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Website terms and conditions of use

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern the Howard League for Penal Reform’s relationship with you in relation to this website. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

This policy governs all pages hosted at and and any additional terms and conditions applicable to its microsites, blogs and any subdomains of

About us

We are the Howard League for Penal Reform, a registered charity No. 2511926 and company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales No.898514 with offices at 1 Ardleigh Road, London N1 4HS.

Access to our site

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice. We will not be liable if, for any reason, our site is unavailable at any time or for any period. 

Links to third party sites

The Howard League for Penal Reform is not liable for pages hosted by other organisations to which we may link and whose policies may differ. We take no responsibility for the content contained on any such website. Any link to other websites does not imply an endorsement or recommendation of the website, its products or services.

Links to our site

You may link to our site, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation.  You may not establish links in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part.

Intellectual property rights

This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

Viruses, hacking and other offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses or other material that is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offence under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities.

Blog comments moderation

We want to encourage an open debate on this site, however as a charity we have to abide by certain legal guidelines and all the comments are moderated.  Any comments deemed offensive, abusive or intimidating will not be posted.

Event booking

All bookings for HL events are covered in our Event Booking Terms and Conditions.


Our privacy policy setting out the data processing practices carried out through the use of the Internet and any other electronic communications by the Howard League for Penal Reform is set out in our Online Privacy Policy.

We process information about you in accordance with our privacy policy. By using our site, you consent to such processing and you warrant that all data provided by you is accurate.


All content of the Howard League for Pena Reform website are protected by copyright. The Howard League for Penal Reform requires appropriate acknowledgement of the copyright owner if its material is republished in any form.

You may not make alterations or additions to the material on this site or use it for commercial purposes.


We reserve the right to change the terms and conditions of use at any time.  Please check these terms and conditions regularly, as continued use of the Howard League for Penal Reform website after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.

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