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This is a summary of our copyright position.

Material on this site is protected by copyright. The copyright owner is UK Archives. You may not make alterations or additions to the material on this site, or sell it or misappropriate it. Material may be downloaded or copied for personal use. However, appropriate acknowledgment of the copyright owner is required if material is re-published in any format.

Subject to the exception below, users of the MIER website may make free use of the information obtained directly from it subject to the following conditions:

1. When such information is distributed or reproduced, it must appear accurately and the MIER must be cited as the source: MIER (2008): Manchester Independent Economic Review Economic Baseline Study; UK Archives.

2. Where the information is incorporated in documents that are sold (regardless of the medium), the natural or legal person publishing the information must inform buyers, both before they pay any subscription or fee and each time they access the information taken from the MIER website, that the information may be obtained free of charge through the MIER's website.

3. If the information is transformed by the user (e.g. by seasonal adjustment of statistical data, calculation of growth rates etc) this must be stated explicitly.

4. When linking to the MIER's website from business sites or for promotional purposes, the MIER's website must be the sole element of the browser's window (i.e. must not appear within another website's frame).

As an exception to the above, any reproduction, publication or reprint, in whole or in part, of documents that bear the name of their author(s), such as MIER Economic Baseline Reports, MIER Project reports, in the form of a different publication, whether printed or produced electronically is permitted only with the explicit prior written authorisation of the MIER Secretariat.

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Set out below are the rules that will apply to your use of our website. In using our website you are agreeing to comply with the rules set out below as well as our Data Protection policies. We may amend the rules at any time by posting the amended rules on our website. All amended rules will automatically apply once they are posted on our website.


All content included on this site, including text, graphics, logos, icons, images, software and source code, and the arrangement and compilation of such content and any databases are the property of UK Archives or its software suppliers and is protected by United Kingdom and international intellectual property laws, including copyright laws. The content and software on this site is to be used solely for providing information to users of this site.

You may print material from the website for your legitimate business purposes, but you may not charge a fee for any use and commercial use is expressly prohibited. Appropriate acknowledgment of the copyright owner is required if material is re-published in any format and no endorsement should be implied by its use.

In any circumstances, UK Archives shall not be liable for any damage or loss resulting from information accessible via this website not being accurate, complete or current.

Due to the nature of communications over the Internet and the inherent risks of the transfer of data over the Internet, UK Archives shall not be liable for any damage or loss whatsoever resulting from viruses or the corruption or loss of data or damage to software or hardware.

Whilst UK Archives will use all reasonable endeavours to minimise any amount of downtime on the website, due to the intrinsic nature of websites, UK Archives shall not be liable for damage or loss whatsoever resulting from you being unable to access the website.

In any event UK Archives shall not be liable for any death or personal injury arising out of use of the website unless it is due to the negligence of UK Archives or its employees.

Without prejudice to the above, UK Archives shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential losses or damages whatsoever, howsoever arising (including but not limited to loss of business, loss of opportunity, loss of sale, loss of goodwill, loss of profits or increased costs).

The disclaimers set out above do not affect or prejudice any other UK Archives disclaimers or exclusions relating to this website (whether or not contained in these terms).


If you breach any of these rules, UK Archives may, in addition to any other remedies available to it, deny access to the website to the user.


The website may provide hyperlinks to other websites. UK Archives is not responsible for the availability of such other websites and does not endorse, and is not responsible or liable for any content, products or other materials available on such other websites.


This website is created and controlled by UK Archives on behalf of the MIER. Rules as to use or access to this site are subject to English Law and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the English Courts in relation to any matter or dispute arising out of or in connection with your use of this website.

Any waiver or amendment of any of these rules will be effective only if signed by UK Archives and the failure of UK Archives on to exercise or enforce any rule shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. UK Archives reserves the right to make changes to this website and these rules at any time.

The material presented within the Manchester Independent Economic Review (MIER), is to the best of our knowledge, current and accurate at the time of printing. UK Archives does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of this information, and is not liable for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies.

Use of this material by third parties is therefore at their own risk. This document contains general information only and is not intended to be comprehensive nor to provide professional advice. It is not a substitute for such professional advice and should not be acted on or relied upon or used as a basis for any decision or action that may affect you or your business. UK Archives accepts no duty of care or liability for any loss occasioned to any person acting or refraining from acting as a result of any material in this publication.


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