Terms and Conditions


The Fish Followers Society, also known as ‘FFS’, is a subsidiary of Sober Fish, also known as ‘The Sober Fish Story’

1                THE TERMS

  • The Fish Followers Society offers a friendly online community space within a closed Facebook group. Special features will include Facebook Live videos, motivational videos, personal experience support and interaction with other users.
  • An internet connection is required to access the group.

1.3            You should read these Terms carefully before signing up to a membership of The Fish Followers Society.

1.4            By subscribing to The Fish Follower Society and indicating your consent, you agree to be bound by these Terms and the conditions referred to in them.

1.5            If you do not agree with, or accept any of these Terms, you should not subscribe to The Fish Followers Society and withdraw immediately.

1.6            We can make reasonable changes to these terms (and conditions) at any time. These terms were last updated on 26 May 2019.

1.7            If you have any questions or complaints, please contact us by e-mail: Dawn@soberfish.co.uk

2               THE MEMBERSHIP

2.1            Your membership is a monthly membership which covers a period of one month from the start date or until payments are cancelled.

2.2            Memberships (either new or renewing) may take up to 3/5 working days to implement in full.

2.3            All memberships are discretionary and can be revoked at any time if these terms and conditions are not adhered to.

2.4            We will not be held liable for or responsible for any failure to perform any of our obligations within this membership site that may be caused by any event that is beyond our reasonable control.

2.5            We may decide to increase the membership fees at any time but will give you a minimum of 1 months’ notice beforehand. If you have chosen an annual membership, any increase for the following year will be notified at least 1 month prior to the end of your existing plan.

3               YOUR SUBSCRIPTION

3.1            Your subscription will be paid by PayPal in GBP sterling.

3.2            You must be at least 18 years old to subscribe to The Fish Followers Society.

3.3            Members are responsible for ensuring their subscription fees are paid in full and on time.

3.4            Once you have paid your subscription, you will receive a link by an email. Follow this link to complete your registration form and you will then be added to the closed Facebook group.

3.5            On rare occasions, we may be unable accept your subscription. This maybe for a variety of reasons which may include

(a)              there is a conflict of interest

(b)              you are not allowed to buy the subscription

(c)              we suspect that you intend to use The Fish Followers Society for your own commercial gain

(d)              your payment could not be authorised

This list is not exhaustive

3.6            You have a right to cancel your subscription anytime and you do not have to provide a reason. If you wish to cancel, please do so via PayPal. Once a cancellation notification has been received by us, you                      will be automatically removed from the closed Facebook group.

3.7             If your request to join The Fish Followers Society is declined and payment already made, you will be refunded via PayPal. This may take up to 10 working days.

3.8             We reserve the right to suspend/cancel your subscription at any time without warning.

4                THE SOCIETY

4.1              Confirmed membership to The Fish Followers Society is intended for your own personal and non-commercial use only.

4.2              You remain fully responsible for anything that you post. You should remain respectful of other members views and opinions, and refrain from posting any offensive, discriminatory, unlawful or harassing content.

4.3               It is your responsibility to keep your password and any other personal details confidential.

4.4                We are not medically trained, nor do we hold professional qualifications. We simply offer an online community using personal experience and expertise. Any information given should not be construed as medical advice.

4.5             The Fish Followers Society follows the guidelines of UK law. If you choose to access the Society from locations outside of the UK, you are responsible for compliance with local laws where they are applicable.

4.6             We will endeavour, where possible, to keep The Fish Followers Society available to you.  We cannot, however, be held accountable if external issues prevent your access to the group.  Similarly, the site cannot be constantly monitored for 24 hours a day at this time so please bear with us during UK off-peak hours.

4.7              We cannot guarantee the security of social media platforms used by us or that any information that you supply via these platforms will be kept confidential. You should be mindful about sharing anything you may regard as confidential, commercially sensitive or valuable.