Terms and Conditions

1. General

1. This is the hihosilver.co.uk website ("Website") which is owned by House and Wine ltd trading as Hiho who are a company registered in England (company number 05627807) with a registered office at Rosy Jeffery Accoutants, The Loft, Unit 11, Hunthay Business Par, Axminster, EX13 5RJ. ("we", "us"). By purchasing any products (the "Product") and by using this Website you acknowledge that you have read and you agree to be bound by and comply with these Terms and Conditions. Your statutory rights are not affected.

2. By purchasing any products (the "Product") and by using this Website you acknowledge that you have read and you agree to be bound by and comply with these Terms and Conditions. Your statutory rights are not affected.

2. Purchase of Products

1. The placing of a Product on our Website is an invitation to accept offers for such Product and is not an offer to sell at the listed price nor is it binding on us. We are under no obligation to accept your order (whether or not the order has been confirmed and the credit card been charged).

2. We will acknowledge by e-mail your order for a Product at the time you place your order. We will then notify you within 2 days of such email whether we have accepted your order. At the same time if we have accepted your order we will notify you of delivery dates.

3. In the event a Product is listed at an incorrect price due to a typographical error, we will notify you of the correct price by e-mail and we will give you the choice of either purchasing the Product at the correct price or cancelling your order. If you confirm you want the Product at the corrected price we will deliver the Product to you. If payment has been charged for the purchase and you cancel your order we will, on return of the Product (if the Product has been sent out) immediately issue a refund.

4. Any order (whether or not accepted) is subject to availability of the Product. If the Product becomes unavailable prior to delivery we will notify you and give you the choice of a refund or of purchasing an alternative Product.

3. Cancellation of contract by you

1. You may cancel the contract at any time up to and including the fourteenth working day after the day on which the goods are delivered to you by notifying us by email or post at the addresses set out at the beginning of these Terms and Conditions.

2. If you cancel the contract you must return the goods to us at the address set out at the beginning of these Terms and Conditions at your own cost and risk. If you cancel the contract and then you receive the goods you must not unpack them from their packaging but must immediately send them back to us.

3. In any event, you must return the goods to us within 17 days of receiving them.

4. If you do not return the goods to us within 17 days we will contact you. If we have to collect them from you we will deduct any costs we incur in recovering the goods from your payment to us prior to re-crediting your charge card.

5. Provided that we receive the goods in the condition they were in when delivered to you then we will re-credit your charge card with the amount debited for your order for the goods in question as soon as possible and, in any event, within 30 days of your cancelling the contract.

6. Until you return the goods to us you must keep them in your possession and take reasonable care of them.

4. Defective Goods

1. If the Products delivered are defective, not what you ordered, or damaged on delivery please notify us straight away and return them to us using Recorded Delivery. You should keep a proof of posting. Full postal costs will be refunded.

2. We will repair, replace or refund you for the price paid for any Products which are found to be incorrect or damaged on delivery for a period of 3 months after delivery.

3. If you opt to exchange the Products, any additional payments must be included with the returned Products. Replacement Products will not be dispatched until such payment has been received.

4. Risk in the Products passes to you when the Products are signed for at the delivery address stipulated in your order. We accept no responsibility for any damage or loss to the Products after risk passes.

5. Prices and Payment

1. The prices for the Products and delivery are as set out on the Website.

2. Payments must be made by credit or debit card and we shall not dispatch any Products until we receive confirmation of payment.

3. Your payment will be processed by a secure connection at the time you place your order on the relevant section of the Website.

4. We will inform you as soon as we can if we are unable to deliver the Products within 30 days of your order and you may agree an alternative delivery period or you may cancel the order. In no event shall we be liable to you for any losses you may have for any delay in delivery.

6. User Content

1. You are solely responsible for the photos, text, materials and other content that you upload (hereinafter, "post") on the Website (collectively "User Content"). You may not post User Content on the Website that you did not create or that you do not have permission to post. You are prohibited from posting to the Website any User Content that is offensive, illegal, pornographic, discriminatory or which is technically harmful or infringes or may infringe the rights of any third party.

