5.1 The club is an on-going subscription service so your membership is continuous and your membership is renewed automatically at the end of each membership year, each membership year being 12 months from the date we confirm you have become a member. If you have supplied an email address we will send you an electronic reminder approximately 3 weeks before your renewal is due to advise you of the details of the new subscription. If you do not want to renew your membership you should contact us by telephone on 0800 5677 241 or 01484 477 645 at any point within your 12 month membership period and no later than 5pm on the working day preceding your renewal date. Your renewal date being 4 days prior to the expiry date printed on your tastecard. You are required to inform us if you change your correspondence address (both email and postal). We will not be liable for any non-receipt of communication from us, including non-receipt of the renewal reminder. The automatic renewal does not apply to gift purchases.
1.1 This page (together with the documents referred to on it) tells you the terms and conditions on which we supply tastecards, and you become a member of the tastecard club (club), Further details regarding tastecards and the club can be found on our website www.tastecard.co.uk (our site). Please read these terms and conditions carefully and make sure that you understand them, before ordering a tastecard from our site and becoming a member of the club. You should understand that by ordering a tastecard, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.
1.2 You should print a copy of these terms and conditions for future reference.
1.4 We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time by giving you notice by posting the amended terms and conditions on our site. However, please note that you will be subject to the terms and conditions in force at the time that you ordered a tastecard from us, unless any change to these terms and conditions is required to be made by law or governmental authority (in which case it will apply to orders previously placed by you).
2.1 We operate our site. We are Taste Marketing Ltd, a company registered in England and Wales under company number 05545626 and with our registered office at 1 Victoria Court, Bank Square, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 9SE. Our main trading address is 22 Viaduct Street, Huddersfield, HD1 6AJ. Our VAT number is 877811187.
3.1 By placing an order for a tastecard through our site, you warrant that you are legally capable of entering into binding contracts and you are at least 18 years old.
4.1 After placing an order for a tastecard, you will receive an e-mail from us acknowledging that we have received your order. Please note that this does not mean that your order has been accepted. Your order constitutes an offer to us to become a member of the club. All orders are subject to acceptance by us, and we will confirm such acceptance to you by sending you an e-mail that confirms that a tastecard has been dispatched, or in the case of a digital card purchase, that payment has been accepted. The contract between us will only be formed when we send you a dispatch confirmation for plastic membership cards or a confirmation of acceptance of payment for digital only membership.
The club is an on-going subscription service so your membership is continuous and your membership is renewed automatically at the end of each membership year, each membership year being 12 months from the date we confirm you have become a member. If you have supplied an email address we will send you an electronic reminder approximately 3 weeks before your renewal is due to advise you of the details of the new subscription. If you do not want to renew your membership you should contact us by telephone on 0800 5677 241 or 01484 477 645 at any point within your 12 month membership period and no later than 5pm on the working day preceding your renewal date. Your renewal date being 4 days prior to the expiry date printed on your tastecard. You are required to inform us if you change your correspondence address (both email and postal). We will not be liable for any non-receipt of communication from us, including non-receipt of the renewal reminder. The automatic renewal does not apply to gift purchases.
5.2 Your tastecard+ membership will expire on the same date as your full tastecard membership. If you upgraded to tastecard+ after your tastecard membership has already begun, your tastecard+ membership will still expire on the same date as your full tastecard membership. You have the right to cancel your tastecard+ membership within 7 days from your original purchase providing the service has not been used. Your tastecard+ membership will automatically be renewed at the same time as your tastecard membership, this will be subject to the same cancellation period as your tastecard membership. Please refer to your renewal reminder email for full details of your membership renewal date and price. If you cancel your tastecard membership in accordance with the cancellation policy described in our membership terms and conditions, your membership and access to tastecard+ will be terminated also.
6.1 You have the right to cancel your initial registration of membership with us within 7 days of your original purchase. This does not apply to subsequent renewals.
6.2 To cancel your membership, you must call us on 0800 56 77 241 Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm. Upon cancellation you will receive a confirmation email; it is recommended that this is kept for your own personal records.
6.3 If you cancel your membership within the cooling off period, you will be entitled to a refund of your membership, less a pro-rata charge for the period of cover and our £15 administration charge, which is a genuine pre-estimate of the loss we will suffer in the event of a cancellation. Refunds will be subject to the return of your tastecard and any other items despatched as part of any promotion within 30 days of your cancellation. You will also be responsible for the cost of returning your tastecard and promotional item in an unused condition and in the original packaging. Subject to any other statutory rights you may have, we do not provide refunds for any cancellations after the expiry of the cooling off period.
