Legal Policy

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It is important to remember that what is right for others, may not be right for you. The content on The Channel is provided for general information only and must not be used as an alternative to professional advice. You may need to obtain help or treatment from a medical practitioner or undergo further tests before deciding what is right for you in your circumstances. We recommend that you always seek professional advice where appropriate.

This Legal Policy also covers The Hub @ The Channel, as a sub section of this website. 


The Hub policy

This policy applies to submissions made by participants within , The Hub, as a sub section of the website, The Channel. 

The discussion forum, The Hub, consist largely of messages posted by The Hub users that are not employed or contracted by us, and we do not monitor every message nor the conduct of every user. Therefore, we can accept no liability in respect of the content of any messages, including the accuracy or truthfulness of any such messages or any responsibility for the consequences of your acting in reliance on such messages. We do not endorse any opinions expressed by any forum users in any messages.

While we will take steps to edit or remove any messages which are in breach of this The Hub policy and which come to our notice, we cannot guarantee the prompt editing or removal of any messages.

We reserve the right at our sole discretion to remove or edit messages from The Hub or to suspend or discontinue or take down from the website any or all discussion forums at any time for any reason.

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to deny any user access to The Hub, without notice, for any breach of this The Hub Policy and/or to terminate your access to all or any parts of this website.

Please note that acts of discrimination, harassment, bullying and victimisation against our staff or volunteers (including moderators) will not be tolerated. This includes, but is not limited to, physical or verbal abuse or contacting our staff or volunteers outside working hours on personal numbers without specific permission. It is important to remember that what is right for others, may not be right for you.

Disclaimer Policy – The Hub and The Channel website

The information contained on The Channel website and The Hub is given for information purposes only and should not be considered medical guidance or professional advice. It is not intended that this information should replace consultation with a qualified professional, or to advocate or recommend the purchase of any product, or to endorse or guarantee the credentials or appropriateness of any healthcare provider.

Whilst we endeavour to make sure that the information provided on the Hub and The Channel is regularly updated, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, either express or implied, that the content on The Hub and The Channel is accurate, complete or up-to-date. You are strongly advised to consult with an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. You have sole responsibility for taking important decisions in your life or acting or not acting on any recommendations or advice.

The Channel may from time to time contain links to a number of websites owned, operated and controlled by third parties. Any such links should not be viewed as an endorsement of any kind. We have no control over or proprietary interest in any other these websites and make no representations, warranties or guarantees, either express or implied, in respect of the quality, security, accuracy or any other aspect of such sites.

Nothing in this disclaimer limits any liability that cannot be legally limited, including death or personal injury caused by negligence and fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation.