Website Terms of Use

1. Using our website

1.1 The Bay Hospitals Charity (MBHC) website is maintained for your personal use and viewing. Access and use by you of this site constitutes acceptance by you of these Terms and Conditions that take effect from the date of first use.

2. Intellectual property

2.1 The names, images and logos identifying the Bay Hospitals Charity are proprietary marks of the Charity. Copying of our logos and/or any other third party logos accessed via this website is not permitted without prior approval from the relevant copyright owner.

2.2 Requests for permission to use our logo should be directed to the Communications Team. Telephone 01539 716675; email [email protected]. Tell us how and why your wish to use our logo(s). Please include your contact details name, address, telephone number, fax number and email.

3. Copyright© Crown Copyright 2009

3.1 The material featured on this website is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. You may reuse the Crown copyright protected material (not including the Royal Arms and other departmental or agency logos) free of charge in any format for non-commercial research, private study or internal circulation within your organisation. The material must be acknowledged as Crown copyright and you must give the title of the source document/publication.

3.2 Bay Hospitals Charity encourages users to establish hypertext links to this website.

3.3 For further information on Crown copyright policy and licensing arrangements, see the guidance featured on the OPSI Website:

OPSI Website

4. Hyperlinking to us at Bay Hospitals Charity

4.1 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. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. The Bay Hospitals Charity pages must load into the user’s entire window.

5. Hyperlinking by us at Bay Hospitals Charity

5.1 It is our policy to obtain permission to link to other websites where their terms and conditions instruct us to do so. We are not responsible for the content or reliability of the linked websites. Listing should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages.

6. Virus protection

6.1 We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for 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 this website.

7. Privacy statement

7.1 If you are a user with general public and anonymous access, Bay Hospitals Charity website does not store or capture personal information, but merely logs the user’s IP address that is automatically recognised by the web server.

7.2 We do not use cookies for collecting user information and we will not collect any information about you except that required for system administration of our web server.

7.3 This privacy statement only covers the Bay Hospitals Charity website at, and other website addresses (URLs) registered by Bay Hospitals Charity which direct to This statement does not cover links within this site to other websites.

7.4 The system will record your email address and other information if volunteered to us by you. This shall be treated as proprietary and confidential. It may also be used for internal review and to notify you about updates to the Bay Hospitals Charity website.