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Westies & Besties Magazine (“we” “us”) and website www.westiesandbestiesmagazine.com is owned and published by Westies & Besties Ltd (“we” “our”). Our company registration number is: 12068645. You can contact us by emailing info@westiesandbesties.com or by writing to us at 20 Tatham Road, Llanishen, Cardiff, CF145FB or by calling us on: 07496 310169.

Magazine

Westies & Besties Ltd produce a monthly digital version of Westies & Besties Magazine. This digital version is available on Issuu for an annual subscription – https://issuu.com/publishers/westiesandbestiesmagazine/subscribe

Westies & Besties Ltd also produce a monthly print version of Westies & Besties Magazine. This print version is available to purchase as a one-time single issue, 6 issues, and 12 issues.

Subscription Contract

A subscription agreement is formed between you, the customer, and us at Westies & Besties Ltd when we receive an acknowledge of payment from Stripe for a print subscription and details such as name and address have been provided for the print version in order for us to mail it to the recipient via our printing company, Warners Midlands PLC.  Subscription agreements for digital versions are formed in accordance with the terms and conditions on the Issuu platform at https://issuu.com/legal/terms

Privacy Policy

We will hold and use your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy at https://westiesandbestiesmagazine.com/privacy-policy/ Please take a moment to familiarise yourself with this.

Westies & Besties Ltd is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Print Subscriptions

When a subscription is purchased, a contract will begin between the customer and Westies & Besties Ltd. The customer will receive the first issue published in the same month as when the purchase was made provided, we receive payment for your subscription before the 15th of each month.

Once a subscription has been purchased, Westies & Besties is unable to change this subscription to a different subscription and will not accept cancellation of the subscription unless you inform us within 14 days of receiving your first copy of the magazine in digital or in print format except in limited circumstances set out below (see Cancellations).

The print version of Westies & Besties Magazine will be available from the 11th of each month. Westies & Besties aims to ensure customers of print subscriptions receive their monthly issue at the latest of the 15th of each month. Postage and packaging are included in the total subscription cost mentioned at checkout.

Delays

Save in respect of the first delivery under a subscription contract, if there is a delay in the delivery of the print edition of Westies & Besties Ltd we will aim to ensure customers receive the print magazine by the 15th of each month but we cannot guarantee this. However, if delivery is not made by the 22nd of the month we will provide the customer with a free of charge edition which will be added to the end of your subscription.

Restrictions

Our print magazines are only available to residents of the United Kingdom.

Print Subscription Renewals

Your subscription to a 6-month, or 12-month print subscription will automatically renew on the same date 6 months or 12 months later when the current subscription is due to expire. If you do not wish to renew your subscription you must write to us informing us of this 1 month prior to when your current subscription is due to end.  See “Autorenewals” for more information.

Payments

Print Magazine

In order to process your print magazine subscription, we will collect your name, address, and email. Your payment details are collected by Stripe, our payment partner and not by Westies & Besties Ltd however we will be notified once payment has been made by you. We will use your data, name, address and email, for the lawful basis of performance of a contract with you in accordance with our Privacy Policy – https://westiesandbestiesmagazine.com/privacy-policy/. We will keep this information unless you ask us to delete it or, if you cancel your subscription, we will keep it for a period of [6 months] after cancellation.

Payments for initial print subscriptions are taken by Stripe immediately upon purchase.

Autorenewal payments will be taken for the full subscription amount as initially purchased and for the same subscription. This autorenewal payment will be taken during the final month of your current active subscription.  If you wish to renew on a different subscription, you will need to cancel your existing subscription (see “Cancellations” below) and register for a new one.

Autorenewals

If you do not wish to renew your subscription when it is due for autorenewal you must write to us at info@westiesandbesties.com informing us of this 1 month prior to when your current subscription is due to end regardless of whether you have a digital or print subscription. Once we receive your request, we will keep your data – name, address, and email for 6 months after receiving your request. At this point, Westies & Besties Ltd will delete your personal data from our records.

Westies & Besties Magazine will contact you to inform you that your subscription is due for autorenewal prior to your 1 months’ notice.

