Terms of sale
IMPORTANT LEGAL NOTICE
Walking in Sunshine
These online shopping terms and conditions apply to all orders which you, the customer place using our website: www.walkinginsunshine.co.uk. Please read them carefully before placing your order and print a copy for future reference.
By using this website you accept and agree to be bound by these online Shopping Terms and Conditions, the Privacy Statement and such other policies as we notify you of from time to time, which together constitute the entire agreement between us. Nothing in these Online Shopping Terms and Conditions affects your statutory rights, either as a consumer or otherwise.
Privacy and Communications When you place your order, we collect certain personal and transactional information (e.g. name, address, email address). For details on how we use this information.
To fulfil our obligations to you under these On-line Shopping Terms and Conditions we communicate with you by e-mail and by posting notices on the Website. You agree to receive communications from us electronically and that electronic communications will satisfy any legal requirement for communications be in writing.
The contract between us When you place an order to purchase items using our Website this is an offer by you to us to purchase those items. We will confirm receipt of your order by sending you an email summarizing the details of your order (“Order Confirmation E-mail”). We accept your order only when we send an e-mail confirming that we have despatched the items in your order (“Despatch Confirmation E-mail”). The contract between us is formed at the point we send the Despatch Confirmation E-mail in respect of those items mentioned in the Despatch Confirmation E-mail. If your order contained a number of items and the Despatch Confirmation E-mail mentions on some of them, those items which have yet to be despatched to you do not form part of that contract.
We only sell items to adults (i.e. those aged 18 or over). If you are under 18, you may use this Website only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.
Colours, specifications and dimensions of products We have made every effort to display the colours, specifications and dimensions of items on the Website as accurately as possible. The colours you see will depend on the resolution of your monitor, we cannot guarantee that your monitor’s display of any colour will reflect accurately the colour of the item delivered. We may from time to time vary the dimensions, specifications and quantities of items displayed on our Website without prior notice.
Right to withdraw purchases within “cooling off” period If you live in the European Union you have a right by law to withdraw from the purchase of any item within a “cooling-off” period of seven working days starting on the day after the day the item is delivered to you (“Cooling-Off Period”). This right applies to all items advertised on the Website except for:
- perishable goods and other items likely to expire rapidly (e.g. hampers and gift boxes containing such items and other food and beverage items) items; including items worn next to the body
- sealed items where the seal has been broken
- You may be liable for the cost of returning the item(s) to us
Orders for Delivery Outside the United Kingdom The products specified on this website are suitable and approved for use for customers within the United Kingdom (excluding Channel Islands and Isle of Man). Customers who choose to purchase items for usage and distribution to locations outside the United Kingdom do so at their own risk and have a personal responsibility regarding compliance with local laws.
Prices Products are invoiced in GBP sterling at the price prevailing at the time you place your order. Prices displayed on the Website include Value Added Tax which will be charged at the current rate. Where prices are displayed in alternative currencies on this website, these are for reference purposes only and local prices may change according to current currency rates.
Delivery charge is an additional cost. Please refer to our Delivery Information for full details.
Although we try to ensure that all prices on the Website are accurate, errors may occur. If we discover an error in the price of items you have ordered, we will contact you as soon as possible. You will have the option of either reconfirming your order at the correct price or cancelling it. If we are unable to contact you, we will treat your order in respect of the incorrectly priced item as cancelled.
Prices displayed on the Website apply to online purchases only. They are not indicative of the price of identical items purchased in our store or by any other means. We reserve the right to update prices displayed on the Website at any point.
Should we need to issue a refund due to a price change or item being out of stock we will need to re-contact you to obtain your card details.
Payment You may pay for the items which you order online by Paypal. We regret that we cannot accept cheques, gift vouchers or cash as payment online.
Cancellations If you wish to cancel your order, please contact our Customer Services Department. As we try to process orders immediately it may not always be possible to prevent an order from being despatched. If your order has already been despatched you may return the items to us in accordance with our Returns Policy (below).
As soon as we receive notice of your cancellation of an item we will refund the relevant part of the purchase price for that item together with the item’s normal postage charge We cannot refund any priority, express or courier component of the postage charge. This only applies if the order is cancelled prior to despatch
Delivery Standard deliveries to UK addresses These are made within 5 working days from point of order.
Specific day delivery to UK addresses These are made by midday Tuesday to Friday subject to availability, 48 hours notice is required.
Please note that if you order a number of items for delivery to the same address, they may be despatched separately and we cannot guarantee delivery on the same day unless specific day delivery is selected. However we are unable to guarantee delivery will be made by the one courier visit.
We make every effort to despatch items on time. If we are unable to deliver the items within your chosen arrival period, we will aim to contact you to discuss your options and despatch as soon as possible.
If the items are not delivered within the time period we specify in the Confirmation Email, please contact our Customer Services Department..
Delivery occurs when the items are delivered to the delivery address you specified when placing your order. At this point, responsibility for loss, breakage and damage passes to you. Should you specify at point of order that goods are left with a neighbour, this is done so at your own risk. All goods must be signed for upon delivery.
Under the Distance Selling Regulations:
You are entitled to a full refund including the initial delivery charge if you return a product, or inform us (the retailer) that you want to return the product, within seven working days.
With Walking in Sunshine we respect the rights of our customers and fully support the seven day policy.
Walking in Sunshine will not refund the delivery charge initially paid for your unwanted order. We will however, refund the costs of any initial shipping if the item purchased is proven upon inspection to be faulty but remains in an untampered condition.
Cost of returning the goods
The cost of returning any unwanted product for a refund, will be at your (the customers) expense.
Proof of delivery
You may return items to our address, any returns will need to be supported by proof of purchase/ delivery. Walking in Sunshine will not accept any liability for items lost or damaged in return transit.
Condition of returns
It is your (the customers) responsibility to ensure that the returned product reaches us in its original perfect condition. Directly upon receipt of your return in the stated condition; Walking in Sunshine will refund to you the value of your purchased item along with any initial shipping charged by us. The returned product must not be used or damaged – and in the original packaging.
If your product is not in this condition, this will void any refund request.
Until you return items to us you are responsible for their safe keeping and taking reasonable care of them. We do not accept liability for returned packages damaged during transit back to us. It is your responsibility to wrap products adequately to prevent damage.
Events beyond our reasonable control We will not be responsible to you for any delay or failure to comply with our obligations under these On-line Shopping Terms and Conditions if the delay or failure arises from any cause beyond our reasonable control.
Alterations to this Website and Terms and Conditions We reserve the right at any time to make changes to this Website, these On-line Shopping Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and such other policies as we may notify you of. You will be subject to the policies and terms and conditions in force at the time you use the Website or order items from the Website. Changes which we are required to make by law could apply to orders which you have already made. If any of the terms and conditions forming the contract between us are deemed invalid, void or unenforceable for any reason, it will be deemed severable and not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms and conditions.