Terms of Use

These Terms of Use shall apply to Your use of the website located at ("the Site"). By using the Site You agree to be bound by the Terms of Use set out below. If You do not wish to be bound by these Terms of Use, You should not use the Site. We may change these Terms of Use from time to time and so you should check these regularly. Your use of the Site will be deemed an acceptance of the terms existing at that time.

1. Definitions

"You" means you, the user of the Site and "Your" shall be interpreted accordingly. "We/Us" means British Sky Broadcasting Limited of Grant Way, Isleworth, Middlesex TW7 5QD and "Our" shall be interpreted accordingly. "Site" shall have the meaning as set out above. "User Information" means the personal details, which may be provided by You to Us via the Site. "Users" means the users of the Site collectively and/or individually as the context admits.

2. Rules of Participation on the Site

You agree that any use by You of the Site shall be in accordance with the following conditions:

2.1 To use this Site, you must be over 18 years old. You may only use this Site for personal, non-commercial purposes. You may not use this Site for business or commercial purposes or in a professional or commercial capacity.

2.2 You may use the Site to submit a memory which you would want to save if you could only keep one memory (the 'Memory Palace topic').

2.3 When using the Site and when submitting Your memory (Your 'post') You will at all times comply with the Guidelines displayed on the Site, and which are also available here:

2.4 You agree that you will not upload, post, or otherwise transmit through the Site any defamatory, threatening, obscene, harmful, pornographic or otherwise illegal material or material which would violate or infringe in any way upon Our rights or those of others (including intellectual property rights, rights of confidentiality, or rights of privacy) or cause distress or inconvenience. You must not express opinions that are vulgar, crude, sexist, racist, which include unproven or unfounded allegations (especially of wrongdoing) or which are otherwise offensive. Always treat other Users with respect.

2.5 You must not upload, post, or otherwise transmit any material that includes any of the following inappropriate content:

a) Any personal information belonging either to You or another person, such as full name, address, phone number or email address (except where We have expressly asked You to provide these);

b) Spam, such as advertisements for other web sites and services, or other commercial solicitation; chain letters, pyramid schemes, polls or petitions;

c) Submissions that veer off the Memory Palace topic, are repetitive or campaigning, that promote products or services from other providers, or abuse any company or product;

d) Repetitive or continuous complaints about Sky, Sky products or Sky policy;

e) Discussions of moderator actions on the Site. If you need to comment on a moderator action, please send an email to:

f) Any information or software containing a virus, worm, Trojan horse, or other damaging or destructive component;

g) Any link directing users to any information or content that, if posted on the Site would constitute a violation of the Guidelines or these Terms of Use. Sky is not responsible for the content of any third party websites and Users' use of any hypertext links posted on the Site at their own risk;

h) Attacks, including "Flaming", of another user in such a way as to incite or perpetuate arguments or conflict; creating usernames to attack other users' identities; impersonating other individuals or falsely representing one's identity or qualifications; posts made under secondary user names or other aliases for the purpose of either endorsing or denigrating others; posts that breach any participant's privacy by including name, address, phone, email address, or any other identifying information.

i) Include URLs of third party websites which may contain offensive or illegal material.

j) Postings that break the law, or encourage/support breaking the law. This includes libel, contempt of court and breach of copyright;

k) Discussions regarding active UK court cases;

l) Advice that if followed could result in bodily injury or harm.

2.6 You must not evade bans or suspensions or otherwise disregard directions from moderators or administrators.

2.7 You agree not to use the Site (or any part of it) to:

a) Solicit personal information, email addresses, contact information, passwords or other personally identifying information.

b) Solicit participation in public discussion, debate, comment or activity outside this Site;

c) Provide false or misleading information about Yourself, or create a false identity or use or attempt to use another's identity.

2.8 We reserve the right to manage the postings on the Site. To effectively manage the site, Sky may designate employees or others to act as moderators and administrators for the site ("Moderators"). These Moderators are the only representatives of Sky that are authorised to manage the Sky Communities. Any Sky employees who are not designated as Moderators or Employees are not authorised to represent themselves on the site as Sky employees. Authorised Sky Employees are distinguished by the Rank of "Employee" and/or an official Sky logo as an Avatar. Sky is not responsible for content provided by any Sky employee who is not designated as a Moderator or an Employee.

2.9 You will not post or otherwise make available on the Site any material, which You do not own without the express permission of the owner of the material.

2.10 You will not copy, download, reproduce, republish, frame, broadcast, or transmit in any manner whatsoever, any material on the Site except as is strictly necessary for Your own personal non-commercial home use.

2.11 You will not access the Site by automated means or otherwise for the purposes of scraping, extracting, or otherwise obtaining any material from the Site for use within a third party website or application.