2. You understand and agree that we may, but are not obligated to, review the Website and may delete or remove (without notice) any User Content in our sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, or that in our sole judgement may be offensive, illegal or technically harmful or that infringes or may infringe the rights of any third party.

3. You agree that we may copy, disclose, distribute, or otherwise use any User Content posted on the Website for any purpose. You may request that we remove your User Content at any time by contacting us via the Contact Details at clause 16.

4. You agree to indemnify and keep us indemnified from and against any losses, costs, expenses and damages incurred by us in respect of any claim that the User Content infringes the copyright and/or intellectual property rights of a third party.

7. Limitation of our liability

1. Whilst we have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the information on this Website it is provided on an "as is" basis and we give no warranty and make no representation regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content of this Website. Further more, no warranty is given that the Website shall be available on an uninterrupted basis, and no liability can be accepted in respect of losses or damages arising out of such unavailability.

2.Access to and use of this Website is at your own risk. We do not warrant that the use of this Website or any material downloaded from it will not cause damage to any property, including but not limited to loss of data or computer virus infection. We accept no liability for viruses. We recommend that you take all appropriate safeguards before downloading information or images from the Website.

3. In respect of any cause of action (including an action for negligence) arising out of or in connection with any purchase made from the Website, our entire liability shall be limited, to the extent that the cause of action relates to the items purchased on our Website to (at your option):

a. repairing or supplying the Products again; and
b. refunding the amount paid by you in respect of the Products purchased.

4. Our aggregate liability in respect of all causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Products purchased on our Website or in connection with your use of the Website (whether for breach of contract, in negligence or any other tort, under statute or otherwise at all) will not exceed an amount equal to the value of the Products delivered to you under these Terms and Conditions.

5. We shall not be liable to you for any loss of profit; loss of anticipated revenue (whether direct or indirect loss); or any consequential or indirect loss.

6. Notwithstanding anything in these Terms and Conditions we do not exclude liability for:

a. personal injury and death caused by our negligence;
b. fraud; or
c. any liability under the Consumer Protection Act 1987.

7. Except for any warranties expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions any warranties, conditions or representations whether implied by statute or otherwise shall be excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

8. Security

1. Our secure server software encrypts all your payment card details. The process scrambles all the information, allowing no unauthorised third party to intercept the data. Your browser will confirm that you are shopping in a secure environment by showing either a locked padlock icon or an image of a padlock next to the payment details in the relevant area of the Website.

9. Complaints Procedure

1. We are very proud of our high standards of customer service however, in the event that we fail in meeting these standards, please do not hesitate to email us at contact@hihosilver.co.uk. Our aim will always be to deal with your complaint as soon as possible and make every effort to reach a satisfactory conclusion on your behalf in order to retain your valued custom.

2. Online Dispute Resolution.

Customer Service and the Quality of our products, are very important to us and we hope that you will always be satisfied with the service that we provide you, both online and in our stores. If for any reason you are unhappy with our products or the service that we provide you, then please do contact us, using the contact details above and we will help you to resolve the issue and either provide you with a new piece, a refund or an exchange.

If you are still unhappy and you feel that you are not getting an appropriate response from us, then you can go directly to the Online Dispute Resolution.

The contact details for the Online Dispute Resolution in the UK are as follows:

1 Sylvan Court, Sylvan Way, Southfields Business Park, Basildon
SS15 6TH Essex
United Kingdom

Tel: 01268 886690

Email: ecc@tsi.org.uk

10. Intellectual Property 

1. All Website, design, text and graphics belong to us. All copyright, trade marks and other intellectual property belongs to us.

