Welcome to F.W. Tyson online terms and conditions

Please read carefully as these terms & conditions apply whenever an order for products is placed by you or when you submit an order for re-soleing, repairs or other services provided through us, by our suppliers.

If you do not agree to be bound by these terms, then please do not place an order. You will be asked to agree these terms each time before placing an order.

Nothing in these terms and conditions affects your statutory rights.

Who we are

We are F.W. Tyson, the company & trading name of F.W. Tyson, Market Place, Ambleside. Cumbria. LA22 9BU which owns &  operates the website www.fwtyson.co.uk

VAT REG NO: 153 56 92

Contacting Us

If you would like to contact us or wish to make a complaint, please call our shop directly on 015394 33329 within opening hours or email fwtyson@btinternet.com  Alternatively, if you prefer to write by post, then please send your letter to F.W. Tyson, Market Place, Ambleside. Cumbria. LA22 9BU.  All notices and written communication should also be sent to this address.

Use of the Website

We aim to ensure the information we place on the website is not misleading. However, we make no warranty or representation, whether express or implied, in relation to the accuracy of such information or any transaction on the website including (but not limited to) implied warranties of non-infringement, compatibility, security, accuracy, conditions of completeness, or any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage or trade.

We make no warranty:-

We will not be responsible or liable to you for any loss of content or material uploaded or transmitted through the website.

We reserve the right to change, withdraw or deny access to the website at any time and to remove any posting or information uploaded onto the website.

Compliance with Laws

By using this website, you agree to do so only for lawful reasons. You agree not to impersonate anyone and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations regarding transactions entered into on the website.



The steps required by you to enter into a contract with us are that you place your order for the products by clicking on the pay now button at the end of the checkout process once your product information; payment details and personal information have been submitted. You will be guided through the ordering process by our website and its instructions. Please take time to ensure that your order details are correct.

Once you have submitted an order, we will send you an acknowledgement email detailing the products you have ordered. This email acts simply as an acknowledgement that your order has been submitted and will be processed by us, not that the order is confirmed or accepted.

Please note all orders are subject to stock availability. We will inform you by email as soon as possible if the product you have ordered is not in stock.  If you have already paid for the product and it is not in stock, we will refund you the amount you have paid.

Your order will be accepted and confirmed by us when the products have been despatched. A further email will be sent to you when your ordered products have been despatched. The contract between you and us will only be formed once you have received an email confirming despatch of the order.

Non-acceptance of an order may arise from a number of reasons including (but not limited to):-

Please note we will not file a copy of the contract between us.

Pricing and Payment

The prices of the products will be as quoted on our site from time to time. We take all reasonable care to ensure that the prices of products are correct at the time when the information was entered onto the system.

We will normally check prices as part of our despatch procedures. If the products are incorrectly priced, then where the product’s correct price is less than the price stated on our site, we will refund the difference of the lower amount. However, please note that if the pricing error is obvious and unmistakable and could reasonably have been recognised by you as mis-pricing, we do not have to provide the products to you at the incorrect (lower) price.

Where the product’s correct price is higher than the price stated on our site, we will contact you in writing as soon as possible to inform you of this error. We will give you the option of continuing to purchase the product at the correct price or cancelling the order. We will not process any payment transactions until we have your instructions. If we are unable to contact you within seven (7) calendar days using the personal information you provided to us, we will treat the order as cancelled and notify you in writing confirming the refund.

The price of the product does not include delivery charges. Our delivery charges are as quoted on our site & confirmed at check-out.

You can only pay for your products by using a debit card or credit card (excluding AMEX). We accept cheques as well as card payments made by phone. Payment preference selection is made by a ‘tick box’ in the check-out. The cards we accept are shown at the time of ordering & displayed on the ‘home’ web page.

Payment for the products and all delivery charges are taken in advance. However, we will not charge your debit or credit card until immediately before we despatch the order as being the next working day (Monday to Friday, excluding UK Bank Holidays)

Changing or Cancelling an Order

We are sorry that we cannot make changes or cancel an order once you have placed it. If you are not happy with the item, please return it using the Returns Process.

