1. Interpretation

1.1 Definitions:

Ashwood Gifts: Ashwood Gifts Limited (registered in England and Wales with company number 09275336).

Bargain Packs:  means products 4468 25p Bargain Pack, 5176 50p Bargain Pack, 4175 £1 Bargain Pack and each Bargain Pack contains a random assortment of toy and gift items which have a normal trade value that is higher than the Bargain Pack price.

Business Day: a day (other than a Saturday, Sunday or public holiday) when banks in London are open for business.

Conditions: the terms and conditions set out in this document as amended from time to time in accordance with clause 12.3.

Contract: the contract between Ashwood Gifts and the Customer for the sale and purchase of the Goods in accordance with these Conditions.

Customer: the person or firm who purchases the Goods from Ashwood Gifts.

Credit Account Application Form: an application form completed and submitted to Ashwood Gifts by which a Customer applies for a credit account with Ashwood Gifts.

Force Majeure Event: an event or circumstance beyond a party’s reasonable control. 

Goods: the goods (or any part of them) set out in the Order including Grotto Items and Seasonal Items.

Grotto Items: Goods which are intended for use by the Customer in a Christmas grotto. 

Order: the Customer's order for the Goods.

Seasonal Items: Goods which are themed for any Seasonal Period other than Grotto Items.  

Seasonal Period: means Christmas, Easter, Halloween and such other period that Ashwood Gifts may decide from time to time.

Specification: any specification for the Goods that is agreed by the Customer and Ashwood Gifts.


1.2 Interpretation:

(a) A reference to a statute or statutory provision is a reference to such statute or provision as amended or re-enacted. A reference to a statute or statutory provision includes any subordinate legislation made under that statute or statutory provision, as amended or re-enacted.

(b) Any phrase introduced by the terms including, include, in particular or any similar expression shall be construed as illustrative and shall not limit the sense of the words preceding those terms.

(c) A reference to writing or written includes faxes and emails.