Purchasing from this site

1 Goods offered for sale on this site are not guaranteed to be available until confirmed by us either by phone, e-mail or in writing.  Every effort is made to keep the site up to date but  there may be occasions when goods will have been sold but  are not indicated as such. 

2 Descriptions: The descriptions given are short descriptions of the article but if there are any more details you would like to know please contact us. 

3  Sales will be confirmed to you in writing, phone or e-mail. Cheques and Card Payments will have to be cleared prior to dispatch. Post, packing and/or delivery charges will be agreed with the purchaser at the time of sale.

Web Site Usage

Please read the terms and conditions of use,which together with our privacy policy govern G W Ford & Son Ltd's relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term "G W Ford & Son Ltd" or "us" or "we" refers to the owner of the web site whose registered office is Cannon House, Rutland Rd, Sheffield, S3 8DP. The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

1 The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

2 Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty  or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

3 Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

4 This website contains material which is owned or licensed to us. This material includes but is not limited to, the design, layout, look,appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

5 All trademarks reproduced in this website, which are not the property of , or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the website.

6 Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or  be a criminal offence.

7 From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website. We have no responsibility for the content of the linked websites.

8 You may nor create a link to this website from another website or document without G W Ford & Son Ltd's prior written consent.

9 Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England and Wales.


G W Ford & Son Ltd is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. As a company we are committed to GDPR and to keeping your data safe and secure. 

This Statement of Privacy applies to the gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site and governs data collection and usage. gwfordantiques.co.uk website data practices are described in this statement.Collection of your Personal Information: gwfordantiques.co.uk only collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number in order to complete transactions and in so far as is legally required. gwfordantiques.co.uk may collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Post Code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favourites. 

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by gwfordantiques.co.uk. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by gwfordantiques.co.uk for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site

Whilst at present there are no message boards on the gwfordantiques.co.uk website, please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through gwfordantiques.co.uk public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: gwfordantiques.co.uk does not read any of your private online communications. gwfordantiques.co.uk encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from gwfordantiques.co.uk so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. G W Ford & Son Ltd is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the gwfordantiques.co.uk family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information : gwfordantiques.co.uk  collects and uses your personal information to operate the gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site and deliver the services you have requested. gwfordantiques.co.uk also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from gwfordantiques.co.uk and its affiliates. gwfordantiques.co.uk may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered. gwfordantiques.co.uk does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. gwfordantiques.co.uk may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.

In addition, gwfordantiques.co.uk  may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. You may opt of any type or all types of communication with us at any time by contacting us via email at admin@gwfordantiques.co.uk or writing to the Data Controller at the address below. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to gwfordantiques.co.uk, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information. gwfordantiques.co.uk does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent. gwfordantiques.co.uk keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within gwfordantiques.co.uk, in order to determine what gwfordantiques.co.uk services are the most popular.

This data is used to deliver customised content and advertising within gwfordantiques.co.uk to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area. gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on gwfordantiques.co.uk or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of gwfordantiques.co.uk; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of gwfordantiques.co.uk, or the public.Use of Cookies. The gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site use "cookies" to help you personalise your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time.The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalise gwfordantiques.co.uk  pages, or register with gwfordantiques.co.uk site or services, a cookie helps gwfordantiques.co.uk to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same gwfordantiques.co.uk Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the igwfordantiques.co.uk features that you customised.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the gwfordantiques.co.uk services or Web sites you visit. Security of your Personal Information gwfordantiques.co.uk secures your personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. gwfordantiques.co.uk secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorised access, use or disclosure.When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol. 

Changes to this Statement: gwfordantiques.co.uk will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. gwfordantiques.co.uk encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how gwfordantiques.co.uk  is protecting your information.G W Ford & Son Ltd welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that gwfordantiques.co.uk  has not adhered to this Statement, please contact gwfordantiques.co.uk  at admin@gwfordantiques.co.uk. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

The Data Controller for G W Ford & Son Ltd is Ian Thomson., G W Ford & Son Ltd, Regd Office: Cannon House, Rutland Rd, Sheffield, S3 8DP. Please contact him with any queries regarding Data Protection.