Terms and Conditions Summer Isles Sense of Place

Sense of Place residential poetry course 


1.  You must be aged 18 or over.
2.   You must be responsible for additional payments, such as boat trips and alcoholic drink consumed. 
3.   The course tutors take no responsibility for the loss, damage or theft of any belongings, or for travel cancellations or delays or any mishap that occurs on your    travels to and from the island and during your stay on Tanera Mhor.  It is the responsibility of the course member to take out relevant insurance.
4.  The course tutors take no responsibility for any medical emergencies.        You must be aware there is no doctor on the island.
5.   The course tutors are responsible for the course organization and contents only.  We reserve the right to change the tutors due to unforseen but unavoidable  circumstances.
6.   Matters pertaining to your accomodation, or food (of whatever nature) must be taken up with the Tanera Mhor Management.  The tutors will not take responsibility for these matters.
7.   Behaviour: consideration for others is paramount, whether to members of the course or to other staff on the island. We ask that you are thoughtful and respectful to other students and be aware that, although there are communal lounges, some  may wish to have quiet writing time or to go to bed early. The radio and CD cassettes should only be played if agreeable to all members in your cottage. Please  show them due consideration.  No smoking is allowed in the cottages or other indoor spaces.
     If any   course member behaves in a way that the course tutors deem unacceptable, abusive or discriminatory, we reserve the right to exclude that person, without  course  refund.  The Tanera Mhor management will, of course, also reserve the right to exclude you for any reason they deem is unacceptable behaviour and    may ask  you to leave without refund.
8.  COURSE BOOKING.  To book your course place, you should email Stephanie who will hold your place for max 7 days. If your deposit cheque made out to Stephanie Green has not arrived by then, we reserve the right to offer your place to someone else.  The balance of the course fee should arrive no later than 15th March, 2010 .  You will be sent no reminder.   If your cheque fails to arrive by then, we will reserve the right to offer your place to someone else. Unpaid or late balances may be treated as a cancellation.
9.  CANCELLATION .  If the course tutors cancel the course, we will refund your fee in total.  

If you cancel your course place , the deposit is non-returnable, unless we can fill your place, but there will be a £50 administration fee.  After end March,, we reserve the right to retain the full fee.