Terms and Conditions

Use of the Richard Pearce  website at http://www.richardcpearce.com  is subject to these terms of use. Users who do not accept these terms of use are not authorised to use or continue using this website.

These terms of use may be amended at any time and any revised version will be effective immediately that it is displayed on this website.

In the event of any comments or questions concerning these terms of use, please contact us via the contact form.

Our Intellectual property rights

We own or are licensed to use all intellectual property rights in and to this website and all technical infrastructure relating to it.

Access to and use of this website

In accessing any part of this website, you agree:

  • not to use this website in such a way that disrupts, interferes with or restricts the use of this website by other users;
  • not to upload, display or transmit any materials through this website which are false, offensive, defamatory, threatening, obscene, unlawful or which infringe the rights of any other person anywhere in the world;
  • not to reverse engineer, decompile, copy or adapt any software or other code or scripts forming part of this website or attempt to transmit to or via this website any information that contains a virus, worm, trojan horse or other harmful or disruptive component; and
  • not to change, modify, delete, interfere with or misuse data contained on this website and entered by or relating to any third party user of this website.

Material contained in this website may be downloaded, viewed and printed for personal use or internal circulation within your organisation provided that no trade mark, copyright or other proprietary notices contained in or appearing on such material are removed in whole or in part. Material contained in this website may not otherwise be copied, reproduced or redistributed in whole or in part without our prior written consent. In particular it must not be reproduced or exploited for commercial gain. All other rights are reserved and users must seek our permission before making any other use of material contained in this website.

Privacy policy

If you supply personal details to us through this website then you consent to our maintaining, recording, holding and using such personal data by richardcpearce.com, but not to be shared with third parties.

Exclusions and limitations of liability

This website has been prepared with the aim of providing information about Richard Pearce, products and services.

Owing to the nature of the Internet it cannot be guaranteed that this website or the websites to which it is linked will always be available to users. You should ensure that you have appropriate protection against viruses and other security arrangements in place whilst using the Internet.

Although every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information on this website was accurate at the time of publication, it is subject to variation at any time without notice and no warranty is given that any such information will be accurate or complete at any particular time or at all.

This website and any information or other material contained in it are made available strictly on the basis that you accept it on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. Where you rely on any information or other material contained in it, you do so entirely at your own risk and you accept that all warranties, conditions and undertakings, express or implied, whether by common law, statute, trade usage, course of dealings or otherwise in respect of this website are excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law. Richardcpearce.com excludes all liability whatever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of this website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of this website or any material or content accessed through it.


Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your computer's hard disc for record keeping purposes. Cookies can make the web more useful by storing information about your preferences on particular sites, thus enabling website owners to provide more useful features for their users.

They contain no name or address information or any information that will enable anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail or any other means.

Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to disable cookies or inform you when they are set. However, given that cookies are sometimes used, you may not be able to take full advantage of our website if you do disable them.

This website uses two kinds of cookies:

Session cookies, which are integral to the operation of the website, are stored in your computer's memory temporarily and get deleted when you terminate your current session on the website.

Persistent cookies, which are stored on your machine until they expire at their per-configured expiry date, that are in use on our website are described below.

Flash cookies (also known as local share objects)

Flash cookies are used in embedded videos available on content pages throughout the site. Flash cookies are used in the same way as other cookies – to store information you provide in terms of settings or preferences. 

To remove or disable a Flash cookie, visit the Flash Player security and privacy section on the Adobe website. Here you will find detailed guidance on how to delete or disable Flash cookies, either for a specific domain or for all websites. However, some of the content will cease to work properly if Flash cookies are disabled.

Google cookies

This site uses Google/YouTube cookies to record information about which pages you have landed on and how you have navigated through the site. This data enables us to understand:

  • Which pages people visit on the site
  • Which devices and internet browsers are being used
  • What is popular

Additionally, we use a Google Translate API cookie to store your translation preferences for a specific page should you choose to use the translation service available to you using Google Translate.

For more information visit Google Privacy Center: transparency and choice YouTube's privacy policy.

Note: Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.  This means Google will not associate your activity on websites using analytics with other information they may hold as part of your google account or with searches you make on their search engine.

Facebook cookies 

There may be some occasions when we would use a Facebook "social plug in" tool to add various Facebook functions to our site, for example the "Like button". When we do this, Facebook sets browser cookies when a user visits a page on our site which includes an embedded Facebook function. Additionally, if the user is already logged into Facebook then Facebook will know that the user has visited our site.


Links from this website are provided for information and convenience only and richardcpearce.com have no control over and cannot therefore accept responsibility or liability for the content of any linked third party website. Any link on this website is not an endorsement.


This website has been designed and these terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Any dispute arising out of the accessing or use of this website shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the English courts.