6.4 All calls may be recorded for training purposes. Should you wish to have a transcript of your call provided to you then we would be able to accommodate this request. There will be a standard administration charge of £5.00 plus an additional cost of £1.00 per minute of the call length. Any request must be made in writing stating the date and approximate time of the call and the telephone number from which the call was made. We will also require payment to be taken and cleared before dealing with the request. Once payment has been received we will endeavour to provide the transcript within 14 working days.
7.1 You will receive your tastecard and membership documentation within 30 days of our confirmation of your acceptance as a member of the club, unless there are exceptional circumstances.
7.2 Once your order has been accepted we aim to despatch your Welcome Pack within 4 working days. If you do not receive your Welcome Pack you must contact us within 30 days to request a replacement. If you do not contact us within the 30 days any replacement card that is issued will carry a £15.00 administration fee and be issued with the original expiry date.
8.1 The price of membership of the club will be as quoted on our site from time to time, except in cases of obvious error.
8.2 The cost for a replacement card should you require one will be £15. The tastecard directory is available as a separate purchase, priced at £19.99, and can be bought by calling our customer services team on 0800 5677 241.
8.3 Prices include VAT.
8.4 Prices are liable to change at any time, but changes will not affect orders in respect of which we have already sent you confirmation.
8.5 Payment must be by credit or debit card, or by such other method as we may agree from time to time. We will charge your credit or debit card when your order is placed.
9.1 On presentation of your tastecard, participating restaurants will offer either 50% off your total food bill (applying to everyone dining in the group; although, the relevant restaurant may place a limit on the maximum number of people per booking (please check our site for details)) or 2 for 1 across all courses order (the cheapest item from each course will be deducted from the bill).
9.2 Participating restaurants may exclude Fridays, Saturdays, all of December and bank holidays. Please check our site for further details. Mothers' Day, Fathers' Day and Valentines' Day are automatically excluded from the offer. Please refer to individual restaurant pages as other exclusions may apply.
9.3 If a participating restaurant has a telephone icon listed on its page on our site or in the restaurant directory, advance bookings must be made and tastecard must be mentioned.
9.4 Offers advertised on our site are only available to members who present a tastecard. Such offers are not available in conjunction with any other offers that participating restaurants may be running, which may include set menus or any other menus other than the standard a la carte menu.
9.5 The expiry date of each tastecard will vary and will always be checked at each restaurant. Expired tastecards are not accepted by participating restaurants. tastecards and memberships are strictly non-transferable and can only be used by named members and their dining partners, up to the limited specified by participating restaurants on our site. Any attempted misuse of tastecards may result in confiscation.
9.6 We will use reasonable endeavours to update our site to show the particulars of participating restaurants and the terms of their availability for participation in the club. Participating restaurants may, however, be entitled to withdraw from the club or to change the terms and conditions of their availability after you have become a member and we shall have no liability for any such withdrawals or changes in terms and conditions or availability.
9.7 Members will have the benefit of any additional restaurants which join the club at a later date and any increase in availability of participating restaurants.
9.8 Our printed marketing material is intended as a guide of restaurants who are participating at the time of publication and, therefore, may not include all participating restaurants at any one time.
10.1 Subject to clause 10.3, if we fail to comply with these terms and conditions, we shall only be liable for the membership fee.
10.2 Subject to clause 10.3, we will not be liable for losses that result from our failure to comply with these terms and conditions that fall into the following categories:
10.2.1 loss of income or revenue;
10.2.2 loss of business;
10.2.3 loss of profits; or
10.2.4 loss of anticipated savings.
10.3 Nothing in this agreement excludes or limits our liability for:
10.3.1 death or personal injury caused by our negligence;
10.3.2 fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
10.3.3 any breach of the obligations implied by section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or section 2 of the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982; or
10.3.4 any other matter for which it would be illegal for us to exclude or attempt to exclude our liability.
10.4 Where you purchase food from any participating restaurant, any losses or liability arising out of, or in connection with, such food shall be the relevant participating restaurant's liability. We accept no liability for any bad experiences or bad food at any of the participating restaurants. We will not become involved in any dispute between you and any restaurant.
