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Terms and conditions of purchasing from Saunders and Pughe Limited ("Saunders & Pughe")

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By using this web site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions described below.

These terms and conditions govern your use of, and any purchase from, the Saunders & Pughe web site, and constitute a contract between you and Saunders & Pughe. Saunders & Pughe reserves the right to change or modify any of these terms and conditions at any time, and in its sole discretion. Any changes or modification will be effective immediately upon posting of the revisions on this site. Therefore, you should check before making a purchase.

Product availability and pricing

Our aim is to send you your order quickly and efficiently. Most pieces are available for despatch within 2 to 5 working days. However, please remember thatsome of the pieces will have to be individually made, just for you, and therefore delivery may take between 4 to 6 weeks. If you require something that bit sooner, or to meet a special deadline, then please email us at saundersandpughe@btconnect.com to discuss your particular requirements.

Prices are quoted in Sterling and include Value Added Tax (VAT). In the unlikely event that a piece of jewellery is incorrectly priced we reserve the right to correct any and all errors when they do occur but we cannot honour inaccurate or erroneous prices. If a product's listed price is lower than its actual price, we will, at our discretion, either contact you for instructions before shipping the product or not accept the order and we shall notify you of such a situation.

Because of the nature of Gold and Silver we reserve the right to change our prices without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at  saundersandpughe@btconnect.com  or call 01434633302 from the United Kingdom (+441434633302 from Overseas)

Price Reductions & Promotions

At Saunders & Pughe, we always offer the best value, so it is our policy not to have price reductions or sales promotions.

UK & International Shipments

Purchases made through our website may be shipped to addresses in the United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden.

We are unfortunately not able to ship to other countries.

Value Added Tax

All prices on this website include VAT. The VAT amount is that attributable in the UK when the contract is made.

The UK VAT Retail Export Scheme which allows the VAT amount to be reimbursed to customers when they purchase goods in the EU and then export them outside the EU. However, orders from Saunders & Pughe are ineligible for the VAT Retail Export Scheme because Saunders & Pughe is an internet-based mail-order company and is ineligible to participate.

Payment Methods

For your convenience, we offer the following payment methods:

  • Credit cards: using your Visa, MasterCard, credit card through the medium of PayPal, which is a secure and safe way of making payments, and uses a secure server medium.
  • Bank wire: Arrange payment through your bank

Insurance

We fully insure each order. That means that your order shipment is always risk-free. For added security, a signature may be required upon delivery of your orders. Please make arrangements for someone to be available at the shipping destination to sign for receipt.

Alternate Shipping Addresses

If you prefer, we can ship your order to an address other than your billing address. As a security precaution, you may find that your alternate shipping address be on file with your credit card company. This step helps protect you from fraudulent charges to your credit card.

Returns Policy

At Saunders & Pughe, we make every attempt to ensure that our online catalogue is as accurate and complete as possible. In order to give you the opportunity to view our products in great detail, some products may appear larger or smaller than their actual size in our photographs; and since every computer monitor is set differently, colour and size may vary slightly.

So, if for any reason, you are not satisfied with the jewellery that you have purchased, you may return the unused goods to us in perfect condition in the original packaging, within 14 days of purchase. The return of any goods will be your responsibility and at your risk, and we advise you take out your own insurance. We will be happy to offer you an exchange or refund for jewellery returned. However, for reasons of hygiene, earrings are non-returnable.


Policy on Conflict Diamonds

At Saunders & Pughe, we only purchase diamonds through the largest and most respected suppliers who, like us, proudly adhere to and enforce the standards established by the Kimberley Process, an international system that polices the trade of diamonds to ensure they are from sources free of conflict.

Privacy Policy

We undertake not to forward your personal details to another person or body, in accordance with English Law.

Legal Notices

Under no circumstances shall Saunders & Pughe be liable for any lost income, profits or wasted expenditure or indirect or consequential loss of any kind, regardless of the form of action, whether in contract, or tort (including negligence).

Applicable Law

These terms and conditions and your use of this site will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.

Third Party Content

Saunders & Pughe may provide links to web pages and content of third parties ("Third Party Content") as a service to those interested in this information. Saunders & Pughe does not monitor or have any control over any Third Party Content or third party web sites. Saunders & Pughe does not endorse any Third Party Content and can make no guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness.

Saunders & Pughe does not represent or warrant the accuracy of any information contained therein, and undertakes no responsibility to update or review any Third Party Content. Users use these links and Third Party Content contained therein at their own risk.

Terms and conditions updated on January 16, 2010

Saunders and Pughe Limited

Registered in England and Wales, No 05430079

Registered Office Address: Chad House, 17 Farway Gardens, Codsall, Staffordshire, WV8 2QA


32 Hill Street, Corbridge, Northumberland, England, NE45 5AA
Tel: 01434 633302 Email: info@saundersandpughe.com