Legal Disclaimer

Welcome to the web site of the “East Lancashire Masonic Charity” (hereafter referred to as ELMC) which has made reasonable efforts to ensure that all information provided through this web site on the Internet is accurate at the time of inclusion. However, there may be inadvertent and occasional errors for which ELMC apologises.

ELMCL makes no representations or warranties about the information provided and reserves the right to make changes and corrections at any time, without notice.
No information as to the ELMCL website shall constitute any form of contract or invitation with the ELMC nor any liability whatsoever shall be accepted for any claim resulting from the use of any information obtained directly or indirectly from the ELMC website.
Any information provided by ELMC to any visitors to the website shall not be treated as confidential and ELMC shall be free to use any such information.
We do not guarantee that websites accessed via links on this website are either Masonic in nature or have been approved or endorsed by the United Grand Lodge of England, the Province of East Lancashire or the East Lancashire Masonic Charity. We specifically do not warrant that any other websites accessible from their pages are recognised by, or have the approval of, the United Grand Lodge of England.

Terms and Conditions

This site is owned and operated by ELMC, as part of the Masonic Province of East Lancashire.
Visitors to this web site are bound by the following terms and conditions so please read these carefully before going on.

This web site includes links to external web sites. When you follow such links the external web site will appear in a separate browser window. After visiting the external web site, close the browser window to display this site once again.
These URLS, (links) are provided in order to help you find relevant web sites, services or products that may be of interest to you quickly and easily. It is your responsibility to decide whether any services or products available through any of these web sites are suitable for your purposes. ELMC is not responsible for the owners or operators of these web sites or for any goods or services they supply or for the content of their web sites or any terms or representations in relation to any of these or accept any liability in relation to any of these.
All information or advice provided as part of this web site is intended to be general in nature and you should not rely on it in connection with the making of any decision. ELMC will try to ensure that all information provided as part of this web site is correct at the time of inclusion on the web site but does not guarantee the accuracy of such information.
ELMC is not liable for any action you may take as a result of relying on such information or advice or for any loss or damage suffered by you as a result of you taking this action.

Terms and Conditions :
This web site contains material including text, photographs and other images and sound, which is protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property rights. All copyright and other intellectual property rights in this material are either owned by ELMC or have been licensed to it by the owner or owners of those rights so that it can use this material as part of this web site.
This web site also contains trade marks, including the ELMC trade mark, and all trade marks included on this web site belong to ELMC or have been licensed to ELMC by the owner or owners of those trade marks for use on this web site.

You may :
access any part of the web site;
print off one copy of any or all of the pages for your own personal reference.

You may not:
copy (whether by printing off onto paper, storing on disk, downloading or in any other way), distribute (including distributing copies), broadcast, alter or tamper with in any way or otherwise use any material contained in the web site except as set out under “You may”. These restrictions apply in relation to all or part of the material on the web site;
remove any copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property notices contained in the original material from any material copied or printed off from the web site; without the written consent of ELMC
If you wish to provide a hypertext or other link to this web site, please contact the webmaster,, with details of:
– the URL’s links of the web page or pages from which you are proposing to link to this web site
– the URL’s links of the web page or pages on this web site to which you are proposing to link
and we will consider your request. It is our decision as to whether we agree to your request and we do not have to do so.

Changes to Terms and Conditions :
ELMC may change or alter the terms and conditions and disclaimer set out above from time to time. By browsing this web site you are accepting that you are bound by these terms and conditions and disclaimer you should check these each time you revisit the site.

Changes of Web Site:
ELMC may change the format and content of this web site at any time and without notice. ELMC may suspend the the web site for support or maintenance work, in order to update the content or for any other reason. ELMC reserves the right to terminate access to this web site at any time and without any due notice. Data Protection: Personal details provided to ELMC through this web site will only be used in accordance with our privacy policy. Please read this carefully before going on. By providing your personal details to us you are consenting to its use in accordance with our privacy policy. Complaints Procedure: If you have a question or complaint about this web site, please contact the ELMC webmaster at Jurisdiction : These terms and conditions are governed by and to be interpreted in accordance with English law and in the event of any dispute arising in relation to these terms and conditions or any dispute arising in relation to the web site whether in contract or tort or otherwise the English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over such dispute.