Who we are

Our website address is: https://hinckleychummies.co.uk.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We collect and process information about you such as your IP address, geographical location, device, browser type and version, operating system and visiting patterns in order to carry out research on demographics and behaviours  for the purposes of improving our website and to enhance your web experience with us.

You may be asked for information about yourself such as your name and email address when you complete our contact form.  You are under no obligation to provide this information but if you do not, we may not be able to provide you with the best service.  

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your hard drive to store and sometimes track information about your activity on a website. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that. However, you may not be able to take full advantage of a website if you do so. First party cookies are specific to the server that created them and cannot be accessed by other servers which means they cannot be used to track your movements around the web. Third party cookies are added by scripts added to the website, examples include Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Although they do identify a user’s computer, cookies do not personally identify customers or passwords. Credit card information is not stored in cookies.

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Our website contains links to the sites of third parties. When you visit these sites, we suggest you read their privacy policies. Hinckley Chummies is not responsible for the privacy policies or content of such sites.

We use Google Analytics on our website for statistical and performance purposes.  More information on Google’s privacy policy can be found at https://www.google/policies/privacy/.

Embedded content from other websites

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

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with anyone other than as stated in this document.

How long we retain your data

We will retain the data relating to your use for only as long as it is necessary in relation to the reasons we have set out above. 

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where the information is stored

Information which you submit via our website is stored on a computer located in the European Economic Area.  In addition, if you use our services while you are outside the EEA, your information may be transferred outside the EEA in order to provide you with those services. 

Your contact information

You can contact us at hinckleychummies@gmail.com.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorised personnel have access to user information. With regard to our website, we use secure server software (SSL) to encrypt data. While we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of data will not occur, we use our best efforts to prevent this.