Terms & Conditions

Published 27-11-2014

About our Terms and Conditions of Use (“Conditions of Use”)

These Conditions of Use explain how you may use the website and any subsequent website which may replace it (the “Website”).

This Website is managed by Gillies of Brought Ferry Limited, a company incorporated in Scotland (No SC026803) and having its registered office at 180 Brook Street, Broughty Ferry, Dundee, DD5 2AJ. VAT No: 268792403

You should read these Conditions of Use carefully before using the Website.  By accessing or using this Website, or otherwise indicating your consent, you agree to be bound by these Conditions of Use and the documents referred to in them.  These Conditions of Use take effect from the date on which you first use the Website after the published date above.  If you do not agree with or accept any of these Conditions of Use, you should stop using the Website immediately. 

We aim to improve and develop the Website for the benefit of all customers and we may occasionally (i) modify or withdraw (temporarily or permanently) this Website (or any part of it) with or without notice and/or (ii) change these Conditions of Use (and any other terms, guidelines and policies contained elsewhere on the Website) from time to time.  Your continued use of the Website (or any part of it) shall demonstrate your acceptance of such change.  If you do not agree to any updated Conditions of Use, you should stop using the Website immediately.

Using the Website

This Website is for your personal and non-commercial use only and primarily for accessing information about us and our products and services.  Use of the Website in any other way is not permitted.

As a condition of your use of the Website, you agree:

  1. to use the Website for lawful purposes only;
  2. not to use the Website to commit any act of fraud;
  3. not to use the Website to distribute viruses or malware or other similar harmful software code;
  4. not to use the Website to simulate communications from us or another service or entity in order to collect identity information, authentication credentials or other information (known as “phishing”);
  5. not to use the Website in any manner that disrupts the operation of our Website or business or would infringe or restrict the use of this Website by any other parties;
  6. not to represent or suggest that we endorse any other business, product or service unless we have separately agreed to do so in writing; and
  7. not to use the Website to gain unauthorised access to or use of computers, data, systems, accounts or networks.

We may prevent or suspend your access to the Website if you do not comply with any part of these Conditions of Use, any terms or policies to which they refer or any applicable law.  We will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone using the site in an inappropriate manner.

Links to external websites

Any other websites linked to the site are not under our control. We are not responsible for the content of any linked site. Listing and linking should not be taken as an endorsement of any kind and we accept no liability in respect of the content. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Virus Protection

We make every effort to check and test material to ensure that this Website is free from viruses or defects. However, due to the nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that your use of this Website will not affect your computer.  We recommend that 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.

Intellectual Property and Right to Use

You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks and any other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of this Website are owned by us and shall remain vested in us.  You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorised by us.

You may not use the material and content contained within the Website except in accordance with these Conditions of Use.  You acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within the Website is made available for your personal, non-commercial use only and that you may (if necessary to purchase a Product) download such material or content onto one computer for such purpose.  Any other use of the material or content of the Website is strictly prohibited.

Accuracy of Information and Availability of the Website

While we use reasonable endeavours to make sure that the Website and any information on the Website is accurate and up-to-date, we make no warranties, whether express or implied, in this regard.  Any reliance that you may place on the information on this Website is at your own risk.

We make no warranty that the Website will be fit or suitable for any purpose, meet your requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely or error-free, that defects will be corrected or that the site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represents the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the Website.  We will not be responsible or liable for any loss of content or material uploaded or transmitted through the Website.

Limitation of Liability

Except for (i) death or personal injury caused by our negligent acts or omissions (or those of any of our employees or agents), (ii) fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or (iii) breach of any provisions implied into these Conditions of Use under law (including Consumer Rights Act 2015), we will only be liable for any loss or damage that is a reasonably foreseeable consequence of a breach of these Conditions of Use.  Losses are foreseeable where they could be contemplated by you and us at the time these Conditions of Use are entered into.  We are not responsible for any indirect losses that happen as a side effect of the main loss or damage.


These Conditions of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Scotland. Any dispute arising under these Conditions of Use shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland.