Privacy & Data Protection Policy
We respect your privacy and so we collect and process all data in accordance with UK data protection legislation currently in force.
This policy is effective from 23rd June 2010 but may be changed from time to time by updates to this page. Please review this policy on a regular basis to ensure that you are happy with it.
If you have any questions on our policy please email us.
Data that we will collect
In order to use our Services we need to collect certain data about you. In addition we prefer to collect some data about you for the purposes set out in the section headed ‘use of your data’ below. Some of the data that we collect will be personal data in that it will be capable of identifying you. For instance your name and address. When you register to use our services you will be given the option to opt out of some of the data collection activities that we do.
When you use our service we will collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:
- Data that you provide to us when you register for use of the site or our Services
- Data that you provide when you use any of the services that we provide
- Data about your computer such as your IP address and use of our site (eg. Frequency & length of visits, pages visited)
Use of your data
We will use personal data that we collect in the following ways:
- To provide and administer the Services to you
- To administer our loyalty card scheme
- To operate the site from a technical and practical perspective
- For internal record keeping
- To personalise your use of the site (for instance, to follow up on purchases made on the site)
- For the purposes of customer care (for instance, responding to complaints)
In addition to the use of your information as we have described above we may (if you have specifically opted in on registration with us) use your personal data to send you emails and marketing communications from us and from third parties.
Our use of your data for the above purposes may require us to pass on the information to third parties.
Overseas transfers of data
Information that we collect from you may be processed by us in any country in which we operate or by third parties in any country. Some of those countries (for instance the United States) do not have data protection laws in place that are equivalent to those in the UK and your rights in those countries may not be as strong. You expressly consent to those transfers.
‘Cookies’ and internet tags
We may also use Internet tags in combination with cookies on this website, and may deploy these tags through a third-party advertising partner. We use this technology to help us analyse the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns. The third-party partner may be able to collect anonymous aggregated data about visitors to other sites, because of these Internet tags and cookies.
Transactions over the internet are not in themselves secure so we cannot guarantee the security of the personal data that you provide to us. We will however take reasonable technical and organisational measures to prevent the loss or corruption of your data in accordance with UK data protection legislation.
Third Party Websites.
If you are unhappy with our policy you may at any time amend the permissions that you have given in relation to use of your data by accessing your account on the website or by clicking the unsubscribe link in any emails that we send you
You may also ask us to provide details of the personal information that we hold about you if you want this please email us.
We may charge a fee for providing this information.
If you think any information we have about you is incorrect or incomplete,please email us as soon as possible.
The Google Analytics features we have implemented are based on Display Advertising (e.g., Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, the DoubleClick Campaign Manager Integration, or Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting).
Using the Google Ads Settings, users can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads.
We use Remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online.
Third-party vendors, including Google, may show your ads on sites across the Internet.
We and other third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on someone’s past visits to your website.
We and other third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to report how your ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to your site.