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Terms of use

The information provided on our website is provided as a guide only, and whilst we try to ensure that it is accurate and up to date, you should always verify the information before acting on it. Any of the facilities we have listed may have changed or might not be available for a variety of reasons, and we cannot accept any liability for this. Taking part in phycical activities can have lots of health benefits, however there can be risks as well, so if you have any concerns you should consult with your doctor.

We have provided this website for your personal non-commercial use. All materials published on this Web Site (including, but not limited to articles, features, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips and video clips, also known as the “Content”) are protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights, pursuant to English and international copyright laws, and are owned or controlled by South Downs Discovery, or the party credited as the provider of the Content. You shall abide by all additional copyright notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through this website.

You may download or print the Content solely for personal non-commercial use. Apart from this you may not modify, publish, transmit, create new works from, or in any way exploit any of the Content on this website in whole or in part without the express written permission of South Downs Discovery or the copyright holder identified in the Content. All copies must maintain copyright and other intellectual property notices contained in the original material.

Walking & Cycling Itineraries

We have tried to ensure that the routes and itineraries are as accurate as possible but the routes described are undertaken at your own risk. South Downs Discovery accept no responsibility for any consequences arising out of use of our routes and itineraries including misinterpretation of the directions and those arising from changes after the guides were compiled. We would be pleased to hear from you with comments and suggestions to improve the directions. Please remember that the countryside changes frequently and that landmarks, especially stiles, can be removed and renewed in a different form to that described in our guides. We would recommend that when undertaking any of our routes or itineraries you should be equipped with an up-to-date OS map of the local area.

Privacy Policy

Discovery Walking Ltd understands and respects the importance of your privacy and we are committed to safeguarding your personal information. In providing our service to you, we must collect personal information from you and make subsequent use of it as detailed below.


We will only collect personal information from you by specifically asking for it:-

  • When you register with us for newsletters, email updates, enter competitions or take part in surveys and customer feedback.
  • When you sign up to advertise your products or services with us.
  • When you write, fax, telephone or email us to make an enquiry.

What Information Will We Collect?

We may collect all or some of the following information relating to you or other members of your party:-

  • Names and contact details.
  • Credit/debit card or other payment details.
  • If you are a business, details of the products and services you offer.

What Will We Do With It?

We may need to disclose our customer list including any personal information relating to you to a third party who acquires or attempts to acquire all or substantially all of the asset/ stock in our company or our website. We may also disclose information to organisations who act as “data processors” on our behalf, or to other organisations who perform business functions on our behalf, some of whom are outside the UK/EEA. These functions include administration, providing services (and contacting you where necessary), customer care, business management and operation, re-organisation/structuring/sale of our business (or our group companies), risk assessment, security and crime prevention/detection, research and analysis, marketing, monitoring, measuring and assessing customer purchasing preferences and trends, dispute resolution, credit checking and debt collection.

We may from time to time contact you with information about special offers, brochures, new products, forthcoming events or competitions. If you do not wish to receive such information, you may ask us in writing not to receive it. We will not pass your details on to other third parties as we understand the importance of the protection of your data.

We have taken all reasonable steps to have appropriate security measures in place to protect your information. The transmission of information via the internet is never completely secure. We exclude our liability for personal data lost in transmission to the website.

What Can I Do?

If you do not agree to our use of the information as set out above, you should inform us as soon as possible by sending us a message from the contact form.

You may ask us in writing for a copy of the information we hold about you (for which we may charge a fee) and to correct any inaccuracies in your information. We aim to respond to you within 21 days from the date of request.

Cookies & Links

Please note that in order for us to provide you with optimum service, we use ‘Cookies’ on our website. ‘Cookies’ are a feature of web browser software which allows web servers to temporarily store information within your browser. ‘Cookies’ allow us to obtain information regarding users of our site which essentially helps us to provide you with a better user experience and tailor our services to your individual needs. We don’t store and record any of your passwords or other highly sensitive data. Most browsers automatically allow ‘cookies,’ however usually your web browser will enable you to disable ‘cookies’ should you wish to do so.

We use cookies to analyse basic visitor statistics, such as where our visitors come from, which browser our visitors use and which are the most popular pages, which helps us to continually improve our website. There is no personally identifiable information collected here. We also use cookies for our Facebook Social Plugins which allow you to ‘like’ certain pages, however this does not give us any access to your personal information. The third type of cookie we use is for adverts so that other companies recognise where their visitors came from, and this helps us to keep our website free of charge to visitors like you.

Please note that our website contains certain literature and hyperlinks to websites owned by third parties. This privacy statement covers websites owned and controlled by us only. Links to other websites and any information collected by these sites are not covered by this privacy statement. Any products or services booked via such links are not provided by South Downs Discovery, and no liability can be accepted.


To ensure that we carry out your instructions accurately, to help improve our service and in the interest of security, we may monitor and/or record: (1) your telephone calls; and (2) customer transactions and activities on our website. All recordings are and shall remain our sole property.

Updates & Changes

As our privacy statement may change due to developments in the law we encourage you to re read this from time to time so you are aware of any changes in how we gather and use your personal information.