We collect information from you in a number of ways, for example when you:
We won’t collect or record your personal information unless you choose to give it us.
We use the information you give us in the following ways:
We protect the privacy of everyone using our website and comply with the United Kingdom Data Protection Act, 1998. The Act includes strict rules on the storage and disclosure of the information you give us and is designed to prevent unauthorised access or loss of your information.
Read the Data Protection Act
We use secure server software (SSL) to encrypt any financial information you send when you donate or buy something. This software encrypts all your personal data so that these details cannot be accessed as they are transferred to us over the internet.
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You can turn off cookies at any time, if you do you may notice that the site does not work as well and you may not be able to use every service.
Here are some of the tools and services that we use which rely on cookies:
We use Google Analytics to understand how the site is being used so that we can improve it for other visitors. The data we collect is always anonymous.
You should also be aware that these websites are likely to be collecting information about you and your use of the internet. Check the policies of each site to find out how they collect information and how to opt out or delete the information.
We use a number of external web services on our site to display content within our web pages. For example, to display video we use YouTube. As with the social buttons, we cannot prevent these sites, or external domains, from collecting information on your use of the content we embed on our site.
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. The help function of your web browser will tell you how.