Last updated 11th March, 2023

Use of text, images and other content on Bedfordshire Odonata (, a privately owned website, is subject to the following terms and conditions:

Content is protected by intellectual property laws

Unless stated otherwise, all content featured on this website, including but not limited to: text, image files, audio, and video clips, are the property of and are copyright © Andrew Makeham, the ‘Website Owner’.

Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the content on this website may also be owned by individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, the Website Owner. The Website Owner expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on this website, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright law, and as described below.

Fair use is permitted

Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text and image files from this website for such uses may do so without the express permission of the Website Owner, provided that they comply with the following conditions:

  1. The content may only be used for personal, educational or non-commercial purposes;
  2. Users must cite the author and source of the content as they would material from any printed work;
  3. The citation must include all copyright information and other information associated with the content and the URL for the Bedfordshire Odonata website (;
  4. None of the content may be altered or modified;
  5. Users must comply with all other terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file, image, or text.


By downloading, printing, or otherwise using text and image files from this website, users agree and warrant that they will limit their use of such files to fair use and will comply with all other terms and conditions of this license, and will not violate the rights of the Website Owner or any other person or entity. The Website Owner does not warrant that use of the text, images and content displayed on the website will not infringe the rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with the Website Owner.

Commercial use is restricted

Unauthorised commercial publication or exploitation of text, images or content of this website is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior written permission from the Website Owner. Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of the Website Owner. A usage fee may be assessed depending on the type and nature of the proposed use.

Please contact me if you wish to use any of my copyrighted material.


Terms of use

Last updated 11th March, 2023

The information contained in this website is for information and entertainment purposes only. The information is provided by Bedfordshire Odonata and while the Website Owner endeavours to keep the information up to date and correct, the Website Owner makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.


In no event will the Website Owner be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

This website may feature links to other websites that are not operated by the Website Owner. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. The Website Owner has no control over and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services. The Website Owner strongly advises you to review the privacy policy of every site you visit.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, the Website Owner takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond its control.