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:
information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views;
information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters; and
any other information that you choose to send to us.
3. Using your personal data
send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications;
send to you our newsletter and other marketing communications (relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you by post or, where you have specifically agreed to this, by email or similar technology (you can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications to be sent by contacting us; and
deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website.
We will not without your express consent provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.
4. Other disclosures
to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings; and
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);
International data transfers
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 servers. All electronic transactions you make to or receive from us will be encrypted. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.
6. Policy ammendments
You may instruct us to provide you with any personal information we hold about you. Provision of such information may be subject to the payment of a fee (currently fixed at £10.00). You may instruct us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes at any time. (In practice, you will usually either expressly agree in advance to our use of your personal data for marketing purposes, or we will provide you with an opportunity to opt-out of the use of your personal data for marketing purposes.)
7. Third party websites
The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.
8. Updating Information
Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.
Our marketing team use all sorts of fantastic tools to help us spread the sparkle and glow to people like you. We’ve always had an ethos of never collecting personal data, or sharing personal data in anyway shape or form. There are a few new technologies that simply place an anonymous, unidentifiable, secure cookie on your device (can easily be cleared with a quick browser cookie clean, under history settings) – This technology (remarketing) simply allows us to show you relevant adverts on sites within our network. Money from these adverts goes to help those sites support their running costs, so it works out well for all. Relevant ads to you, exposure for us and a bit of revenue to other sites that you care about. If you ever have any questions, please feel free to email us and we’ll be happy to answer all of your questions transparently. You can easily opt out of those ads, by clicking the little box in the top right hand corner of the advert. We also promise to keep it subtle and have no intention of going all salesy on you now or in the future.