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All content featured across Des and Mick Online is copyright © Robert Williams 1985- unless otherwise stated, and may not be reproduced without the author's permission. Specific copyright details can be found near the bottom of each page.

Robert Williams has asserted his right to be identified as the author of The Chronicles of Des and Mick and Bones and Whoson stories in accordance with sections 77 and 78 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.

The stories on this website are works of fiction. Any real people, places, events or organisations that appear in the stories are used fictitiously. Where famous people appear in the stories, there is no implication that the stories depict real events or interests of the people portrayed.

The TV & Radio section and a small number of pages in other sections contain images, audio and video to which Des and Mick Online does not claim copyright over. We believe this is permitted under section 30.1 of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 ('fair dealing'). Acknowledgements can be found near the bottom of the relevant pages.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy describes how information is collected in connection with your access to this website. No personal data is collected about you unless you have voluntarily sent it to us via e-mail.

Usage data

Des and Mick Online uses Google Analytics, a widely used third party service, to track user behaviour across the website. The Des and Mick Online homepage and TV & Radio homepage are also tracked using a free third party service, eXTReME Tracking. The data these services collect includes your computer's IP address, operating system, browser type, ISP, geographical location, date and time of visit, time spent on website and referring web page. No information that can personally identify an individual, such as personal name or e-mail address, is collected, although GDPR regulations consider IP address to be personally identifiable information. Des and Mick Online does not make, and does not allow Google Analytics or eXTReME Tracking to make, any attempt to find out the identities of visitors to this website.

The data collected by eXTReME Tracking is publicly viewable by clicking the icons at the bottom of the aforementioned pages, or by clicking here and here. Please view eXTReME Tracking's Privacy Policy for further information.

The data collected by Google Analytics will never be shared with anyone else, besides Google itself. For more information on Google Analytics' data practices, please click here and here.


Cookies are small text files saved to your computer when you visit a website, which store tracking data and user preferences. These are widely used across the internet. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. You can delete any or all saved cookies from your computer at any time.

Des and Mick Online does not itself use cookies, however it does contain embedded content from third party websites, including YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. These websites may monitor your interaction with this content, which may involve the use of cookies. Please view their own privacy and cookie policies for further details. Google Analytics (see above) also makes use of cookies in order to provide its service.

The cookies banner that appears when you visit this website for the first time enables you to choose whether to accept or decline cookies on the website.

These policies does not apply to any websites you may subsequently visit, which will have their own cookie and privacy policies.

Links to other websites

Des and Mick Online is not responsible for the content of linked third party websites.

The Des and Mick Online homepage and contact pages contain embedded plug-ins for our associated social media pages, which may be viewed directly here: Facebook and Twitter. Audio and video content in the TV & Radio section is hosted by YouTube and may be viewed directly via our YouTube channel. Des and Mick Online is not responsible for any content that may be found linked to on these pages, such as 'related videos' on YouTube.

This page was last revised on 17th September 2018.