Cancellations

If you change your mind about subscribing to Westies & Besties print or digital edition of the Magazine you must inform us of this within 14 days of receiving your first print copy and digital download of the magazine by writing to us at info@westiesandbesties.com. We will cancel your print and/or digital subscription from the next available month/edition of the magazine. You will still be charged for the month/edition in which you have sent your cancellation request.

Refunds

If you are not happy with your current subscription and wish to cancel it please email: info@westiesandbesties.com within 14 days of receiving your first digital or print copy of the magazine and we will issue a refund for the remainder of your subscription.

If you do not contact us in writing within 14 days of receiving your first digital or print copy of the magazine a refund will not be provided.

The exception to this is where there is a technical problem on Issuu that prevents the download of a digital version or if a download is unviewable due to technical problems with Issuu or if a copy of your print edition of the magazine is damaged.

The refund we will supply will exclude the current edition published in the same month as your refund request but will include all subsequent upcoming editions.

Termination of contract

Westies & Besties Ltd has the right to terminate a print magazine subscription contract if autorenewal payments are refused by a customer’s bank once the subscription is due for autorenewal. Westies & Besties Ltd will inform the customer that payment has not been cleared and if the customer does not wish to continue subscribing the initial contract will be terminated by us.

Digital Content

Our content is uploaded and displayed on digital platform, Issuu. If a customer experiences defective content or believes the digital experience has damaged a device please let us know in writing at info@westiesandbesties.com and we will pass this information on to Issuu. If the findings show the digital content problem is caused by Westies & Besties Ltd, we will endeavour to fix the technical problem within a reasonable timeframe and will keep our customers informed of progress on our website.

Prohibited Activities

In connection with your use of the website, you acknowledge and agree that you will not:

Copy, reverse engineer, reverse assemble, otherwise attempt to discover the source code, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer or sell any content or information, software, products or services obtained through the website;

Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, rule or regulation or use the Service for any purpose that is prohibited by these Terms of use.

Manipulate, modify, or edit the content or website or display the website or magazine by using framing or similar navigational technology.

Obtain unauthorized access to the website, the server on which our website is stored, or any server, computer or database connected to the website or harvest or otherwise collect information about other users or subscribers without their consent.

Intellectual property

All copyright and other intellectual property rights in the materials included in or made available by the website is owned by Westies & Besties or our licensors. All rights reserved. Neither the content nor the Westies & Besties Magazine logo can be used or reproduced in any way. The materials are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets and/or other proprietary rights and laws.

Content & Images

All rights reserved. No part of Westies & Besties Magazine in digital or print format or on the Westies & Besties website may be reproduced or transmitted in any form without prior written permission of Westies & Besties.  We grant you a limited, personal, non-exclusive, non-commercial, revocable, non-sublicensable and non-transferable license to use, view and/or play the materials on the website, subject to your compliance with these Terms. You may make one printed copy of each article on the website or in the magazine solely for your personal use. You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have copied 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 website and magazine must always be acknowledged.

Disclaimers

The Westies & Besties’ content on the website and in the magazine is provided for general informational purposes only. Although we make reasonable efforts to update the information on our website and magazine, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that the content is accurate, complete or up to date.

The views and opinions expressed within Westies & Besties magazine and on our website are not necessarily those of us or of our contributors. While every care has been taken in the preparation of the magazine and the output of news stories on this website, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of information n the magazine or displayed on the website, or any consequences arising from any reliance on it and hereby disclaim all liability in that respect. We accept no responsibility for unsolicited manuscripts or other materials in the case of all product or merchandise reviews. Judgements have been made in the context of the product or merchandise tested. (All images have been supplied with the product and merchandise unless otherwise mentioned).

Advertising

All advertising supplied to us for display in Westies & Besties Magazine in print and digital formats and on the Westies & Besties website www.westiesandbestiesmagazine.com

website should comply with the regulations and codes set out and governed by the Advertising Standards Authority and the Committees of Advertising Practice (CAP). All words and images used in a company’s advert is the responsibility of the company/individual placing the advertisement. Westies & Besties Ltd is not liable in any way for this supplied material.