Returns Process

If you need to return an item to F.W. Tyson please do so within twenty-eight (28) days following delivery of your goods. The return conditions detailed below must be met for a full refund. All returns should be paid for, retaining a Proof of Postage & tracking number. The original delivery charge will only be refunded if the goods are deemed substandard or faulty, or at our discretion should there be other circumstances to be considered. 

Return Conditions

Whilst you are deciding whether to keep your purchases, you do have a legal duty to take reasonable care of the items.

All products must be returned in a re-saleable condition to F.W. Tyson, Market Street, Ambleside. Cumbria. LA22 9BU.  This means the product and its packaging; labels and tags are undamaged and unused. We will not accept worn, damaged, altered or used goods. We reserve the right to reduce the amount of monies refunded (up to the value of the contract price) where the value of the goods are diminished from your handling of the goods which goes beyond what is necessary to establish the nature, characteristics and functioning of the goods. We shall evaluate the condition of the product by considering if your handling goes beyond that which might reasonably be allowed in a shop and the general wear of the product.

For ‘Special Orders’  those being products ‘NOT’ a stock item or being a style outside our selected range; whereby you have stipulated size, colour etc. In such a case we reserve the right to refusal of a return other than should the item be deemed faulty.

If we have to contact you or give you notice in writing, we will do so by email or by post to the address you provide to us when ordering the products.

Your Rights under the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013

Your statutory rights are not affected. Please see our ‘Returns and Exchanges’ page for how to exercise those rights.


Any refund made will be made by cheque, payable to the name & address as presented on the processed order. Refunds will usually be processed within five (5) working days of products being received back.

If the product is faulty or not as described, your legal rights are not affected by the above returns policy. Please say if you consider the products are faulty or not as described. See below for faulty products.

Refunds and exchanges will be processed upon receipt of goods that are in re-saleable condition and accompanied by a returns note. Return postage costs are the responsibility of the customer, we regret that we cannot be held responsible for returned goods lost in transit.


We do accept exchange requests for unworn goods or faulty goods, when stock levels permit. Where an item is not available for exchange a refund will be offered to the original value of the goods. Exchanges of alternative products & value will be applicable to a subsequent charge/refund of the difference in value.


We will aim to deliver your order by the estimated delivery date set out on the website, unless there is an Event Outside Our Control (please see below). If we’re unable to meet the estimated delivery date, then we will inform you of a revised estimated delivery date. You will have the right to cancel your order and to be refunded if you are not happy with the revised estimated delivery date.

Orders under 2kg will be posted out via Royal Mail signed for delivery service, and we can issue a tracking number for you to track the progress of the order, this is available upon request and do not currently send out an automated one, please ask if required.

. Please note we do not guarantee next day delivery, and Royal Mail signed for service can take up to 2 weeks, however it is usually within a few days.

Delivery will be completed when we attempt to deliver the products to you or a person identified by you to the address you gave to us or other address or location which is agreed between you and our courier.

The products will be your responsibility from the completion of delivery being attempted.

You will own the products when we have received payment in full for the products, including any delivery charges.

Collection In-Shop

We accept orders by telephone or in person for in-store collection. Payment can be made prior to, or on the day of collection. In all cases, we notify the customer (by telephone) once the goods are in our possession & available for collection.

Delivery within UK & EU Customs Union

We deliver to all the United Kingdom including Highlands, Islands & Northern Ireland Forces Post Office (BFPO) & EU Customs Union countries at the postal charge rate shown on our website

We are currently unable to offer PO Box delivery or delivery to hotel .

Delivery outside UK & EU Customs Union

You may place an order if you live outside the EU Customs Union which will be applicable to an alternative charge. We will in all cases advise the customer by telephone or email, to seek approval & additional payment prior to despatching the goods. We DO NOT take responsibility for any additional levies, custom charges or restrictions placed by the destination country. These are entirely the reserve of the customer.

We do reserve the right to refuse an order if we deem systematic problems which may affect the delivery.

Please note deliveries outside the UK, May take upto 3-4 weeks via Royal Mail Signed for service, once the parcel has left the UK, You will be issued a tracking number to receive updates.

Faulty Products – Your Rights under The Consumer Rights Act 2015

Your statutory rights are not affected.

