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Marston Consulting Limited
South House 3A
Suite 4, Bond Estate
Bond Avenue, Bletchley
Milton Keynes, MK1 1SW
United Kingdom
Company number: 3326364
VAT number: 690284029
Registered office: South House 3A Suite 4, Bond Estate Bond Avenue, Bletchley Milton Keynes, MK1 1SW United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 658 890
Fax + 44 (0)1908 658 893

Subscription charges to director-e websites per annum:

  • Existing members £99 + VAT
  • New members £120 + VATThe yearly subscription charge grants full access to the, and family of websites.

All subscribers to our sites are be able to access:

  • The director-e and fabricdirector-e newsletters bringing the industry’s events right to your inbox containing over 100 news stories every week.
  • A comprehensive database of contact details for thousands of companies worldwide.
  • Up-to-the-minute news from every corner of the industry.
  • In-depth features covering new technologies, innovations and industry analysis.
  • Trend reports to keep you up to date with designers across the world without ever having to leave your office.
  • Profiles revealing the inner workings of companies from every sector.
  • Over 50 new jobs every month.


  • N.B. director-e opperates a NO REFUND policy for subscription membership. This is clearly communicated at the ‘point of sale’ when a client subscribes to director-e.

Delivery of subscription service to the client

  • Upon received payment of subscription membership charges the services refered to above will be supplied within 1 working day and in most cases will be available immediately.

Transaction and currency charges

  • N.B. Prior to payment for subscription services director-e clearly states all transaction currencies on its websites.

Export restrictions

  • Not applicable.

These terms and conditions (the “Terms”) govern your access to and use of this site (the “Site”) and all and any websites owned and/or operated from time to time by Marston Consulting Limited ( the “Company”) which currently include:


(Collectively referred to as the “Sites”) together with the other internet services provided which include (without limitation to the generality thereof) the content, search facilities, directory services, forums, news section and such additional services provided by us from time to time on, via or through the Site. The Terms apply to both members (being those users that have registered or advertise on the Site at or any of the Sites (“Members”) and to visitors to the Site or Sites (“Visitors”). By accessing any of the Sites you agree to be bound by the Terms – if you do not wish to be bound by the Terms you should not use the Sites.

Membership Registration/Advertising
The details provided by you on registration as a Member or when you register your interest as an advertiser must be true, accurate and complete. You agree to notify us immediately (by contacting us at of any changes relevant to such registration.

Personal information
We will comply with all UK Data Protection legislation currently in force relevant to your personal information.

As a Member, you agree that we may use your personal information in accordance with the notification given to you on registration and in accordance with our privacy policysubject to such limitations (if any) as you selected or made on registration. If you are a Visitor, any personal information provided will only be utilised in accordance with our privacy policy.

Site Content
Unless otherwise stated in writing, all material available on and from the Site or Sites (including, without limitation as to generality, all user documentation, software, text, graphics and images) (the “Content”) is provided without any warranties or guarantees.

The copyright subsisting in the Content is either owned by or licensed to us and is protected by national and international copyright. You may retrieve and view Content on a computer screen, print individual pages on paper and store such Content in electronic form on a disk for your own personal, non-commercial use. Except as set out above you may not reproduce, modify or in any way exploit (whether commercially or otherwise) any of the Content. Furthermore you may not: sell, amend or modify any of the Content; delete or otherwise obscure any copyright or intellectual property notice from any copies of the Content made by you; or extract for re-utilisation any substantial or material part or parts of the Site or Sites without our express written consent. You also may not create or publish your own database featuring any substantial or material parts of the Site or Sites or redistribute any of the Content by downloading and storing any of the Content or otherwise.

Any dealings with, and interest in, goods, promotions, services, or manufacturers or suppliers found on or through the Site or Sites are solely between you and the person with whom you are dealing unless expressly stated to the contrary by us. We will not be responsible for any loss or damages that may arise from any such dealings.

We are unable to accept responsibility for the content of other web sites or resources linked to the Site or Sites; neither can we be deemed to have endorsed their content, products or services.

Whilst making every reasonable effort to ensure that all information provided by us is accurate at the time of its inclusion; from time to time there may be errors, inaccuracies or omissions in respect of which we exclude all liability. The Company makes no representations or warranties about the information included on the Site or Sites (including links to third parties’ web sites). Any decisions based on the information contained on the Site or Sites are your sole responsibility.

Neither the Company, nor any of its associated companies, information providers or content partners provide any warranty as to the timeliness, accuracy or completeness of information appearing or published on the Site or Sites.

Your Content (“User Content”) for publication on the Site or Sites

You represent, warrant and undertake to the Company that


    1. You are entirely responsible for all and any Content that you submit to us for publication on the Site or Sites (“User Content”) and you fully acknowledge that we shall be entitled to assume that all such User Content submitted from your registered email address is authorised by you.


    1. You will use sound judgement and reasonable skill and care in submitting User Content to us and in so doing you will:
      1. ensure that User Content will not: be illegal or criminal; or infringe any relevant laws or regulations or codes of conduct; or be defamatory, libellous, obscene, offensive, gratuitously sexual, threatening, intimidating, harassing, abusive, indecent or pornographic; or be untrue, incomplete, misleading, unreliable or out of date;
      2. not disguise the origin of User Content, impersonate any third party or make any untrue representation about your skill, qualifications, or expertise
      3. not infringe any third party’s intellectual property (including, without limitation, patents, copyright, trade marks or database rights) or any other rights (including, without limitation, contractual or statutory);
      4. ensure User Content does not contain any form of junk mail, chain letters or spam;
      5. ensure User Content does not contain any computer viruses, Trojan horses or other harmful, contaminating or destructive properties.


