Terms & Conditions


1. Friends 

Friends of the Cotswolds is a registered charity (Charity Number 1115119) and is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (Company Number 03650374). Its registered address is: Friends of the Cotswolds, Courtyard Cottage Bell Bank, Blockley, Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 9BB.

2. The Friends of the Cotswolds Refund Policy 

In the event that a donation is made to the Friends of the Cotswolds, a registered charity, via www.friendsofthecotswolds.org as a result of fraud or misuse or in the event of accidental duplicated transactions, the Friends of the Cotswolds will refund the donation amount electronically back to the same card that was used to make the original transaction, provided the request is made within 14 days of the transaction. Please contact us stating the details you gave when you made the donation and the date and time.

If you become aware that your card has been used fraudulently, please contact the card provider.

3. Payment 

You can make a donation to the Friends of the Cotswolds

• Online using your bank account, debit or credit card via PayPal

• In person in one of our donation boxes, with cash or cheque

• By post with a bank or CAF cheque payable to “Friends of the Cotswolds” sent to Ann Miller, 2 Coppenhails, Notgrove, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 3BS

4. Your Privacy 

The Friends of the Cotswolds has a firm commitment to data privacy, particularly as it relates to visitors to friendsofthecotswolds.org. To learn more, read our privacy policy

5. Gift Aid 

Using Gift Aid means that for every £1 you give we can currently claim an extra 25p from HM Revenues & Customs, helping your donation to go further. In signing up to Gift Aid, you are confirming that:

• You are a UK tax payer and understand that if you pay less Income Tax and or Capital Gains Tax, than the amount of Gift Aid claimed on all your donations in that tax year (6 April – 5 April), it is your responsibility to pay any difference. The Friends of the Cotswolds will claim 25p of tax on every £1 you donate.

• You wish the Friends of the Cotswolds to claim tax on all donations for the dates that you have specified until you notify us otherwise.




Your Privacy 

The Friends of the Cotswolds has a firm commitment to data privacy, particularly as it relates to visitors to friendsofthecotswolds.org. To learn more, read our privacy policy.





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This website uses cookies. By using this website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to The Friends of the Cotswolds using cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

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The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.

There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.

Cookies on our website 

The Friends of the Cotswolds uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:

 Session Cookies to allow you to keep items in your basket when shopping online. This refers to both membership and donations. These cookies expire when the browser is closed.

Google cookies 

The Friends of the Cotswolds uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Refusing cookies 

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