Copyright in a nutshell.

You are not authorised to download, copy,store or transfer any of the images displayed on this website. Unauthorised use of our images falls under the Theft Act 1968 and the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.


Nick Walker/Sport Picture Library (SPL) owns exclusive intellectual copyright of the images displayed on this web site. Under no circumstances will ownership or intellectual copyright be transferred to another person, organisation, group or company.

Web Site

Access to images on this site does not authorize their use. You are not permitted to copy, download, publish, reproduce, re-post, duplicate, re- transmit, store, or distribute any site content, or part of it, unless authorised to do so.

Image Licences

You are not purchasing the image or its copyright. You are purchasing a license to use the image as agreed. The fee depends on how the image is utilised and calculated on the print run, image size, territories (country), whether exclusive or non exclusive use is required. The invoice will stipulate the usage terms and conditions and no deviation from this licence will be permitted. We rely on the good faith of our clients' and the information supplied. We charge for additional uses that are not part of the license agreed.


Nick Walker/SPL will not be held responsible, in any way whatsoever, for any kind of civil or criminal proceedings or subsequent damages, either express or implied, from the use of our image(s). Any subsequent law suit(s) or out of Court compensation claim(s), which may arise from unauthorized use, or any transgression of another's rights, from the use of one of our images will be your, or your companies, full responsibility to, resolve, defend or compensate any claimants.

Image Misuse.

It is not the responsibility of Nick Walker/SPL to check whether or not the use of an image(s) contravenes copyright, privacy, publicity or any other laws(s) resulting from misuse an image(s) whether digital or analogue images, including prints.


Even though every effort is made to ensure content accuracy we are unable to guarantee complete accuracy of the material on this site including metadata (file info).

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