features what we consider in our sole discretion to be substantial parts of this Website without our prior consent.


The Website is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation.

You should seek appropriate advice before taking or refraining from taking any action in reliance on any information contained in this Website. So far as permissible by law, we do not accept any liability to any person relating to the use of any such information.

Whilst we have taken every precaution in compiling this Website, none of its contributors can be held responsible for any action (or the lack thereof) taken by any person or organisation wherever they are based, as a result, direct or otherwise, of our provision of information contained in or accessed through this Website.

No medical advice

Our Website does not offer medical advice and nothing contained in the Website is intended to constitute professional advice for medical diagnosis or treatment or to advocate or recommend the purchase of any product or use of any service or to endorse or guarantee the credentials or appropriateness of any health care provider. For medical advice, you are strongly advised to consult with an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your own situation.

Target audience

The Website is intended for use by UK residents and only in relation to their activities within the UK. We cannot guarantee that the Website or the information that it contains complies with or is appropriate for use in other countries. If you are under 16 years old, you must have permission from a parent to use the Website.

Service access

Whilst we try to ensure that the Website is normally available 24 hours a day, we shall not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Access to the Website may be suspended temporarily and without notice in the case of system failure, maintenance or repair or for reasons beyond our control.

Third party websites

The Website contains links to websites operated by parties other than Leukaemia UK. Such links are provided for your convenience only. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for their content. The inclusion of links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators.

You are solely responsible for evaluating the accuracy and completeness of any information contained on the third-party websites. Leukaemia UK is not responsible for any goods or services that you buy from any third party's website which has a link to this Website.

Limitation of liability

Whether you are a consumer or a business user:

  • We do not exclude or limit in any way our liability to you where it would be unlawful to do so. This includes liability for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or the negligence of our employees, agents or subcontractors and for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.

If you are a business user:

  • We exclude all implied conditions, warranties, representations or other terms that may apply to our site or any content on it.
  • We will not be liable to you for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:
    • use of, or inability to use, our site; or
    • use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
  • In particular, we will not be liable for:
    • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
    • business interruption;
    • loss of anticipated savings;
    • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
    • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

If you are a consumer:

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

Privacy and data protection

Read our privacy policy.


Leukaemia UK uses cookies to enhance the online experience of its visitors and to better understand how the Website is used. Read our cookies policy.


Whilst Leukaemia UK make all reasonable attempts to exclude viruses from the Website, we cannot always guarantee that this Website is virus-free. Therefore, we recommend that you take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information from the Website. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform to access our Website. You should use your own virus protection software.

You must not misuse our Website 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 Website, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website. You must not attack our Website 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 co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

Online transactions

Leukaemia UK reserves the right to vary event registration fees and the prices of any goods or services listed without notice. All event registrations and orders for goods or services are subject to availability and Leukaemia UK reserves the right to refuse to accept any registration and to refuse to supply any goods or services to any individual.


Although the Website uses encryption security software in areas where on line payment details are accepted, the security of information and payments transmitted via the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Any loss incurred or sustained by any User who transmits information by means of e-mail or other Internet links shall be borne solely and exclusively by such User and in no event shall any such loss in whole or part be borne by Leukaemia UK or its agents.

Force majeure

Leukaemia UK shall not be held to be in breach of its obligations hereunder nor liable to the User for any loss or damage which may be suffered by another party due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including without limitation any act of God, fire, storm, flood, lightening, disease, strike, trade dispute, act of terrorism, any act or omission of government or regulatory bodies or communications operators.

Rules about linking to our Website

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 site in any website that is not owned by you.

Our Website must not be framed on any other site.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.


If you breach these Terms and Conditions and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where you breach these Terms and Conditions.

If you are a consumer, please note that these Terms and Conditions, 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 except that if you are a resident of Northern Ireland you may also bring proceedings in Northern Ireland, and if you are resident of Scotland, you may also bring proceedings in Scotland.

If you are a business, these Terms and Conditions their subject matter and their formation (and any non-contractual disputes or claims) are governed by English law. We both agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.