Terms of Use

Last updated: 20 January 2015

Please read before using this website. If you have any questions in respect of these Terms of Use, please contact us here.

Key terms

  • By using the website, you are automatically agreeing to these Terms, our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy.
  • Everything on our site is just for you to look at, download and/or use. You can’t sell it or pretend you made the site.
  • Anything you tell us (for example, your name and email address) is subject to our Privacy Policy. Please make sure you have read this too before using our website.
  • This website uses cookies. Please make sure you have read our Cookie Policy before using our website.

If you do not agree to these Terms, you must not access or otherwise use our website.

About us

We are Scripture Union England & Wales, a registered charity in England & Wales (no. 213422) and a limited company (no. 39828). Look up our charity status. Our VAT number is GB 233 473 180.

The head office is at Queensway House, 207-209 Queensway, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK2 2EB, telephone +44 (0)1908 856000.

Changes to these terms

We may modify, alter or update these Terms at any time so please check this page regularly. As above, if you continue to use the website you will be deemed to have accepted any changes to these Terms.

What you can do

You can use our website to:

  • find out about our software, Guardians of Ancora, which will be available in the form of a tablet app
  • find out about other software products we offer

If you have any problems using our site, please visit our FAQ page or contact us here.

Downloading our software

If you choose to download any of our software products (whether on a trial basis or otherwise), your use of the relevant software will be governed by additional licence terms. You will be asked to agree to these additional licence terms before you can download the software – please read these carefully.

It’s our website

This website and its contents and information (including without limitation, format, layouts, text, tools, photographs, images, videos, animations and any other content), the Guardians of Ancora software and any other software products or other material (whether graphic, audio visual or otherwise) available from our website are owned by us or our licensors, as appropriate. All these materials are protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws. Except for private and non-commercial use (or as otherwise permitted under separate licence terms), you may not use anything of ours. We reserve all our rights in relation to the website and its contents, the Guardians of Ancora software and all other software products or any other graphic or audio visual content available from our website. We may transfer our rights and obligations to anyone without your permission.

Sometimes things don’t work

The website or any part of it or content/ functionality within it may be unavailable sometimes due to maintenance, malfunction or for various other reasons. We don’t take any responsibility for this, nor any delays, errors, interruptions or defects you experience. We can’t make any promises in relation to the performance of the website.


We do not guarantee that our website will be secure or free from bugs or viruses but we use reasonable endeavours to use up-to-date virus checkers to minimise the risk of introducing bugs or viruses to your systems.

You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and platform in order to access our website and any materials or software available on it. 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 which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our website, the servers on which our website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our website. You must not attack our site 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 may 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 website will cease immediately.

Children and minors 

We urge parents or guardians who permit minors to use the website to inform them of safety online. You are solely responsible for deciding whether or not the website content is appropriate for the child you are allowing to access the website.

Our liability to you

The website is provided on an ‘as is’ basis and we have no liability for any damage caused by errors or omissions in any information, instructions or scripts provided to you in connection with your use of the website. We can’t accept any responsibility for any failures, loss or damage resulting from your use of the website except as set out below.

All promises, representations, conditions and all other terms of any kind whatsoever implied by statute or common law are, to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, excluded from our agreement with you and these Terms.

Nothing in our Terms shall limit or exclude liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence, fraud or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English Law or affect any rights that you may have as a consumer.

Under no circumstances will Scripture Union (or its employees, agents and sub-contractors, or member of its group and third parties connected to the group) be liable to you for any costs, damages, claims, actual or alleged indirect loss or consequential loss however arising suffered by you, including, but not limited to, loss of profits, loss or corruption of data, savings, business or opportunity, reputation or any other sort of economic loss.

Privacy policy

You can read our Privacy Policy at any time by clicking here.


This website uses Cookies, you can read our Cookie Policy at any time by clicking here.

Linking to our site

You may link to our website, 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 or do anything in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

If you wish to make any use of content on our site other than that set out above, please contact us.

Other people’s websites 

Sometimes the website will share links or redirect you to other people’s websites. These sites aren’t under our control and we aren’t responsible for (and don’t endorse) their content or policies. You are responsible for using these sites, including buying anything through them.


These Terms and any disputes about them will be governed by the laws of England and the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction as regards any claim, dispute or matter related to these Terms or the website.

Contact us

To contact us, please use either this form, or email info@guardiansofancora.com.

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