We aim to ensure our products are of the highest quality & standard. However, if you consider a product is faulty or not as described, please inform us immediately on receipt of the goods. Where the product is faulty or not as described, you have the statutory right within thirty (30) days of delivery to reject the product and receive a refund or you can elect for the product to be repaired or replaced.

Events Outside Our Control

We will not be responsible for any failure to perform the contract or delay in its performance which result from any act or event beyond our reasonable control such as (but not limited to) natural disasters, floods, earthquakes, epidemic, IT failures or attacks, strikes, late deliveries by couriers or other delivery organisations, civil commotion, terrorist attacks or threats of such terrorist attacks, impossibility or delays resulting from using railways, shipping, aircraft, motor transport or other means of transport (‘Event Outside Our Control’).

If an Event Outside Our Control takes place and affects the performance of our obligations under the contract between you and us, then we will contact you as soon as we are able, our obligations will be suspended and the time for performance of our obligations will be extended for the duration of such event. Where the event delays your delivery, we will arrange a new delivery date with you when the delaying event has passed.

Our Rights to Make Changes

We may need to make certain changes from time to time. These might be changes in how we take payments from you or changes arising from legal or regulatory requirements. Each time you place an order, the contract will be formed on the terms and conditions currently in place on the website at the time of order. We reserve the right to make changes to these terms and conditions from time to time. It is your responsibility to read the applicable terms and conditions each time you wish to place an order.

We may also need to make product changes to the products from time to time. You will be informed of any product changes at the time you place the order.

Product Descriptions

The images of our products are for illustrative purposes only. We make every effort to ensure the images and colours are accurate but we cannot guarantee the images and colours on your computer are exactly the same as the product. The products may vary slightly from those images. We comply with our statutory obligation to ensure that the goods we supply conform to the contract we enter into with you.

Intellectual Property

You acknowledge and agree that all the intellectual property on the website including (but not limited to) logos, trademarks, images of products is owned by us or our suppliers licensees. You agree not to (and ensure no other person shall) copy, reproduce, edit, transmit, publish, display, create derivative works or use in any manner such intellectual property.


We exclude all representations, warranties, conditions and terms (whether express or implied by statute, common law or otherwise) to the fullest extent permitted by law. We accept no liability for any losses or damages which are not reasonably foreseeable arising out of or in connection with these terms or your use of the website.

Except to the extent required by applicable law, we shall not be liable to any person for any loss or damage which may arise from the use of or reliance on any content or information displayed in or on this website.

Nothing in these terms shall exclude or limit our liability for personal injury or death caused by our negligence. In addition, these terms shall not limit or exclude any other liability that we are not permitted to limit or exclude under applicable law.

We only supply products for domestic and private use. You agree not to use the product for commercial, business or re-sale purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, loss of revenue, business interruption or loss of business opportunity.


The price of a product includes VAT (where applicable) at the current rate chargeable in the United Kingdom. However, if the rate of VAT changes between the date of your order and the date of delivery, we may adjust the VAT you pay, unless you have already paid for the products in full before the change in VAT takes effect.


Each of the paragraphs of these terms operate separately. If any court or relevant authority decides that any of them are unlawful or unenforceable, the remaining paragraphs will remain in full force and effect.

Third Party Rights

The contract is between you and us. No other person shall have any rights to enforce any of its terms and the contract cannot be assigned or sub-contracted to anyone else.


No waiver by us shall be construed as a waiver of any other breach.

Entire Agreement

These terms govern our relationship with you. Any changes to these terms must be in writing and signed by both parties as we can then avoid any problems arising about what we and you are expected to do. You confirm that, in agreeing to accept these terms, you have not relied on any statement save those which are a term of this contract and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any such statement. Nothing in this clause shall limit or exclude our liability in respect of any fraudulent or negligent misrepresentation.

Data Protection and Privacy

We will use your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy and always in accordance with the law.

You may be contacted by email in relation to future offers and for marketing purposes. You will have an opportunity to unsubscribe from these emails.


Please note these terms are governed by English law. You and we both agree that the courts of England and Wales will have non-exclusive jurisdiction.