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This site is designed and maintained by myself Nigel Downs ( email ) on behalf of Burton Corps.
Other content providers include,
Major Jane Morris, Vic Wileman, Major Pilsel, Major Shipp, Keith Adnams, Sue Grundy, Martyn Page, Barbara Savage & June Sharratt.

The source material for the corps history was researched by Barbara Savage, a lot of which comes from the 'Burton Mail' archive.

Change Log

26th May

 update Prayer, Diary and Home pages

1st May

 update Prayer page

3rd April

 update Prayer, Diary and Home pages

11th March

 update  Diary and Home pages

3rd March

 update  Prayer and Diary pages

26th February

 new Installed a new interactive and updated Gallery Page

25th February

 corrected site navigation errors that occurred during the last update

22nd February

 update  News pages and altered the site page order

18th February

 update  News pages

27th January

 update  Prayer and Diary pages

13th January

 Changed Privacy & Cookie Policy and added new T&C's,
        ready for the new gallery pages that are due to be added.

6th January 2013

 update Prayer and Diary pages

Privacy & Cookie Policy

What information do we collect ?
We collect information from you when you register on our site or fill out a form

What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways
>  To personalize your experience
>  To improve our website
>  To administer user accounts (for the galley login)

Do we use cookies?
This website uses cookies to better the users experience while visiting the website and does NOT gather personal information.
Cookies are small files saved to the users computers hard drive that track, save and store information about the users interactions and usage of the website.
This allows the website, through it's server to provide the users with a tailored experience within this website.

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and it's external serving vendors.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We respect your privacy and do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. Third party links Occasionally, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these links.

Your Consent
By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy

Changes to our Privacy Policy
If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.
This policy was last modified on 13/01/2013

Terms and Conditions of the Gallery & Guestbook

While the administrators of this website will attempt to remove or edit any generally objectionable material as quickly as possible, it is impossible to review every post. Therefore you acknowledge that all posts made to this site express the views and opinions of the author and not the administrators or webmaster (except for posts by these people) and hence will not be held liable.

You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws. You agree that the webmaster, administrator and moderators have the right to remove or edit any content at any time should they see fit. As a user you agree to any information you have entered above being stored in a database.
While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent the webmaster and administrator cannot be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.

This site uses cookies to store information on your local computer. These cookies serve only to improve your viewing pleasure. The email address is used only for confirming your registration details and password.

Website History

April 1997 :-
First website was Created and hosted on Demon Internet.
Oct 1998 :-
1st Major redesign of the whole website - (now with a themed graphic layout throughout the whole site, instead of a mishmash of different graphic designs on each page.)
April 1999 :-
Guestbook from Guestworld added
January 2000 :-
Website moved from Demon Internet to Freeserve ISP.
February 2001 :-
The Domain name www.burton-citadel.org.uk was registered with netnames
April 2004 :-
2nd Major redesign of the whole website - (now with frames removed and completely new graphical themed layout.)
April 2004 :-
Website moved from Freeserve to Tiscali Internet.
May 2007 :-
Moved website from Tiscali onto 1and1.co.uk server, also added a second domain name of www.burton-corps.org.uk
March 2012 :-
3rd Major redesign of the whole website - (rewrite the html code to bring the website up to 'XHTML 1.0 Transitional' standards, also now utilizing CSS sheets and incorporating some CSS3 features)

Technical Information

The site is maintained with Microsoft Expression Web 4.
The previous version was a rehash of old content and didn't correctly follow the HTML coding rules. This (4th version) site has a complete graphical design change and total rewrite of the XHTML source code, bringing it up to standard which should improve its download speed.
It has been designed to work best with Internet Explorer 8 and above, Firefox 8, Crome or Safrai 5. Using a minimum screen resolution of 1024*768.
The Java scripts for the 'lightbox effect' are fancyBox - jQuery Plugin Version 2.1.4 - January 10, 2013
http://fancyapps.com/fancybox/ : www.fancyapps.com/fancybox/#license
Copyright 2013 Janis Skarnelis.
I hope that this site will work on non-PC machines. I have not been able to test this as only having access to a PC.
If you do encounter any problems please let me know, so I can make the necessary adjustments.

Feedback Welcomed

I have tried to make this site informative, evangelistic and interesting. I really would appreciate your views, to help me develop this site in the direction it should go and the way our Lord wants me to take it.
Feel free to criticize, praise or suggest any changes or additions.