Website Terms & Conditions
This website (“site”) is owned and operated by Ocean Broadcasting Limited (“Ocean”, “Ocean Radio”, “we”, and “us”). Ocean Radio is registered in the United Kingdom under company number 12972562. Its registered address is 71-75 Sheldon Street, London WC2H 9JQ.
By accessing this site, you agree to comply with the terms and conditions set out below, whether you register to the site or not.
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2. Site Access
Access to the site is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw the site (in whole or in part) or amend any part of it (including, but not limited, to content and materials on the site and any services made available through it).
We shall not be liable if for any reason the sites are unavailable at any time or for any period.
You may only use our sites or the software and services available through them (including but not limited to the Content and User Generated Content as defined below) (collectively, the “site services”) for lawful purposes. You must not use our site or the site services: (i) in any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation; (ii) in any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect or promotes such purposes; (iii) for the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way; (iv) to send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which is in breach of Section 5 of these Terms; or (v) to transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising or promotional material or any other form of similar solicitation (“Spam”).
You are responsible for making any arrangements necessary for you to have access to the site. You are also responsible for ensuring that any persons who access the site through your internet connection are aware of these terms and comply with them.
3. Use of Content and Linking to the Site
All content and material on this site (but for the avoidance of doubt excluding User Generated Content) belongs to us, or our licensors. Where otherwise specified, users should assume that all content is owned by us. The content is protected by copyright laws around the world. Unless expressly stated, no content may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted or distributed in any way, and may only be used for your personal, non-commercial use.
Modification of the content or other prohibited use of the content is a violation of our copyright and other proprietary rights. All trademarks, service marks and trade names on the site are proprietary to Ocean Radio or its licensors.
In particular, but without limiting the above restrictions, you may not do any of the following without prior written permission from us: (i) redistribute any of content (including by using it as part of any library, archive or similar service); (ii) remove any copyright or trade mark notice from the content; or (iii) create a database in electronic or structured manual form by downloading and storing all or any of the content.
You may not create any link from or to our site without prior written consent. Please contact us if you wish to request permission to link to our site.
4. Third Party Sites
The site contains links to other websites provided by independent third parties (“Third Party Sites”), either directly or through frames. Where possible, we will make clear such links are being made, although Third Party Sites may be co-branded and include our trademarks.
We are not responsible for the availability or content of Third Party Sites and will not be a party to, or in any way be responsible for, any transaction concerning goods or services available from such Third Party Sites. In particular, if you use links from the site to an authorised connected site not operated by us to download software or any other material, files, images or data. You acknowledge and agree that Ocean Radio has no responsibility or liability in connection therewith, and does not transfer title to you.
5. Limitation of Liability
Content and any User Generated Content is for general information and use only and is not intended to address your particular requirements. Whilst we aim to update the site regularly, any of the Content or User Generated Content may be out of date and we assume no responsibility for updating this. The Content and any User Generated Content does not constitute any form of advice, recommendation or arrangement by us and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any specific decisions.
We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from: (i) any reliance placed on Content or User Generated Content by any visitor to the site or by anyone who maybe informed of such; and (ii) any arrangements made between you and any third party named on the site which are at your sole risk and responsibility.
Because of the number of sources from which we obtain our Content and User Generated Content and the nature of electronic distribution via the internet, we do not give any warranties in respect of the site or the site services. The site services are provided on an “as is” basis.
To the extent allowed by applicable law, we hereby disclaim all warranties, conditions or duties of every nature whatsoever (except any duties of good faith), including without limitation, any implied warranties of merchantability of fitness for a particular purpose, any express or statutory warranties, and any warranties or duties regarding accuracy or timeliness. In addition, we make no warranty that the site services are free from infection by viruses or anything else that has contaminating or destructive properties.
To the fullest extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that we will not be liable to you and/or any third party for: (i) any consequential or incidental damages; (ii) loss of business; (iii) loss of income or revenue; (iv) lost profits or contracts; (v) loss of data; (vi) loss of privacy; (vii) loss of goodwill; (viii) failure to meet any duty including but not limited to any duty of good faith; or (ix) for any indirect, special, or punitive damages whatsoever that arise out of or in connection with the use of the site or the site services or any breach of these terms, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding the provisions of this section, our liabilities will not be limited in the case of death or personal injury directly caused by our negligence, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation or for any liability that cannot be excluded or limited by law.
7. Changes to Terms
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to make changes to any part of the site or these terms. When these terms are changed, we will publish details of the new terms as updated from time to time. You are therefore advised to review these terms regularly to ensure that you are aware of any changes that we make. By continuing to use the site, you are agreeing to be bound by those changes and revised terms.
8. Advertising and Sponsorship
Part of the site may contain advertising and sponsorship. Advertisers and sponsors are responsible for ensuring that material submitted for inclusion on the site complies with applicable law and regulation. We will not be responsible for any error or inaccuracy in advertising material.
9. Choice of Law and Jurisdiction
These terms shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English Law. You irrevocably agree that the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these terms or the legal relationship established by them, and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of the English courts.
10. Third Party Copyright
Some of the content used on our site (such as, but not limited to, images and/or audio-visual material) are copyrighted works which belong to and are supplied by third parties (including but not limited to Getty Images, the BBC and ITN), who reserve all their rights in such content. All such third parties shall be entitled to enter the benefit of these terms in respect of their content as if they were “Ocean Radio” herein and shall be bound accordingly.
You may not assign, sub-license or otherwise transfer any of the rights under these terms. If any term is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of that provision will not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these terms, which shall remain in full force and effect. Failure by either party to exercise any right or remedy under these terms does not constitute a waiver of that right or remedy.
Headings in these terms are for convenience only and will have no legal meaning or effect.