2. You are not permitted to use the Website in any way that may infringe the intellectual property rights contained in the Website. This means that you may not adapt, reproduce, publish, upload, extract, alter, store, post, redistribute, reutilise, retransmit or broadcast, all or any of the contents of the Website including but not limited to any trade marks or copyrighted material without our express permission. However, you are permitted to download and print out pages from the Website for the sole purpose of viewing for your own personal information.

11. Entire Agreement

1. These Terms and Conditions represent the entire understanding relating to the use of the Website and supersede all other statements, representations or warranties (whether written, made by email or oral) made by us. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall affect the liability of either party in respect of any misrepresentation, warranty or condition that it makes fraudulently. Any rights not expressly granted in these Terms and Conditions are reserved by us.

12. Severance

1. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions are found to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, it will be severed from the rest of these Terms and Conditions which shall remain unaffected.

13. Third Party Rights

1. A person who is not a party to this contract is not entitled to enforce any of its terms under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.

14. Force Majeure

1. We shall not be liable to you for any delay in, or failure of, performance of our obligations under these Terms and Conditions arising from any cause beyond our reasonable control including any of the following: act of God, governmental act, war, fire, flood, explosion or civil commotion, failure in information technology or telecommunications services, failure of a third party (including failure to supply data) and industrial action.

15. Law and Jurisdiction

1. These Terms and Conditions will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Disputes arising in relation to this Website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

2. Certain provisions contained in these Terms and Conditions may be disallowed by the laws of the country from which you are accessing the Website. If any provision is unenforceable or invalid then the provisions of paragraph 11 shall apply.

16. Contact Details

1. Hiho Silver
PO BOX 124
TA20 9BT

Tel: 01460 221006
Fax: 01460 220007
Email: contact@hihosilver.co.uk

Competition T & C's

Please read these competition rules carefully. If you enter one of our competitions, we will assume that you have read these rules and that you agree to them.

Open to UK residents, 18 years or older. Not open to employees (or members of their immediate families) of Hiho Silver. The closing date is as specified on the promotion.  No entries will be accepted after the closing date. If in writing, entries that are incomplete, illegible, indecipherable will not be valid and deemed void. If online, entries that are incomplete will not be valid and deemed void. All entries must be made directly by the person entering the competition. No responsibility can be accepted for entries lost, damaged, delayed in the post or due to computer error in transit. The prizes are as stated, are not transferable to another individual and no cash or other alternatives will be offered. If prizes are entry tickets to events, tickets are for private use only and are not for resale for commercial gain to the holder. If Hiho Silver has reason to believe that tickets are being resold we may invalidate them and refuse entry to the event.The winner(s) is (are) responsible for expenses and arrangements not specifically included in the prizes, including any necessary travel arrangements if applicable. Prizes are subject to availability. We reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of competitions at any time and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition. In the event of a prize being unavailable, we reserves the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value. By taking part in our competition, you agree that you are happy for Hiho Silver and their partners involved in the respective promotion to contact you via email about their products and offers. You can unsubscribe at anytime.The winner(s) agree(s) to the use of their name, photograph if applicable and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by Hiho Silver and their partners in the promotion relating to any post-winning publicity including Facebook and Twitter. Unless stated otherwise the winner(s) will be drawn at random from all correct entries received by the closing date stated within the promotional material. Reasonable efforts will be made to contact the winner(s). If the winner(s) cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, we reserve the right to offer the prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random. Confirmation of the prize will be made in writing to the winner(s).

Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the prize. If you do not respond within 7 days of being notified, you will forfeit your prize and Hiho Silver reserves the right to choose another winner.  The judges’ decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered into. You can find out who has won a particular competition by sending a stamped addressed envelope, marked with the name of the competition to Hiho Silver, PO BOX 124, Chard, TA20 9BT, after the closing date.

Hiho Silver will endeavour to send prizes within a month of the competition end date. Competitions organised by House and Wine Ltd trading as Hiho, Registered address: Rosy Jeffery Accountants, The Loft, Unit 11, Hunthay Business Park, Axminster, EX13 5RJ. Registered in England Company Number 05627807.