  1. You acknowledge that User Content may be publicly displayed or posted and that accordingly third parties may read such content and in such circumstances you shall not therefore submit any User Content of a confidential nature for use on the Site or Sites. The Company shall be entitled to assume that you have full authority for the publication of all User Content submitted to us and from any third party named or directly or indirectly referred to in such content.

Whilst you retain all intellectual property and other ownership rights in and to your User Content you acknowledge that by submitting User Content to us you automatically grant to an exclusive, royalty-free, freely-transferable, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable licence to use, delete, amend, reproduce, publish, distribute, edit, modify, translate, perform, display or otherwise exploit in any way through any media all of such Content. To the extent permitted by law you hereby irrevocably waive any and all moral rights that you may have in and/or to the User Content.

Should you wish to request the Company to remove, edit, delete or otherwise withdraw from the Site or Sites any User Content please contact us at

You use this Site and any other of the Sites at your own risk. If you are dissatisfied with the Site or Sites, the Content, the Terms or our privacy policy your only remedy is to leave and discontinue your use of this Site or such other of the Sites with which you are dissatisfied. If a Member you may de-register by contacting and expressly requesting to be de-registered.

If an Advertiser you may de-register by contacting and expressly requesting to have your advert removed.

Storage of email or other content
Where we provide you with e-mail facilities, forums, or other services which involve us in the provision of space on our computers we reserve the right to place such limit s on storage as we may in our discretion from time to time determine. Any such limits may be by reference to the physical amount of space available, the number of e-mail messages held or otherwise. We reserve the right at our complete and unfettered discretion to refuse to accept material and/or to delete material.

Your obligations and indemnity
You agree that you will only use the Site and /or the Sites in a manner that is consistent with these Terms and in such a way as to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.

You accept that the Site and the Sites are business sites and as such are not intended for use by children. Parents or guardians of children shall be responsible for the actions of any children accessing the Site or Sites.

You accept that the confidentiality of your username and the password assigned to you on registration is your responsibility and as such you accept that are fully responsible for all activities, which result from their use. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorised use of which you become aware.

You accept that you are responsible for all instrumentation and equipment and the payment of all telephone charges necessary to access and use the Site or Sites. You also accept that you are responsible for saving and backing up your own information in such manner as you deem necessary.

You agree not to use the Site or Sites or any of the services provided on or through the Site or Sites in any manner that would or could cause the Site or Sites or any part of them or the services to be damaged, or in any way impaired.

You agree to indemnify the Company and its associates, employees, suppliers, agents and representatives from and against all costs, damages, claims and expenses (including legal fees arising out of litigation or otherwise) arising directly or indirectly from:

  1. any breach by you of these Terms or
  2. your use (or the use of any third party under your guardianship care or control) of the Site or Sites or
  3. your User Content.

Reserved rights
To protect the legitimate interests and the integrity of the Company and/or protect the legitimate interests or safety of any third party, we reserve the right to forward your contact details to any relevant regulatory authorities where requested or where reasonable to do so. We may also disclose your details where we believe you are in breach of these Terms or where a complaint arises from a third party or regulatory authority concerning your use of the Site or Sites and/or in circumstances where your use of the Site or Sites is deemed by us to be inconsistent with these Terms.

In our absolute and unfettered discretion we may without giving any reason or prior notice reject, remove, edit, delete or otherwise withdraw from the Site or Sites or one or any of them any User Content. The Company will however have no obligation to remove, edit, delete or otherwise withdraw from the Site or Sites any User Content (other than as required by law) and may decline to do so without giving to you any reason for so doing.

The Company reserves the right, acting in its absolute and unfettered discretion, to withdraw the Site or to suspend or terminate your access thereto and use thereof at any time which right may be exercised right without giving you any prior reason notice or warning.

Our obligations
Whilst we cannot guarantee the same we will use our reasonable endeavours to maintain the Site and the Sites in a satisfactory operating condition, however we do not accept responsibility for any interruptions or failures in the Site or Sites or the service or for any defects that may exist, or for any costs, loss of profits, loss of data, or consequential losses arising from your use of, or inability to access or use the Site or any other of the Sites.

Limit of liability
The Company’s liability to you in respect of all matters associated with the Site or Sites and the services provided by us shall be limited as follows:-

  1. Nothing in these Terms excludes any liability for death or personal injury arising from the negligence of the Company, its servants or agents or any other liability, which is prohibited from being excluded by law.
  2. save as set out in (a) above the Company accepts no liability for and hereby excludes any liability for any consequential or indirect losses, loss of profits, loss of business, loss of goodwill or any form of special damages.
  3. The Company’s liability for direct losses (subject to sub paragraph (a) above) shall be limited to the amount actually paid by you to the Company and all conditions, warranties or other terms whatsoever inconsistent with the provisions of this sub paragraph are hereby expressly excluded.
  4. each of sub paragraphs (a) to (c) above shall be a separate and severable limitation and if any one or more of them shall prove for any reason ineffective to exclude any liability referred to in the relevant sub paragraph(s) the remaining sub paragraphs shall remain in full force and effect.

We reserve the right to amend these Terms from time to time by posting the amended terms and conditions on the Site and the Sites. If you are a Member, we will use our reasonable endeavours to inform you of the amendment by e-mail. We also reserve the right to extend these Terms to include additional products or services offered by us from time to time.

If any provision of these Terms is held to be unenforceable, it will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions.

These Terms and your use of the Site and the Sites are subject to English law and the jurisdiction of the English courts.

Any delay or failure by us in enforcing any right under these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of that right and will not prevent that right or any other right or remedy from being exercised or enforced.

These Terms read in conjunction with our privacy policy set out the entire agreement between us relating to your use of this and any other of the Sites and related services.

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