Terms & Conditions

Terms & Conditions


  • Conditions means these terms and conditions as amended from time to time;
  • Links means a button or address that can take you outside of our services;
  • We/us means Fix the Fells, a partnership between National Trust, The Lake District National Park Authority and the Lake District Foundation working together to raise funds for upland footpath repair in the Lake District;
  • Website means the site www.fixthefells.co.uk;
  • You/User means a person using the Website;
  • Donation means monetary value given by the user to support upland footpath repair in The Lake District.

Use of the Website

You are permitted to access this Website in accordance with these Conditions and any donations must be made strictly in accordance with these Conditions. By continuing to browse through any part of the Website you are deemed to have accepted these Conditions. You may only use the Website for lawful purposes and in a lawful manner.

Reserved Rights

We reserve the right to change the Conditions at any time without notice and your use of any part of the Website after any change shall be deemed as acceptance of the changed Conditions.

We reserve the right to amend or suspend (whether temporarily or permanently) all or part of the Website at any time without notice, and without liability to you or any third party.

We may decline or refuse a donation (including refusing to complete the processing of a donation) for any User, at an time, at our discretion without liability to you or any third party.

Intellectual Property

You acknowledge and agree that all copyright material, trademarks and any other intellectual property rights in all material and content of our Website shall, at all times, remain the property of us or our licensors. You acknowledge and agree that all material and content of the Website shall only be used for personal and non-commercial use, accordingly material and content may (if necessary to make a Donation) be downloaded onto a computer hard drive.

Except as permitted in this paragraph, any other use of the material and content of the Website is strictly forbidden.

You shall not (whether alone or with the assistance of any third party) copy, modify, adapt, transmit, publish, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material and content.


We may provide Links to other websites which we believe may be of interest to you. Such other websites are not under our control and consequently we make no representation regarding their content, nor do we review or endorse any of these sites.

Specifically, we disclaim responsibility and liability for the privacy practices of such sites, the advertising, goods and services and software made available there on.

Should you contract with third parties via such sites, we shall not be involved in or have any responsibility under such an agreement.

You may not create a link to any page of our Website without our prior written permission.

How we use cookies

Changes in the law mean that from 26 May 2011, we need your permission to save cookies on your machine.

Cookies are small files which are sent to your browser for example Internet Explorer or Firefox. They are stored on your computer’s hard disk. They only identify your computer and not you personally. The cookies we use are: Google Analytics web analytics cookies.

Google Analytic cookies are used to help record your use of this website. They are used to collect statistics about site usage such as when you last visited the site. This information is then used to improve the user experience on our website. The Google Analytics cookies contain randomly generated IDs used to recognise your browser when you read a page. The cookies contain no personal information and are used only for web analytics.

We encourage you to accept the cookies our website uses as they help us to improve the user experience for you and many others.

To delete cookies or reject cookies

If you do not want to receive cookies from this website, select cookie settings under the privacy settings in your browser options, then add our domain to the list of websites you do not want to accept cookies from. Under settings you can also delete individual cookies or any cookies that your browser has stored. You can find more information on how to delete and control cookies at About Cookies. You can read more details on Cookies and Google Analytic’s.


Donations made via this website are collected on our behalf by the National Trust. If you help Fix the Fells by making a donation online,  personal information and credit/debit card details will be captured and processed by the National Trust website and are subject to National Trust privacy policy


These Conditions are governed by the laws of England. All disputes arising out of your access to this Website shall be subject to the sole and exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. If any of the terms in these Conditions are deemed invalid or unenforceable for any reason then the invalid or unenforceable provisions shall be severed from these Conditions and the remainder shall continue to apply.

Entire Agreement

These Conditions constitute the whole agreement between You and Us and there are no promises, terms, conditions, obligations, representations or warranties, oral or written, expressed or implied, other than those contained herein. Save that this term shall not exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or affect any statutory rights that you have as a consumer.


You shall indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses (including reasonable legal fees), arising out of your breach of these Conditions or any other liability arising from your use of the Website or the use by any third party accessing the Website and using your personal information.

Limitation of Liability

Whilst we have taken every precaution in compiling this Website, it is intended to provide general information only and, as such, should not be considered as a substitute for advice covering any specific situation. Users, wherever they shall be based, should seek appropriate advice before taking, or refraining from taking, any action in reliance on any information contained in, or accessed through this Website.

Under no circumstances, including without limitation negligence, shall we, key partners or any contributors to the Website be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, our Website or any materials or functions thereon, even if we shall have been advised of the possibility of such damages.

The above exclusions apply only to the extent permitted by law. None of your statutory rights as a consumer are affected.