Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs the way this website brianford.co.uk collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users of this website.

Personal identification information

Personal identification information may be collected from users in a variety of ways, including but not limited to, when users visit this website and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources made available on this website.  Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address or phone number.

Personal identification information is only collected from users if the user voluntarily submits such information.  users can always refuse to supply personal identification information, though refusal to supply information may prevent them from engaging in certain website related activities.

Any information sent to this website by email or by any other means will be treated in the strictest confidence.  Names, email addresses, mailing addresses, phone numbers and the contents of emails or conversations etc., will not be forwarded, published on this website, or in any way passed on to a third party without the originators permission.

Non-personal identification information

This website may collect non-personal identification information about users whenever they interact with this website.  Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about the users means of connection to this website, such as the operating system, the internet service provider and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

This website may use cookies to enhance user experience.  The user’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them.  The user may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert the user when cookies are being sent, if the user does so, note that some parts of this website may not function properly.  By using this website the user signifies acceptance of the use of cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this website may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles etc.).  Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about the user, use cookies, embed additional third party tracking and monitor user interaction with that embedded content, including tracing user interaction with the embedded content if the user has an account and is logged into that website.

How information is collected and used

This website collects and uses user’s personal information for the following purposes:

This website will only use information that is necessary for the purpose for which it has been collected.  Any contact information users provide will only be used to send users information pertaining to their enquiry, request or questions.

This website does not use personal information to create any form of mailing list or newsletter.

This website will never send users junk email.

This website does not ask for bank details or credit card information.

How long data is retained

All user personal data such as name, email address, mailing address and telephone number are deleted after an enquiry, request or question has been answered.

Cookies which enable this website to function properly and enhance user experience will last for varying lengths of time depending on their function.

How user information is protected

This website uses appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of user personal information and data.

Rights users have over data

Users can request that any personal data about them is erased.

Changes to this privacy policy

This website has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time.  Users are encouraged to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how this website is helping to protect the user information which is collected.  Users acknowledge it is the user responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

User acceptance of these terms

By using this website, users signify acceptance of this policy.  If users do not agree to this policy, please do not use this website.  Users continued use of the website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed acceptance of those changes.