10.5 We do not give any warranty for any goods or services accessed through, or displayed on, our site.
11.1 Applicable laws require that some of the information or communications we send to you should be in writing. When using our site, you accept that communication with us will be mainly electronic. We will contact you by e-mail or provide you with information by posting notices on our website. For contractual purposes, you agree to this electronic means of communication and you acknowledge that all contracts, notices, information and other communications that we provide to you electronically comply with any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. This condition does not affect your statutory rights.
12.1 All notices given by you to us must be given to The Operations Director at email@example.com. We may give notice to you at either the e-mail or postal address you provide to us when placing an order, or in any of the ways specified in clause 11 above. Notice will be deemed received and properly served immediately when posted on our website, 24 hours after an e-mail is sent, or three days after the date of posting of any letter. In proving the service of any notice, it will be sufficient to prove, in the case of a letter, that such letter was properly addressed, stamped and placed in the post and, in the case of an e-mail, that such e-mail was sent to the specified e-mail address of the addressee.
13.1 Failure by us to enforce any of these terms and conditions will not prevent us from subsequently relying on, or enforcing, them.
14.1 If any court or competent authority decides that any of the provisions of these terms and conditions are invalid, unlawful or unenforceable to any extent, the term will, to that extent only, be severed from the remaining terms, which will continue to be valid to the fullest extent permitted by law.
15.1 A person who is not party to these terms and conditions shall not have any rights under or in connection with it under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
16.1 These terms and conditions and any document expressly referred to in them constitute the whole agreement between us and supersede all previous discussions, correspondence, negotiations, previous arrangement, understanding or agreement between us relating to the subject matter of these terms and conditions. We each acknowledge that, in entering into these terms and conditions, neither of us relies on, or will have any remedies in respect of, any representation or warranty (whether made innocently or negligently) that is not set out in these terms and conditions or the documents referred to in them. Nothing in this clause limits or excludes any liability for fraud.
17.1 This agreement shall be interpreted in accordance with the English law and subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.
Taste Marketing Limited (We) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (Act), the data controller is Taste Marketing Limited of 1 Victoria Court, Bank Square, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 9SE.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, geographic location (if you allow when prompted by your browser), operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise the pages on our site, or register on our site for any services we provide, a cookie helps us to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. When you return to our site the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the features that you customised.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of our site.
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All information you provide to us is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
We may also use your data, or permit selected third parties, such as participating restaurants or Livebookings Holdings Limited, trading as Bookatable (Bookatable), to use your data to provide you with information about goods and services which may be of interest to you and we may contact you about these by post or telephone.
We do not sell, rent or lease customer lists to third parties. We may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, we may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to us, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or SMS) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you.
If you are a new customer, and where we permit selected third parties, such as participating restaurants or Bookatable, to use your data, we (or they) will contact you by electronic means only if you have consented to this.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries, as defined in section 1159 of the UK Companies Act 2006.
We may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us, or our selected third parties, not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We, or such third parties, will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
www.tastecard.co.uk is operated by Taste Marketing Limited (We). We are registered in England and Wales under company number 05545626 and have our registered office at 1 Victoria Court, Bank Square, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 9SE. Our main trading address is 22 Viaduct Street, Huddersfield, HD1 6AJ. Our VAT number is 877811187.
We are a limited company.
Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of our site, or our entire site, to users who have registered with us.
You are responsible for making all arrangements necessary for you to have access to our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that all persons who access our site through your internet connection are aware of these terms, and that they comply with them.
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
You may print off one copy, and may download extracts, of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.
You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.
Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged.
You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.
Commentary and other materials posted on our site are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by any visitor to our site, or by anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
We aim to update our site regularly, and may change the content at any time. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update such material.
The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we, other members of our group of companies and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:
This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
Contracts for the supply of a tastecard formed through our site or as a result of visits made by you are governed by our terms and conditions. If you are interested in becoming a participating restaurant in the tastecard scheme, please contact us on 0800 567 7241 or 01484 477 645 or email us though the "restaurateurs" tab on our site.
Any material you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute and disclose to third parties any such material for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any material posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any materials posted by you or any other user of our site.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on our site.
You must not misuse our site 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 site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. 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 will 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 site will cease immediately.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.
You may link to our home page, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.
You must not establish a link from any website that is not owned by you.
Our site must not be framed on any other site, nor may you create a link to any part of our site other than the home page. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
If you wish to make any use of material on our site other than that set out above, please address your request to email@example.com.
Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. We have no control over the contents of those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
The English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site.
"TASTECARD" is a UK registered trademark of Taste Marketing Limited.
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