Terms & Conditions


The 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' Research Team reserve the right at all times to vary, change, alter, amend or remove any of these terms. By browsing the website you accept that you are bound by the current terms and conditions and notices, and we therefore recommend that you check these each time you revisit the site. The current draft of these terms and conditions was adopted and published on 26 January 2016.


All information and material contained within our websites and accessed from them is protected by copyright, except where indicated otherwise.

We authorise you to:

  • view the material contained within our websites.
  • print off one hard copy of pages contained within our websites, for your own non-commercial research or study purposes only.

We do not authorise downloading (except as is necessary to view page content), copying, reproduction, storage in a retrieval system, modification, re-publishing, leasing, sub-licensing, posting, broadcasting, transmitting, creation of works from or in any way commercially exploiting any of the content or material accessed from our websites.

If you wish to apply for permission to use any materials found within the 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' website, please contact Phil Ashworth.

Accuracy of information

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information published on this website. The content is regularly reviewed and is subject to change from time to time.

The 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' Research Team assumes no responsibility or liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred as a result of any use or reliance upon the information and material contained within or downloaded from its websites. We have taken considerable care in preparing information and materials displayed on the sites. However, we are unable to provide any warranty concerning the accuracy or completeness of any information contained herein.

Linking policy

Links may be made to our website without requiring specific permission. These links must not be 'framed' or otherwise presented to make any part of our websites appear as part of a third-party website.

Links to third-party websites

Our websites contain links to external websites. These links are provided to help you find additional information quickly and easily. We do not accept responsibility for the content of any of the link websites, nor do we accept any duty of care in respect of, nor do we make any representation expressed or implied in relation to, the accuracy or reliability of the content of any link website; nor does the existence of any link constitute any implied endorsement of a website, its sponsor, its products or its services; nor should any views expressed on that website be taken to reflect the views of the 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' Research Team.

Privacy policy

The 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' Research Team is committed to ensuring visitors' privacy whilst viewing our web pages. The following information explains the types of data collected and how this information will be used.

Your personal information

All personal information you provide via the website will be treated as private and confidential. We would not sell, rent or share any of the information we collect with any third party for commercial purposes.

Accessibility statement

The 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' project endeavours to promote equality and diversity in its policies, practice and services. We are committed to making all 'Sand-bed River Dynamics' web pages accessible to disabled people and compliant with WAI's accessibility guidelines (WCAG 2.0)

Should you encounter any problems accessing material, please inform Phil Ashworth.

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