Terms and Conditions
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We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
(1) What information do we collect?
We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
a. information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views)
b. information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us
c. information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters any other information that you choose to send to us.
A cookie consists of information sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.
We may use both session cookies and persistent cookies on the website. We will use the session cookies to keep track of you whilst you navigate the website and how you interact with the site. We will use the persistent cookies to enable our website to recognise you when you visit.
Session cookies will be deleted from your computer when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specified expiry date.
(3) Using your personal data
We may use your personal information to:
a. administer the website
b. improve your browsing experience by personalising the website
c. enable your use of the services available on the website
d. send you general communications
e. send you email notifications which you have specifically requested
f. send to you our newsletter and other marketing communications relating to our business (or the businesses of carefully-selected third parties) which we think may be of interest to you, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can unsubscribe at any time if you no longer wish to receive marketing communications)
g. provide third parties with statistical information about our users, but this information will not be used to identify any individual user
h. deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website
Without your express consent we will not provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.
We may disclose information about you in the following circumstances:
a. to the extent that we are required to do so by law
b. in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings
c. in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk)
(5) Security of your personal data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.
We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure password-protected servers.
Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
(6) Policy amendments
(7) Your rights
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you.
You may instruct us not to process your personal data for any purposes by email at any time. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org in this instance.
(8) Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
(9) Updating information
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.