Copyright Information


This site and its contents are the intellectual property of The Harrogate Dramatic Society (HDS) with the following exceptions:

The copyright of all images / photographs remains with their respective artist / photographer, whether commercial or private. Any photographs commissioned by, or given to HDS are understood to have been taken for publicity purposes, and the photographer is understood to have granted HDS the rights to use them for this purpose at any time - including use on this website. Therefore the downloading and storage of images on this website should be limited to temporary storage for personal viewing. Subsequent publication and distribution in any form is likely to breach the copyright of many of the images, particularly the commercially produced ones. Where known, photographers are credited.

Newspaper Articles
The copyright of all excerpts from newspaper articles remains with the publishers. They are reproduced in this website without explicit permission, but on the understanding that the articles were written and published for publicity purposes and as such, may be used by the HDS on this website. Where known, the author and publication are credited.

Play Script Quotations
The copyright of any script quotations used on this site remains with the publishers of that work. Quotations are minimal, and no longer than 4 or 5 lines. They are always used within the context of the play and usually subhead an appropriate image.

This document is not intended to be "legally watertight", but is intended to convey our intention not to breach copyright in any form and to stay within, and encourage visitors to the site to stay within, the "common sense" boundaries of use of media relating to the HDS.

If you feel that an unacceptable breach of copyright has occurred, please contact the webmaster immediately.