Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions for Branston & Mere Parish Council website.

By using this site you are agreeing to be bound by the following terms and conditions.


The data on the site is supplied and managed by Branston & Mere Parish Council who should be contacted with any comment about the data.Branston & Mere Parish Council cannot accept responsibility for any loss or inconvenience caused by reliance on inaccurate material contained in this site.

Links to other sites

Certain links, including hypertext links, in this site will take you outside of the site. Links are provided for your convenience and inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement or approval by Branston & Mere Parish Council, its operator or its content.


All rights in the design, text, graphics and other material on the respective site and the selection or arrangement thereof is copyright of Branston & Mere Parish Council. Permission is granted to electronically copy and print, in hard copy, portions of the site solely for private or educational use (within the classroom), provided that no changes are made to the material and Branston & Mere Parish Council is acknowledged.

Any other use of the materials on the site (including reproduction for purposes other than noted above and alteration, modification, distribution or republication), without the prior written permission of Branston & Mere Parish Council is strictly prohibited. Should you require permission for the above, please contact the Parish Clerk at clerk@branstonpc.co.uk or call 01522 853269.

Privacy policy

Branston & Mere Parish Council as the data collector, may collect  information from visitors to this site. See website policy for further details.


Where personal data is requested through forms, such data is only used for the purpose stated on the form and will not be given or sold to any third parties.

Branston & Mere Parish Council will at all times comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPR 2018.


Photographic images are occasionally used for journalistic or artistic purposes. Whenever possible Branston & Mere Parish Council obtains (either directly or via third parties) the express permission for images of people to be used on the web. However, this is not always possible for group photographs.

Should a member of the public object to their image being contained in any such photograph they should contact clerk@branstonpc.co.uk  describing where the image appears and the photograph will be removed.

Summary of technical terms used in these terms and conditions


Used to locate and display Web pages via a software application. The most popular ones are Netscape Navigator and Microsoft Internet Explorer.


A cookie is a small file that is stored on your computer when you visit a website. If you visit the website again, it is recognized as a repeat visit by means of the cookie.

Cookies are also used to store temporary information as a user moves from page to page within a site. Users can set their browser not to allow cookies to be stored in their computer. To do this, please follow the instructions provided with your web browser software.

IP address

If you are connected to the Internet you have one, for example it may look something like this

User session

A user’s visit to a site begins when the user first accesses any page on a given site and ends after a visitor has left that site and not revisited it within a specified amount of time (normally 20 minutes) or when the user’s browser is closed.

Web server

Delivers (serves up) web pages to your computer.