2.12 You will not do anything that affects the operability or security of the Site or causes unreasonable inconvenience or offence or disruption to Our staff.

3. Third Party Websites

3.1 You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of any third party websites or material You access through the Site.

3.2 We do not endorse and shall not be held responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or services on or available from such websites or material.

3.3 Any dealings between You and any third party advertisers or merchants found on or via the Site, including payment for and delivery of products, services and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are made between You and the relevant advertiser or merchant. Therefore, We are not responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as the result of any such dealings. Where You purchase goods or services directly from Us, section 11 of these Terms of Use will apply.

4. Intellectual Property

4.1 All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the Site shall remain at all times vested in Us or Our licensors. You are permitted to use this material or content only as expressly authorised in writing by Us or Our licensors. You will not, and You will not assist or facilitate any third party to, copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, frame, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material or content.

4.2 If You become aware of any such distribution or commercial exploitation, You agree to notify Us immediately.

4.3 You acknowledge that by posting materials on the Site, You:

a.) Grant to Us and Our licensors and assigns (including but not limited to the Victoria and Albert Museum) an exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, royalty free, worldwide licence to use the materials both within the Site and in any other manner for any purpose and on any medium in existence now or in the future. The licence extends to copying, distributing, broadcasting, and otherwise transmitting, adapting and editing the materials.

b.) Waive any so-called 'moral rights of authors' in the materials You post and such rights under Sections 77 and 80 of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 ('the Act') or under any statute or common law currently in force or brought into force in the future in any part of the world as You now have or acquire in the future in relation to any materials you post; and

c.) Grant to Us and Our licensors and assigns (including but not limited to the Victoria and Albert Museum) all consents under the Act to enable Us and Our licensors and assigns to make the fullest possible use of the material You post in accordance with these Terms of Use.

5. Liability for and information provided on the Site

5.1 We are not responsible for, and do not endorse, any material which is posted on the Site. We reserve the right to monitor the contributions made by You, and may respond to or comment upon communications made by You and edit, refuse to post, or remove any content from the bulletin Site in Our absolute discretion. No failure to remove particular material constitutes an endorsement or acceptance of it by Us of any material which is posted by Users on the Site.

5.2 We will not be held responsible or liable for the content, accuracy, timing or reliability of any information or statements contained within the Site, or for statements, advice and/or opinions made or given by Users anywhere on the Site (except as required by law). If You have any claim arising from the actions or statements of another User, You agree to pursue such a claim only against that User and not against Us.

5.3 We will endeavour to provide the Site using all reasonable care. Except as required by law, We will not be responsible or liable for the quality, accuracy or fitness for a particular purpose of the Site and do not promise that the material contained in the Site, or any of the functions contained in the Site or its server will operate without interruption or delay or will be error free, free of viruses or bugs or is compatible with any other software or material.

5.4 We will be liable for any fraudulent misrepresentations We make and for any death or personal injury caused by Our negligence. We will not be responsible or liable to You for any other loss or damage that You or any third party may suffer as a result of using or in connection with Your use of the Site.

6. Safety

We give Our ongoing commitment to ensuring through Our policy of safety that You can use the Site with confidence. When using the Site, in particular when submitting a post, You should always take the following precautions:

6.1 Keep Your identity private. Do not give out Your full name, postal address, telephone number, e-mail address or any other information (other than where specifically requested by Us) that could help someone discover Your actual identity;

6.2 Never arrange to meet with someone You meet online.

6.3 Do not reply to any messages or posts that are hostile, rude or inappropriate, or which in any way make You feel uncomfortable. Instead, please report these to us at the following email address:

7. Indemnity

If you are a business User, You agree to indemnify Us, and/or any of Our affiliates and Our and their officers, directors and employees, immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these terms and conditions by You or any other liabilities arising out of Your use of the Site.

8. Termination

We reserve the right immediately to terminate Your use of the Site if You breach or We have reasonable grounds to believe that You are likely to breach these Terms of Use or You otherwise engage in conduct which We determine in Our sole discretion to be unacceptable.

9. Feedback

Should You wish to make any comments to Us about the Site or if You have any questions relating to the same please contact Us by emailing:

10. General

10.1 Invalidity etc. If any court or regulator decides that any provision of these Terms of Use is invalid or otherwise unenforceable, such provisions shall be severed and deleted from these Terms of Use and the remainder of these Terms of Use shall continue to have full force and effect.

10.2 Governing Law. These Terms of Use and the Site are governed by English law. Disputes can be dealt with by the English courts.

10.3 Third Party Rights. These Terms of Use apply between Us and Users. No other person is entitled to benefit under these Terms of Use.