THE DPA & GDPR MAY 2018
This website complies with the DPA (Data Protection Act 1998) and already complies with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) which comes into effect from May 2018. The business will update this policy accordingly after the completion of the UK’s exit from the European Union.
We collect only personal information about you, such as your name, address, email address, or telephone number that you voluntarily provide to us. For example, we may receive personal information about you when you send us an email through our website or make a direct enquiry/booking. Users contacting us through this website do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. We do not sell any personal information we receive to any third party, nor will we add such information to any bulk email list.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
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LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES AND THIRD PARTIES
EMAIL MAILING LIST & MARKETING MESSAGES
THE TYPE OF INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT ABOUT YOU INCLUDES:
- Your Name
- Telephone Number
- Email Address
We will only contact you when we believe our offers or promotions will be of interest or suitable for your needs. Should you wish to not be included in any communications or mailings, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY & USAGE
The business adopts a Social Media Policy to ensure business is conducted accordingly online. While we may have official profiles on social media platforms users are advised to verify authenticity of such profiles before engaging with, or sharing information with such profiles. We will never ask for user passwords or personal details on social media platforms. Users are advised to conduct themselves appropriately when engaging with the business on social media.
There may be instances where the website features social sharing buttons, which help share web content directly from web pages to the respective social media platforms. You use social sharing buttons at your own discretion and accept that doing so may publish content to your social media profile feed or page.