Terms & Conditions

Agreement To Terms And Conditions

The website www.helpmetocook.co.uk (“the website”) is owned and operated by Help Me To Cook. References to “we”, “us”, or “our” are references to Help Me To Cook.

Your use of this website and purchase of any products from this website is at all times subject to these Terms and Conditions. By accessing our website you agree to our Terms and Conditions set out below. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you must exit our website immediately.

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Changes to Terms and Conditions

We reserve the right, from time to time, with or without notice to you, to change these Terms and Conditions at our sole discretion. The Terms and Conditions applicable to your access to and use of this website will be the version that is current and displayed on the website as at each date you access the website. Your use of the website after changes are made means that you agree to be bound by such changes. These terms were last updated on 12th November 2017.


Other applicable terms

In addition to these Terms and Conditions our Privacy Policy also applies to your use of the website and is, where relevant, incorporated by reference into these Terms and Conditions.


Website Use

You agree not to upload, post, email or otherwise send or transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, harm, damage, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or equipment linked directly or indirectly with this website. You also agree not to interfere with the servers or networks underlying or connected to this website or our services or to violate any of the procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to this website.

All content and programming of the website is our property. Except as may be permitted by law, notwithstanding contractual prohibition, you may not reproduce, modify, copy, de-compile or reverse engineer any of the materials, software or content on the website without our written permission. Use of the website is restricted to personal, non-commercial use only.

You agree not to impersonate any other person while using this website, conduct yourself in an offensive manner while using our website, or use the website for any illegal, immoral or harmful purpose.

You may not use the website for unlawful purposes or in any way that may damage our name or reputation or that of our affiliates.

It is your responsibility to ensure your computer system meets all the necessary technical specifications to enable you to access and use the website and is compatible with the website.

We may, from time to time, restrict access to certain features, parts or content of the website, or the entire website, to users who have registered with us.

You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, for all activity that takes place on your account, and for restricting access to your computer. We will not be held liable for any loss or damage that may result from your failure to do so.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. We endeavour to keep the information contained on the website (other than User Material (as defined in clause 6.2 below)) up-to-date and correct, although there may be times when this is not the case. If you notice any issue with the information on the website, please contact us at info@helpmetocook.co.uk.


Use of Boxes

The use of the boxes are at your own risk and when children or teenagers are participating, their risk is for you to determine.  Help Me To Cook does not hold any responsibility for injury arising from the use of any kit available on this website, or otherwise purchased elsewhere.



All intellectual property rights in or relating to the website (including our text, graphics, software, photographs and other images, videos, sound, trade marks and logos) are owned by us. Except where you are given a non-exclusive licence to use the intellectual property rights that you need to enable you to use the website in accordance with these Terms and Conditions, you are not given any rights in respect of the intellectual property rights owned by us or our licensors and you acknowledge and agree that you do not acquire any ownership of, or other rights in relation to, any such intellectual property rights by virtue of using the website.


External Links

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites that we do not control. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or operation of such linked website(s), or for anything provided (or not provided) by the third parties controlling such linked websites.

If you create a link to the website and we want you to remove it, we reserve the right to ask you to do so.


Availability of Website

Although we aim to offer you the best service possible, we make no promise that our website services will be available all of the time, meet your requirements or be fault free. If a fault occurs in the service, please report it to us (see below for contact details) and we will correct the fault as soon as we reasonably can.

Your access to the website may be occasionally restricted to allow for repairs, maintenance or the introduction of new facilities or services. We will restore the service as soon as we reasonably can. In the event that our website is unavailable, our usual order and cancellation deadlines apply; please notify us of changes to your order via email at info@helpmetocook.co.uk.


Delivery and Return of Boxes

Boxes can only be delivered to addresses within the United Kingdom (including Northern Ireland).

You will not hold us responsible for any delays, outside our control, which relate to the delivery of boxes.

It is your responsibility to report all lost or undelivered boxes within 5 days by email to: info@dragonschool.org

If you are dissatisfied with any product you receive from us, please contact us on info@helpmetocook.co.uk in the condition in which you received the product.

Nothing in this section affects your legal rights.


Limitations on Liability

Nothing in this clause or otherwise in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or in any way limit our liability for:

  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  • death or personal injury caused by our negligence;
  • breach of any obligations implied by section 12 of the Sale of Goods Act 1979 or section 2 of the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982;
  • under Part I of the Consumer Protection Act 1987; or
  • any other liability to the extent the same may not be excluded or limited as a matter of law.

None of these terms restrict any of your statutory rights. For further information about your statutory rights, contact your local authority Trading Standards


Applicable Law

Your use of this website is governed by these Terms and Conditions and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Disputes arising from your use of this website and the services we provide are subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.


Force Majeure

We will not be liable to you for any lack of performance, or the unavailability or failure, of this website or our services, or for any failure by us to comply with these Terms and Conditions, where such lack, unavailability or failure arises from any cause reasonably beyond our control.


Course/Class Specific Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions
By booking on any of our courses you agree to abide by our terms and conditions. We reserve the right to make minor amendments to the Cookery Courses content without notice.  Any price increases will be notified before confirmation of booking is sent.

What’s Included:
All food and take-home containers together with the loan of equipment and chef’s jackets/aprons for the duration of the cookery session.

Health & Safety:
We ask that you dress appropriately for all courses and long hair must be tied back in the kitchen. All participants should wear shoes with flat, non-slip soles and covered toes. We accept no liability for personal injury or any loss of or damage to personal property.

Special Dietary Requirements, Food Allergies & Illness:
We ask that you please inform us in advance of any allergies, disabilities, diabetes, epilepsy etc. We are unable to tailor our course content for special dietary requirements unless you are booking a minimum of 10 places on the course or prior agreement has been reached.

Payment is by cheque, cash or via PAYPAL.  Cheques are to be made payable to Help Me To Cook.  We cannot confirm your place on a course until we receive full payment.

If for any reason you need to cancel your booking we are quite happy to find you a place on the nearest available course. Cancellations within 7 days of the course date will result in forfeiture of the total course cost.  If you wish to substitute a place with another student, we are happy to oblige, but the usual booking form will have to be completed 48 hours prior to the session commencing.

Cancellations by Help Me To Cook:
In the event of cancellation by ourselves an immediate full refund of the event will be given.

Ownership of rights
All rights, including copyright, in this website are owned by or licensed to Help Me To Cook. Any use of this website or its contents, logos, including copying or storing it or them in whole or part, other than for your own personal, non-commercial use, is prohibited without our permission. You may not modify, distribute or re-post anything on this website for any purpose. Selling, sharing or distributing any material whether written or verbal about Help Me To Cook with any other parties is strictly forbidden, material is made available for your sole personal use, sharing of any password protected member information is also prohibited. Illegal sharing of any information to non-paying parties will result in prosecution.

Help Me To Cook is an independent company in which the Dragon School Trust Ltd has no interest.  Help Me To Cook does not act as the agent of the Dragon School Trust Ltd and the Dragon School Trust Limited accepts no liability in respect of contractual obligations undertaken by Help Me To Cook or in respect of acts or omissions of Help Me To Cook or its employees or agents.