Privacy Policy

Confidentiality and security

We are committed to protecting your privacy when you use this web site. The information that we collect is only used to make it easier for your work with our website and to allow us to improve the site. This privacy policy covers the treatment of personal data that we might collect when you e-mail us, or when you complete and submit an online form on our website.

When completing forms you may be asked for personal information such as name, address, postcode etc.  It is only when you supply this type of information that you can be personally identified.  Information we collect from visitors will only be used to develop and improve our site or to respond to you where necessary.

This personal data is held in accordance with all current legislation.  We will not sell or rent your personal data to anyone, or use the data for any other purpose than that for which it was originally collected.  And you have the right to access the personal information we hold about you at any time.

Complaints, requests for information and general queries

Any information provided will only be used for the purpose of administering your complaint, request for information or general queries.

Photographs

We welcome photographs and graphics to accompany articles or information about village organisations, groups, companies or  events. We reserve the right to crop and re-size images in order to meet layout requirements.

If you supply photographs or other images together with information for publication on this site we will assume that (a) you own the copyright for those photographs and (b) you are granting permission for their publication on this site. If you provide details of a web site associated with your article we will assume that we are entitled to publish a logo and other images from from that web site as part of promoting your information. If you askus to display a copyright notice with any image we will do so.

If you are concerned about any photograph published on this site please contact the editor by email to signposteditor@gmail.com with a link to the offending image.

Email alerts and newsletters

If you sign up to receive our e-newsletter alert, we will use the information you give us to provide the service you have requested. We may occasionally contact newsletter alert subscribers to help us evaluate and improve the service that we offer.

If you inform us that you wish to cancel a subscription we will remove you from our mailing list and your details will be deleted from our records.

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored by your browser in the cookie directory on your computer’s hard drive and do not expire at the end of your session. Cookies do not contain any personal information about you and cannot be used to identify an individual user but they can enable some websites to recognise your logons and passwords when you return to that website.  If you choose not to accept the cookie, this will not affect your access to the majority of facilities available on our websites.

We use cookies for collecting non personal user information from our site and do not collect any information about you except that required for the system administration of this website.

You can delete any cookies stored by us by clicking here: DELETE COOKIES

Also you can delete cookies manually in your browser through the Tools – Options – Privacy (Firefox), Settings – Content – Cookies (Chrome) or  Internet Options – Privacy (Internet Explorer) menus.

Changes to this privacy policy

If our privacy policy changes in any way, this page will be updated with the new version.