Terms and conditions

In these terms and conditions, “The Rooftop” means the website, editorial and social media content created by The Rooftop News CIC, a community interest company, registered in Scotland number SC675442 at The Melting Pot, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR.

Regardless of how you access The Rooftop, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions and those of WordPress.

We aim to correct straightforward errors as soon as possible. This will usually be within 24 hours of receiving a notification. Please email editor [at] the rooftop [dot] news with “REQUEST FOR CORRECTION” in the subject line. The email should clearly state the article, nature of error and proposed correction. Failure to include this information will lead to the request being deleted. All complaints should start with a request for correction and, if the correction is declined, further details will be provided to the complainant about the complaints process.

Your use of The Rooftop is for your own personal use only. You acknowledge that, The Rooftop News CIC is, except where explicitly stated, the sole owner of all content on The Rooftop, including, without limitation, all applicable copyrights, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, trade names, logos, and other intellectual property rights thereto, as well as text, images, graphics, logos, audio, video and other material appearing on the site (i.e. content).

The Rooftop and the content are protected by the copyright laws and other intellectual property laws of the United Kingdom and are protected globally by applicable international copyright treaties.

You may download, print and email extracts from The Rooftop for your own personal use only, provided you maintain and abide by any author attribution, copyright or trademark notice or restriction in any material that you download, print or email.

You may share links to The Rooftop content via email, social media and online freely and for no fee.

To the extent permitted at law, we do not accept any responsibility for any statement in The Rooftop’s content. Nothing on The Rooftop is provided for any specific purpose or at the request of any particular person. No content is approved or sent for approval by the organisations mentioned in content. Editorial content is written by our writers and represent their own personal views or those of the person quoted. The views expressed are not those of The Rooftop, our sponsors / patrons / advertisers / donors or any organisation mentioned in content or connected to The Rooftop.

We will not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your doing, or not doing, anything as a result of viewing, reading or listening to The Rooftop content or any part of it.

You can access other sites via links and adverts carried on The Rooftop. These sites are not under our control and we are not responsible in any way for any of their contents. All advertising content is the responsibility of the advertiser.

We give no warranties of any kind concerning The Rooftop or our content. In particular, we do not warrant that The Rooftop or any of its contents are virus free. We accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.

We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay for down-time.

Please refer to our Ethical and Editorial Policy for more information.

Prior to 16 November 2020, The Rooftop was a trading name of Campaign Collective. Campaign Collective is a company registered in England and Wales number 07705306. VAT Registration Number 236 9300 09. 27 Dingley Place, London, EC1V 8BR , UK contact@campaigncollective.org. Campaign Collective is a member of Social Enterprise UK.