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The FFG website is operated by Chippendale School. Chippendale School is a not-for-for-profit private school, limited by guarantee registered in Scotland no. SC 172 877


Our registered address is Myreside Grange, Gifford, Haddington, East Lothian, EH41 4JA. We can be contacted on (44) 01620 810 680 and  


These conditions of use for the use of this website are set out below, please review this information. Your continued use of the site confirms your acceptance of our conditions of use.

1. Copyright

The contents of these pages, including all web design, text, graphics and their arrangement and selection along with the source code and software are copyright of Fine Furniture School part of the Chippendale School and its agents, providers or affiliates. Content provided by others is covered in the section on user-generated assets and materials.


Reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited unless for personal use. None of the content of this website may be copied or otherwise incorporated into or stored in any other design, logo, website, electronic retrieval system, publication or other work in any form (whether hard copy, electronic or other).

2. User-generated assets and materials

Fine Furniture Guild part of the Chippendale School invites content contributions for various sections of the website, including but not limited to, the Makers’ Directory and News section. These contributions may include text, photographs, graphics, video or audio.

If you submit content to FFG:

  • You must allow us to use the material in your contribution in any way we may reasonably choose, on a free-of-charge basis, in any media throughout the world. This covers FFG and Chippendale School websites and social networking sites but may also include other offline and online activity.

  • You agree that FFG/Chippendale School may edit or delete the content you provide at any time at our sole discretion, although we have no obligation to review the information you provide.

  • FFG/Chippendale School reserve the right to remove any of your contributions if we believe that they do not comply with these Terms and Conditions.

  • Any copyright in your contribution will remain with you and this permission is not exclusive, so you can continue to use the material you contribute in any way including allowing others to use it.

  • Please credit all designer/makers work and photographers (image credits) where appropriate.

  • Any content you add to the website will be factually accurate and/or be your genuinely held belief or opinion that is based on facts.

  • Any content you add to the website will not be defamatory, obscene or offensive.

  • Any content you add to the website will not infringe the copyright, trademarks or any other intellectual property rights of another person.

  • You also confirm that you have the consent of anyone who is identifiable in your contribution or the consent of their parent/guardian if they are under 16.


* We understand that third parties may submit details of events and news to the FFG website on behalf of people and places who hold the copyright. In these cases, all parties involved must grant FFG/Chippendale School permission to use the contributions in accordance with our Terms and Conditions.

If you do not want to grant FFG/Chippendale School permission to use your contributions in accordance with our Terms and Conditions, please do not share with or submit them to the FFG website.

Users who submit material deemed as spam or content that does not fit our criteria will be deleted.


Comments made on pages and contributions to the shared space forums and boards must be respectful, civil and tasteful. You agree to use the comments and forums in a way that does not infringe the rights of or restrict or inhibit anyone else's use and enjoyment of the website.

The following are examples (but not an exhaustive list) of behaviour/action which is prohibited on any parts of the FFG website, including in comments or on the user forums:

  • anything abusive or threatening

  • material which is sexist, racist, homophobic, obscene or likely to harass or cause distress or be disruptive

  • swear words or other language likely to offend

  • spamming

  • multiple posting

  • advertising

  • impersonation

FFG/Chippendale School will reactively moderate comments including user-generated comments and uploads. If there are complaints, we will handle these and moderate accordingly.

4. Requests to remove content

You can ask for content to be removed from the FFG website at our discretion. Contact us to ask for content to be removed. Please send us the web address (URL) of the content and with a brief explanation of why you think it should be removed. We’ll reply to let you know whether it is suitable for us to remove the content.

You can still request information under the Freedom of Information Act and the Data Protection Act.

5. Linking to FFG website

We encourage you to link to any of our web pages, providing you do so responsibly. This means that:

  • If we ask you to remove or change a link to our websites, you do so as soon as possible.

  • The website you are linking from must not contain offensive, obscene or defamatory material, and must not infringe anyone’s copyright, trademarks or other similar rights.

  • If anyone clicks on the link you provide to our websites, it must open our website in a new page and not within a frame on your website.

  • You should include the words ‘Fine Furniture Guild’ in your link anchor text.

  • You must not remove any of our (or our licensors’) copyright or other proprietary notices from any material on our website.


6. Fine Furniture Guild logo

We appreciate that those with a Maker’s directory profile will want to promote their involvement with our organisation using the FFG logo (or any FFG family branding) and/or linking to our website. 

Makers and organisations may use the FFG logo (or FFG family branding) on their own website if they have successfully graduated from our Professional Course.

To request logos, email us  


We reserve the right to ask you to immediately remove such logo from your website.


7. Feedback and complaints

Thank you for visiting and using our website. We hope you find it useful and enjoyable. Please send any feedback or complaints to  and we will try to respond within 5 working days.


8. Makers Directory submissions 

We are a small team and will try to process all submissions to the Maker’s Directory within a reasonable time. 


Fine Furniture Guild part of Chippendale School |Dec 2020

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