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Primary Purposes | Editorial Policy | Email Addresses on this Domain

The website serves the Leeds North and East Circuit (16/02) of the Leeds District of the Methodist Church in Great Britain.
The circuit is recognised by the Charities Commission as a registered charity, number 1131455.

Please send corrections, reports of technical faults, minor additions, links to Methodist sites, photos, calendar information, news items and accompanying pictures to John Summerwill, the webmaster who designed the site: (tel: 0113 269 7895).

Primary Purposes

Editorial Policy

Contact Details

The website includes addresses of churches and church and circuit offices, including phone and fax numbers and email addresses.
Addresses will not be included for individuals unless they specifically request inclusion.
Ministers', deacons' and lay workers' names, phone numbers and email addresses will be included without their permission being requested.
The names, phone numbers and email addresses of others will be included subject to their approval.

To safeguard email addresses from spammers, the addresses are encrypted so that a spambot harvester cannot read them. They appear to be normal, but if you view the source code you will see that they are unreadable there.

If you do not wish to use your normal email address, you can have an email address on the leedsnandemethodist domain instead  (see below).
 

Photographs

The permission of those photographed should be obtained if they are named on the website. Normally this can be done by telling people at the time a picture is taken that it will be used on the website.

In the case of photographs of children, parental approval will be needed for their inclusion, and children will not be identified by name.
 

Accessibility

As far as possible, pages are designed to meet Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) standards, which are designed to take account of the needs of people with various sorts of visual impairments and those who depend on audio systems. The standards are highly exacting and there is some conflict of interest in that techniques that may benefit some users may disadvantage others, particularly people using older equipment and software. Some compromises are therefore necessary. The website will be suitable for the vast majority of users as it has:

Email Addresses on this Domain

People named in the Leeds North and East Circuit Directory may apply for an email address in the format your_unique_bit@leedsnandemethodist.org.uk which will then be used on the website.  There are two ways in which we can set up this address:

  1. as a forwarding address: Mail is diverted to your private email address, which is not revealed on the website. This does not require any change in your email system. It works only for incoming mail. You will need to use your private email address to reply to correspondents;
    OR
  2. as a normal two-way email address: You need to supply a password and will be given an ID. Mail can be accessed and dealt with through a website from anywhere in the world, or you can set up an account on your email browser to receive and send mail using the same mailbox as your private email address, or another, as you see fit. The installation will be your responsibility.

To apply, send an email to the webmaster John Summerwill with the following information:

If you do not have an existing email address, please ring the webmaster (0113 269 7895) to make your application.

Please note that the request will be dealt with personally by the webmaster, so the response may take a day or two.